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December 2, 2012

Laila Elwi apparently getting attacked in Tahrir
07:47 GMT

The legendary Egyptian actress denies getting into trouble in the protest hot spot over the weekend.

The Jacksons perform during their ‘Unity Tour’ at the du Forum on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi (Photo courtesy of Abdul Rahman / Gulf News)
06:06 GMT

Jackie, Jermaine, Marlon and Tito performed some of their biggest hits for UAE fans on Friday night.

December 1, 2012

Lebanese Lovin' as Haife and Ramy plan duo
12:44 GMT

Lebanese singer Ramy Ayach has announced he is preparing a new duo with compatriot Haifa Wehbe, who is rumoured to be pregnant.

Nadia Lutfi complained of chest pains
12:30 GMT

Egyptian actress Nadia Lutfi was admitted to hospital after suffering breathing difficulties when she complained of chest pains.

November 30, 2012

Is Lebanon's mature sex-kitten pregnant?
12:55 GMT

Rumors are rife that the recent grandmother sex-pot Haifa Wehbe is herself with child. Is the Lebanese diva pregnant?

Looking good: Ragheb Alama
12:01 GMT

Lebanese superstar Ragheb Alama has said that is thrilled by the positive feedback from the release of his new video set in Turkey.

Move over Maggie, it's time for a new Iron Lady
11:45 GMT

Margaret Thatcher was a hero of the right-wing across the world. Divisive, agressive, and not scared of making a policy-decision. But is she really the ideal person to compare a singer to? One Ahlam-addict thinks so!

November 29, 2012

Artists at work: Ange (second from left) and fellow artists engrossed in their creations
12:40 GMT

A Dubai art studio is not only helping people with special needs unleash their creativity but is also empowering them to carve their own niche in society.

Mohammad Huneidi
11:43 GMT

Egyptian actor Mohammad Huneidi is trying his hand at presenting in new show 'Lahzat Shak' (A Moment of Doubt).

See the world’s best skydiving fanatics as they hope to land top spot at the World Parachute Championships in Dubai (Photo Courtesy: World Parachute Championships in Dubai 2012 )
10:46 GMT

The action-packed World Parachute Championship kicks off in Dubai.

Cairo International Film Festival.
10:35 GMT

It was the first film festival to be launched in the Arab world, but sadly — due to political unrest and economic instability — the future of Ciff remains uncertain.

Dubai based events manager, Sameer Khan.
10:07 GMT

Dubai-based events director Sameer Khan is venturing into Bollywood with a UAE-set film titled Dollars.

Hani Shaker
09:31 GMT

The Egyptian songster pans singers that turn to commercials for cash but accidentally insults his BFF in the process.

Sulaf Fawakherji
08:51 GMT

The pro-regime Syrian actress says her house maid conspired to kidnap her and give her up to the opposition.

The offers are pouring in for Fifi Abdou
08:37 GMT

The end of the year offers no rest and relaxation for controversial belly dancer, FiFi Abdou, who is rushed off her feet with a jam-packed work schedule.