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February 17, 2014

Rita Ora looked the part in a cute yellow dress during her RedFestDXB performance this VDay! (Image: Instagram)
12:56 GMT

Rita Ora rocked Dubai this Valentine's day with her first live performance in five months.

Dubai fans dancing to the smooth jams of Olly Murs at the Dubai Jazz Festival last weekend (Image: Facebook)
12:34 GMT

The "Dance With Me Tonight" hit maker surely has seen a city or two cut a rug before, but Dubai concert attendees were still given props for their sweet moves to the Valentine's Day performer's music at the Dubai Jazz Festival.

The adorable little hand of Saber's newborn. (Image: Albawaba edit)
11:57 GMT

Valentine's Day was a very special one for Saber Rebai and Ikhlas as they welcomed their firstborn together to the world.

Khaled and Horeya's upcoming movie will be all black & white! (Image: Facebook)
10:36 GMT

Horeya Farghaly and Khaled Abol Naga are working on a brand "new" Black & White film.

Nawal and her daughter Haneen. (Image: Facebook)
09:11 GMT

Successful singer Nawal thinks that her cutsie daughter has the potential to become a successful singer, just like her!

How well will Ghada be able to play Zahra in the upcoming series? (Image: Facebook)
08:30 GMT

The life of the late legend and veteran actress Zahra Al Ola was filled with many secrets, which her director daughter Manal Al Saifi intends on bringing them out the closet through a new TV drama series.

Mayam Mahmoud is the only Egyptian nominee for the awards. (Image: youtube)
05:00 GMT

Yes, she's veiled, and she raps, and she was on Arabs Got Talent. Now, she's a nominee of a Freedom of Expression 2014 award.

February 16, 2014

Ayman Reda and Bassem Yakhour are returning for the tenth season of their popular TV drama series “Buq’at Daw” (Spotlight). (Image: Albawaba edit)
14:13 GMT

Ayman Reda and Bassem Yakhour are returning for the tenth season of their popular TV drama series “Buq’at Daw” (Spotlight).

Ahmed with his wife Maha. (Image: Facebook)
12:50 GMT

Rumor has it that Ahmed El Sakka's wife is seriously ill in London. But is it really true?

Cairo is in love with Myriam Fares! (Image: Facebook)
10:41 GMT

Love was in the air, and so was Myriam Fares as she flew into Cairo for a performance at the Four Seasons hotel on Saturday.

"Zelal", "Kirikou", and "Spartacus" are some of the events going down in Egypt this week.
10:20 GMT

Pull away from the video games and get into the culture. There's much to do and see in Egypt this week!

Everyone is super excited to see what all the fuss is about Haifa's new movie. (Image: Facebook)
09:56 GMT

Haifa Wehbe's film "Halawet Rouh" (Rouh's Beauty) has been given the seal of approval by the Egyptian Censorship Committee.

Will Ahmed now take responsibility after finding out the twins are really his? (Image: Facebook)
09:24 GMT

Ahmed Ezz can deny things no more, as Zeina has now proved that Ezz really is the father of her twins!

Nancy Ajram at the Tunisian airport (Image: Facebook)
09:04 GMT

Tunisia was scheduled to have two back-to-back nights with Nancy Ajram on February 13 and 14. The first gig was cancelled just hours before Arabia's sweetheart songstress was scheduled to take the stage, allegedly because organizers didn't have the needed permit.

Rihanna with Shakira in the controversial music video
08:01 GMT

Accused of promoting lesbianism among angry Arabs, Shakira's latest music video got her footballer partner Gerard Pique's stamp of approval before production.