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October 29, 2013

Ahmed Soultan stands against fierce competition in Africa and India to represent Worldwide Act at MTV EMAs next month. (Image: Facebook)
07:02 GMT

After nabbing 'Best Middle East Act' title once again, Moroccan singer Ahmed Soultan is in the mix of candidates aiming to represent Africa, Indian, and Middle East at the Worldwide Act category of the 2013 MTV EMA on November 10.

A snapshot from the documentary “Another night on Earth” - Egypt through taxi conversations." (Image: Vimeo)
05:00 GMT

Director David Muñoz shows how the chaotic traffic scene in Cairo is full of interesting conversations, through the life of taxi drivers.

October 28, 2013

Ahmed Ezz is on the down and out after losing his father.
14:49 GMT

Ahmed Ezz is one sad celeb after losing his father recently to poor health. Best wishes go out to the whole family.

Nancy Ajram's 'Bazaar' Facebook pics (Image: Facebook)
14:40 GMT

A Harper’s Bazaar photo shoot shows a little too much for the classic starlet, say some.

The International Mediterranean Film Festival of Montpellier will honor director and producer Marianne Khoury and her company, Misr International Films. (Image: freedownloadmovies)
13:21 GMT

Lebanese producer and director Marianne Khoury will be honored for her memorable works by the annual International Mediterranean Film Festival of Montpellier.

The UN chose singer Sherine Abdelwahab to sing for women's rights. (Image: Facebook)
12:52 GMT

Egyptian singer Sherine Abdelwahab has been chosen by the UN to sing for the International Day for Women's Rights.

One of the new and 'different' pictures Mona Zaki was criticized for. (Image: Facebook)
09:39 GMT

People love and know her for a certain look, but now that Mona Zaki has decided to experiment with something 'different,' fans aren't impressed!

The shower scene from Marwa's film "Ahasees" (Feelings). (Image: Youtube screenshot)
08:34 GMT

Remember that nude shower video featuring Marwa surfacing the internet just over 2 years ago? She's still mad about it, and film director Hani Fawzi is in the hot seat over it.

Big Hass' Music Liberation (Image: Facebook)
07:10 GMT

For Saudi native Big Hass, hip-hop isn’t about money, sex, drugs, or glamour. It’s about knowledge, poetry, consciousness, and freedom. Perhaps most of all, it’s about being yourself. Tune into MIX FM on Saturday nights or just read this article on 'Why Hip-Hop'.

“The Rooftops” is now screening at the Abu Dhabi Film Festival
06:06 GMT

With four rooftop locations, one from each of Algiers quarters, as the setting for this regional film, its unique storyline is sure to please at the Abu Dhabi Film Festival going on now!

Bassem Youssef speaks out! (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

Well, Egypt's 'Jon Stewart' is back, and so are his outspoken political stances! He takes his first chance on air to swing at Sisi.

October 27, 2013

Haifa Wehbe plays cat in Samo Zein's latest single. (Image: Facebook)
12:19 GMT

Kitty & Tommy Haifa Wehbe duets with Samo Zein!

Amr Mostafa has released a new single composed and produced by him. (Image: Facebook)
11:34 GMT

Are you one of the thousands who have listened to Amr Mostafa's new single? You should be!

Rihanna onstage in Tel Aviv, where she remained decidedly unpolitical. (Instagram)
11:11 GMT

Following rumours that Rihanna had got political onstage in Tel Aviv, it turns out Ri Ri did NOT sing "All I See Is Palestine" in her song "Pour It Up".

From "Faces and Features: Caricatures of Indian and Egyptian personalities" exhibition that will open on Wednesday 30 October at Maulana Azad Centre for Indian Culture. (Image: Courtesy of the MACIC)
10:36 GMT

A list of the recommended art events from 27 October through 3 November; enjoy in Cairo or Alexandria.