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October 20, 2013

Haifa Wehbe with Minister of Telecommunication Mr. Nicola Sehnaoui at "Don't Text and Drive" press conference. (Image: Facebook)
07:25 GMT

Not usually known as spokesperson for a cause, pop diva Haifa Wehbe steps out of character to join the "Don't Text and Drive" campaign

Mai Izz El Din is in need of a break, but not a long one, Y'all! (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

Our fave Egyptian actress won't be disappearing for too long. Contrary to prior belief, Mai Izz El Din is only on vacay, not a total career hiatus!

October 19, 2013

Hanaa Abdel Fattah was a well loved man (Image courtesy of
11:21 GMT

The man, the director, the actor, the theatre critic, the professor, the one and only Hanaa Abdel Fattah leaves a widespread legacy and will be long remembered with love after his death one year ago today on 19 October 2012.

Beware the buyer: Make sure your Rihanna tickets are legit!
11:06 GMT

"It has been brought to the attention of FLASH that a number of tickets for Rihanna's concert on October 19 at du Arena have been acquired by fraudulent means," said a spokesperson for Rihanna's gig tonight in Abu Dhabi. Check your tickets twice!

Khaled Selim loves Nancy Ajram. (Image: Facebook)
09:09 GMT

Khaled Selim expresses his love for Nancy Ajram.

The female artists nominated for a "Best Female Artist" award. (Image: Facebook)
08:38 GMT

Some of our fave Arab singers have been nominated for the prestigious World Music Awards.

October 18, 2013

Nancy Ajram will be performing in different US cities this month. (Image: Facebook)
23:48 GMT

Whatever disputes Nancy Ajram may have had with Oussama Bachachi have now all disappeared into thin air.

DIFF is coming with record number of submissions! (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

The number of entries for this year's Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) has increased more than 60% with regional films like “Winter of Discontent” and “Wadjda” in the mix.

October 17, 2013

A scene from the Chinese blockbuster Switch. (Image: Dubai Film and TV Commission)
16:12 GMT

Chinese blockbuster "Switch" is out in cinemas now. Inside are the 5 things you need to know about it.

The picture Maya posted on her Twitter along with a message announcing the birth of Michaela. (Image: Twitter)
15:36 GMT

We only found out that she was pregnant in Aug, but Maya Nasri has now given birth to a healthy little girl.

Goldie's got a gig at the Music Room tonight!
05:00 GMT

Goldie's got a gig in Dubai tonight and has none other than David Bowie to thank for advice on how to handle a dry spell.

October 16, 2013

The infamous Farghaly and former Mufti pic on the Hajj (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

Fans on Facebook got totes aggro over “Al Qasheh” star Horeyah Farghaly’s picture next to Dr. Ali Juma’a, the ex Mufti (sheik) while on the Hajj.

October 15, 2013

Mashrou' Leila performed in London for the first time this week. (Image: Facebook)
17:41 GMT

Mashrou' Leila were in London this week, where they played their first ever gig in the rainy city.

October 14, 2013

Rihanna wants Tamer Hosny to host her bday bash in Las Vegas next year. (Image: Facebook)
14:53 GMT

How lucky is Tamer Hosny? Superstar Rihanna wants our fave Egyptian star to host her bday party next year!

The picture Scott Disick posted earlier on his Instagram account. (Image: Instagram)
14:16 GMT

Scott Disick has caused an uproar amongst so many people with his latest Instagram pic. Read on to find out why!