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August 31, 2014

Nabila Obeid assures she'll be keeping the reputations of others shiny in her upcoming memoir. (Image: Facebook)
09:12 GMT

We'll be getting down and dirty with the real Nabila Obeid as the actress writes her personal memoirs.

Everyone will surely be saying yes to more Saba! (Image: Facebook)
08:39 GMT

Nicole Saba was a smashing hit in the holy month on the show "Difference in Timing" with Tamer Hosny, and now she's back to business again with a new single "Ma Baqa Tudqili" (You Don't Beat For Me).

Come one, Karmon! The Dutch DJ is about to do Dubai. (Image: Facebook)
08:15 GMT

He's been a hit around the region, and now he'll be mixin' the beats for the bad a city of Dubai.

Amal Alamuddin has eyes only for the "brooding silver fox".
08:02 GMT

Our Lebanese lovely has snatched an older man, but George Clooney is still looking good at 54, according to a list of men aging most gracefully.

Souad Massi won't be stepping up to the mic in Israel. (Image: Facebook)
07:53 GMT

Souad Massi reveals her reasons for giving the hand instead of her voice in the nation of Israel.

August 28, 2014

Amal Arafeh is still at large on the Syrian scene!
11:42 GMT

Syria's starlet Amal Arafeh has disclosed her latest projects to her curious public.

Signs of fatigue and exhaustion were quite obvious on George's face in Tunisia. (Image: Facebook)
10:20 GMT

George Wassouf was taken out of Tunisia airport on a wheelchair. Is everything alright?

What's the big deal if Amr Diab is Yemeni anyway? (Image: Facebook)
09:13 GMT

New claims suggest that "Amr Diab" is the Egyptian singer's STAGE NAME and that he's originally from Yemen!

BA Chamber Orchestra, performs tangos and film music on 10 Aug. (Image: BA Arts Center)
07:52 GMT

On Saturday 30 August, Bibliotheca Alexandrina Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Hisham Gabr, will perform music from well-known movies and Broadway musicals.

Russell has been vocal in his criticism of the media coverage of the Israel-Gaza conflict. Particularly in his satirical YouTube series, The Trews. (Image: YouTube still)
07:43 GMT

Russell Brand opposes anti-Semitism after death threats: 'We must disavow all forms of prejudice that lead to exclusion and execution.'

August 27, 2014

Tip of the iceberg.. When Egypt's belly dancing queen tips the bucket over hips first, it all goes belly's up!
13:27 GMT

It's not over till the Middle East freezes over! Another one bites the ice as belly dancing (ice) queen Fifi Abdo tips the ice bucket and takes the challenge on, hips first!

Syrian actor Tayem Hasan
12:40 GMT

Ramadan 2015 line up: Tayem has taken the place of famous Syrian actor Abid Fahed in the drama after the latter suddenly announced the breaking of his contract with the company 'Al Sabah' during a television interview.

August 26, 2014

Jumana says that she has no intention of quitting her acting job! (Image: Facebook)
14:54 GMT

Rumor has it that Jumana Murad is quitting acting. Could her new hubby have anything to do with it?

Qamar and Mehiar are still in love after many years of marriage and romance. (Image: Albawaba edit)
13:31 GMT

Syrian actors Qamar Khalaf & Mehiar Khodoor are now the proud parents of a baby girl - and it's their first child!

Robin's tribute, which saw him make fun of women in Hijab, offended many people around the world. (Image: Albawaba edit)
11:44 GMT

Billy Crystal leads Robin Williams Emmys tribute, but then offends some with "racist" joke about Iranian woman.