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September 5, 2012

Samir Ghanem
09:58 GMT

The Egyptian entertainer says he's got every right to believe in his abilities and turn down roles he doesn't like.

Lebanese singer Wael Kfoury has been nominated to head Lebanon's tennis union
08:47 GMT

Lebanese singer Wael Kfoury's love of tennis might pay off following recent news that the star has been nominated to head Lebanon's Tennis Union.

Rachael Calladine
07:27 GMT

Originally from the UK, the songstress Rachael Calladine, is regarded as one of the country’s top soul and jazz vocalists. She is currently signed with Dubai artist management and events company.

September 4, 2012

Iranian actress Leila Hatami in 'A Separation'.
15:35 GMT

'A Separation', a stirring portrait of social tensions in today’s Iran plays for a Cairo audience on 7 September

Donia Samir Ghanem
15:00 GMT

Donia Samir Ghanem turns down a leading role in a film that contains explicit scenes for fear of offending her fiance and upsetting her professional image.

Egyptian actress Ghada Abdel Razek has been praised for her controversial role in 'Ma Sibq Al Israr'
14:50 GMT

Lebanese songstress Elissa's recent comments that she regrets singing the theme-song for the drama 'Ma Sibq Al Israr' (With Prior Insistency) seem to have fallen on death ears as the film's lead actress Ghada Abdel Razek has refused to respond.

George Wassouf
14:26 GMT

The Syrian singer is hit by drama inside and out of the recording studio but finds time to thank God and the Syrian army.

Australian pop superstar Kylie Minogue is set to perform in Abu Dhabi on November 2.
13:41 GMT

Australian pop star Kylie Minogue is coming back to the United Arab Emirates to perform a concert for ticket holders at the Abu Dhabi Formula One auto race.

Wael Kfoury
13:41 GMT

The Lebanese heartthrob talks politics and family life for the first time.

Fifi Abdou plans to give fans a glimpse into her life with a self-narrated TV documentary
08:42 GMT

Fifi Abdou: This is your life! The star is planning on bringing her to film in a revealing documentary.

September 3, 2012

20:12 GMT

Ahlam cooks up another Twitter storm with a material experiment in gifts. Is she fishing for a present from her fans?

13:32 GMT

Australian singer Nadeah didn't let the tense political situation in Lebanon get in her way of rocking Beirut Jam Sessions.

Leila Fawaz, winner of France's highest academic award. (Photos by Matthew Modoono)
13:09 GMT

For Leila Fawaz, receiving France’s highest academic award came out of the blue. Arguably, though, the prize is a milestone on a path of learning that began when she was a child in Beirut.

Jaber Alwan, who currently lives in the Italian city of Rome, was the first foreigner to receive the best artist prize from the municipality.
11:54 GMT

Iraqi artist breaks record: Jaber Alwan is the first foreigner in Italy to receive the best artist prize from the municipality of Rome, where he resides.

Concert poster
09:10 GMT

Pop and rock unite at the 'Wow' concert in entertainment's favorite emirate.