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December 8, 2014

Eugenia sang a number of her hits ranging from catchy mariachi songs, ranchero tunes and pop songs. (Image: Khalid al Busaidi)
09:39 GMT

A Mexican star Eugenia León delighted Oman Opera House's audience with her energy, passion and beautiful voice as she shared a mix of traditional and popular music from her homeland.

Mercato will be adorned with beautiful Christmas decorations and will provide entertainment for the whole family this December. (Image: Gulf News)
09:28 GMT

Until December 26, Mercato Mall will embrace the festive season with a host of activities and entertainment which the whole family can enjoy.

SJP signs one of her beautiful creations in Dubai. (Image: DM)
09:17 GMT

Sarah Jessica Parker shimmered in an embroidered golden gown as she launched her shoe line in Dubai.

The set for "Songs of My Homeland" film about the Islamic State and romance.
09:11 GMT

The trauma of a kidnapping by ISIL contrasts with the romantic tale of two lovers in the Syrian town of Rablah is told on screen via Iranian director Abbas Rafei's new film "Songs of My Homeland".

This year's DIFF galas promise an international line-up of films. (Image: Google)
08:59 GMT

DIFF’s red carpet galas will showcase 2014 films from all over the world.

December 7, 2014

Sherine performing in Carthage.
20:20 GMT

We're only days out from a gig that get the Bahraini's going. Sherine Abdel Wahab is set to take the stage on December 12th with fellow singer Mohammad Salem.

Even Christian Bale, the lead actor, is Caucasian! (Image: variety.com)
19:28 GMT

#BoycottExodusMovie is a social media campaign getting more viral by the minute because of the film's lack of minority representation.

Don't worry, Ahlam isn't afraid of a challenge.
19:16 GMT

A cameraman is not to happy with Ahlam and her hubby. He's accusing the latter of beating him up and breaking his camera!

A scene from the film Scheherazade, Tell Me a Story. (Image: Google)
14:53 GMT

The Egyptian National Film Festival runs 5-12 December. Screenings are being held in two halls at the Cairo Opera House, in addition to Alexandria's Freedom Centre for Creativity.

Assaf was adamant to highlight the terror he believes Israel is inflicting upon his country Palestine. (Image: Albawaba edit)
13:51 GMT

Last week, the Daily Mail published an exclusive interview with Mohammed Assaf, who made an emotional plea for Israel to stop killing Palestinians. Today, that story has been taken down, but why?

Khaled has promised himself and his fans to fight Hepatitis C like a boss!
11:40 GMT

A new medication provided by the Egyptian government may mean a total cure for Egyptian actor Khaled al Sawi's Hepatitis C.

Waleed takes a selfie with Ragheb at Sabah's funeral last month. (Image: Facebook)
11:12 GMT

Ragheb Alama was under fire last week after allegedly taking a selfie at Sabah's funeral.

Omar Khairat doing what he does best.
09:01 GMT

He's a talented regional fave, and now Omar Khairat is returning to Dubai this month.

A woman of many nationalities: Sabah had the Jordanian, Egyptian and American nationalities. (Image: Albawaba edit)
08:08 GMT

Just when you thought you knew everything about the late Sabah, this comes to life...

December 6, 2014

A still of Bale riding a horse from his upcoming film Exodus. (Image: Variety.com)
06:00 GMT

When Christian Bale landed the part of Moses in Ridley Scott's "Exodus: Gods and Kings", he found unlikely inspiration in Monty Python's irreverent comedy film "Life of Brian."