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April 21, 2013

Dorra keepin' it conservative
12:58 GMT

From entertainment show guest on MBC’s “Nawaret” to TV program host, Dorra’s career keeps on rising.

A contestant walks the catwalk during the first casting in Dubai. (Photo courtesy Gulf News)
11:44 GMT

The UAE is in search for its next top model to participate in the global Elite Model Look Competition, with more than 270 young hopefuls dreaming to win the title, Gulf News reported on Saturday.

Pressure's finally off for TV star Laila Elwi
11:17 GMT

Make up your mind, woman! After going back and forth, Laila Elwi finally pulled the plug on pushing for “Usfoor Al Janah” (Heavenly Bird) to be included this year's Ramadan drama marathon.

The remaining 19 Arab Idol contestants sit on pins and needles
10:36 GMT

Eight smiling faces shine on the stage of the second season of Arab Idol, while another 19 wait on pins and needles to find out if they will be the final four selected by judges.

The X-Factor Arabia cut-throat drama continues
09:26 GMT

The 5th episode of The X Factor Arabia got even more cut-throat when Elissa’s Eman Karakeebo fought against Marrayah from Carole’s team for survival in the competition.

Sherine loves to be in the spotlight
07:15 GMT

Sherine has halted all current projects to recover from a nasty fall down the stairs of her home. While most fans are offering her well wishes along with superstar Angham, others are calling it bluff and just another chance to be in the spotlight.

Justin Bieber could be set to slide into Dubai by hiring one of the emirate’s water parks all to himself.
06:37 GMT

Justin Bieber could be set to slide into Dubai by hiring one of the emirate’s water parks all to himself.

April 20, 2013

Halima Poland
13:53 GMT

The Kuwaiti star took a break from television to concentrate on family life but now she's planning a comeback

kuwaiti actress Shjoon Al Hajri.
13:45 GMT

The Kuwaiti starlet has taken to Twitter to announce her shock split from business manager hubby, Ahmad Al Bukraiki.

Raghda will star in Al Naqil's upcoming Ramadan drama
12:41 GMT

Legendary director Mohammad Al Naqli has revealed the final details for his upcoming Ramadan drama spectacular.

Is Justin Bieber too sexy and haram for Oman? Bieber will be flashing his famous chest in Dubai instead (photo: Instagram)
09:48 GMT

Was it cause he was too sexy? The Omani organisers have neither confirmed nor denied rumors that they had a heavy hand in the cancellation of Justin Bieber's Muscat edition of the world tour. It's no surprise that the topless teen may have been deemed a touch on the 'haraam' side for the conservative Omanis.

April 18, 2013

Syrian actress, Suzan Skaf, in her new shaved head look. (Photo courtesy Sayidaty)
14:49 GMT

Syrian actress, Suzan Skaf, has recently released pictures showing off her new look after becoming the first Arab artist to fully shave her head for an acting role.

A Norwegian TV show known as “Anne-Kat” aired a comedy show on Tuesday depicting teenage girls allegedly “converting to Islam” for the chance to win tickets to see Justin Bieber in concert.
14:41 GMT

A Norwegian TV show known as “Anne-Kat” aired a comedy show on Tuesday depicting teenage girls allegedly “converting to Islam” for the chance to win tickets to see Justin Bieber in concert.

Who's the comedian now? Diana Karazon guests on 'Tonight with Hani'
10:51 GMT

Get on your dancin’ shoes, Hani Ramzi! Diana Karazon wants to groove with you. Too bad they don’t fit!

Yahia Al Fakharani something new to smile about
10:20 GMT

Sudanese say yahoo for Yahia! The old-timer Egyptian actor gets honored by the embassy in Cairo for his role in “Al khawaja Abdul Qader”.