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May 2, 2013

Can Yusra handle it all?
10:08 GMT

Yusra Al Lawzi is getting jiggy with her career. Not only is she hosting the hit talent show “the X- Factor” with fellow Egyptian star Basil Al Zaro, but she’s also headlining a new film and TV drama both.

Jamal the player
09:32 GMT

Jamal Suleiman plays the womanizer in his latest greatest Ramadan drama "Nuqtat Daef" (Weak Spot), directed by Ahmad Shafiq.

Are you ready to rock with Rihanna?
08:26 GMT

Tickets go on sale in a week for Rihanna's blingin' fall show in Abu Dhabi.

Hani looks us in the eyes and tell us the truth: he's not on Facebook.
07:49 GMT

Be not deceived – Hani Salama is not on Facebook, or Twitter, or pretty much the internet, so don’t believe what you read.

Syrian refugees in Jordan's Zaatari Camp.
06:48 GMT

On Wednesday 8 May, a concert featuring classical pieces and traditional Syrian music will be put on at the Cairo Opera House.

May 1, 2013

Samer Al Masri's life is reportedly under threat following the much-loved Syrian actor's public declaration of support for the Syrian opposition.
13:42 GMT

Samer Al Masri's life is reportedly under threat following the much-loved Syrian actor's public declaration of support for the Syrian opposition.

In the video for her hit song, Ya Majnooeg (Crazy), Rola cranks up the drama with a little help from Syrian funny man Radwan Qintar.
12:54 GMT

Stars in the Arab Celebosphere are known for experimenting with new styles and Lebanese lovely, Rola Saad, isn't about to buck the trend.

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11:40 GMT

In a land where women fight for rights like education, they got to let down their hair and party hardy at a ladies only concert in Afghanistan.

Helani in the judges chair on TV show 'The Voice'
10:39 GMT

Fans are eagerly awaiting Assi Helani's new romantic music video

Wael Kfoury
10:16 GMT

Lebanese singer and X Factor judge Wael Kfoury has denied reports that he intends to sue the press over the publication of rumours about his personal life.

Dubai still digs Justin!
08:01 GMT

Get the rundown of cray-cray on Justin Bieber's Believe World Tour. Despite it all, Dubai is ready to rock with the teen sensation later this week.

Ahmed Helmy says he's the real deal
07:25 GMT

All you other Ahmed Helmy’s are just imitating, so please get off Twitter, please get off Twitter. Egypt’s comedy actor tweets with fans to let them know he’s the real deal.


Abdel Rahman said that following two nights of the show, it was brought to the attention of Islamist figures that the play was critical of them, "which led them to threaten to stop the show and destroy the theatre."
06:41 GMT

Theatre official says that after threats of violence from Islamists, the authorities have decided to relocate 'Diwan Al-Baqar' (Salon of the Crows).

April 30, 2013

Pinocchio: A Puppet's Story, based on the timeless story of a wooden puppet by Carlo Collodi, will premier in Egypt at the Cairo Opera House on Sunday 5 May.
12:19 GMT

'Pinocchio: A Puppet's Story' is retold through dance and music by Italian actor and director at the Cairo Opera House on Sunday 5 May.

Amal Maher sings for Sinai
10:47 GMT

Sinai Liberation Day was celebrated in style with singing stars from across the region at The Future University in Egypt on April 25th.