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May 26, 2013

Photo cred goes to Ahram Online's Facebook page
05:00 GMT

Witty, talented, and award-winning art is tossed on the walls of Cairo's Anthropologie Gallery right now. Czech out cartoonist Jiri Silva's fun display, commemorating writer Franz Kafka.

May 25, 2013

And the winner is....Mohammad al-Reifi! Already the most popular on social media, he won over everyone's heart at the X-Factor final on Friday.
09:43 GMT

Auld Lang Syne! This season of the X-Factor crowns super popular Moroccan Mohammad Al Reifi.

Egyptian actress Donia Samir Ghanem could be trying out her wedding gown as we speak.
07:47 GMT

Donia Samir Ghanem and her love are keeping the big day a secret, denying spreading rumors about the wedding date.

Who would have thought that scandalous Razan would be the one introducing dubstep to the Arab world?
05:00 GMT

Done with the shooting of her upcoming new drama, the Lebanese sexpot will launch her new "dubstep" style clip this month.

May 24, 2013

Hani Ramzi puts an end to his late night talk shows to focus on acting.
08:01 GMT

Hani Ramzi brought down the curtain on his popular talk show to focus on the shooting of his upcoming television drama.

Last song for "Arab Idol"? Najwa wants her father to be better before she returns on stage.
07:33 GMT

Lebanese singer Najwa Karam will not confirm her presence as a guest in next season of "Arab Idol" until her father's health condition improves.

May 23, 2013

Nancy Ajram is returning to her roots and connecting with her fans.
14:57 GMT

Nancy Ajram is making a new music video, and it will include dozens of willing fans. Come one, come all!

An "Arabian Knight" is soon to come, but we're excited for Friday in Dubai with Tamer
13:00 GMT

Tamer Hosny we’ve missed you! After months across the sea workin' with Akon and Pitbull, the region’s hottest songster is back to business in the region with a Dubai concert this weekend.

No yawns, but plenty of Yanni coming to the Byblos International Festival
10:23 GMT

Byblos International Festival has unveiled the exciting lineup of performers at Lebanon's most exciting summer event.

Sherine is stoked for a new season
08:49 GMT

After recently signing up with the brand spankin’ new production company Nogoum Records, songstress Sherine Abdel Wahab is rollin’ tape on a new record too.

Intimacy Exhibition (Photo by Thoraia Abou Bakr)
07:53 GMT

Characters in the paintings of the "Intimacy" exhibition at the Picasso Art Gallery in Zamalek welcome guests and almost seem to invite conversation.

Hani Shaker is all good, Folks!
07:42 GMT

Whilst the fans in the region have a tendency to assume the worst that a star is either ill or dead when they cancel a show, this fear once again did not come true with Egyptian singer Hani Shaker.

Fete de la Musique is coming soon!
05:00 GMT

On June 21, several venues around town – along with 430 other cities around the world – will celebrate the “Fete de la Musique”, an international music festival started over 30 years ago.

May 22, 2013

This is the face and film of Mohammed Saed, Egypt's rising box office king.
13:16 GMT

Egyptian film “Tatah”, starring comedian Mohammad Saed, is close to surpassing the already mind-blowing profits achieved by the film "Samir Abu Al Nile", starring fellow Egyptian funny-man Ahmad Makki.

Jennifer Aniston has moved on from Brad and is touched by Angelina's bravery
10:38 GMT

Dubai's top breast cancer doc affirms Angelina Jolie's decision to get a double mastectomy, and now even Jennifer Aniston (Brad's former love) is moved to tears over her bravery.