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December 29, 2014

Ruby and Rania are a dynamic duo in Mohammad Sami's new film.
08:25 GMT

Egyptian director Mohammad Sami began the first rehearsals for his Ramadan 2015 television drama starring Egyptian singer and actress Ruby and actress Rania Yousif.

Amr Diab shows off all his awards. (Image: Facebook)
07:58 GMT

After grabbing four in Monaco this year alone, Amr Diab is now the proud holder of seven World Music Awards.

Ahmed Helmy keeps a smile on his face and likes to spread it to others. (Image: Facebook)
07:06 GMT

Ali Jaber shares the judging bench with comedian Ahmed Helmy on the talent show "Arabs Got Talent", and the two shared some words of encouragement online.

December 28, 2014

Ahmad Ezz is leaving his real life drama behind. (Image: Al Bawaba edit)
13:51 GMT

All work and no play makes Ahmad Ezz a dull boy. He's got two films bakin' in the oven.

Haifa Wehbe heads out of Nile City Cinema in Egypt during her movie premier. (Image: MTV Lebanon)
13:24 GMT

After her movie got such a bad rap earlier this year, Haifa Wehbe left her movie premier early to avoid the masses.

For Beyonce needs to visit Atlantis The Palm, Dubai (Image: Facebook)
12:06 GMT

The "Crazy In Love" hit maker has made her way to the Middle East with her man Jay Z and baby Blue Ivy in tow. Here are nine places we think their celebrity family should see while in Dubai.

The film "8%" where the love relationship all began. (Image: film poster)
09:13 GMT

The identity of Mai Kassab's mystery man has finally been revealed, and things are clearly getting serious.

Models making their way to the Middle East to ring in the New Year. (Image: CALA/ Broadimage)
08:33 GMT

"New Years will be mental," Cody Simpson tweeted as he headed out for Dubai with his Palestinian model gf Gigi Hadid and Kardashian sister Kendall Jenner.

The Exodus won't even make it into Egypt. (Image:
05:00 GMT

The Israelite's weren't even allowed into Egypt for there to be a big Exodus this time. The Hollywood film has been banned into MENA countries to date because it "totally contradicts proven historical facts".

December 27, 2014

"The Taste" is the Arab world's first cooking competition TV show. (Image: Arab News)
06:00 GMT

Move over Master Chef Australia. The Middle East now has a culinary TV series of its own; "The Taste" is coming to the Middle East's TV screens!

December 25, 2014

Janet with her Qatari husband Wissam al-Mana at Jordan's Zaatari Camp. (Image: Janet Jackson's Twitter account)
08:00 GMT

US pop singer Janet Jackson has recently visited refugee camps in Palestine and Jordan.

A still of Neeson as Mills in "Taken." (Image:
06:00 GMT

Oh my Dubai! Liam Neeson will be attending the "Taken 3" premiere in the UAE this January!

Arwa doesn't seem to like Algerian people much, especially not Arab Idol 3 contestant Jard! (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

Yemeni singer Arwa launched a surprising verbal attack on Algerian women by calling them "sluts"! She really has it in for them!

December 24, 2014

She's got something special for us! (Image: Facebook)
06:31 GMT

It won't be a wrapped present under the tree like we'd hoped, but that is a wrap on Samira Said's album. She'll be presenting it to us soon!

Mohamed Mounir will be traveling with world music group Dissidenten. (Image: Facebook)
06:15 GMT

Danka, Dissidenten! Mohamed Mounir is unbelievably excited to make music around Europe with the German rock band.