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February 21, 2013

Hesham Selim has landed his first TV show with Sky News Arabia.
07:01 GMT

Following a long break from the public eye, Egyptian actor Hesham Selim is back with a new project. The superstar has decided to take on presenting and has landed his first TV show with Sky News Arabia.

Ian Gillan and Steven Morse from Deep Purple speak at a press conference at the crown Plaza in festival city, Dubai (Photo: Abdel-Krim Kallouche/Gulf News)
05:39 GMT

Ian Gillard, lead singer of legendary rock group Deep Purple reveals what's in store for fans at tonight's Dubai Jazz Festival performance.

February 20, 2013

Still shot from Affleck's Oscar nominated 'Argo'
14:21 GMT

Observations on interesting nuances missed and revealed in Ben Affleck's multiple-award winning Iran hostage crisis drama 'Argo'.

'Held for Questioning' by Mohsen Shalaan
14:11 GMT

Former culture ministry official, Mohsen Shaalan, is currently exhibiting his artwork – completed during his recent one-year stint in prison – at Cairo's Gezira Art Centre.

Will love find a way with Elissa?
13:19 GMT

Lebanese superstar Elissa revealed her full thoughts on love and how she knows when Mr. Right becomes Mr. Wrong.

Lindsay Lohan has reportedly turned down $200,000 (Dhs700,000) to appear at a promotional event in Dubai because she wanted more money.
11:13 GMT

Lindsay Lohan has reportedly turned down $200,000 (Dhs700,000) to appear at a promotional event in Dubai because she wanted more money.

Sherine is rumored to be singing the theme tune for Ghada's latest drama.
10:25 GMT

After coming under fire for copying some of the Arab world's scandalous Lebanese stars in her recent risque photo shoot, Sherine Abdel Wahab is getting her fans back on side with a song.

Carmen Suleiman is the Middle East's first Arab Idol
08:32 GMT

Old-timer, Carmen Suleiman, has a word or two for the new Arab Idol contestants as the first prize-winner takes a walk back down memory lane.

Hussein Al Jasmi has revealed he is leaving his bachelor days behind after falling for a new lady
08:20 GMT

Thousands of ladies across the region will be heartbroken by the news that UAE heartthrob, Hussein Al Jasmi, has found the women of his dream.

Yahya Hawwa is known by many as 'the singer of the Syrian revolution' (Screen grab: YouTube)
08:08 GMT

The story of Yahya Hawwa, the so-called 'singer of the Syrian revolution'.

Screengrab from the 'Do The Harlem Shake SAE Dubai - Da Fak Habibi' video filmed at the SAE Institute in Dubai.
07:33 GMT

Harlem Shake fever has caught on in the UAE with people from schools, universities and offices across Dubai compiling their own versions of the viral Internet craze.

The film gives "an anthropologic view of the Mediterranean city seen through the eyes of a foreign resident."
05:29 GMT

On Wednesday, young Spanish director Marc Almodóvar will show his 2010 production 'Alexandria, A Love Story' in the auditorium hall of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina.

February 19, 2013

El-Raseef prepare new space (Photo: El-Raseef Facebook Page)
11:26 GMT

Beit El-Raseef (House of The Pavement) will host several small opening events over the next weeks, starting on Wednesday with a concert by comedic musicians Like Jelly.

Lido Paris coming to Dubai
10:26 GMT

Exotic dancers from Lido Paris will perform at Rixos, The Palm, this weekend.

Tamer treated fans to a sneak preview of his latest release
10:22 GMT

Tamer has treated his five million Facebook fans to a sneak peak at what's in store in his upcoming album.