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July 10, 2014

Ahmed flashes a smile now that he's put the drugs story behind him. (Image: Facebook)
09:53 GMT

Ahmed Azmi has finally been found innocent by an Egyptian court on his drugs charges.

George has spoken out to defend his future wife Amal and her mother. (Image: Albawaba edit)
08:52 GMT

British tabloid The Daily Mail has apologized to George Clooney after he slammed them for publishing a fabricated story about his future mother-in-law Baria Alamuddin.

Still from the trailer of 'Exodus: Gods and Kings.' (Image: YouTube still)
08:32 GMT

The biblical drama depicting Moses' departure from Egypt is set to hit US cinemas in December.

Despite security concerns, the historical city of Baalbek will host its annual music festival this year. (Image: The Daily Star/Nidal Solh)
08:23 GMT

Baalbek festival returns home, braves security concerns; but will anyone be attending?

George Clooney and his Lebanese fiancee aren't having issues with the mother of the bride.
08:00 GMT

Daily Mail is so not on the Hollywood actor's good side right now after circulating rumors that Amal Alamuddin's mother was opposed to the upcoming marriage.

David Mamet must smile when he speaks so highly of Israel. (Image courtesy of etbscreenwriting.com)
07:00 GMT

Known for his prize-winning writing pieces, David Mamet speaks about his love of Israel before his guest attendance at the 31st Jerusalem Film Festival.

Ali Ismail is one of the Egyptian musicians performing at the new salon. (Image: Facebook)
03:57 GMT

If you like Al-Karama politics and you're down with some poetry and performing artists, then hit the newly opened salon each Thursday during Ramadan.

July 9, 2014

Is there another side to Sherine Abdel Wahab we don't usually see? (Image: Facebook)
11:00 GMT

Deeming her attitude totes inapprope, Egyptian actor Sharif Muneer has allegedly filed a lawsuit against the Egyptian singer.

Hassan Al Raddad holding up in the hospital after breaking his leg. (Image: Facebook)
09:00 GMT

After breaking his leg recently, Hassan Al Raddad made a TV appearance on the show "Laylah" hosted by Samer Yousri.

Nicole Saba's mad shopping skills gave her a trip to Bollywood. (Image: Facebook)
08:00 GMT

Lebanese singer Nicole Saba and her hubby Yousif Al Khal is currently in the world of Bollywood. The couple came to India to film a special commercial for the international brand name "Splash", which she is the official promotional face for in the Middle East.

Haifa Wehbe might be hot and heavy with her "Words on Paper" director. (Image: Screenshot from Words on Paper)
07:00 GMT

The show starlet is seen in two photos with director Mohammad Sami, which, of course, makes us wonder if there's more than a professional relationship between the two.

Adel Imam has signed up for another set of shows already. (Image: Facebook)
05:02 GMT

No rest for the wicked! Adel Imam is already prepping for next year's holy month.

July 8, 2014

Lara Elayyan is one of the artists headed to the Hayy Festival. (Image: Facebook)
22:05 GMT

Musicians from Sudan, Jordan, Palestine, Algeria and Morocco will be making their way to Cairo for the 9th Hayy Festival from July 10-25.

The spotlight's on Yara once again for her upcoming clip. (Image: Facebook)
16:36 GMT

The Lebanese singer's latest greatest music video will soon be ours for the viewing.

Latifa has something to say, er sing! (Image: Facebok)
16:28 GMT

Latifa is focusing on music tracks that sing of patriotism and leadership ethics.