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31 July 2014, 18:18 Six Palestinians were killed in two Israeli strikes on the Gaza Strip.
31 July 2014, 17:50 UNRWA chief to U.N. Council: Palestinians are "facing a precipice."
31 July 2014, 17:50 U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is still hoping to reach a ceasefire in Gaza.
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31 July 2014, 18:23 SCC head Hanna Gharib: We have not received anything about the new wage scale and all what we know we were informed about in the media. I repeat that we are holding onto all our rights.
31 July 2014, 18:14 Bou Saab: We have many options and there is no final solution. I could take a decision that does not please the SCC.
31 July 2014, 18:13 Bou Saab: Berri assured that there would be no legislation at the parliament without the new wage scale.
31 July 2014, 18:11 Bou Saab: From this moment until the beginning of next week at most we should reach a solution along with the SCC.
31 July 2014, 18:10 Bou Saab: I have said before that no statements will be issued and no correction of exams will take place without SCC's approval and I haven't changed my opinion. I will not oblige anyone to correct exams.
31 July 2014, 18:09 Bou Saab: The SCC and I are on in this crisis and I tell the Committee that the minister should stand by the students alo because they are suffering as well. We hope the SCC would listen to students.
31 July 2014, 18:08 Bou Saab: I asked the SCC to think about a solution to push for the adoption of the new wage scale, and I noted that a parliamentary session might not be held for political reasons.
31 July 2014, 18:07 Bou Saab: March 14 and al-Mustaqbal Movement support adopting the new wage scale but it's apparent that it will not be adopted soon. Speaker Berri assured that any decision will not pass unless the new wage scale becomes in force.
31 July 2014, 18:06 Bou Saab: The presidential vacuum is starting to reflect on the legislative work and the cabinet's work. The new wage scale is a barrier standing between the SCC and its decision to correct official exams.
31 July 2014, 18:06 Education Minister Elias Bou Saab: If we do not agree on issuing the new wage scale ASAP, the future of students would slide into the unknown.
31 July 2014, 17:47 NNA: The Lebanese community in Libya called on national authorities to take quick steps to evacuate the expats because of the security situation's deterioration.
31 July 2014, 17:46 FPM chief MP Aoun lamented a time in which kids are being massacred in Gaza and adults killed in Mosul amid international and accomplices' silence.
31 July 2014, 17:22 LF leader Samir Geagea: Lebanon has gone back to the pre-historic phase, not because of ISIL's acts, but because of some factions' obstruction of the presidential vote.
31 July 2014, 17:02 NNA: The release of Nicols al-Murr took place in al-Khraybeh area in eastern Baalbek and no ransom was paid in the process.
31 July 2014, 16:57 Kataeb political bureau: We refuse turning Arsal into a region of military confrontation between supporters and opponents of the Syrian regime.
31 July 2014, 16:17 Al-Jadeed: Citizen Nicolas al-Murr has been released after a brief abduction from the Bekaa's Talya.
31 July 2014, 15:57 Jaras Scoop: A huge blaze erupted near Mont La Salle school in Ain Saadeh, and civil defense forces rushed to the area to extinguish it.
31 July 2014, 15:57 Jaras Scoop: Marwa Ali Khalil, 11, and her sister Mariam, 7, were rescued from the Basri river near the town of Joun and they were transferred to the Iqlim and Kharroub hospital. They are both in a critical condition.
31 July 2014, 15:55 Al-Jadeed: Unknown assailants kidnapped N. al-Murr, who resides in the Bekaa town of Talya, after claiming that they were members of the military police.
31 July 2014, 14:42 VDL (100.5): The relatives of the Algerian plane victims held a meeting with FM Bassil and General Prosecutor Judge Samir Hammoud in presence of an aviation expert.
31 July 2014, 13:56 MTV: A rocket from Syrian territories landed in the town of Hermel.
31 July 2014, 11:04 Gasoline prices decreased by LL400 and diesel by lL200.
31 July 2014, 09:30 MP Fadi Karam to Future TV: If Hizbullah agreed to allow Geagea to reach the presidency post then it has changed its perspective.
31 July 2014, 09:27 Security forces arrested 21 individuals throughout Lebanon for committing various crimes.
31 July 2014, 09:03 MP Walid Sukkarieh to VDL (93.3): Terrorism is the greatest security challenge in Lebanon and we demand the army be granted sufficient support to fight it.
31 July 2014, 08:55 The army detained six Syrians in the eastern town of Arsal over suspicious links to armed groups.
31 July 2014, 08:36 MP Farid al-Khazen to VDL (100.5): We are seeking to hold the presidential elections as soon as possible.
31 July 2014, 08:31 MP Jamal al-Jarrah to VDL (100.5): Positive consultations are looming regarding the new pay hike for public employees.
31 July 2014, 07:30 The UNIFIL handed over to Lebanese security forces shepherd Ismail Khalil Nabaa, who was kidnapped by Israeli army.
30 July 2014, 22:45 The army confirmed in a statement that two rockets fired from the Eastern Mountain Belt had landed in the vicinity of Hermel without causing casualties.
30 July 2014, 20:08 LBCI: Reservation is surrounding the investigation in Air Algerie plane's crash, and what has been revealed is that it dropped very fast, hitting the ground and then it crashed.
30 July 2014, 19:52 MTV: The August 12 parliamentary session dedicated for electing a new president will not be different from the previous ones; there will be no quorum and no president.
30 July 2014, 19:52 MTV: A discussion will kick off tomorrow over extending the mandate of the parliament, which has become a fait accompli.
30 July 2014, 19:50 LF MP George Adwan to Future TV: We will remain stuck in the obstruction phase and FPM leader General Aoun must offer concessions to end the obstruction.
30 July 2014, 19:42 Al-Mayadeen: Two rockets fired from the Eastern Mountain Range have landed in the vicinity of the town of Hermel.
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