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March 25, 2014

"The 99" is inspired by the 99 names attributed to God in Islam. (Image:
08:22 GMT

A group of Saudi Arabia’s top clerics have slammed an Islam-inspired cartoon series as “work the devil”, calling on Muslims to not watch it.

Raja Al Jadawi is ready to speak! (Image: Facebook)
05:39 GMT

Raja Al Jadawi will do her best to answer the questions of her TV viewers on her latest program "Ask Me".

Formula One lovers are already looking forward to the 2014 Grand Prix in Bahrain next month. (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

Next month, MC Gil Kolirin and DJ Tony will be back to entertain spectators at the much-anticipated Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix.

March 24, 2014

Shujoon Al Hajery has called it a day after filming her scenes for "This is Me". (Image: Facebook)
15:22 GMT

Well, that's a wrap, folks. The 13 episodes of the reality show "This is Me", starring Shujoon Hajery are finally done filming.

Kings of Leon are on the Mechanical Bull World Tour 2014.
15:10 GMT

"Use Somebody" right now to get your tickets to one of the hottest concerts of the year in Dubai. No, seriously, it's gonna be majorly hot in the UAE on May 28 for the Live @ Atlantis concert.

The beautiful Sulaf will be playing the role of a gentle lover in a new drama series this year. (Image: Facebook)
15:01 GMT

Sulaf Fawakherji will be showing us a gentler, more loving side in a new drama titled "The Gentleness of the Lover."

Shakira has released this year's World Cup song titled "La La La." (Image: Facebook)
14:06 GMT

Shakira released a new World Cup song today, but whatever happened to supporting Assaf after he was banned from singing at the World Cup this year?

Mohammad Assaf back in the good ol' Arab Idol days. (Image: Facebook)
12:53 GMT

Last year's Arab Idol winner Mohammad Assaf has landed on Sharjah soil as he prepares to perform in the oratorio Clusters of Light.

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12:38 GMT

The planned TV show "Alice in Arabia" about an American girl being unknowingly kidnapped by her extended royal Saudi Arabian family has been nixed after getting major backlash.

No details were given about Karim's film which supports General Sisi. (Image: Facebook)
12:03 GMT

Karim Abdel Aziz is clearly sharing his political stance on Egypt by supporting General Sisi through his latest production.

Dominique Hourani and her beloved daughter Dilara.
10:42 GMT

What better way to get the word out, then by song? Lebanese singer Dominique Hourani has hushed claims that she has given up custody to Dilara by releasing a song about it in honor of Mother's Day.

Jannat and Amr gave guest attendees a night to remember at last weekend's event. (Image: Albawaba edit)
10:11 GMT

Amr Diab and Jannat took centre stage at Al Masah Hotel's reopening night last weekend.

Dr Khalid bin Ibrahim al-Sulaiti opening the festival. (Image: Najeer Feroke)
05:00 GMT

The Halal Hal Qatar Festival has officially been launched and is expected to fetch over half a million visitors.

March 23, 2014

One of the controversial pics posted by the mother-lovin' songster (Image: Twitter).
20:45 GMT

Ragheb Alama was feeling the love from his momma this Mother's Day, posting a precious message to her on Twitter. His followers, however, aren't quite so positive about some of his other posts.

Family resemblance much? Here's Myriam Fares and her momma (Image: Facebook).
20:26 GMT

She's the face of beauty alright, to the point that companies use her as the poster child for their products. Now Myriam Fares is sharing where she got her claim to beautiful fame.