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February 26, 2014

The CBS soap is set to make history as the first American daytime drama to be shot in the UAE. (Image: Facebook)
08:32 GMT

In a daytime drama first, the long-running US hit TV soap “The Bold & the Beautiful” is coming to the UAE.

Ahmad is overjoyed to have his first ever music video debut on Mazzika TV. (Image: Albawaba edit)
08:08 GMT

Young Egyptian singer and former Arab Idol contestant will debut his first ever music video on the music TV channel Mazzika.

Tom Brokaw sat down with Director Angelina Jolie and her Unbroken hero, Louis Zamperini. (Image: Facebook)
07:06 GMT

Jolie wants the extraordinary story of Louis Zamperini, an Olympian and World War II hero, to be an inspiration for all, and see that "the resilience and strength of the human spirit is an extraordinary thing".

Carlo's Bake Shop owner Buddy Valastro might be bringing home the sweets to Bahrain. (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

Buddy Valastro has risen to fame on the reality show "The Cake Boss", and now he's considering spreading his business across the world to Bahrain.

February 25, 2014

Salma will be appearing in a new TV series as a Minister's wife this year. (Image: Facebook)
14:27 GMT

Salma Al Masri returns to our TV screens as a Minister's wife with Ayman Zeidan.

Yousra will be speaking some Turkish and French in "Abdeen Palace." (Image: Facebook)
14:01 GMT

Yousra's new role in the historical TV drama series “Saraya Abdeen” (Abdeen Palace) is making her more nervous than she anticipated.

The "Allah" pendant burnt along with the man wearing it in Katy's video. (Image: Youtube snapshot)
12:35 GMT

Muslims worldwide demanded that Katy Perry's Egyptian-themed music video "Dark Horse" be taken down from YouTube for insulting Muslims.

Conor Maynard's "poolside chillin'" in Dubai (Image: Twitter).
12:00 GMT

The UK singer-songwriter and "R U Crazy" hitmaker is making his way to the UAE for the second time in one month.

This year's Cairo Jazz Festival will take place from 13 to 16 March in Cairo's Al-Azhar Park and at Cairo Jazz Club. (Image: Facebook)
11:19 GMT

Get ready for Cairo's annual jazz festival, which will see performances in Cairo Jazz Club and in Al-Azhar Park.

The pic of Rouwaida Attieh that gave rise to rumors of her pregnancy (Image: Facebook)
10:38 GMT

Fans of Rouwaida Attieh have added insult to injury, suggesting that the Syrian songstress must be with child because a picture of her in the hospital indicates she's gained a few.

Asala advised men and women to declare their love to each other out in the open. (Image: Albawaba edit)
10:34 GMT

Asala Nasri loves to give us a piece of her mind. Now, she's dishing out some relationship advice based on the Ahmed Ezz-Zeina story!

Angelina Jolie speaking at a press conference in Lebanon (Screenshot of video footage from the conference)
09:55 GMT

Angelina Jolie kissed the country goodbye after spending three days in Lebanon, drawing attention to the Syrian refugee crisis by rubbing shoulders with Prime Minister Tammam Salam and President Michel Sleiman.

Vin Diesel and Katy Perry may share the same "xXx" screen.
08:40 GMT

With her very Cleopatra-like "Dark Horse" clip now in the books, pop star Katy Perry may be moving into the world of cinema, auditioning for a "xXx" role alongside Vin Diesel after he finishes up filming "Fast & Furious 7" in Abu Dhabi.

The beautiful get-up graced by Jennifer Lopez (Image courtesy of Fox)
05:00 GMT

Jennifer Lopez strutted her stuff on American Idol wearing a number designed by Dubai-based fashion designer Rami al-Ali, perhaps in honor of her upcoming UAE gig.

February 24, 2014

Hakim sings the theme tune of Haifa Wehbe's new movie "Halawet Rouh" (Sweetness of the Soul) and makes an appearance in it too! (Image: Facebook)
14:14 GMT

International folk singer Hakim sings the theme tune of Haifa Wehbe's new movie "Halawet Rouh" (Sweetness of the Soul) and makes an appearance in it too!