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February 24, 2014

"Pharrell Williams - Happy (WE ARE FROM AMMAN)" was posted to youtube on February 22, 2014. (Image snapshot from the music video)
12:59 GMT

American rapper Pharrell Williams' global hit "Happy" has inspired cover videos around the world, and now Amman, Jordan has gotten in the mood too.

Turns out Zeina and Ezz weren't officially married after all. (Image: Albawaba edit)
10:06 GMT

Zeina has finally admitted that she's no papers to prove her secret marriage to Ahmed Ezz, because it was all done orally!

American TV political drama “House of Cards” has gained major popularity in the Middle East. (Image: Facebook)
09:03 GMT

Kevin Spacey's political drama "House of Cards" is one of the highest-viewed shows of OSN in the Middle East.

The moment "Marwan" came out to his parents about his true sexuality. (Image: Facebook)
08:14 GMT

Director Hany Fawzi's film Asrar Aa'eleya (Family Secrets), anticipated for its focus on a homosexual protagonist, fails to deliver and portrays homosexuality in a bad light.

Miley Cyrus smacking one on Katy Perry's lips. (Image: Youtube snapshot)
08:14 GMT

In a surprising moment during a Miley Cyrus concert in Los Angeles on Saturday, the Bangerz songstress locked lips with Katy Perry, who released a music video for her hit song "Dark Horse" last week with a totally Ancient Egypt theme.

Dominique with her beautiful daughter Dilara. (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

Dominique Hourani had to give up custody of her only daughter in order to get divorced from her husband (and the father of their child) Riza!

February 23, 2014

If it seconds we want, it's Wafaa seconds we'll get this Ramadan (Image: Facebook)
12:34 GMT

Lucky us, we get to see her face on not one, but two shows this upcoming holy month.

Ch-ch-check it out. Here's what's going down in Egypt this week.
11:47 GMT

Check out the sweet action times ahead in Cairo and Alexandria over the next 7 days that can be yours for the attending.

Rita Ora and Katy Perry both showed up 45 minutes late to the Milan fashion show. (Image: Albawaba edit)
11:00 GMT

Pop stars Egyptian themed "Dark Horse" hitmaker Katy Perry and Dubai VDay performer Rita Ora made catwalk cameos at Milan Fashion Week on Thursday after they were forced to walk down the runway prior to the show kicking off to get to their seats.

Zeina's court hearing against Ezz has been rescheduled for next Saturday. (Image: Facebook)
10:30 GMT

Zeina is still waiting to go to court and prove her secret marriage to Ahmed Ezz really is true.

Katy Perry's "Dark Horse" isn't the only music video riding on inspiration from Ancient Egypt (Image: Facebook).
09:39 GMT

Katy Perry isn't the first pop star to incorporate the luxury of lavish ancient Egypt into her musical aspirations.

On Friday night, the legendary Rolling Stones rocked Abu Dhabi for the first time in their 50-years on stage. (Image: Facebook)
09:36 GMT

The Rolling Stones made their Abu Dhabi debut on Friday, and it was a concert to remember.

Mohammad Saed speaking on youtube.
09:25 GMT

Something is strikingly familiar about the characters in the upcoming Ramadan drama "Atata and the Limbi" starring Mohammed Saed. The Egyptian comedy actor is bringing back the two characters presented before in his film "Oukal".

Hanan decided to throw in the towel on her acting career after turning to religion. (Image: Facebook)
08:49 GMT

Hanan Turk turned down a role in Mohammed Hunaidi's new cartoon series. Luckily, Amy Samir Ghanem stepped up to the part instead!

Could this Facebooked pic be an indication that she's soon to sit on a four person panel for the upcoming MBC talent show? (Image: Facebook)
08:33 GMT

MBC Saudi Arabia is prepping for a new talent show of guys and gals impersonating celebs, and Haifa Wehbe just might join the judging committee fun.