A US and Russian astronaut have made an emergency landing following a rocket failure on a mission to the International Space Station. Shortly after lift-off, the Soyuz rocket was reported to have suffered significant engine failures - an unprecedented mishap for the Russian space programme.
At a new private museum in Lebanon, a contemporary sculpture of a mortar missile is displayed alongside millenia-old statues retrieved from the bottom of the sea. Named after the Mesopotamian god of wisdom, the Nabu Museum opened in late September to showcase the cultural wealth of an ancient region devastated by conflict.
Kataeb leader Samy Gemayel on Thursday hailed the move made by Annahar newspaper which went out in blank pages this morning, deeming it as a booming message.