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February 18, 2014

Qasr al Hosn Festival is an annual historic and cultural celebration that will welcome thousands of visitors following its successful first edition last year. (Image:
08:12 GMT

Emirati–themed activities at 2014 Qasr al Hosn Festival areas have been announced. Festival experience areas will allow visitors to explore different aspects of Emirati history and culture through workshops, demonstrations and performances.

There's no doubt that Myriam will look magical as Tinker Bell next month. (Image: YAK Events)
07:42 GMT

A little magic is coming to the UAE this March, as Myriam Fares is set to play the role of Tinker Bell in Peter Pan, The Never Ending Story World Tour in Dubai.

The faces of the fabulous artists coming to the Bahrain stage this spring.
05:00 GMT

The 9th Spring of Culture Festival is bringing Bahrain both the "Layla" hit maker and "I Will Survive" songstress, along with many a talented artist from around the region and world.

February 17, 2014

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis have a unique sense of style (Image: Facebook)
15:19 GMT

Will the UAE be able to handle the "Same Love" songsters? Well, ready or not, here they come on April 25.

Members of "The Lumineers" riding a camel in the UAE desert (Image: Instagram)
14:47 GMT

Away from the frenzy of UAE fans of the folk rock group, The Lumineers made their way through the Dubai desert atop a camel while in the region for their Valentine's Day performance at the RedFestDXB

The rocker lifestyle ain't easy, but Dubai recent Rita Ora says the shows will go on! She will "never" quit singing for acting. (Image: Instagram)
13:24 GMT

Anyone lucky enough to see the "How We Do (Party)" hitmaker in Dubai last week knows the gal's got a voice, one she will "never" let go of for a Hollywood career.

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?