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July 23, 2014

"Women's Prison" has given viewers a real insight into the lives of prisoners in the infamous Qanater Prison. (Image: Al Ahram)
09:02 GMT

The series created by the team behind last Ramadan's critically acclaimed Zaat invites audiences into the lives of female prisoners and wardresses in the infamous Qanater Prison.

Marcel's beautiful music brought concert-goers to their feet on Thursday. (Image: Daily Star)
08:44 GMT

Oud virtuoso, vocalist and composer Marcel Khalife brought the Byblos International Festival audience to its feet Thursday evening.

July 22, 2014

Still from Mohammed Assaf's song video clip Raise Your Head High. (Image: YouTube)
11:50 GMT

Mohammed Assaf sings 'Raise Your Head High' in solidarity with his home country of Palestine under attack. The song reached almost half a million views on YouTube only two days after its release.

July 21, 2014

Leef is throwing a huge wedding party in Alexandria this month. (Image: Facebook)
14:06 GMT

Egyptian folk singer Abu al Leef is saying "I do" this month!

The actress is unhappy with the fact that the drama was considered as an insult to the history of Egypt. (Image: Facebook)
13:28 GMT

Yousra is out of the spotlight and nowhere to be seen. What could be making her hide?

Wafaa Amer loves her country so much that she's giving her entire new show's earnings to the Egypt Fund! (Image: Facebook)
12:03 GMT

Wafaa Amer loves her country so much that she's giving her entire new show's earnings to the Egypt Fund!

Yep, we're afraid Haifa wins the age race ladies! (Image: Albawaba edit)
11:14 GMT

Celebs try to be as unique, original and different from one another as they can, but what do Haifa Wehbe, Ahlam and Asala Nasri all have in common?

Haifa believes what her ex-hubby tells her about the Muslim Brotherhood! (Image: Facebook)
08:59 GMT

Haifa Wehbe puts rumors to rest and tells us whether her ex-husband Ahmad Abu Hashima left her because of pressure from the Muslim Brotherhood.

Waad is in a state of shock following the death of her brother. (Image: Facebook)
08:20 GMT

Saudi singer Waad has sadly announced the death of her brother.

July 20, 2014

Dance group Ballet Magnificat performing in Egypt. (Image: Cjonline.com)
11:34 GMT

This is what you can look forward to this week in Egypt if you're out on the town!

Handsome and talented: Enrique returns to Egypt in concert this summer. (Image: Facebook)
09:58 GMT

International superstar Enrique Iglesias is making a return to Egypt with a new concert this August!

A detail from the installation view of Jarrar’s “Whole in the Wall,” 2013. (Image: The Daily Star)
09:32 GMT

Israeli officials have prevented Palestinian artist and filmmaker Khaled Jarrar from leaving Palestine to attend the opening of his solo project in NYC.

Selena has been unfollowed by many fans after supporting Gazans in the Israel-Gaza conflict. (Image: Facebook)
09:16 GMT

US pop star Selena Gomez has been criticized by pro-Israelis for her pro-Gaza Instagram post!

The teaser trailer already exceeded half a million views in two weeks. (Image: YouTube still)
09:00 GMT

With the teaser trailer already exceeding half a million views in two weeks, producers of Made in Egypt decide to screen the movie in GCC countries, Lebanon and Jordan simultaneously.

A Hologram for the King is set to premiere in November 2015. (Image: Al Ahram)
08:44 GMT

'A Hologram for the King', a film by German director Tom Tykwer and starring Tom Hanks, will showcase Hurghada's underwater reefs.