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01 August 2014, 18:46 Statement issued by Rabieh: The conferees agreed to maintain contacts over the new wage scale.
01 August 2014, 18:40 MTV: The meeting between Aoun and Hassan Khalil was not positive and no solutions regarding the wage scale have been reached until the moment.
01 August 2014, 18:31 OTV: The meeting between Aoun and ministers Khalil and Bou Saab has ended.
01 August 2014, 18:23 Al-Jadeed: Finance Minister Khalil is meeting with MP Michel Aoun in the presence of Education Minister Bou Saab, amid close viewpoints regarding the new wage scale.
01 August 2014, 17:10 Ex-PM Saad Hariri: Saudi King Abdullah raised the alarm in his speech, warning the international community of the dangers in failing to take quick and serious initiatives to combat terrorism.
01 August 2014, 16:39 The ISF Intelligence Bureau arrested in Naameh a Syrian man on charges of riding a motorbike without legal papers while carrying a quantity of hashish.
01 August 2014, 16:29 OTV: Two rockets hit the Hermel region after being fired from the Eastern Mountain Belt.
01 August 2014, 16:04 Free Sunnis of Baalbek Brigade: We have recruited several members who will operate in sensitive places in the "Crusader state" and they will become active in the appropriate time and when needed.
01 August 2014, 15:03 SCC chief Hanna Gharib: We warn against manipulating the official school certificates and against giving school statements to students.
01 August 2014, 15:02 SCC chief Hanna Gharib: We'll continue to boycott the correction of official exams in response to the procrastination in approving the wage scale.
01 August 2014, 14:57 SCC after meeting Khalil: Discussions over the new wage scale have returned to square one.
01 August 2014, 14:49 Khalil: Speaker Nabih Berri will call for a parliamentary session to endorse the new pay hike as soon as we reach common ground.
01 August 2014, 14:48 Khalil: We are not the only party responsible for the delay but we are keen to continue discussions regarding the new wage scale.
01 August 2014, 14:47 Finance Minister Ali Hassan Khalil after a meeting with an SCC delegation: The sharp differences over the funding of the new pay hike remain.
01 August 2014, 14:42 Military sources to LBCI: A Lebanese woman strapped with an explosive belt was detained in the town of Aaironiyeh in the north. She is reportedly the wife of a Roumieh inmate.
01 August 2014, 12:56 NNA: Two people were wounded when their vehicle overturned in the Wadi Jilo area in Jwayya in Tyre.
01 August 2014, 12:38 MTV: Syrian warplanes carried out raids on al-Ajram and al-Samarani areas on the outskirts of Arsal.
01 August 2014, 12:35 Saniora: The Mustaqbal bloc has repeatedly said that the regional developments are the product of dictatorships and Lebanon has suffered a lot from such regimes.
01 August 2014, 12:34 Saniora: Some sides are using Islam as an excuse to commit their crimes.
01 August 2014, 12:34 Saniora: Our talks with al-Rahi also addressed regional developments that violate Islamic and humanitarian principles.
01 August 2014, 12:33 Saniora: The elections should not be linked to regional developments.
01 August 2014, 12:33 Saniora: Our talks with al-Rahi tackled the boycott of the elections and efforts to end the obstruction of the polls.
01 August 2014, 12:32 Saniora: Presidential elections sessions should no longer be obstructed.
01 August 2014, 12:32 Saniora: The fatal vacuum is having negative repercussions on various fields.
01 August 2014, 12:31 Saniora: No other issue takes precedence over the election of a president.
01 August 2014, 12:31 Saniora: The presidential vacuum is fatal to Lebanon.
01 August 2014, 12:30 Mustaqbal bloc chief MP Fouad Saniora after meeting al-Rahi: We held talks on the presidential elections.
01 August 2014, 11:02 VDL (100.5): A delegation from al-Mustaqbal parliamentary bloc arrived in Bkirki for talks with al-Rahi.
01 August 2014, 10:53 Qahwaji in Order of the Day: We have taken an oath to make the army the guardian of the national unity and coexistence.
01 August 2014, 10:29 VDL (100.5): PM Tammam Salam is holding talks with General Prosecutor Judge Samir Hammoud.
01 August 2014, 09:06 MP Ammar Houri to Free Lebanon radio: The Lebanese army is stronger when it becomes the sole defender of the nation.
01 August 2014, 09:02 General Prosecutor in the South Judge Samih al-Hajj passed away following an illness.
01 August 2014, 09:02 Minister Ghazi Zoaiter to VDL (93.3): The March 8 and 14 camps should take a united political stand, especially regarding the army and the harm done to its determination.
01 August 2014, 08:54 MP Kazem al-Kheir to VDL (93.3): Saniora, Abou Faour, Adwan and Khalil's meeting put the new pay hike consultations on the right track.
01 August 2014, 08:36 Security forces arrested 64 individuals throughout Lebanon for committing various crimes.
31 July 2014, 22:10 Finance Minister Ali Hassan Khalil: Meetings with parliamentary bloc were already scheduled and are not a result of today's talks at ex-PM Saniora's house.
31 July 2014, 22:01 Al-Jadeed: A meeting got underway at ex-PM Saniora's house to look into the new wage scale impasse, with the participation of Finance Minister Ali Hassan Khalil, Health Minister Wael Abou Faour and LF bloc MP George Adwan.
31 July 2014, 20:16 LBCI: The family of Asaad Shaghouri, the Lebanese consul in Benin, said robbery might have been the motive behind his assassination, but added that it could also be due to business rivalry.
31 July 2014, 20:11 Finance Minister Ali Hassan Khalil to al-Jadeed: The small deficit in al-Iskan is normal and I think banks should reevaluate funding this institution.
31 July 2014, 20:05 Top security official to MTV: We do not have any information on a plan to carry out abductions in the North to exchange the kidnapped with Roumieh prisoners. We are persecuting all ISIL members and they do not have the capability to execute such a plan.
31 July 2014, 19:54 MTV: Ex-PM Saniora and Health Minister Wael Abou Faour will hold talks on the new wage scale tonight and the latter has several suggested solutions that, if al-Mustaqbal agrees on, the new wage scale would be adopted.
31 July 2014, 19:53 MTV: The extension of the parliament's term has become inevitable and is agreed on in a comprehensive agreement that includes the new wage scale.
31 July 2014, 19:53 Change and Reform bloc MP Simon Abi Ramia to OTV: We told General Basbous to preserve sectarian balance in the ISF.
31 July 2014, 19:33 Al-Manar: A car overturned on the Nahr al-Litani road, leading to the death of one person from the Doghman family while his fiance was injured in the accident.
31 July 2014, 19:02 Free Sunnis of Baalbek Brigade addressing Interior Minister Mashnouq: Your orders that are being carried out by your mice in several regions will not prevent us from targeting them anytime we desire.
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