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December 24, 2013

Walid Tawfiq has remixed old classics in a new album. (Image: Facebook)
11:56 GMT

Lebanese singer Walid Tawfiq has revived some the Arab world's best classical songs in a new album.

Cyrine is following in the footsteps of stars like Angelina Jolie and Maya Diab. (Image: Albawaba edit)
11:33 GMT

Cyrine Abdelnour is following in the footsteps of Angelina Jolie, by signing up to a number of humanitarian work projects.

Elissa's guest-edited version of Jamalouki magazine is nowhere to be seen now in the stands. #soldout
10:11 GMT

It should be no surprise after all the hype the recent release of her guest-edition of Jamalouki magazine received, but the issue is nowhere to be found in the stands, according to the starlet's Twitter page!

Farah is one sad daughter as she says goodbye to her deceased dad. (Image: Facebook)
09:51 GMT

Farah Bsiso is beside herself with sentiment as she takes to social media to say farewell to her father and request fans to pray her rests in peace.

Carole Samaha taking "The Lady" stage by storm (Image: Facebook)
09:32 GMT

Sell-out shows and a hit song still atop the charts make for a very happy holiday season for Carole Samaha.

Two different faces, two different looks, one new drama underway.
08:58 GMT

Get a sneak peak into the filming world of the new Syrian drama "Al Qurban" (The Sacrifice), starring Amal Arafeh as an engaged lady in love and Nadine Tahsin Baik as a good, forgiving Syrian woman.

Zorra attending the Runway Bridal Edition recently with Hany Elbeheiri & Youssef Sbahi (Image courtesy her instagram)
08:30 GMT

Single starlet Dorra was one of many celebrities attending the glam event for brides-to-be at the luxurious Sofitel al-Gezirah hotel last week. Could there be a Mr. Right for the single Tunisian actress?

Joana Nachef conducts and looks good doing it. Why not? (Image courtesy of
08:04 GMT

Some may call Joana Nachef a cheerleader, a scholar, and a great communicator, but she directly claims her current position wouldn't have been possible if she'd stayed in Lebanon. Boom. There. She said it.

Khaled Al Nabawi's lookin' slick and is ready to roll film for his new project. (Image: Facebook)
05:55 GMT

The Egyptian actor has strived hard to obtain the look of the late scholar Mustafa Mahmoud for his newest film, but the cameras still aren't rolling. Khaled explains why.

December 23, 2013

Najwa Karam battling it out with Melhem Barakat
09:27 GMT

Lawsuits, threats, and major drama allegedly encircle Melhem Barakat, Najwa Karam, and her brother!

Dounia feeding cake to her new man on their wedding day. (Image: Facebook)
09:11 GMT

Season one Arab Idol star Dounia Batma made one Bahraini dude a lucky man. Not only did he gain a second wife, but she's a celebrity songstress to boot!

Fifi Abdo in her little black dress with no questions addressed! (Image: Facebook)
08:48 GMT

Belly Dancin' Fifi Abdo aired a promo for her new program on MBC Egypt that left viewers more confused than informed. The only thing the starlet exposed was her cleavage!

The image Vin Diesel Facebooked, claiming it was the last scene he filmed with his late co-star. (Image: Facebook)
08:27 GMT

Vin Diesel spilled the deets we've been waiting for....We now know the new date Fast and Furious 7 is scheduled to be released.

Nancy Ajram tops the list of exciting performances scheduled in Dubai next year!
07:53 GMT

With 150 attractions on the calendar for Dubai's Shopping Festival 2014, Nancy Ajram tops the list of most anticipated performance.

Silicon figures of George Clooney, Brad Pitt, and Tom Cruise surround the tables of "Taste of Fame" in Dubai (Image courtesy of UK
07:03 GMT

They may not be present in flesh and blood, but you can still enjoy traditional cuisine in the presence of silicon figures of A-list actors at "Taste of Fame", one of many divine dining locations in Dubai this holiday season.