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February 16, 2013

Muhammad Rajab ready to defy doctors.
06:00 GMT

The young Egyptian actor says he'll be heading on Umra despite ending up in a hospital bed.

Assi Helani
05:00 GMT

The 'Voice' coach has been a little quiet of late, we catch up on his new projects to find out what he's really been up to.

February 15, 2013

Szymon Klima on clarinet, Joachim Mencel on piano and Adam Kowalewski on double bass and bass guitar (Photo: Sherif Sonbol)
06:00 GMT

The anniversary of Polish legendary classical composer, Witold Lutosławski, is held in the Egyptian capital for the first time.

5 Broken Cameras, the movie poster.
05:00 GMT

The Oscar nominated, '5 Broken Cameras', will be playing in the Egyptian capital on Sunday.

February 14, 2013

by Circo Bellucci
13:07 GMT

The story behind the Italian circus troupe's year-long sold-out tour in Egypt.

Muna Zaki has reportedly said she's not bothered by the naked snaps
11:50 GMT

Usually when stars in the Arab celebosphere are caught without their clothes on, they appear ashen-faced and apologetic. But Egyptian actress Muna Zaki reportedly couldn't care less about her own saucy snaps doing the rounds.

Contributors to Meen Fena (Photo by Meen Fena)
11:09 GMT

As part of the 10th Anniversary of the International Year of Volunteers campaign, the United Nations Volunteer program in Egypt has got people together to create the song Meen Fena (Which One of Us).

Ramsis Zakari (Archived Photo by Ahram Arabic)
10:54 GMT

Famed Egyptian cartoonist Ramsis Zakari died on Tuesday following a long battle with illness.

Maya Diab says she loves the Egyptian people.
09:31 GMT

The saucy Lebanese star says she's shocked by the rumors and has nothing to fear from visiting Egypt.

Nicole Saba
08:58 GMT

This Valentine's Day, no one is less romantic than Lebanese star, Yousif al Khal.

Rania Fareed Shawqi
08:37 GMT

Messy personal lives aside, Egyptian actress Rania and Syrian activist and star, Jamal are back to work.

David Pomeranz
08:35 GMT

David Pomeranz, one of the most gifted and prolific composers of romantic songs, is set to performs in Dubai today.

Andrea Bocelli will be singing for the UAE this March (Photo: Brussels Blog)
07:22 GMT

Andrea Bocelli, world famous Italian tenor, is set to perform in Abu Dhabi this March as part of the two-week Du World Music Festival.

Elissa will be one of the judges in the X Factor Arabia lineup.
06:35 GMT

It was only last week that Arab Idol’s press conference was held in Dubai to launch Season 2 – now, the producers of the new look X Factor Arabia have announced that the show will kick off on February 21.

February 13, 2013

The Ben Affleck directed 'Argo' - in which he also stars - took the night's top prize for Best Film at the ceremony at London's Royal Opera House (AFP/Carl COURT)
13:04 GMT

Argo was the big winner at Sunday's BAFTA's.