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February 12, 2014

Yara is on the move (Image: Facebook)
12:07 GMT

The official face of "Escada" perfume and singing sensation Yara will be rockin' it live at the Dubai Mall next week.

"Blue Jasmine" star Cate Blanchett at the Dubai International Film Festival where she served as a jury head (Image: Facebook)
11:27 GMT

Hollywood's hottest hit up a celebratory luncheon for the Oscar nominees. With three regional films on the nomination list, we wonder if anyone from our corner of the world was there too!

Don't you wish you could watch your fave show uninterrupted? Well, now you can go commercial-free with MBC's brand new channel "MBC Variety" for "My-HD" subscribers.
11:18 GMT

Don't you wish you could watch your fave show uninterrupted? Well, now you can go commercial-free with MBC's brand new channel "MBC Variety" for "My-HD" subscribers.

“Peter Pan: The Never Ending Story" is coming to Dubai (Image courtesy of Peter Pan show website)
07:44 GMT

The show “Peter Pan: The Never Ending Story,” a mixture of theatre, illusion, circus, and part block-buster movie, is set to be staged at the Dubai World Trade Center as part of its world arena tour.

Berlinale poster
05:00 GMT

Way to go regional film makers for winning prizes at Berlinale Talents, a six-day creative summit for up-and-coming filmmakers at the Berlin Film Festival.

February 11, 2014

Carole Samaha thanks her fans for "liking" her so much!
14:51 GMT

"Very happy to see the fanpage crossing 2 Millions.. Thank u #angels for all the love &support.." Carole Samaha Facebooked to her fans and re-posted to other social media accounts across the board.

Jewish actress and attempting director Natalie Portman with Nir Barkat, the mayor of Jerusalem. (Image: Facebook).
14:18 GMT

Conservative peeps protest Portman's presence in the Nahlaot neighborhood of Jerusalem as she makes her directorial debut filming "A Tale of Love and Darkness" in her homeland.

Sherihan bows out from the long, long awaited (but never appeared) TV show "Tears of Cinderella" (Image: Instagram)
13:45 GMT

With a show promising to appear on our screens for two years, but with no airing date in sight, it's no wonder Sherihan has resigned from the leading role in "Dumoo' Al Cinderella" (Tears of Cinderella).

Regine Velasquez-Alcasid & Ogie Alcasid to dazzle at Dubai's SundanceLIVE.
12:53 GMT

The Filipino and international communities in Dubai are in for a real treat this March, as Regine Velasquez-Alcasid and Ogie Alcasid perform live at this year's SundanceLIVE.

Egyptian director Khaled Al Hajjar super angry at Moroccan singer Jannat. (image: facebook)
12:21 GMT

Jannat and Rotana have seriously upset director Khaled Al Hajjar this week by "stealing" some of his work. Uh, oh!

Busted for the possession of drugs in Cairo last year, luck ran out for Dina El Sherbini who's been given a jail sentence this week (image: facebook)
11:35 GMT

After getting busted for the possession of drugs in Cairo last year, luck ran out for Dina El Sherbini who's been given a jail sentence this week.

This March, the spectacular award-winning Australian TAP DOGS show is coming to Dubai.
08:32 GMT

This March, the spectacular award-winning Australian TAP DOGS show is coming to Dubai.

Haifa Wehbe is one of the wearers of the peace bracelet designed by Hatem Alakeel (Image: Facebook)
06:00 GMT

Among the list of A-list celebs sporting Hatem Alakeel's designs is our very own Haifa Wehbe.

Mick Jagger the rock'n'roller wasn't as "bad" as David Bailey, the photographer claims.
05:00 GMT

We like to think we've got them moves like Jagger, but photographer David Bailey boasts he was more of a "bad boy" than his friend Sir Mick Jagger when The Rolling Stones fame was at its zenith. Will the band be bad in Abu Dhabi?

February 10, 2014

[Image: Facebook]
13:04 GMT

Samira Saeed denies reports that she postponed the filming of her new music video, and stresses that she is in good health and the filming was halted due to the sudden travel of its director Jamil Maghazi.