Egypt

November 16, 2014

Khaled Al Sawi shows his game face. (Image: Twitter)
14:19 GMT

So what if he has been diagnosed with a disheartening disease, Khaled Al Sawi is determined to kick some serious Hepatitis C in the booty.

Do you find the gown as daring as they say?
11:42 GMT

Tsk-tsk, Ms. Wehbe. The Lebanese diva draws more negative attention her way with a scandalous gown on set the talent show "Star Academy". She's clearly doing her part to provide Kardashian equivalent entertainment for the Middle East!

Two Egyptian Navy vessels maneuver on an exercise in 2009. (Wikimedia Commons)
11:01 GMT

The Russian ship was seized and taken to the northern entrance of the Suez Canal.

Dina in the company of friends in her first appearance since leaving jail! (Image: Anazahra.com)
10:57 GMT

Now that her jail sentence is done and dusted, Dina el Sherbini makes her first appearance... on Facebook!

Ahmed and his wife are still together, according to the actor!
09:54 GMT

Don't you just hate it when rumors make you divorced in the cyber world? Well, Ahmed el Sakka is still married in real life!

November 15, 2014

North Sinai has witnessed intensifying activity of the armed forces after a major militant attack. (AFP/File)
19:43 GMT

Egyptian armed forces killed 10 and arrested 54 "terrorists" in North Sinai.

Ahmed is recovering well following his back cancer surgery in the US. (Image: Facebook)
10:56 GMT

Ahmed Helmy shocked his fans after revealing the true reason behind his recent trip to the US: Cancer treatment.

November 14, 2014

Omar Khairat is coming back to Cairo Opera House. (Image: Facebook)
19:39 GMT

He's shown his skill on many a piano across the world, but the place that knows him best will be graced with his presence again soon. Cairo Opera House welcomes Omar Khairat back to the keys.

The border town of Arsal has been the site of fierce clashes between militants and the Lebanese army in recent months, sparking high tensions between Syrians refugees and Lebanese host communities. (AFP/File)
09:37 GMT

A bomb hit a Lebanese military vehicle Friday in the outskirts of Arsal's northeast region, according to a security source, wounding two soldiers.

November 13, 2014

Ruby's husband and Zeina are most likely collaborating together on the new film The Big Night. (Image: Albawaba edit)
14:55 GMT

Egyptian actress Zeina has been offered a tempting role in Ruby's husband's new film The Big Night!

Good friends: Tamer and Issam chilling together. (Image: Facebook)
13:08 GMT

Ahmad Issam celebrated his birthday with a host of celebs including Tamer Hosny!

Despite her friends' warnings, Ghada will be filming a new movie with Ezz soon. (Image: Albawaba edit)
12:33 GMT

Egyptian actress Ghada Abdel Razek is all for sticking to her friends through thick and thin, and that's exactly what she's doing for Ahmed Ezz!

Navy vessels patrol the coast of Egypt's Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, February 17, 2011. (AFP/File)
11:43 GMT

Five servicemen were injured and eight others remain missing after "armed assailants" attacked an Egyptian vessel Wednesday.

Militants in the Sinai frequently target Egyptian security forces. (AFP/File)
11:14 GMT

Five Egyptian conscripts were shot dead in attacks in North Sinai on Thursday.

It is unclear who was responsible for the bombing. (AFP/File)
09:58 GMT

At least four persons suffered injuries in a bomb blast on Cairo's underground train.