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September 11, 2013

"Rags and Tatters" film about Egypt makes the big time at Toronto International Film Festival (Image: Snapshot of film)
05:00 GMT

Fiction meets documentary in the new film “Rags and Tatters” about recent events in Cairo. The new film had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival.

September 10, 2013

John Travolta dubbed Dubai as “the ultimate futuristic city." (Image: Facebook)
14:22 GMT

He's the world's biggest superstar and he thinks Dubai has the world's best skyline. Thanks, John Travolta.

Director Amir Ramses spent three years researching and shooting his film. (Image: Facebook)
13:02 GMT

The Malmo Arab Film Festival proved a huge success for Egyptian films in its third round this Sunday.

Sherine is busy having some fun while recording her latest album. (Image: Facebook)
12:20 GMT

So many rumors have been circulating Egyptian singer Sherine Abdel Wahab, but we've all the answers to them inside to keep your mind at rest.

Najwa Karam's white roses for her father's soul (Image: Facebook)
10:17 GMT

It’s sad, sad time for Lebanese singer Najwa Karam and her fam. The starlet’s father has passed away after a long battle with cancer. Many celebs are coming alongside her in different ways.

Jamal Suliman says he isn't back in Syria. (Image: Facebook)
10:02 GMT

Is actor Jamal Suliman back in Syria? And is he really against the US strike on his homeland?

Amr Diab is less than pleased about his concert cancellation
09:56 GMT

The event that was to keep Amr Diab rollin’ in dough is no more. Another Egyptian concert has been cancelled.

Walid Mustafa and Carole Samaha are engaged!
09:34 GMT

Carole Samaha can no longer sing about loneliness because she’s found a man to say “I do” ‘til death do they part.

Angelina Jolie has added another Arabic tattoo to keep company with the one captured in this pic (Image: Jolie's official fan page)
08:24 GMT

This makes #18 for the super celeb that has tattoos all over her bod. Her latest greatest addition is an Arabic phrase onto the inside of her right forearm.

Assi Helani will be returning to the judging panel of The Voice Season 2. (Image: Facebook)
08:08 GMT

Yes, yes, it's all true. Back by popular demand for Season 2 is our fave talent show "The Voice." Who's set for a return from the judges? Read up and find out...

Bassma Wahbe has been thankfully cured of breast cancer. (Image: Youtube snapshot)
05:00 GMT

After a long year of suffering after receiving the shocking news that she's breast cancer, Basma Wahbe has now been given the all-clear.

September 9, 2013

The Jeddah Theater Week concluded on Saturday after presenting seven plays. (Image: Arabnews)
12:55 GMT

In an aim to promote Saudi theatre, the Saudi Cultural and Art Society organized Jeddah Theater Week.

The Royal Opera House Muscat will launch its exciting new season on September 14. (Image: Facebook)
12:36 GMT

This week, the Royal Opera House Muscat will begin its new season, introducing over 40 outstanding Arabic and international events by world-class artistes and companies.

Hamad al Fardan and Louay al Majed are two finalists in the music competition (Image: Facebook
10:07 GMT

Volkswagen is ready to make an Arab famous. A heated music competition is down to two finalists, Hamad al Fardan and Louay al Majed. Which one's got your vote?

Asala Nasri is ready to give up on politics (Image: Facebook)
09:28 GMT

She's been unspoken about her anti-Assad opinions about the war in Syria, but the threat of a U.S. strike has made her stop for just a moment as she can't imagine her "country suffering any further."