December 9, 2012
For a brief moment on Friday night, Egyptians got some respite from the ongoing political crisis. The comic relief came courtesy of Bassem Youssef’s satirical news show “Al Bernameg“ (The Program).
As the Dubai film festival gets ready to celebrate its ninth edition, we take a look back at some of its best moments.
Vibrant stage lights, smoke effects and a very excited crowd flooded the du Arena on Friday night as 19 DJs and artists revitalised Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, at the Creamfields 2012 concert.
December 8, 2012
Ola still has a while to wait before her latest movie, 'Christmas', hits screens.
Lebanese beauty Elissa beat off some tough competition this week to take home the title of ‘The Most Elegant Female Arab Artist in the Arab World.’
Seven-time Grammy Award-winning jazz legend Al Jarreau, talks music and life ahead of his Dubai gig.
After a long battle with ill health, the iconic musician passed away on Friday.
December 7, 2012
She might have refused to take part in Cairo's film fest but Hollywood's favorite do-gooder is back in the region meeting Jordan's Syrian refugees.
As protesters take to the streets, Egyptian indie-pop band Salalem say it with a song.
Opera and theatre venues across Egypt have closed their doors because of the political unrest.
The Arab world’s most famous comedian, Adel Imam, tells Kurds to spread their culture and arts internationally.
December 6, 2012
Organizers of the 35th Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF) have canceled tonight's closing ceremony after a night of violet clashes in Egypt's capital.
Egyptian filmmaker Medhat El-Adl has announced his resignation from the jury committee at this year's Cairo Film Festival, in protest at the culture ministry's role in printing the draft constitution.
Lebanese beauty Dominique Hourani has shot down rumors that she and Syrian heartthrob, Ali Al Deek, are more than just friends.
Egyptian actress Ghada Abdel Raziq openly stated that she is opposed to the recent decree that makes Egyptian President Mohammad Morsi above the law.