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August 28, 2014

Signs of fatigue and exhaustion were quite obvious on George's face in Tunisia. (Image: Facebook)
10:20 GMT

George Wassouf was taken out of Tunisia airport on a wheelchair. Is everything alright?

What's the big deal if Amr Diab is Yemeni anyway? (Image: Facebook)
09:13 GMT

New claims suggest that "Amr Diab" is the Egyptian singer's STAGE NAME and that he's originally from Yemen!

BA Chamber Orchestra, performs tangos and film music on 10 Aug. (Image: BA Arts Center)
07:52 GMT

On Saturday 30 August, Bibliotheca Alexandrina Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Hisham Gabr, will perform music from well-known movies and Broadway musicals.

Russell has been vocal in his criticism of the media coverage of the Israel-Gaza conflict. Particularly in his satirical YouTube series, The Trews. (Image: YouTube still)
07:43 GMT

Russell Brand opposes anti-Semitism after death threats: 'We must disavow all forms of prejudice that lead to exclusion and execution.'

August 27, 2014

Tip of the iceberg.. When Egypt's belly dancing queen tips the bucket over hips first, it all goes belly's up!
13:27 GMT

It's not over till the Middle East freezes over! Another one bites the ice as belly dancing (ice) queen Fifi Abdo tips the ice bucket and takes the challenge on, hips first!

Syrian actor Tayem Hasan
12:40 GMT

Ramadan 2015 line up: Tayem has taken the place of famous Syrian actor Abid Fahed in the drama after the latter suddenly announced the breaking of his contract with the company 'Al Sabah' during a television interview.

August 26, 2014

Jumana says that she has no intention of quitting her acting job! (Image: Facebook)
14:54 GMT

Rumor has it that Jumana Murad is quitting acting. Could her new hubby have anything to do with it?

Qamar and Mehiar are still in love after many years of marriage and romance. (Image: Albawaba edit)
13:31 GMT

Syrian actors Qamar Khalaf & Mehiar Khodoor are now the proud parents of a baby girl - and it's their first child!

Robin's tribute, which saw him make fun of women in Hijab, offended many people around the world. (Image: Albawaba edit)
11:44 GMT

Billy Crystal leads Robin Williams Emmys tribute, but then offends some with "racist" joke about Iranian woman.

Will we see a collaboration between Van Damme and Elsaka soon? (Image: Albawaba edit)
11:06 GMT

Ahmed Elsaka is a very lucky man! He's been receiving some special voice messages from the handsome Jean Claude van Damme!

The moment Assaf had sand poured all over him in support of Gaza. (Image: YouTube)
08:52 GMT

Mohammad Assaf joined the line-up of people taking on the #RubbleBucketChallenge in support of Gaza.

August 25, 2014

Nour el Sherif is the leading male actor in "Cairo Time." (Image: Facebook)
14:09 GMT

Nour el Sherif and Mervat Amin are set to return in a new film after 14 years of not working together!

Gary poses with his "Since I Saw You Last" tour DVD! (Image: Facebook)
13:34 GMT

Take That frontman Gary Barlow to close his "Since I Saw You Last" tour in the UAE.

Will "Engineer" Youssef win his District's upcoming Parliamentary elections? (Image: Facebook)
12:26 GMT

Director Khaled Youssef is officially running in the upcoming Egyptian Parliamentary elections!

Egyptian short film “The Visit” has been selected to be screened at the Festival. (Image: Myfestivaldb.com)
09:32 GMT

As the Los Angeles Lift-Off Film Festival approaches, one Egyptian film has granted a place to get screened at the festival!