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December 5, 2012

Mideast bands are battling it out in the Red Bull Bedroom Jam (Picture courtesy of Facebook)
10:59 GMT

Red Bull is getting bands in the Middle East to go global.

3 Doors Down are set to play in Dubai next year (Photo: Facebook)
10:46 GMT

American rock band 3 Doors Down are heading to the UAE to play the Emirates Airline Dubai International Jazz Festival in February.

Nancy Ajram
10:07 GMT

Haifa's fellow Lebanese songstress is keeping schtum about the megastar's personal life.

Macy Gray is performing in Dubai this week
09:41 GMT

As she prepares for her Dubai gig tomorrow night, Macy talks about her latest movie and her 'love letter' to Stevie Wonder.

Yousra
09:09 GMT

The Egyptian acting legend takes on a new part as an aristocratic lady who becomes 'queen of the poor', giving away all her valuables.

Haifa Wehbe
08:47 GMT

The Lebanese superstar says it was two days before she announced it publicly, not two months as rumored!

Oman has reportedly made the world's largest football (Photo courtesy of Times of Oman)
07:11 GMT

The Guinness Book of World Records announced on Dec. 2 that Oman has made the largest football in the world, Times of Oman reported on Monday.

Kim Kardashian is back in the States (Photo: Facebook)
06:52 GMT

US socialite Kim Kardashian has left the Gulf following an unprecedented three-day visit to Kuwait and Bahrain to launch new stores.

December 4, 2012

Cairo International Film Festival 2012 Opening Ceremonny, 28 November (Photo: Bassam Al-Zoghby)
09:17 GMT

A group of Egyptian artists have announced they will boycott the ongoing Cairo International Film Festival.

A scene from the movie 'The Lover' (Photo courtesy of al-Akhbar)
09:03 GMT

As the Syrian conflict rages on, the country's TV producers are moving projects to Lebanon.

'Film Under Pressure' by Syrian filmmaker Meyar Al-Roumi (Photo: Ahram Online)
08:46 GMT

The French capital's Forum Des Images Film Centre is showcasing images from Syrian movies that have slipped past censors since the 1970s, alongside those born of the revolution.

Orientalist Art
08:27 GMT

Orientalist art at London's Christie's has sparked a bidding war between Arabs and Westerners.

Sudhakshina Shivkumar (right) declared a winner at the final round of Shoe Mart’s ‘Dance Like a Star’ contest.
07:46 GMT

A UAE resident has landed a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to dance on stage with superstars Salman Khan and Priyanka Chopra at ‘Ahlan Bollywood’ in Dubai.

Nelly Karim
07:36 GMT

The Egyptian actress is looking to make a comeback with the hotly tipped new comedy horror flick.

Deema Baya'ah
07:17 GMT

The Syrian star is wasting no time hanging about being single after separating from fellow actor, Tayem Hassan, in February.