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October 7, 2012

Ghada and Elissa have a bust-up
08:44 GMT

Egyptian actress Ghada Abdel Raziq and Lebanese songstress fall out over comments regarding the tehem song to Ghada's latest drama.

The Il Divo band performs at the Dubai World Trade Centre and Exhibition Halls at Shaikh Rashid Hall, Dubai.
08:01 GMT

Exceptional voices, good looks and cultural diversity made for a magical night with Il Divo.

Far East Movement
07:51 GMT

Fame can bring a lot of things. But for the boys from Far East Movement, the first Asian-American group to hit No 1 on the Billboard charts in the US, it’s brought a determination to stay grounded and to keep it real.

October 6, 2012

Mervat Ameen has a busy schedule as she is chosen to lead in a new drama
12:41 GMT

Egyptian Mervat Ameen has a busy schedule coming up as she has been nominated for the prestigious leading role in Ahmad Al Nahhas's new television drama "Al Halal wal Haram” (What is Acceptable and what is Forbidden).

Ahlams album is waiting in the wings
12:26 GMT

UAE diva Ahlam has revealed some secrets about her upcoming album leaving fans even more eager than before to get a hold of a copy, but is it enough for the star regain the crown of Queen of the Arab music world?

October 4, 2012

Headaches all round as actor becomes ill
14:40 GMT

Egyptian actor Jamil Rateb’s illness is causing concern for the cast and crew of a new drama as they are forced to delay scenes that feature, as concerns are raised he may not be fit and healthy in time.

Sweden is rapidly becoming the playground for the very best in electronic musical talent. Introducing Swedish Grammy Award-winners Rebecca & Fiona who will make their Dubai debut at the dxb Music Festival on Friday.
12:43 GMT

Swedish Grammy Award-winners Rebecca & Fiona are set to make their Dubai debut at the dxb music festival on Friday.

Dina missed the chance to perform at Yasser Hosni's wedding
12:34 GMT

Egyptian belly dancer Dina was left with egg on her face this week after she was turned away from the star studded wedding of soccer player Yasser Hosni.

George Wassouf
12:01 GMT

George Wassouf is getting better says his mate and producer. If you listened to the press, you'd believe the Syrian star was still very poorly, says the concerned friend.

Izzat al Alali has suffered a severe heart attack
11:18 GMT

The legendary Egyptian actor Izzat Al Alali has suffered a severe heart attack and was admitted to intensive care, it has been revealed.

A scene from Aki Kaurismki's “Le Havre.”
09:51 GMT

What can we expect from this year's Beirut International Film Festival?

Fans of Sherine have crowned the star 'Queen'
09:51 GMT

A royal showdown between two of the Arab world's favourite divas looks set to happen after fans of Egyptian singer Sherine Adbel Wahab crowned her as the 'Queen' - a title that used to belong to UAE singer Ahlam.

Moukarzel captured the essence of Sakabe’s “butoh.”
09:32 GMT

Lebanese photographer Roger Moukarzel and Japanese painter Takayoshi Sakabe have joined forces to give people a better understanding of the Asian 'butoh' dance.

Syrian artist Safwan Dahoul recieved a Doctorate in Plastic Arts in Belgium.
08:46 GMT

The Syrian artist says his dreams are the inspiration behind his original and thought-provoking artwork

'Urban Theater':  Najjar finds symmetry in urban constructs
06:44 GMT

Full time lawyer Najjar started snapping photos on his iPhone a year and a half ago. After a few weeks he had 13,000 followers on Instagram, and now he is getting ready to exhibit his work for the first time.