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November 6, 2014

Cyrine Abdelnour with her fellow cast members at the press conference of their upcoming TV series "24 Carats." (Image: Facebook)
10:58 GMT

With three projects in the works at the moment, Cyrine is one busy celebrity.

It's all flowers and roses for Elissa right now: she's top of the Twitter chain!
10:48 GMT

She's got some close contenders, but Elissa currently has the most Twitter followers of any Arab celeb.

A still from Scarlett's ad for SodaStream! (Image: YouTube)
10:41 GMT

SodaStream to close factory in the West Bank that landed Scarlett Johansson in hot water.

These two have got the blues. For real. (Image courtesy of Jpost.com/CHAIM RAVYA)
09:14 GMT

They might have different belief backgrounds, but Ronnie Peterson and Lazer Lloyd put their religious diversity aside as they tour their blues around the region.

Imam dismissed rumors about his deteriorating health. (Image: Facebook)
08:29 GMT

Once again, the media has spread false rumors about Adel Imam's health. But how did he respond to them?

The cast of Beauty and the Beast musical enjoy a day out on Yas Island. (Image: Khaleej Times)
07:49 GMT

Cast members of Broadway spectacular Disney’s Beauty and the Beast took an interval break to enjoy the sights of Yas Marina durin

(Still from "Om Amira" courtesy of Al Ahram)
06:50 GMT

BBC Arabic Film and Documentary Festival, which took place in London October 31-November 3 names "Om Amira" (“Amria’s Mother”) Best Documentary.

November 5, 2014

The official poster for the 36th Cairo International Film Festival. (Image: Al Ahram)
22:36 GMT

36th Cairo International Film Festival will run between 9 and 18 November at the Cairo Opera House.

Abed Fahed was held up in Egypt.
13:52 GMT

It wasn't exactly a warm welcome for the Syrian star who arrived in Egypt to make a TV appearance on "New Egypt".

Maya Diab strutting her stuff at the Vogue Fashion Experience Dubai. (Image: Twitter)
13:38 GMT

It must take a long to get ready if you want to look as good as Maya Diab. Lebanese diva arrived late for the Vogue Fashion Dubai Experience.

Some of this year's diverse Arab Idol contestants. (Image: Facebook)
12:44 GMT

Check out how many countries are represented in season three of the hit talent show, Arab Idol.

Angelina Jolie speaking at a press conference during her past humanitarian trip to Lebanon.
12:34 GMT

UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie has joined the celebrity campaign to bring an end to statelessness, a situation affecting thousands of Arabs.

Najwa will be performing in Australia this November. (Image: Instagram)
09:35 GMT

Najwa Karam is heading to Australia this November and is giving her fans the chance to go behind the scenes with her.

Iggy made a boy a man at his bar mitzva, after suffering a wardrobe crotch malfunction! (Image: 1019online.com)
08:34 GMT

A crowd of 13-year-olds got more than they prayed for when rapper Iggy Azalea ripped her pants at their bar mitzva!

The trial between Ezz and Zeina is still ongoing. (Image: Albawaba edit)
08:15 GMT

What's the deal between Ahmed Ezz and Angham right now? And where does Zeina stand in all of this?