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February 24, 2013

The Canadian former ambassador to Iran who protected Americans at great personal risk during the 1979 Iran hostage crisis says it will reflect poorly on Ben Affleck if he doesn’t nod to Canada's role
14:04 GMT

The Canadian former ambassador to Iran who protected Americans at great personal risk during the 1979 Iran hostage crisis says it will reflect poorly on Ben Affleck if he doesn’t say a few words about Canada’s role if the director’s film ‘Argo’ wins the Oscar for best picture on Sunday.

Nancy Ajram speaks her mind.
10:33 GMT

The Lebanese lovely says the show's in need of a 'gentle heart' like hers.

Tamer and Basma
10:11 GMT

The Egyptian megastar's wife is putting her foot down and won't listen to any of her husband's suggestions.

Hussein al Jasmi
09:54 GMT

The X Factor Arabia judge says rumors of an engagement are far from the truth.

Maya Diab (L) and Dominique Hourani (R)
09:26 GMT

The two Lebanese lovelies are set to present rival music shows set to air at the same time!

Marwan Khoury
08:20 GMT

The legendary Lebanese crooner says the press has wildly exaggerated their spat.

'Harlem Shake' at the Giza Pyramids
07:37 GMT

Hundreds of Egyptians - and one camel - might have encountered resistance from police as they tried to film their own version of the 'Harlem Shake' but it seems netizens are more on board with the pelvic-thrusting fest.

Ciara hanging with her fans in Dubai (Photo: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

The multi-platinum selling American songstress Ciara may have had a blast thrilling fans at Dubai nightspot People By Crystal on Thursday night but Friday was all about her.

February 23, 2013

The judges (from left: Carole, Wael, Elissa, Hussein) steal the show.
10:11 GMT

No big surprises in the auditions so far but the judges stole the show in the first episode of the new season of X Factor Arabia.

Mohammad Abdo
06:00 GMT

The legendary Saudi crooner gives his backing to the talent show judge and his contestants.

South Korean superstar, Psy.
05:00 GMT

The South Korean superstar's visit is in doubt after he tweets a denial about the rumors.

Hesham Selim
05:00 GMT

The Egyptian megastar makes his comeback on Sky New Arabia with a TV show set to rock the Arab world.

February 22, 2013

Haifa Wehbe
06:00 GMT

The Lebanese lovely gets a shock when her security guards arrest three men caught roaming around her pad.

Rasha Sharbatji
05:00 GMT

The Syrian director keeps it in the industry, marrying fellow movie biz actor, Tamam Nijm Al-Din.

February 21, 2013

Ibn El-Farid’s mosque, Abdel-Rahman Sherief
13:31 GMT

A look back at the life of the legendary poet.