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12 آب/أغسطس 2014

Ahlam shares another holiday snapshot with her fans (and haters)! (Image: Facebook)
13:04 بتوقيت جرينتش

UAE singer Ahlam has oh-so-many haters, who hate the pictures she posts. Now, she tells them exactly why she shares those pix with her fans!

George hasn't commented on the Gaza conflict but Amal said that "there should be an independent investigation and accountability for crimes that have been committed." (Image: Albawaba edit)
12:17 بتوقيت جرينتش

While George Clooney makes no comment on the Gaza-Israel conflict, Amal Alamuddin turns down an offer to join the UN's special observation team on the war in Gaza.

Fifi with some of her guests at Hanadi's wedding. (Image: Facebook)
10:35 بتوقيت جرينتش

Fifi Abdo welcomed celebrities at her daughter Hanadi's luxurious wedding in Cairo this week.

Kazem is thrilled to be a granddad again. (Image: Albawaba edit)
09:14 بتوقيت جرينتش

Kazem el Saher has become a granddad again!

Omar Al Abdalaat is taking a career hiatus (Image: Facebook).
06:26 بتوقيت جرينتش

The Jordanian singer is postponing his album and canceling his concerts as a step of solidarity with the people of Gaza.

Is the show "Saraya Abdeen" now dead? (Image: Facebook)
05:20 بتوقيت جرينتش

Amro Arafa has said "See ya" to the makers of the past Ramadan drama "Saraya Abdeen" and won't be coming back for a sequel.

Assi Helani sadly had to say "Next time" to Paula Ya'qoubian. (Image: Facebook)
04:46 بتوقيت جرينتش

Unstable security conditions in Lebanon led Assi Helani to postpone a big interview scheduled with Paula Ya'qoubian.

Somaya Al Khashab has lost some serious weight, but it wasn't through a center, she says.
04:24 بتوقيت جرينتش

A viral ad featuring a pic of Somaya Al Khashab leads to more controversy on just how the diva has a new slim and trim look.

Carole Samaha's smokin' hot song is out on the world wide web. (Image: screenshot from YouTube)
04:02 بتوقيت جرينتش

Carole Samaha's single "Sahranine" quickly became the most heard song on Anghami after it was released on the app, and the success is still going strong.

11 آب/أغسطس 2014

A selection of photos of Rita and an old black & white picture of her with Darwish. (Image: Albawaba edit)
13:40 بتوقيت جرينتش

If you've been waiting for forty years to find out who Mahmoud Darwish's lover "Rita" really is, then you've got to read this story!

The second Jasmine International Film Festival is scheduled to kick off on August 23 and will run until August 28, 2014. (Image: Press TV)
10:58 بتوقيت جرينتش

The second edition of Jasmine International Film Festival (TJIFF) is programmed to be held simultaneously in two Iranian cities of Tehran and Amol.

David performing one of his water tricks. (Image: Facebook)
10:41 بتوقيت جرينتش

American illusionist David Blaine to do magic tricks for three nights in Abu Dhabi later this month.

Enrique puts his success down to truly loving what he does. (Image: Nex1.tv)
09:49 بتوقيت جرينتش

Enrique Iglesias talks about the reasons behind his incredible success over the years.

Gigi and Cody on the set of the singer's music video. (Image: Facebook)
09:13 بتوقيت جرينتش

Cody Simpson holds out hope he can win back his Sports Illustrated model girlfriend Gigi Hadid after HE broke up with her.

Asala was totes surprised by her daughter's Instagram pics. (Image: Instagram)
05:04 بتوقيت جرينتش

Syrian singer Asala Nasri's head is reeling after her daughter Sham surprisingly seems to be back together with her ex-fiancé.