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January 29, 2013

Local scene stalwarts Aaron Kim and Yasser Anderson, aka Tacit, are the newest electronic duo in Dubai
07:48 GMT

Tacit, the newest electronic duo in town, are set to take to the Fridge stage.

Mohamed Hamdy and Karim Amer at the awards ceremony (Photo: Sundance Film Festival Facebook Page)
06:39 GMT

Among the winners of the Sundance Film Festival for 2013 is a documentary film 'The Square' by award winning director Jehane Noujaim, scoring the Audience World Cinema Award in the Documentary category.

Myriam Klink will always be close to some sort of controversy in Lebanon's mixed cultures.
00:53 GMT

Despite of the mounting criticism of her career , the Lebanese singer Myriam Klink relishes in her freedom.

January 28, 2013

Shura Council Speaker Ahmed Fahmi was angered by what he deemed an 'obscene' sequence in a film shown on a flight from Sudan
13:46 GMT

EgyptAir will be re-evaluating its in-flight movies for scenes of a potentially disturbing nature, falling into step with other Islamic countries' flagship air policies. This move follow a complaint by a Shura Council passenger who saw an 'obscene' movie sequence on a fight home from Sudan.

LykanHypersport car by W Motors
13:16 GMT

Let it not be said that the Beirutis are just about clothes, models and fashion on the cat-walk: introducing the Lebanese made super-car to rival sports motors everywhere, in cash, class and caliber. The LykanHypersport is listed as the most expensive car in the world and will be show-cased at the Qatar motor show this year.

Jehane Noujaim
12:46 GMT

'The Square' tells the tale of the Egyptian revolution through the eyes of the revolutionaries that lived it, with more than a little risk to life and limb.

Donia Samir Ghanem is still hard at work after her recent car crash
12:20 GMT

Fans of Egyptian beauty Donia Samir Ghanem are pleased to hear that the starlet isn’t letting a recent brush with death stand in the way of her career plans for 2013.

Dolly Shahine A slur upon the Muslim Brotherhood
09:16 GMT

Dolly Shahine's revealing and raunchy performance at a Freedom and Justice party's concert in Hurghada has shocked and offended fans who expected better judgement from the Muslim Brotherhood in picking their ambassadors and representatives.

Screenshot from the video showing some of the cars mentioned.
08:30 GMT

The film, 'Millionaire boy-racers', depicts the lives of flashy super car drivers careering down London's well-to-do neighborhoods, while the Brits look on, entertained and annoyed in equal measure.

The usually funny Yasmine is about to get serious, at least for one mini-series.
07:44 GMT

Actress Yasmine Abdul Aziz is preparing for a non-comedic role in a new mini-series due to air this coming Ramadan.

Nicki Minaj
07:36 GMT

Nicki Minaj recalls her trip to Dubai and confesses to falling in love with the emirate, despite nearly tripping up on the public laws of decency. Minaj could not resist the men and the urge to physically express herself with Dubai's hotties.

Diana Haddad breaks records at Dubai's Burj Khalifa crest, 164th floor
05:00 GMT

Diana soars high above Dubia and says cheers to the cameras. When Diana Haddad went where no other female mortal celebrity had been and touched down atop the highest point of Burj Khalifa.

January 27, 2013

Julio Iglesias is performing at the Dubai World Trade Center in March
12:26 GMT

He cancelled his date with Dubai a few years ago but Spanish singer Julio Iglesias is making good with a date in the UAE on March 21.

Tea with Nefertiti (Photo: Mathaf)
12:13 GMT

Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art continues its mission to put the spotlight on Arab art.

Slash is returning to the UAE (Photo: Freaky Memory)
11:58 GMT

As he returns to the UAE, the legendary guitarist talks music, performing and an old friend called Rose.