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Life in Lebanon Is Worse Than During the Darkest Days of Civil War

Najla Chahda | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK
Najla Chahda

In the days leading up to 15th March, the third anniversary of the start of the conflict, people all over the world will be holding vigils to remind their governments that giving up on Syria is not an option.

We Must Not Ignore Syria's Refugees

Najla Chahda | Posted 14.10.2013 | UK
Najla Chahda

Lebanon has a population of just over four million, and we are now hosting more than one million Syrians. With the history of conflict in this country, it is our natural instinct to welcome refugees, but we are being overwhelmed. People are extremely worried about the pressure on the economy, about the increase in crime, and of course about the sharp rise in sectarian violence.

TV Presenter Strips For Playboy & Reveals She's Giving Up Showbiz To Be A Carer For The Terminally-Ill

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 15.03.2013 | UK

A TV presenter has stripped off for Playboy – as she announces her retirement from showbiz in order to be a carer for the terminally ill. Cathy ...

'Beast Jesus' Artist Is Back

The Huffington Post UK | Sam Parker | Posted 11.02.2013 | Home

Cecilia Gímenez is back. An original painting by the 80-year-old Spaniard, whose attempt to restore a 19th-century Ecce Homo prompted hilarity ar...

When the Storms Roll in, Let Us Be Mindful of the Poorest

Bishop Theotonius Gomes | Posted 13.01.2013 | UK
Bishop Theotonius Gomes

Research by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) found that natural disasters between 1980 and 2002 caused an average of 17 deaths per windstorm in the US, compared to nearly 2,000 in Bangladesh.