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January 9, 2013

The death-defying stunts and dazzling costumes of Cirque du Soleil return to the UAE
07:02 GMT

Cirque du Soleil is rolling into back into Dubai for its first international arena show in over two years.

Emma Shah
05:00 GMT

Despite being part Arab/part Persian, Emma Shah is hoping to get a place in the records books for singing in the language of Israel.

January 8, 2013

Mozart's Magic Flute (Photo: Sherif Sonbol)
12:49 GMT

On three evenings, starting Thursday 10 January, Cairo Opera House invites audiences to Mozart's 'The Magic Flute'.

Quincy Jones is investing in the UAE music scene with two concerts and a tradeshow (Photo: biography.com)
12:02 GMT

Legendary music producer Quincy Jones invests in the UAE with two concerts and a tradeshow.

Ezzat Abu Ouf
10:10 GMT

After a tough year for the Egyptian actor, he throws himself into work to get over his tragic personal life.

Ragheb Alama
09:29 GMT

When the village mayor's sons are found lurking round Ragheb's house, the megastar's bodyguards get violent.

Haifa snubs the glamorous life in favor of a home-cooked dinner.
08:53 GMT

The Lebanese superstar pines over a family life after a painful divorce late last year.

Mariam Hussein being kept in the lifestyle to which she's accustomed.
08:37 GMT

The legendary Saudi crooner is left high and dry after the young Emirati starlet turns down his marriage proposal in favor of a billionaire.

Egyptian documentary '1/2 Revolution' (Photo: indiewire)
08:18 GMT

The Arab-American National Museum in Michigan, USA, is set to hold its Arab Film Festival at the end of this month.

Mustafa Shabaan
08:12 GMT

After a year of upheaval, Egypt focuses on the lighter side of life for its TV drama blockbusters for 2013.

PBR Streetgang are set to make their Dubai debut on Friday
06:48 GMT

Fresh from the Ibiza club scene, PBR Streetgang are making their way to the UAE to entertain clubbers in Dubai.

Mina Girgis, Nile Project founder discovers the river's musical roots (Photo: Courtesy of Nile Project team)
06:31 GMT

The Nile Project in Aswan launches to tackle water scarcity issues by fusing connections between the people of the Nile Basin...through music!

January 7, 2013

Jordanian band pay the price for Israeli visas as Palestinians boycott show
13:44 GMT

Jordanian reggae-funk-rock band, Autostrad, have upset Palestinian fans by obtaining Israeli visas to play in Nazareth.

Kim Kardashian has admitted she is over the moon and can't wait to become a mother.
12:56 GMT

The 32-year-old reality star who visited Kuwait and Bahrain back in November is expecting her first child with boyfriend of eight months, US rapper Kanye West.

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem (Photo: swede + sour)
12:21 GMT

The Middle East might not be the most obvious place to search for models prepared to brave the runway in skimpy outfits and killer heels, but recently a hot new wave of talent has emerged from the region.