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October 4, 2012

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.

October 3, 2012

Sulaf Fawakhirji
15:00 GMT

Syria's Sulaf Fawakhirji is not about to let Syria's war interfere in her first traditional drama experience, set in 'old Sham'.

Layla is planning a new Egyptian-themed restaurant in Morocco
12:53 GMT

Egyptian singer Layla has been cooking up a storm in Morocco, as the star plans to open a new restuarant

Nancy Ajram is rumored to be the newest Arab Idol judge
12:49 GMT

In the latest shake-up in the Arab talent show world, rumors are rife that Nancy Ajram will be joining Arab Idol's judging panel in a move that could leave UAE popstar Ahlam or Egyptian composer Hassan Al Shafi out of a job.

Rihanna
12:03 GMT

Contrary to recent media reports, international superstar Rihanna will not perform at Meydan in Dubai, according to a statement released by the racetrack on Wednesday.

Razan Moghrabi is back on TV screens with her new show 'Tanah Wa Ghani'
10:36 GMT

Former family-friendly TV host Razan Moghrabi is attempting to rebuild her career as she recovers from the fall-out of the scandalous video that looked set to spell the end of her celebrity lifestyle.

Mohammad Hamakiز
10:36 GMT

Just over 12 months ago, Mohammad Hamaki was fighting for his life in hospital. Amazingly, the Egyptian singer is now back on the scene with a brand new album.