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February 17, 2013

OneRepublic live in concert on Thursday at the Dubai Festival City as part of the ongoing Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival. Clint Egbert/Gulf News
11:15 GMT

Ryan Tedder and co had the crowd cheering for more on the opening night of Dubai Jazz Festival.

A piece by Hani Zorob titled: A Long Egyptian Series.
10:50 GMT

The award-winning Palestinian novelist Adania Shibli interviewed 15 up-and-coming Palestinian artists for her new book, 'Hirak' (Movement).

Sexual harassment skit on Cairo's metro (Photo: Rowan El Shimi)
10:31 GMT

This week Egyptian artists addressed the issue of sexual harassment with an interactive play on Cairo's crowded metro.

Basma's no romantic fool.
09:17 GMT

The Egyptian actress decides to make war not love as she takes to Tahrir for the first anniversary of her marriage to political activist, Amro Hamzawi.

Ahlam puts in her two cents.
09:02 GMT

After legendary Lebanese crooner, Milhim Barakat, takes a swipe at stars that sing in the Khaleeji dialect, the UAE star can't help but put in her two cents.

Cyrine Abdel Nour's Valentine's gift.
08:48 GMT

The Lebanese actress proves her husband is still the one, posting pics of the amazing bouquet of flowers.

Ibrahim El-Batout's movie, A Winter of Discontent, will be screened on the closing night of the festival
07:13 GMT

The Twin Cities Arab Film Festival is set to take place in Minneapolis-Saint Paul between 13 and 17 March.

Mims is playing in the UAE this weekend
06:53 GMT

American rapper Mims, most famously known for that addictive 2007 track, ‘This is Why I’m Hot’ is headed to the UAE this weekend.

Snoop is seen wearing two thobes in his latest video
05:00 GMT

After his NYE performance in the UAE, Snoop is giving us more Middle Eastern love in his latest video as he is seen decked out in not one, but two thobes!

February 16, 2013

Yousra is fed up with those rumors.
07:00 GMT

The legendary Egyptian actress is so fed up with the gossip that she has switched off her cell phone.

Youssef El Sharif (L) with co-star Nelly Kareem
07:00 GMT

The Egyptian acting pair are starring together for a third time running!

Muhammad Rajab ready to defy doctors.
06:00 GMT

The young Egyptian actor says he'll be heading on Umra despite ending up in a hospital bed.

Assi Helani
05:00 GMT

The 'Voice' coach has been a little quiet of late, we catch up on his new projects to find out what he's really been up to.

February 15, 2013

Szymon Klima on clarinet, Joachim Mencel on piano and Adam Kowalewski on double bass and bass guitar (Photo: Sherif Sonbol)
06:00 GMT

The anniversary of Polish legendary classical composer, Witold Lutosławski, is held in the Egyptian capital for the first time.

5 Broken Cameras, the movie poster.
05:00 GMT

The Oscar nominated, '5 Broken Cameras', will be playing in the Egyptian capital on Sunday.