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March 24, 2013

The starlet took some time out from judging the Luxor International Cinema Festival to spend the day at the side of her ill mom.
13:24 GMT

The demands of stardom might be huge but Egyptian actress, Laila Elwi, proved it's possible to escape if only for a day, as she sneaked off for a much needed 24 hour break on Mother's Day.

According to MBC.net, Haifa is already hard at work getting her voice in shape for the show.
11:34 GMT

Two of the Arab world's favorite stars will come together this May for a performance that's sure to get the crowd on their feet and screaming out for more.

Lebanese Nour is back and better than ever.
11:01 GMT

After staying away from the region's screens for nearly four years, the super-popular star is back and working on a new project.

Samira Saeed hasn't forgotten where she came from.
10:41 GMT

The Moroccan singer hasn't forgotten her roots and flew out of Cairo to be by her mom's side for the day.

Lebanese lovely, Myriam Fares, sent her fans across the Arab world into a state of panic this week when she was rushed into hospital in Cairo.
10:22 GMT

After sending her fans across the Arab world into a state of panic this week with a photo of herself in a hospital bed, the glamorous starlet is pleased to announce that she's on the road to recovery.

Maksim Khalil
10:18 GMT

The Syrian star says his character has well and truly been killed off despite pleas from fans to get him back on-screen.

Wael (L) and Sulaf are the ultimate Syrian celebrity power couple.
09:59 GMT

The Syrian husband and wife duo team up for the latest Damascus TV drama.

In the third episode of Arab Idol Two, the star studded panel of jet-setting judges took their search for talent far and wide, landing in three locations across the region.
08:49 GMT

In the third episode of Arab Idol Two, the star studded panel of jet-setting judges took their search for talent far and wide, landing in three locations across the region.

A cartoon by Abdul Raheem Yassir, part of the Iraqi pavilion at the Venice Biennale. (Image: Ruya Foundation)
05:26 GMT

A major contemporary art exhibition in Venice will showcase – for the first time – contemporary Iraqi artists as they attempt to depict their people’s daily struggles in a country trying to recover from years of war.

March 23, 2013

X Factor live show.
14:53 GMT

As the talent show extravaganza moves on to the live stage, contestants have to sing their hearts out to stay in the game.

Carmen when she first won Arab Idol.
08:00 GMT

The talented Egyptian starlet says it has taken away her freedom despite all the other benefits of winning.

Al Kamandjâti has been organizing festivals and concerts in some unlikely places.
07:00 GMT

Away from the grand concert halls, one former refugee has gone back home with his musical talent in hand.

Sherine could be facing a lawsuit for failing to turn up to her own gig.
05:00 GMT

The erratic Egyptian star sloped off to fellow judge, Hassan's, wedding rather than play her gig in the U.S.

March 22, 2013

Art Dubai promises to be a glitzy affair.
07:00 GMT

Art Dubai has opened its doors with more than just a lick of paint and a few brushes.

Assi Helani was a cheeky hit on 'The Voice' talent show.
05:00 GMT

Making room for a younger generation, the 'Voice' judge helps his daughter get her first concert in Beirut.