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September 30, 2014

Egyptian digital artist Ahmed Emad Eldin designs cover for Pink Floyd's new album The Endless River. (Image: Facebook)
08:46 GMT

Egyptian digital artist Ahmed Emad Eldin designs cover for Pink Floyd's new album The Endless River.

The beautiful Jasmine House in Amman is officially open for business! (Image: Facebook)
07:55 GMT

Under the patronage of the Mayor of Amman Aqel Biltaji, British-Arab photographer Sami Haven opened the beautiful Jasmine House with his exhibition "Yasmine of Gaza."

September 29, 2014

Sherine is reportedly suing the Kuwaiti Ministry of Information for canceling her concert. (Image: Albawaba edit)
13:25 GMT

Sherine Abdel Wahab, amongst many other Arab singers, has been banned from performing in Kuwait!

Nicole at Splash Fashion Show Dubai 2014. (Image: Facebook)
10:44 GMT

How does Nicole Saba do it all? Singing, acting, motherhood, and now modeling are all on the superstar's slate.

Mohamed Khan's "Factory Girl" is in the Oscar race for Best Foreign Language Film.
10:31 GMT

Mohamed Khan's "Factory Girl" is the official entry by Egypt for the Oscar's Best Foreign Language Film 2015.

Family portrait: Rania Youssef with her two daughters and her current and ex-husband! (Image: Albawaba edit)
10:16 GMT

Rania Youssef and her ex-hubby Mohamad Mukhtar are reportedly fighting over the custody of their daughters.

Sulafa Mimar was a hit in her "Lipstick" role last year in Ramadan. (image: Facebook)
10:04 GMT

Rumor has it that Syrian starlet Sulafa Mimar has snatched the leading role in the drama "Nazik Khanom".

Amal Maher's new album announcement shocks fans (Image: Facebook)
09:27 GMT

This is not your typical Arab album announcement.

Amal and George make their first appearance as a married couple. Bless! (Image: The Guardian)
08:45 GMT

He swore to never marry again, but George Clooney made Amal Alamuddin one lucky woman - for the rest of her life - on Saturday!

Victoria Rafaeli came in third place in the season finale of Big Brother. (Image courtesy of bigbrothernetwork.com)
08:15 GMT

Often bearing all in bikinis, Israeli-American Big Brother finalist Victoria Rafaeli is not your typical Orthodox Jew.

Lucy was a huge international hit and has put Waked's name amongst Hollywood stars. (Image: Facebook)
06:19 GMT

Lucy, the newly released movie by French filmmaker Luc Besson, features Egyptian actor Amr Waked. His appearance prompts reflections on presence of Egyptian artists in international cinema.

September 28, 2014

Hisham is looking worse for wear as he suffers in the ICU with a rare disease! (Image: Albawaba edit)
22:27 GMT

Hisham Tala'at Mustafa who killed Lebanese singer Suzan Tamim is in the ICU suffering from a rare disease. Should he be permitted to travel abroad for treatment?

Khaled was renowned for his brilliant acting and hilarious sense of humor! (Image: Facebook)
22:11 GMT

In honor of the late actor Khaled Saleh, the filmmakers of "The Island 2" have decided to cancel an important event his fans were looking forward to.

Haifa Wehbe's quick trip to Tunisia was a big surprise. (Image: Instagram)
10:48 GMT

She didn't even let the press know she was coming, but Haifa Wehbe did in fact hit up Tunisia.

Shabola always has something to sing about.
10:26 GMT

Disgusted and disappointed with the filth on the streets, Shabola is in studio recording a song about trash.