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December 23, 2012

Dabangg 2 opened across 2,500 screens in India and made Rs 21.10 crore on its opening day.
11:33 GMT

Dabangg 2 has shocked critics by selling more than the original!

From soup kitchen to screen.
08:52 GMT

Egyptian documentary filmmaker Tahani Rached creates powerful socially engaged movies about contemporary Egyptian and Arab struggles, yet is challenged by narrow audiences.

Emeric Lhuisset, Theater of War, photographs with a group of Iranian-Kurdish guerilla fighters, Lambda print, 150 x 112cm, Iraq, 2011-2012 All photos courtesy of the Running Horse
08:38 GMT

For his new exhibition, Emeric Lhuisset traveled to a secret training camp on the Iraq-Iran border.

Future Shorts Festival, Egypt.
08:33 GMT

The Future Shorts Festival is proving a huge hit in the North African nation and internationally.

Vying for the lady's love.
08:29 GMT

Newcomer Khan’s work was one of the more intriguing experiments to emerge from the Dubai International Film Festival, where it had its world premiere last week.

Imaging the region.
08:18 GMT

At this art exhibition in Beirut, the whole mosaic of Rana Raouda's talent is exposed.

Slash and Kanye face-off.
07:03 GMT

The U.S. stars goes head-to-head when their concerts coincide on January 31.

Ellie Goulding
05:50 GMT

The "lass with the little voice" speaks ahead of her Dubai debut at Sandance.

December 22, 2012

Haifa Wehbe has gonna all festive on her Twitter feed
13:53 GMT

Lebanon’s best export, Haifa Wehbe, has gone all festive on her Twitter page after the star sent out holiday wishes to her legion of fans.

Ghada Abdel Raziq has cancelled her planned appearance in a new move about adultery
12:49 GMT

After initially saying yes, Ghada Abdel Raziq has now backed out of her leading role in an upcoming movie about adultery.

Fool's gold?
12:48 GMT

Sources close to Egyptian businessman and owner of Melody Group Jamal Marwan have revealed the reasons behind the shocking divorce from his wife of 14 years.

December 21, 2012

Man of the moment.
12:13 GMT

Syrian director Samer Al Barqawi will begin filming his new drama “Khawatim” (Rings) in Lebanon.

Set to overcome a few hurdles.
12:02 GMT

Fans of long absent Egyptian wordsmith Ayman Bahjat Qamer will be pleased to learn the movie-maker is almost done penning his latest film staring Lebanese singer Nicole Saba and upcoming Egyptian actor Ahmad Mekki.

Nawal Al Zoghbi is set to please her fans with a new TV advert
09:43 GMT

Lebanese singer Nawal Al Zoghbi is all set to make her debut appearance on the regions television screens in a new advert for the must have accessory for women the world over: A handbag.

Egyptian star Fifi Abdo has piled on the pounds, promising to lose them soon
08:36 GMT

Fifi Abdo is looking like she has enjoyed one too many baklava in the her new drama.