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December 23, 2014

Bassel al-Khatib directs "The Mother"
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Covering the life and death of a mother in war-torn Syrian, "The Mother" directed by Bassel al-Khatib premiered at Damascus-based Cinema City on Sunday

Tina Arena taking the stage. (Image: Facebook)
09:29 GMT

Australia's beloved singer-songwriter and actress will be the main event at Clé Dubai's Australia Day gala on January 22.

French-Mauritanian film "Timbuktu" was featured at ADFF (Image courtesy of Khaleej Times)
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They were screened at the Abu Dhabi Film Festival, and now these four films are in the running for Best Foreign Language Film Award at the 2015 Oscars.

December 22, 2014

Gigi and Cody looked rock glam as they partied at Sunset Strip's iconic Roxy! (Image: Daily Mail)
10:46 GMT

Models and rock go together like peanut butter and jelly, that's code for Gigi Hadid and Cody Simpson

Can you feel the love generation? Bob Sinclair can. (Image: Facebook)
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Bob Sinclair will bring the party to Parcha Ibiza and bust out the beats for "Love Generation" and "World, Hold On" on December 26.

Cavalli Club knows how to bring the party in Dubai! (Image: Facebook)
10:05 GMT

Robert Cavalli himself will be hosting at Cavalli Club this NYE. It's gonna be epic.

Omar Khairat performing in Dubai this December. (Image: Facebook)
09:45 GMT

Egyptians love them some Omar Khairat at the piano keys. He's back for another gig next week.

Mohammad Assaf is a humanitarian at heart.
09:37 GMT

The Hala February Festival will kick off in Kuwait again in a matter of weeks, and this year's theme is humanitarian work. How fitting for Mohammad Assaf to have made the lineup!

Boney M has been making music for decades. Will Muscat dig? (Image:
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We loved them about 40 years ago, and soon Muscat music lovers will get groovy with Boney M once again.

PRICE OF IMMORALITY: The popular show “Ben Bilmem Eşim Bilir” (I Don’t Know, My Partner Knows) has been fined 410,000 Turkish lira by RTÜK. (Image: Arab News)
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Turkey’s television regulator has handed a record fine to a popular game show for a segment where husbands were filmed dancing with other women as their wives looked on.

Hamlet by The Globe theatre. (Image:: from Bibliotheca Alexandrina's promotional material)
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London's famous Globe Theatre brings Hamlet to Alexandria, Egypt, as part of the London theatre troupe's two-year world tour.

December 21, 2014

The official AMAN poster by Myriam Fares. (Image: Facebook)
14:18 GMT

Myriam Fares has released her new album AMAN and she looks super sexy on the cover! More details inside!

Fahmy with his wife Rana. (Image: Al Jaras)
11:58 GMT

Egyptian actor Hussein Fahmy celebrated Bahrain's special National Day celebration in Cairo.

Sherine Abdel Wahab is ready for the camera action. (Image: Facebook)
11:22 GMT

She hasn't announced the name yet, but Sherine Abdel Wahab has snatched a role in a Ramadan 2015 show.

Dina's name has been cleared from any wrongdoing in her TV show The Dancer. (Image: Facebook)
11:04 GMT

Bellydancer Dina can now dance all she wants after having her name cleared in "The Dancer" court case.