66% of registered Lebanese expats in Qatar vote in parliamentary polls

66% of registered Lebanese expats in Qatar vote in parliamentary polls

Some 66% of registered Lebanese expatriates in Qatar have cast their vote in the parliamentary elections.

Iran hails Hezbollah 'victory' in Lebanon poll

Iran hails Hezbollah 'victory' in Lebanon poll

A senior Iranian official on Tuesday hailed the "victory" of Hezbollah in Lebanese elections as a success in the "fight against Israel" and the United States, the state broadcaster reported.

70 years on, pen pals connect over Internet

70 years on, pen pals connect over Internet

They say absence makes the heart grow fonder, but this is ridiculous. Lois Csontos-Nielsen and Freda Jones have been friends for 70 years. They have been in each other’s presence exactly four times — an average of once every 17 1/2 years.