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June 20, 2013

Suhair Ramzi may not be back this Ramadan, but rest assured, she'll be back.
11:15 GMT

So much for Ramzi's triumphal return! Both of her Ramadan projects have been placed on the back burner and it looks like her comeback has been delayed.

Saleh Al Shunnar soon to be a director star?
10:25 GMT

Saleh Al Shunnar submitted his 10-minute short 'Recycled' about littering in the UAE, and now it's been shortlisted for the Arab Film Studio (ASF) 2013 competition.

Dubai rappers bringin' down 'da house tonight! (Photo courtesy of the event Facebook page)
09:31 GMT

The Ultimate Freestyle Night is hosting a healthy competition for the region's budding rappers in an Arab Idol-inspired event. To top it off, iFLY Dubai will be demonstrating indoor skydiving feats in the background!

Tamer digs being a daddy
08:45 GMT

Having a little baby girl has rocked songster Tamer Hosny’s world. While we are all keeping our eyes on the Egyptian superstar, he can’t take his own off his daughter, Talia.

Myriam Fares is pretty in pink
08:22 GMT

Lebanese diva Myriam Fares is one crazy hott chica, but her heart is cold as ice, closing the door to any romance....and talent show gigs too!

Khaled Al Qubaisi (Photo courtesy of his Facebook page)
07:53 GMT

Going around the track with professional racer Khaled Al Qubaisi as he gears up for a grueling weekend at the ‘24 Hours of Le Mans’ race.

"Arabian Knightz" is one of the rappin' Revolutionist bands (Photo courtesy of the band's Facebook page)
05:00 GMT

With all kinds of emotions about their country's political problems, many Egyptians are turning to music to sing, rap, and dance their Revolutionary cares away.

June 19, 2013

If Hamdi moved to Egypt from Libya for an easier life, it has not panned out that way as of late.
12:31 GMT

Another day, another story of an Arab celeb claiming innocence to fraud charges. This time Libyan singer Hamid Al Shaeri tries to clear his name.

US actress Angelina Jolie speaks with Syrian refugees in a Jordanian military camp based the the Jordan-Syria border on Tuesday. (AFP)
10:47 GMT

Angelina Jolie will be meeting with Syrian refugees in the north of Jordan as part of a UNHCR sponsored visit.

She's a legend, that Fairouz!
10:09 GMT

The condition of Fairouz's childhood home is one of the reasons the project to turn it into a museum is taking years!

Muna Zaki the drama queen
09:43 GMT

Muna Zaki wants to play the tough girl and perform her own dangerous stunts in her new Ramadan drama "Asia". Her demanding request has costs the production company a fortune on an insurance policy.

Rami Sabri has a new album...soon? (photo from a fan Facebook page)
09:10 GMT

After many delays and much criticism for it, Egyptian songster Rami Sabri's new promised album release date is today! Will it come true?

Tango is a dance of passion.
08:05 GMT

Photo display in Cairo's happenin' Sufi Bookstore takes us into the Tango-ed world of passion and romance.

Babel, english company filming about tourism in arab countries. Iraq, 1961, Ani, Latif el - Professional photographer, Ani, Latif el Collection, Copyright © Arab Image Foundation (Photo from the event's Facebook page)
06:19 GMT

One of our very own Egyptian directors Yousry Nasrallah will premiere his 'After the Battle,' which depicts aftermath of infamous 2011 camel battle, at the festival's opening night.

June 18, 2013

Barbra Streisand receives honorary doctorate from Hebrew University
12:00 GMT

After receiving an honorary doctorate at Hebrew University, legendary singer/ actress Barbra Streisand urged for more gender equality in Israel but praised the University's endeavors for harmony between Arab and Jewish students.