Egypt

June 19, 2014

Menna won't be leaving the house any time soon! (Image: Facebook)
09:18 GMT

How did Menna Shalabi end up in bed with an injured foot?

Zeina is still thinking about whether or not she will appear on Nishan's show. (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

The offer is on the table, and Nishan is still waiting for Zeina final answer whether she will appear on his Ramadan TV show.

“Iran re-entry presents an opportunity to improve security of supply and for oil and gas service companies to develop significant opportunities,” said Mr. Stocker.
04:55 GMT

Business is already preparing for barriers preventing trade with one of the region’s biggest potential markets to be brought down.

June 18, 2014

German defence group Rheinmetall is set to sign a 2.7 billion euro ($3.7 billion) deal in the coming weeks for the production of 980 Fuchs 2 military vehicles for Algeria.
21:28 GMT

Germany said this month it would adopt a more cautious approach towards arms exports after a 24 per cent surge last year fuelled a domestic debate on military sales.

We won't be seeing these faces side-by-side in “Al Wiswas” this Ramadan after all.
18:09 GMT

If you were excited to see the Egyptian drama “Al Wiswas” in the Ramadan lineup, grab your tissues because the show has been nixed from the list.

Yousra is working up a storm right now! (Image: Facebook)
18:03 GMT

‘Tis the season for all stars to be super stressed. With Ramadan looming ahead, time is running short to complete her TV drama “Saraya Abdeen” (The Palaces of Abdeen).

Athar won't be forgetting and forgiving Galal any time soon! (Image: Albawaba edit)
14:18 GMT

Athar al Hakim still hasn't forgiven Ramez Galal for scaring her to death on his prank show!

A scene from one of Adel's popular productions. (Image: Facebook)
11:40 GMT

Adel Imam gave strict orders to the buyers of his upcoming Drama, and they were happy to oblige!

Sherine also shared her wish to be with a man. (Image: Facebook)
06:15 GMT

Egyptian superstar Sherine Abdel Wahab was held guest on the radio FM channel “Nujoom FM” with broadcaster Hind Rida Ali for the show “Eishha Bishikl Tani” (Live it a Different Way).

Egypt's membership to the AU was on freeze during former president Mohammed Morsi's rule, but the AU has cited the country's success in electing Sisi and ratifying a new constitution as signs that it is ready to again be part of the AU (File Archive)
05:00 GMT

Egypt was re-admitted to the African Union Tuesday.

June 17, 2014

Mostafa is upset over his show's producer's lack of attention! (Image: Facebook)
12:09 GMT

Mostafa Shaban is totes unhappy with the producer of his new drama "Amrad Nisa'iyah" (Women's Illnesses). But, why?

Queen Theatre in London. (Image: Google)
11:26 GMT

Laila Soliman takes part in the London International Festival of Theatre's After A War programme, which brings together 20 international artists to review the ramifications of World War I.

Hani on his hospital bed before the surgery! (Image: Facebook)
10:27 GMT

Hani Shaker was still able to perform in Cairo this week despite pain from his recent back surgery!

Will Asala be returning to Cairo or has she moved to Dubai for good? (Image: Facebook)
09:43 GMT

Rumor has it that Asala is leaving Cairo for her new home in Dubai!

The new cabinet includes 30 ministers. (AFP/File)
09:20 GMT

Egypt's new cabinet has been sworn in by President Sisi at a ceremony in Cairo.