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July 14, 2014

Beirut has a host of cultural events this week for Arts lovers. (Image: The Daily Star)
13:09 GMT

What's on this week in Beirut?

Somaya is preoccupied with her fashion project in Kuwait at the moment. (Image: Facebook)
13:02 GMT

Wondering what's keeping Egyptian actress Somaya al Khashab busy these days?

Nancy said that she considers herself an Egyptian. (Image: Facebook)
12:17 GMT

Superstar Nancy Ajram will be promoting tourism in Egypt through a grand concert in Sharm El Sheikh this Aug.

Abbas in character in "Baba Al Hara" (The Neighborhood Gate). (Image: Facebook)
10:45 GMT

Syrian actor Abbas al Nouri isn't taking any time off this Ramadan like some of his fellow showbiz friends!

Nabeeh says TV dramas are very inappropriate for Ramadan this year. (Image: Albawaba edit)
10:24 GMT

Not everyone is pleased with this Ramadan TV dramas' content, so lawyer Nabeeh al Wahsh filed a complaint to ban 40 shows from airing!

Zayan isn't afraid to look bold in his music videos. (Image: Facebook)
08:57 GMT

We've got to wait till Amer Zayan's new music vid is out, but rumor has it that it's too intimate for TV!

July 13, 2014

Factory Girl is one of the films to feature at the 2014 Arab Film Festival this summer. (Image: Facebook)
15:11 GMT

Films from Egypt, Lebanon, Iraq, Palestine and Jordan, including Mohamed Khan's Factory Girl, will be screened at the Riverside Theatres in Sydney, Australia, this August as part of the 2014 Arab Film Festival.

Latifa says she hosted all her concerts celebrating ousted President Ben Ali for free. (Image: Facebook)
11:31 GMT

Tunisian singer Latifa made it clear that she seriously doesn't care for the tunisian resident's Black List against her!

Who? Me? Sue me? Imam's show may be in trouble with an Egyptian hospital! (Image: Facebook)
09:07 GMT

Adel Imam's Ramadan TV show "His Excellency" may be getting sued by an Egyptian hospital... but why?

Liqa is so not happy with Galal and his prank show! (Image: Albawaba edit)
08:28 GMT

Egyptian actress Liqa Suwaidan feels "insulted" by Ramez Galal's prank show!

George Clooney is not accepting of Daily Mail's "apology" over the Mrs. Alamuddin rumors.
05:00 GMT

Daily Mail did publish an apology for false reports that said Amal Alamuddin's mother was not approving of her marriage to George Clooney, but the Hollywood star isn't having it.

July 12, 2014

She knows she's loved by all.
00:13 GMT

In case you were wondering what hot celeb would added to the Carthage festival lineup, no more guesses needed. Nancy Ajram is on her way, Tunisia, and she couldn't be more honored.

A long list of Jazz artists will arrive in Eilat from August 24-27. (Image courtesy of the event website)
05:00 GMT

The four-day program is packed with big names from abroad, as well as some of the pick of the local crop.

July 11, 2014

Egyptian singer Angham is releasing her first ever Lebanese single! (Image: Facebook)
06:00 GMT

Egyptian singer Angham is releasing her first ever Lebanese single!

July 10, 2014

Ahmed flashes a smile now that he's put the drugs story behind him. (Image: Facebook)
09:53 GMT

Ahmed Azmi has finally been found innocent by an Egyptian court on his drugs charges.