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June 29, 2014

Samira's theme tune for "Love Story" is bound to have been sung with "love"! (Image: Facebook)
08:12 GMT

Samira Said sings the theme tune for Cyrine Abdel Nour's Ramadan drama "Seeret Hob" (Love Story).

Ahmed Ezz's drama with Zeina continues to haunt his career.
08:00 GMT

Will there be an "Excellence" this Ramadan season or no?

Should Hend Sabry be concerned by the boycotts? (Image: Facebook)
07:22 GMT

Her Ramadan drama has been added to the boycott list, but here's what the star has to say to those wishing her show to not be aired.

Katherine Kelly Lang loves the outdoors. (Image courtesy of Abdullah Rmal/ Arab News)
07:00 GMT

She’s automatically linked to Brooke Logan on “The Bold and the Beautiful” as she’s played the role since 1987, and now she's on her first visit to Abu Dhabi.

Lebanese Diva Magida el-Roumi performs on the opening night of the Beiteddine festival in the Lebanese Shouf mountains, southeast of Beirut, on June 26, 2014. (AFP /JOSEPH EID)
06:09 GMT

Majida El Roumi brought a little sliver of happiness to a country suffering some sad times with her gig at the he Ottoman-era palace of Beiteddine Thursday evening.

Mohammad Fouad will be up against Ramiz Galal.
05:00 GMT

Egyptian singer Mohammad Foad is venturing into his first experience as a television host on the new prank show “Khush Ala Fo’sh”.

June 27, 2014

One of many Najwa Karam selfies on her Jerash journeys. (Image: Twitter)
17:53 GMT

From the driver's seat of her car to a press conference to the actual concert stage, Najwa Karam kept her social media fans up to date with the happenings of the hot songstress

Wael Jassar and the Ghada Al Sunni, the woman rumored to have been replaced by Amani Al Kundari to introduce the singer to the Kuwait stage.
08:00 GMT

Wael Jassar is settling rumors about how the woman was selected to introduce his stage entrance at his recent Kuwait concert.

June 26, 2014

Natheer amongst some of the puppeteers who are also taking part in Bidaya Media's "Iftah Ya Simsim" TV series. (Image: Facebook)
16:09 GMT

Jordanian artist Natheer Khawaldeh talks to AlBawaba about Bidaya Media's latest project "Iftah Ya Simsim" and his role as one of the children's show's famous Muppets.

Suzi passed away in Syria last night. (Image: Facebook)
11:23 GMT

Syrian actress Suzi Salman has sadly passed away in her home on Wednesday night in Syria.

Haifa behind-the-scenes of her Ramadan TV drama "Words on Paper." (Image: Albawaba edit)
09:53 GMT

State-owned Egypt TV has firmly said no to airing Haifa Wehbe's Ramadan TV series "Kalam Ala Waraq" (Words on Paper).

Hannan Turk and her new hubby! (Image: Twitter)
08:31 GMT

Hannan Turk was finally seen in the public eye with her latest husband Mahmoud, brother of Muslim Brotherhood leader Hassan Malek.

Tom Cruise probs won't be sight-seeing in Abu Dhabi if the latest Star Wars isn't bringing him our way. (Image: Facebook)
08:29 GMT

With parts of Star Wars: Episode VII to be shot in Abu Dhabi, UAE residents will have one less star to anticipate seeing around the city. Tom Cruise will not be in the film after all it seems.

Lydia rides a camel on one of Dubai's beautiful beaches. (Image: Daily Mail)
08:18 GMT

TOWIE star Lydia Bright reveals her top five favorite hangouts in celeb holiday hotspot.

Do these two have their eyes set on Lake Como after all?
07:50 GMT

He said he didn't want the wedding at his Lake Como villa because it would be too high profile, but now that new laws restricting the pappz have been put in place, is it possible the chimes will ring at his Italian home after all?