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Recipes By Marlene Matar

Call it fast food if you like, but your stomach will tell you otherwise. Read on to see our choices for the best from across the globe!

Stuffed Zucchinis And Peppers

This classic Turkish dish was brought by the Ottomans but has undergone a Libyan makeover. The steamed version is deliciously moist, and the mint makes it refreshing on a hot summer’s day.

Anna Vissi

A personality that is a symbol of modern day Greece. A force to be reckoned with. A trendsetter. A superstar. An icon. These are simple…

Documentarian Talal Derki Earns Oscars Nom

In “Of Fathers and Sons,” Documentarian Talal Derki returns to his native Syria and gains the trust of Abu Osama, a founder of the Al Qaeda-affiliated Al Nusra Front. Believing in an Islamic caliphate, Abu Osama indoctrinates his sons in his beliefs, sending the...

‘Capernaum,’ The Chaos Of Lebanon

From A Homeless Child’s Perspective Heard on Weekend Edition Sunday In 'Capernaum,' The Chaos Of Lebanon From A Homeless Child's Perspective December 16, 20188:03 AM ET 6:06 LULU GARCIA-NAVARRO, HOST: OK. This is the time of year when film critics announce their best...

Best Winter Festival 2019

ALO visited the top winter festivals across the globe and is pleased to announce the top choice... MOSCOW — Journey to Christmas (which started on December 14th and continues through January 13th) capsulizes an entire month with dozens of festival venues perfectly...