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December 18, 2013

The late Fast & Furious star Paul Walker (Image: Facebook)
06:00 GMT

Followed closely by Mohammad Assaf, the late Paul Walker tops the list of people trending in google search for 2013.

Carole Samaha smoked the screen of "Mahboubi Ana" Tuesday night! (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

Hopping from performance to live performance, Carole Samaha takes the stage and screen again, singing her hit "Ehsass kbeer" on MBC 1 TV show "Mahboubi Ana" Tuesday night.

Haifa Wehbe posing with Eva Longoria (Image: Instagram)
04:00 GMT

Is Haifa Wehbe walking the red carpet with Hollywood star Eva Longoria at The Global Gift Gala in Dubai as an act of charity or for questionable ambition?

December 17, 2013

Eva Longoria loves on a camel in Dubai (Image: Facebook)
13:59 GMT

Eva Longoria shared about growing up with a special needs sister at Dubai's recent Global Gift Gala.

Youssef became known as Egypt’s Jon Stewart - the American political satirist and host of a The Daily Show, a satirical news programme. (Image: Facebook)
13:14 GMT

Bassem Youssef, the Arab region's top trending person online in 2013, talks about the political and polemic conscience of Egypt.

Donia Samir Ghanem takes' the 2013 cake with the No. 1 music video for MENA. (Image: Facebook)
12:40 GMT

Check out this grand slam list of the Middle East and North Africa's most popular music videos from the last 12 months on youtube.

Hussein Fahmy with his 6th wife - she's from Saudi Arabia! (Image: Facebook)
11:50 GMT

Lovebird Hussein Fahmy has gotten married for the sixth time around. WOW!

Nadine Tahsin Baik tackling many a cinematic project right now! (Image: Facebook)
10:46 GMT

Nadine Tahsin Baik is bouncing from character to character right now with a cinematic career that's skyrocketing!

Nancy Ajram and Tamer Hosny lovin' on their Cairo crowd.
09:59 GMT

Two of our region's biggest stars showed no fear of carrying on with life and their careers in Egypt despite the political instability. The duo held a concert for "Q Net" on December 14th to a raving crowd.

Sherine is finally releasing a new music album this Christmas holiday. (Image: Facebook)
09:58 GMT

The amazingly talented Sherine Abdel Wahab is returning with a music album this Christmas holiday.

Syrian actress Karis Bashar is the last actress to join the “Bab El Harah” (The Neighborhood Door) cast, which is preparing to film its final two ever seasons. (Image: Facebook)
08:59 GMT

Actress Karis Bashar is joining the Syrian drama everyone can't miss. "Bab El Harah" (The Neighborhood Door), here she comes!

May Kassab tried to catch the thief who stole her handbag in Cairo but to no avail. (Image: Facebook)
07:54 GMT

There's not a worse feeling than getting mugged, and that's just what happened to poor May Kassab in Cairo!

Adriana Lima posing in the desert of Dubai before her Mall of the Emirates autograph signing. (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

With a beautiful Brazilian body like that, it's hard to imagine Adriana Lima as anything remotely like a grandmother, but Victoria Secret's longest-serving Angel, who is hitting up Dubai this week, joked that she feels protective over the younger models.

December 16, 2013

Adriana Lima on a visit to the desert in Dubai on Sunday. (Image: Facebook)
13:43 GMT

Victoria's Secret model Adriana Lima became the first Angel to promote the US brand's lingerie in Dubai.

Is Donia Samir Ghanem a more current singer than Angham? (Image: Albawaba edit)
13:15 GMT

We know Angham for the prestigious singer she is, and Donia Samir Ghanem for her highly successful attempt at singing for the first time. But, who do we crown as the singer on top?