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July 1, 2013

A 'real' happy birthday for the President of Turkmenistan
12:36 GMT

Jennifer Lopez's 'Love don't cost a thing' but her dignity. People are in an uproar after she sang 'Happy Birthday' to the Muslim dictator of Turkmenistan.

Don't shoot! Action man Youssef Sharif  (Image: Albawaba)
12:23 GMT

Former law abiding citizen Youssef Sharif takes matters into his own hands in new action drama.

Bassem Youssef hosts Arab satirical show 'Al Bernameg' (Photo courtesy of Facebook)
12:10 GMT

The Arab satirical show ‘Al Bernameg’ snatches a sweeping number of fans in Egypt and across the region as it criticizes the misleading stances and flaws of the Egyptian leadership.

Haifa on the square of Shubbak Festival (Photo courtesy of Facebook)
10:58 GMT

Shubbak Festival opens a window in London to the fun, funky, and even edgy side of Arab culture.

Amal Maher: Patriot preacher or innocent singer? (Image: Facebook)
10:34 GMT

Amal Maher is talkin' to the hand 'cause Egypt's ears ain't listenin' after she got the Revolutionary shun. Music for the soul, or music for a fight? Read up and you decide!

Sexy Senorita Maya Diab almost bares it all (Image: Facebook)
10:30 GMT

When you have a body like Maya Diab's, it's hard to cover it up. She sure is almost baring it all!

A man with a big heart - Ragheb Alama prays for Egypt (Image: Facebook)
10:22 GMT

Ragheb Alama has more than just music and next year's Arab Idol on his mind – the concerned celeb prays for stability in the region.

English rock band 'Muse' is ready to rock in Abu Dhabi! (Photo courtesy of Getty/Stuart C. Wilson)
10:06 GMT

Abu Dhabi's best kept secret is finally unleashed, and one of the headliners for the Yasalam 2013 concerts is....English rock band, MUSE!!!!

Talk to the hand - Frenemies Yousra and Salma (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

What do you get when you cross two Moroccans with a Palestinian?

June 30, 2013

Careful what you wish for: Mahmoud Saad quits on-air (Image: Facebook)
20:00 GMT

Nothing compares to Live TV. Why? Because you never know what could happen, and neither did Mahmoud Saad!

Happy families: The Brangelina Bunch on a typical day out
15:42 GMT

They're at it again. No, not that! Brangelina adopt another cutsey baby! This time a Syrian in need.

Reunited and it feels so good: Najwa Karam and Dalia Sheeh (Image: Facebook)
15:22 GMT

Singing, filming, and more singing: Najwa Karam does it all just in time before Ramadan!

Yousra Mahnouch is ready to hit the concert stage (Photo courtesy of Facebook)
11:33 GMT

Former ‘The Voice’ contestant Yousra Mahnouch is finally making some progress in her aspiring singing career with a new Egyptian song and concerts with hottie, Kadem Al Saher.

Just an actor! No Army plans for Maxim Khalil (Image: Facebook)
11:16 GMT

We love seeing our celebs do crazy weird things, but joining the Army? Hmmm!

In shock: Ghada Abdel Raziq innocent? (Image: Facebook)
09:06 GMT

It has been a roller coaster ride for Ghada Abdel Raziq those past few months, but things have escalated so high that she's now being accused of attempted murder.