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June 23, 2014

Amr Waked will finish up Ramadan with a film release on Eid Al Fitr. (Image: Facebook)
06:28 GMT

Whew! Just in time. Amro Waked has completed the scenes for his upcoming film scheduled to be released at the end of Ramadan.

June 22, 2014

What can he say? Kazem Al Saher loves "The Most Beautiful Women"! (Image: Facebook)
23:24 GMT

True to his romantic, poetic best form, Kazem Al Saher is singing his heart out about "The Most Beautiful Women".

Nadia Al Jundi isn't all smiles like this right now with her TV show's future uncertain. (Image: Facebook)
16:56 GMT

With Ramadan just around the corner, Nadia Al Jundi is feeling depressed because no one has yet purchased the drama that cost 20 million Egyptian pounds to make.

Angelina Jolie's Cleopatra will be more realistic than Elizabeth Taylor's.
16:39 GMT

With Angelina Jolie being such a sexy actress, it's hard to imagine her not playing off her sex appeal in her upcoming version of the story of Cleopatra, but she claims she's heading for a more realistic approach.

Ragheb Alama loves to watch a game or two, but he certainly doesn't make football his life priority!
12:21 GMT

Ragheb Alama loves to watch a game or two, but he certainly doesn't make football his life priority!

Somaya gives credit to a strict diet and daily exercise for her new trimmer body! (Image: Albawaba edit)
11:41 GMT

Has Somaya al Khashab really had liposuction to shed the pounds?

This is Dima's second time on the Emmys' judging panel. (Image: Facebook)
11:13 GMT

Syrian actress Dima Baya’ah will be gracing the Emmys' judging panel this summer.

Leila and her daughter before she was killed. (Image: Naharnet)
10:21 GMT

Justice has been served for Leila Ghofran whose daughter's killer was given the capital punishment last week.

Jerash Festival is still hugely popular this year. (Image: Facebook)
07:31 GMT

29 years on, the Jerash Festival for Culture and Arts proves that it's still got it!

Hend Sabry speaks up about her drama (Image: Facebook)
07:00 GMT

With her Ramadan drama almost done filming, the deets of Hend Sabry's show have been released.

Sinead O'Connor performing at a previous concert. (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

If she can manage it financially, Sinead O'Connor will pull the plug on her upcoming concert in Israel after Palestinian groups put on the pressure.

June 21, 2014

Listening to Karim playing electric oud in combination with a computer-generated sound at Katara Art Centre (KAC) is a treat. (Image: Gulf Times)
05:00 GMT

Meet Karim Sultan, a Doha-based musician and oud player who loves experimenting with sounds using his computer.

June 20, 2014

Jason Munford was instrumental at bringing cancer sufferer Stephen Sutton to the public light (Image: Facebook).
12:00 GMT

One part comedian, and one part humanitarian, comedian Jason Manford is a man on a mission as he enters the UAE this weekend.

Two thumbs up for Fares Karam and Marwhan Khoury coming together for the new patriotic single titled “Lulaki Ya Libnan” (For Your Sake Lebanon).
07:00 GMT

Calling on all sects of society to unite and overcome their differences, Fares Karam goes patriotic for peace in Lebanon.

June 19, 2014

Maryam Saleh singing it up at El Geneina Theater. (Image: Facebook, courtesy of eye shot photography)
22:57 GMT

While some may oppose her post-revolution, underground music, Maryam Saleh still has a swarm of fans, especially from the younger crowd.