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June 26, 2014

Haifa behind-the-scenes of her Ramadan TV drama "Words on Paper." (Image: Albawaba edit)
09:53 GMT

State-owned Egypt TV has firmly said no to airing Haifa Wehbe's Ramadan TV series "Kalam Ala Waraq" (Words on Paper).

Hannan Turk and her new hubby! (Image: Twitter)
08:31 GMT

Hannan Turk was finally seen in the public eye with her latest husband Mahmoud, brother of Muslim Brotherhood leader Hassan Malek.

Tom Cruise probs won't be sight-seeing in Abu Dhabi if the latest Star Wars isn't bringing him our way. (Image: Facebook)
08:29 GMT

With parts of Star Wars: Episode VII to be shot in Abu Dhabi, UAE residents will have one less star to anticipate seeing around the city. Tom Cruise will not be in the film after all it seems.

Lydia rides a camel on one of Dubai's beautiful beaches. (Image: Daily Mail)
08:18 GMT

TOWIE star Lydia Bright reveals her top five favorite hangouts in celeb holiday hotspot.

Do these two have their eyes set on Lake Como after all?
07:50 GMT

He said he didn't want the wedding at his Lake Como villa because it would be too high profile, but now that new laws restricting the pappz have been put in place, is it possible the chimes will ring at his Italian home after all?

It's all about FIFA on TV this Ramadan!
07:23 GMT

Lebanese channels know that there's no competing with the World Cup, there are fewer shows on the slate this year.

June 25, 2014

Tom and Jerry are set to take to the stage as MBC inks a deal to develop live theatrical shows and consumer experiences for the animation brands. (Image: Facebook)
12:33 GMT

MBC brings Warner Bros. characters to Middle East with new deal.

Yousra will be playing a Queen in MBC's "Saraya Abdeen" this Ramadan. (Image: Facebook)
11:41 GMT

This Ramadan, you can look forward to a host of comedic, religious, drama and social shows from MBC TV.

The annual White Night event is coming again! (Image courtesy of
11:00 GMT

Tel Aviv's White Night cultural event is going down this Thursday with music, theater, movies, and so very much more!

Mervat won't be leaving our TV screens any time soon! (Image: Facebook)
10:56 GMT

Can you imagine not having Egyptian actress Mervat Amin on our TV screens?

The bra strap which caused Buthaina's suspension! (Image:
09:15 GMT

News anchor Buthaina Kamel was suspended for her inappropriate outfits!

It's all "About Lovers" this Ramadan! (Image cropped from event poster on Facebook)
09:00 GMT

The first week of Ramadan, July 1-7, will bring the Amir Taz Palace "About Lovers" every night.

Will Myriam take over the small screen this Ramadan? (Image: Facebook)
08:35 GMT

Lebanese singer Adam recorded the thrilling theme tune for Myriam Fares's Ramadan TV show "Ittiham" (Accusation).

Get in on the sensation! (Event poster courtesy of the Sensation website)
08:00 GMT

Well, there's no lineup yet, but the tickets are available for the exciting event this fall.

The Cavalli Club is one of the best places to party in the city. (Image courtesy of the Cavalli Club Facebook page)
07:00 GMT

Get your party on with UAE-fave Rapper Fat Joe before the fasting begins!