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April 14, 2014

Vin Diesel and Tyrese Gibson have heavy hearts without their late co-star, but they are still managing to have a good time filming in Abu Dhabi. (Image: Facebook)
09:56 GMT

Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, and other cast members have made their way to Abu Dhabi to begin filming the franchise's seventh film. All that's missing is their late co-star Paul Walker.

Jewish celebs and their Passover celebrations
08:44 GMT

Four questions, six celebrities with answers on what Passover means to them.

Things are getting artsy again in Syria.
07:52 GMT

After about a decade of decay, Damascus' culture scene is getting its groove back.

April 13, 2014

Karim beautifully curated the Springs & Pianos Festival in Amman this week. (Image: Facebook)
17:17 GMT

Karim Said, alongside a number of talented fellow musicians, brought the Strings & Pianos stage to life with live recitals of Chopin, Dvorak and Rachmaninov.

Hanan is now the proud Mama of a baby girl! (Image: Sayidaty.net)
14:55 GMT

Hanan Turk had given birth to an adorable a baby girl!

You're just going to have to wait that little bit longer to listen to Amr and Tamer's new music albums! (Image: Albawaba edit)
11:56 GMT

Some key events in the Arab world are causing superstars Amr Diab and Tamer Hosny to work differently!

Sama Al Masri knows how to make the brotherhood go mad! (Image: Facebook)
11:40 GMT

Always earnestly in search of a way to get under the skin of the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood, Sama Al Masri made a rumor go around about her wearing a hijab.

Munther Rihana fell, but he's rising again! (Image: Facebook)
11:01 GMT

Ouch! Munther Rihana sustained injuries after falling from the horse he was riding during filming of the TV drama "Al Malhami".

UK Jewish FIlm Festival is going down this week.
08:58 GMT

If you've ever wanted to sneak a peak at what it's like to live the life of a Jewish, you can get a small chance at it through the films on display throughout the UK Jewish Film Festival,

Ragheb reassured everyone again that he didn't quit because of fellow judge Ahlam. (Image: Facebook)
08:48 GMT

Wondering why Ragheb Alama has REALLY quit Arab Idol? Find out here!

Abu Dhabi won the fight for filming location of Star Wars' latest greatest. (Image: Facebook)
08:32 GMT

It's time Abu Dhabi to shine the Star Wars light sabers because the UAE capital has been chosen as the filming location for Episode VII!

Carla Bruni says she's "I'm crazy about Israel" ahead of May's performance in the Holy Land! (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

French superstar Carla Bruni talks about her love for Israel ahead of her scheduled performance in the Holy Land in May!

April 12, 2014

Dima Aljundi is all about being green. (Image: Facebook)
11:44 GMT

Things are getting green around Abu Dhabi! As the first-of-its-kind event in the region, the UAE Green Festival hosted an Eco-friendly fashion show that drew in A-listers like Dima Al Jundi.

Highly-anticipated: Macadi will be performing in Cairo this month. (Image: Soundcloud)
11:39 GMT

Macadi Nahhas returns to Cairo's Al-Genaina Theatre on Friday 18 April as part of the venue's early spring programme.

Is Angelina hating on the SaveKessab hashtag posted by Kim?
11:00 GMT

Armenian public figure Kim Kardashian is allegedly getting some celebrity backlash for her Twitter campaign to #SaveKessab.