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January 30, 2013

In spite of clashes at its doorstep, the Cairo Opera House's doors remain open and its schedule unchanged.
12:36 GMT

In spite of clashes at its doorstep, the Cairo Opera House's doors remain open and its schedule unchanged.

Qamar Khalaf and Mehyar Khudoor
11:35 GMT

Already the leading characters in their real-life love story, Qamar Khalaf and Meyhar khudoor are taking their romance to the small screen for upcoming Syrian drama ‘Ruwaidah’.

Bruno Mars
09:53 GMT

Award-winning singer-songwriter Bruno Mars is set to hit Dubai to perform to a crowd of 14,000 at Dubai’s Media City Amphitheatre for his first performance in the Middle East this April, according to Gulf News.

Kanye West is keeping it cool for his Abu Dhabi performance
09:47 GMT

Kanye West is said to be keeping it cool for his Abu Dhabi show on Thursday.

The American rapper is set to hit the Movida stage in February
09:24 GMT

The American rapper is set to hit the Movida stage in February.

Judges on The Voice show (Sherine Abdel Wahab center).
08:27 GMT

Coach, Sherine Abdel Wahab, takes her losing contestant to Morocco to put on a show of defiance.

Diana Haddad is single but not ready to mingle just yet!
07:58 GMT

The Lebanese singer says she won't be marrying again anytime soon.

Fadel Shaker, before his religious conversion.
07:24 GMT

The music bigwigs are happy that their Lebanese star has dedicated his life to God but that doesn't mean he doesn't have to pay up on his contract!

Ghada Abdel Raziq: not your average grandmother!
07:03 GMT

The sultry Egyptian actress halts filming to find out that she's a grandmother for the first time.

John Digweed is playing a set for Dubai's party people on Thursday.
06:51 GMT

DJ John Digweed is bringing his progressive house set to Dubai this Thursday.

January 29, 2013

Slash takes to the stage at Dubai Tennis Stadium on Thursday.
12:55 GMT

As a former member of one of the biggest rock bands in the world, Slash could have been forgiven for hanging up his guitar and rolling into retirement. But as he gets ready to rock Dubai on Thursday, the star still has the world at his feet.

El-Fan Midan is calling for artists to help paint a mural entitled “The Revolution Continues” on 31 January and 1 February.
12:40 GMT

El-Fan Midan calls on visual artists to help paint a mural entitled 'The Revolution Continues' to be exhibited in Abdeen Square on 2 February.

Lebanese singer, Doli Shahin, performing in the Red Sea tourist city of Ghardaka. The Muslim Brotherhood's sponsorship of the concert has angered salafists in Egypt. (Al Arabiya)
12:30 GMT

Salafists in Egypt have denounced the Muslim Brotherhood’s political arm, the Freedom and Justice Party, for sponsoring a festival attended by a skimpily-clad Lebanese singer in the Red Sea tourist city of Ghardaka.

Ahlam's ever shrinking figure has left fans fearing for her health.
11:49 GMT

The UAE songstress, who has been shrinking before our eyes, posts an alarming picture on her Facebook page.

The Arab Idol judges get together.
11:35 GMT

Ahlam, Ragheb, Nancy et al will be pitching up in the Lebanese capital to film their latest commercial for the new series.