Egypt

October 5, 2014

Mohammad Subhi is coming to our small screens! (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

The star has been acclaimed for his acting skills for years, but embarking into the world of hosting a talk show is a new venture.

October 3, 2014

A pilgrim feeds the birds while worshippers arrive at the Grand Mosque, home to the Kaaba, September 29th, 2014 (File/AFP)
09:52 GMT

Fifteen Egyptian pilgrims died in Mecca from various reasons, including a 56-year-old man who died as a result of severe hypertension, officials reported.

October 2, 2014

Egypt's security forces are frequently targeted in attacks. (AFP/File)
15:36 GMT

A bomb exploded at a government office Thursday in Egypt's Nile Delta, leaving two injured.

Ehab Tawfiq is making his fans smile
12:54 GMT

Leaving fans hanging, wondering what the next song will be, Ehab Tawfiq is only releasing one song at time on YouTube from his new album "Jamid Jidan" (Very Strong).

Horiya and Hassan were amongst the celebs performing Hajj this year. (Image: Facebook)
10:34 GMT

Actors Hassan Al Raddad & Horiya Farghaly make their way to the Holy Muslim pilgrimage of Hajj in Mecca.

October 1, 2014

Sherine needn't worry about Kuwait canceling her Eid concert, as she's a Cairo one in place of it instead! (Image: Facebook)
15:14 GMT

Sherine Abdel Wahab will be making a comeback to the live-concert scene in Cairo with a fabulous Eid performance this Oct!

Anoshka is coming to fill our ears with music once more.
14:35 GMT

She's shown her stuff in the acting world of late, but it's been awhile seen we've seen Anoshka at the mic. She's currently rockin' it in the studio, though, so get ready!

A not-so-nice Nadia Al Jundi is driving her cast and crew crazy. (Image: Facebook)
14:00 GMT

Nadia Al Jundi has allegedly become a bossy pants on set the drama "Asrar" (Secrets). If you've got the cash, you can clearly do whatever you want. You just might not have any friends.

Abu Dhabi Film Festival is about to get their Cairo cinema on with three films from Egypt in competitions at the event.
13:22 GMT

Within a few years, the Abu Dhabi Film Festival has established itself as one of the most important cinema events in the MENA region, and Egypt has three films competing against others from around the world.

Hind says her late colleague Khaled Saleh predicted his own death. (Image: Facebook)
13:15 GMT

Could the late comedian actor Khaled Saleh really have predicted his own death? According to Tunisian actress Hind Sabri, he really did!

Sharif and Sherine will still go head to head in court in Oct! (Image: Albawaba edit)
11:11 GMT

Sherine Abdel Wahab's court hearing has been postponed for a while longer, much to the dismay of Sharif Muneer.

September 30, 2014

Is Hassan Al Shafei flying solo so soon? (Image: Facebook)
21:15 GMT

With his nuptials celebrated just over a year ago, some are already beginning to think that Hassan Al Shafei and his new wife have parted ways.

Amr Diab is still looking good at 52. (Image: Facebook)
11:34 GMT

One of Egypt's hottest stars shined on stage the Mousa Coast Resort on the Red Sea and shared with his faithful fans in attendance what big things are on his horizon.

The Muslim Brotherhood was designated as a terrorist organization by the Egyptian government earlier this year. (AFP/File)
08:54 GMT

An Egyptian court has confirmed the death sentences of 20 Muslim Brotherhood members.

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.