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November 26, 2014

Sabah made sure to always look fresh and made up. (Image: Facebook)
08:21 GMT

Lebanese singer and actress Sabah, one of the Arab world's most iconic figures, passed away on Wednesday morning.

November 25, 2014

Issam was a great actors with a 40-year career in acting. (Image: CNN Arabic)
14:44 GMT

Syrian actor Issam Aba Aji has sadly passed away this week.

Nawal al Zoghbi has been singing for so many years, but her music is still much in demand to this day! (Image: Facebook)
14:28 GMT

Nawal al Zoghbi has been singing for so many years, but her music is still much in demand to this day!

Alama is officially the first artist to be selected as judge for the second season of X Factor Arabia! (Image: Facebook)
13:48 GMT

Following his very public exit from Arab Idol, Lebanese superstar Ragheb Alama will soon be back to judge a rival talent competition show.

Ahmed is still refusing to get that DNA test done, even though the court has ordered him to do so! (Image: Albawaba edit)
12:32 GMT

So Egyptian actress Zeina's lawyer has "challenged" Ahmed Ezz to undergo a DNA test to prove that he is or isn't the father of her twins. Seriously? This is NOT the Ice Bucket Challenge!

Helmy is back home and recovering well in Egypt. (Image: Facebook)
10:00 GMT

Egyptian comedian actor Ahmed Helmy is back in Egypt following the removal of his cancerous tumor in the US.

November 24, 2014

Assaf takes a selfie with a fan at his album signing event in Amman, Jordan. (Image: Facebook)
15:32 GMT

Mohamed Assaf tours the Middle East for his first ever music album-signing tour.

A still from an intimate scene in Saraya Abdeen featuring Qusai and actress Ghada Adel. (Image: YouTube)
13:06 GMT

Sophie conquers Qusai Khouli's world... but are they lovers?

The beautiful Fairuz is still singing to this day. (Image: Facebook)
12:02 GMT

Fairuz, one of the Arab world's most iconic singers, celebrated her 79th birthday this week.

Kim with her assistant Steph in the 4x4 car on their safari desert trip in Dubai! (Image: DM)
10:41 GMT

Kim Kardashian has continued her UAE adventures with a desert safari experience in Dubai!

Actor Isra’a Shahrour leads an exercise in movement. (Image: Tabitha Ross)
08:21 GMT

The Greek tragedian composed “Antigone” has been reproduced by Syrian refugee women.

November 23, 2014

Attieh sang especially for the Middle East on Lebanon's Independence Day. (Image: Facebook)
15:22 GMT

Joseph Attieh released a new single that speaks of the sorrow and sadness in his region, first and foremost his own country Lebanon - who incidentally just skipped Lebanese Independence day Saturday.

The 2014 Cinema Vérité International Documentary Film Festival is scheduled to be held from November 30 to December 7. (Image: Press TV)
14:44 GMT

The 8th edition of the Iranian international festival for documentary films Cinéma Vérité has released the year’s film lineup.

Hamaki is celebrating being number one in the Middle East! (Image: Facebook)
14:31 GMT

Egyptian singer Mohamed Hamaki claims the title for most-watched singer in the Arab world on YouTube,

Asala and her brother were close, but she's now sadly mourning his death. (Image: Facebook)
14:11 GMT

Asala Nasri's brother Ayham Nasri has died of a sudden heart attack in Egypt.