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October 8, 2013

Two movie posters for some the Arabian additions to this year's DIFF
09:20 GMT

The recently announced Arabian Nights segment of the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) has a unique programme that "looks and feels very different from past editions."

Star Academy contestant Lilia was punished for insulting Lebanese star Haifa Wehbe on the show. (Image: Facebook)
09:14 GMT

Star Academy contestant Lilia Ben Sheikh was banned from singing on this week's show. What has she done to deserve this?

Prince Harry at the 'Forget Me Not' reception with Joss Stone and presenter Denise Van Outen in Dubai yesterday. Meeting lovely ladies isn't distracting the Prince from his royal romance. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
08:52 GMT

As social butterfly Prince Harry flew through Dubai this week, friends are saying that the royal Brit may be tying the knot next year with girlfriend Cressida Bonas. All the lovely ladies he met at a UAE charitable dinner aren't distracting the prince from his royal romance.

Of Monsters and Men will be playing in Atlantis the Palm in Dubai this weekend. (Image: Facebook)
08:13 GMT

The extraordinary Icelandic group Of Monsters and Men will be playing at Atlantis the Palm in Dubai this weekend.

Still from 'Aita', one of the films Genini presented in Berlin. (Image: Facebook)
08:11 GMT

Long time filmmaker Izza Genini hit up the Doc.Arts Festival in Berlin to give Europeans a taste of Moroccan musical traditions by presenting three of her 1980s documentaries.

Maisa Moghrabi may have lost that special touch (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

Has Maisa lost the ability to keep the audience interested as she presents the game show "The Millionaire" on Dubai TV?

October 7, 2013

The revealing outfit Maya wore on the episode of Splash. (Image: Facebook)
14:27 GMT

Lebanese beauty Maya Diab has no problem speaking her mind when necessary. Now, she's hitting back at her critics.

Sherine's song was a big hit on Youtube, with over 6 million views in 3 months. (Image: Facebook)
13:41 GMT

While singer Sherine Abdelwahab was busy working on her latest album, her song “Masha'er” (Feelings) turned into a Youtube hit.

Najwa Karam was accused of being "fake" by Rola Hamadeh. (Image: Facebook)
13:06 GMT

Is it jealousy or is Rola Hamadeh right in accusing one Arabs Got Talent judge of being fake?

Jason Carter's eclectic style mixes music with mission to unify (Image: Facebook)
09:47 GMT

His list of countries visited is 90 long, but Jason Carter's musical set will be just as diverse tonight at 'The Fridge' in Dubai.

Wafaa Amer denies drama circulating her and her production company. (Image: Facebook)
09:16 GMT

No 'Gentle Revenge' needed because all the drama has been reserved for the cameras. Wafaa Amer denies she pulled out her claws to ensure her sis made it into the spotlight next to her.

Ratiba El-Hefny left her mark on Egypt's cultural scene.
08:54 GMT

Ratiba El-Hefny passed away on 16th of September, but the memory of her many artistic achievements lives on.

Lebanese documentarian Carol Mansour releases new film “Not Who We Are." (Image: Facebook)
08:42 GMT

Veteran Lebanese documentarian Carol Mansour, illustrates the plight of five women forced to reside in this country due to the outbreak of civil war in Syria in new film.

Mays Hamdan loved playing "Nuha" on Death Game. (Image: Facebook)
08:24 GMT

Mays Hamdan talks about the success of her latest drama “Li'bat Mawt” (Death Game).

Naomi Watts plays Princess Diana in the controversial flick (Image: Facebook)
08:22 GMT

The British Pakistani heart surgeon whose alleged relationship with Princess Diana has inspired the controversial biopic 'Diana' is none too pleased with how the film portrays his relationships.