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December 9, 2014

A scene from Exodus: Gods and Kings. (Image Google)
08:32 GMT

A rabbi's take on Ridley Scott's upcoming film Exodus: Gods and Kings.

Only three artists remain in the competition to be the next Arab Idol. (Image: Facebook)
08:13 GMT

Arab Idol is getting down to the nitty-gritty with only the three finalists left in the talent show's third season. Many viewers are not pleased that their fave Kurd and Egyptian contestants were voted out of the contest.

December 8, 2014

The 11th annual DIFF will feature 10 films made in only 48 hours. (Image: poster)
13:47 GMT

There will be so much sweet cinema being screened at this year's Dubai International Film Festival. The 10 best of 32 films that were made in 48 hours and submitted on time will premiere as a part of the festival.

Bono performing his screaming heart out on tour (Image: wikipedia)
13:34 GMT

He was late "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" and may have been caused by the Jewish disguise worn whilst cycling!

There's been a slightly different take to the club due to local restrictions. (Image: Khaleej Times)
10:57 GMT

One of Dubai's top nightclubs opened its doors three years past, and now global founder Ryan Bish gives the dish on how things got started.

She's sexy, and she shows it! Check out Menna Shalabi's new tattoo! (Image: Barlamane)
10:50 GMT

Written "Huriyah" in Arabic or "Freedom" as it means in English, the actress's new body ink has fans goin' cray-cray.

Eugenia sang a number of her hits ranging from catchy mariachi songs, ranchero tunes and pop songs. (Image: Khalid al Busaidi)
09:39 GMT

A Mexican star Eugenia León delighted Oman Opera House's audience with her energy, passion and beautiful voice as she shared a mix of traditional and popular music from her homeland.

Mercato will be adorned with beautiful Christmas decorations and will provide entertainment for the whole family this December. (Image: Gulf News)
09:28 GMT

Until December 26, Mercato Mall will embrace the festive season with a host of activities and entertainment which the whole family can enjoy.

SJP signs one of her beautiful creations in Dubai. (Image: DM)
09:17 GMT

Sarah Jessica Parker shimmered in an embroidered golden gown as she launched her shoe line in Dubai.

The set for "Songs of My Homeland" film about the Islamic State and romance.
09:11 GMT

The trauma of a kidnapping by ISIL contrasts with the romantic tale of two lovers in the Syrian town of Rablah is told on screen via Iranian director Abbas Rafei's new film "Songs of My Homeland".

This year's DIFF galas promise an international line-up of films. (Image: Google)
08:59 GMT

DIFF’s red carpet galas will showcase 2014 films from all over the world.

December 7, 2014

Sherine performing in Carthage.
20:20 GMT

We're only days out from a gig that get the Bahraini's going. Sherine Abdel Wahab is set to take the stage on December 12th with fellow singer Mohammad Salem.

Even Christian Bale, the lead actor, is Caucasian! (Image: variety.com)
19:28 GMT

#BoycottExodusMovie is a social media campaign getting more viral by the minute because of the film's lack of minority representation.

Don't worry, Ahlam isn't afraid of a challenge.
19:16 GMT

A cameraman is not to happy with Ahlam and her hubby. He's accusing the latter of beating him up and breaking his camera!

A scene from the film Scheherazade, Tell Me a Story. (Image: Google)
14:53 GMT

The Egyptian National Film Festival runs 5-12 December. Screenings are being held in two halls at the Cairo Opera House, in addition to Alexandria's Freedom Centre for Creativity.