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September 17, 2013

The festival's logo.
05:00 GMT

The region's films represented at the 19th edition of the International Auteur Cinema Film Festival in Rabat will include Ibrahim El Batout's 'Winter of Discontent' and Nadine Khan's 'Chaos and Disorder'.

September 16, 2013

Deepak Chopra will be dishing out advice at his UAE appearances this week. (Image: Facebook)
13:08 GMT

If you're a fan of international author Deepak Chopra, then you've the chance to meet him in person in the UAE this week.

Uzbekistan has no idea who 18-year-old Rahima Ganieva. (Image: Miss World Website)
12:33 GMT

Organizers of the Miss World competition in Indonesia are saying that Rahima Ganieva, who is claiming to be Miss Uzbekistan, is an impostor.

Lamis Jaber has fully recovered from her abdominal tumor. (Image: Youtube screenshot)
11:01 GMT

Following a long road of treatment, Lamis Jaber, Yahya Al Fakharani's wife, has fully recovered from her abdominal tumor.

Laila Elwi is the latest member of the Board of Directors of Egypt's Cinema Production Commission. (Image: Facebook)
10:12 GMT

Egyptian actress Laila Elwi's long successful career has granted her the new position as member of the Board of Directors of Egypt's Cinema Production Commission.

A scene from Saturday's episode of Arabs Got Talent. (Image: Youtube screenshot)
09:44 GMT

Say what? Yes, Arabs Got Talent is back! Missed it? Well, here's the Season 3 premiere recap.

Mashrou Leila jammed the night away in Amman. (Image: Jordan Times/ Gaelle Sundelin)
09:36 GMT

The crowd was quickly in a frenzy as Mashrou Leila mixed up their jazzy, upbeat rock tunes with old French classics in the enchanting Roman ampitheatre setting.

Yousra Mahnoush stood alongside her former mentor Kadem Al Saher once more.
09:23 GMT

The debut of ‘Mahboubi Ana’ (The One I Love) hosted by ‘The Voice’ finalist Yousra Mahnoush highlighted Iraqi singer Kadem Al Saher where he shared his rags to riches story.

Toploader is soon Bahrain bound! (Image: Facebook)
09:13 GMT

British indie rock will meet the Dilmun Club in Saar later this month for a Bahrain show to remember with Toploader as the headliner.

Mansour's character for whom the film is also titled, 'Wadjda', wants a bicycle. (Image: Facebook)
08:18 GMT

Bold female filmmaker, Haifaa Al-Mansour, steps out to break stereotypes and intolerance in her homeland of Saudi Arabia as she is now in the Oscar race.

The Lumineers (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

The word is out, Dubai Media City Ampitheatre will be rockin' out to the sounds of 'The Lumineers' at the RedFestDXB music festival.

September 15, 2013

Haifa Wehbe and Tamer Ashour are releasing a duet together. (Image: Facebook)
13:42 GMT

Lebanese superstar Haifa Wehbe is busy between filming music videos, recording songs and shooting films, yet still had time to record a duet with singer Tamer Ashour.

Renowned director Nadine Labaki will star in "Rock the Casbah" alongside Omar Sharif. (Image: Facebook)
12:57 GMT

Omar Sharif and Nadine Labaki will star in a new French-Moroccan comedy film this year.

Novak giving belly dancing a try in Dubai. (Image: Youtube screenshot)
12:13 GMT

This weekend was a fun one for tennis player Novak Djokovic as he shook his booty while attempting to bellydance at the Dubai Open Tennis Championships afterparty.

Wael Kfoury and his wife seem to be happier than ever. (Image: Facebook)
11:42 GMT

Sorry to disappoint all the ladies out there, but Lebanese heartthrob Wael Kfoury and his wife are happier than ever. Just have a look at their latest tweets!