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May 18, 2014

Rumors of these two dating began when they were first seen together last September.
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After putting a ring on Amal Alamuddin earlier this month, George Clooney is slated to say "I do" in September.

An all smiles Hussein Al Jasmi is given the title Ambassador of Creatiivity (Image: Twitter)
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He's the hotshot singer from the X-Factor Arabia judging panel, and now he's named Ambassador of Creativity.

Samira has made it big in France and Spain with her latest single "Still." (Image: Facebook)
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Samira Said's latest single "Ma Zal" (Still) beat international superstars' singles to top place in France and Spain.

This week, you can take your pick from a number of fun and exotic shows and more in Egypt. (Image: Al Ahram)
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The Spring Festival sees its final week, bringing sounds of Africa and the region to Cairo audiences. The week also includes film screenings, exhibitions, concerts, theatre performances, opera and more.

Nicole Saba's eagle tattoo represents her free spirit (Image: Facebook).
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Ladies from the West like Angelina Jolie and Rihanna have rocked their body ink, and our regional starlets love them some tattoos too.

Directors Wiam Simav Bedirxan (L) and Ossama Mohammed react before the screening of 'Silvered Water, Syria Self-Portrait', on third day of 67th Film Festival in Cannes, France on May 16, 2014. (AFP PHOTO/ AMMAR ABD RABBO)
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After her horrifying footage of the Syrian civil war was turned into a documentary, Wiam Simav Bedirxan was overcome at the warm reception she was given at the Cannes Film Festival.

El-Imam was hugely known for his great sense of humor and hosting popular candid camera shows. (Image:
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Hussein El-Imam, a renowned Egyptian actor and musician, passed away late Saturday.

Helmy and the Arab Idol contestant who will be starring with him in "Cotton & a Mouse"! (Image: Facebook)
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Ahmed Helmy will be playing the role of a monkey in his latest TV series "Mission Misi."

May 17, 2014

Michelle Dockery's red dress that's up for auction.
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The leading actress of the hit British series "Downton Abbey" is auctioning the gown she wore at the Emmy's last year to help Syrian refugees.

May 16, 2014

Kasem's adult children have said their stepmother, Jean, prevents them from seeing Kasem, who suffers from Lewy body disease and can no longer speak. (Image: Flickr/Alan Light)
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The children of the ailing radio and TV personality have been fighting with his wife Jean over his care.

Get it Mohammad Assaf!
12:42 GMT

He's made it big in MENA after winning "Arab Idol" season two, and now North America is showing they love them some Mohammad Assaf too.

May 15, 2014

George Clooney just wants to be near this woman!
21:36 GMT

We heard he was planning to move to the UK, but the Hollywood star is clearly ready to make the transition sooner rather than later.

Tamer Hosny is out to prove his wife's innocence (Image: Facebook).
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Happy Birthday, Basma! Oh, and by the way here's proof for all the world to see you were never married before.

She's on her way, Beirut!
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Her most recent album "Ana Katheer" (Me A Lot) will soon have music videos to coincide with two of its songs.

Rowan Atkinson (aka "Mr. Bean") hitting up Petra on Wednesday (Image courtesy of Petra).
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The actor who played Mr. Bean in the comedy show decided to hit up our region's ancient landmark of Petra.