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May 12, 2014

We will soon be seeing Ahlam back on the judging panel of Arab Idol. (Image: Facebook)
13:17 GMT

Arab Idol is fast-approaching, and now thanks to Ahlam we can get excited about its launch date!

Has Amal used her barrister powers of persuasion to convince George Clooney to move to the UK with her?
12:02 GMT

New marital status, new address and a possible new baby? Signed, sealed, delivered George Clooney is clearly ready to be all yours, Amal Alamuddin.

Lana Del Rey sets her sights on Israel this summer. (Image: Facebook)
11:45 GMT

Debuting her music into Israel with an August 20th gig in Tel Aviv, singer-songwriter Lana Del Rey is on the summer music lineup!

Is George ready to be a Daddy now that he's finally gotten over the death of his pet pig? (Image: Facebook)
11:43 GMT

George Clooney's ex-girlfriend Elizabeth Daily has insisted he never needed or wanted to have children when he had his pet pig Max, but his swine's death in 2006 might have changed his mind.

Ayten usually looks healthy and curvy, but has had to lose a lot of weight for her upcoming movie role as a poor street girl. (Image: Facebook)
08:56 GMT

Ayten Amer is not looking her usual glowing healthy self lately, so what has she shed all those pounds for?

Discovered at a very young age, Wassouf earned the title “The Sultan of Tarab” for his renowned contribution to the music industry in the Arab world. (Image: Facebook)
07:33 GMT

Following in the footsteps of fellow Syrian artist Raghda, George Wassouf describes Syrian President Assad as a good-hearted man!

Mei with her song "Same Heart" was Israel's entry to the semifinal round of the song contest that took place in Copenhagen this year. (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

Mei Finegold represents Israel with song "Same Heart"; Israel has not qualified for final round of the contest for four years running.

May 11, 2014

Zeina is keeping her life normal by focussing on the other important things in her life. (Image: Facebook)
12:15 GMT

She may be going through the toughest love trial of her life - literally - but Egyptian actress Zeina is making sure her body and health don’t suffer as a result of it!

Will Egypt end up banning Haifa from entering Egypt too? (Image: Albawaba edit)
11:35 GMT

Egyptian people are campaigning to ban Haifa Wehbe from entering Egypt!

Is it really him? Ahmed looked super young and cute in his new look for his upcoming comedy film. (Image: Facebook)
10:47 GMT

He's always good-looking in our eyes but we're loving Ahmed Helmy's new "younger" look for his upcoming film "Cotton & a Mouse."

Say "cheese"! Ahlam and Wael Kfoury smile for the selfie, showing that it's all good in the Arab Idol hood. (Image: Instagram)
10:04 GMT

According Ahlam, it's all good in the Arab Idol hood. No tension rising between her and the newest member of the judging panel.

Sulaf Fawkherji can't believe the rumors going around about her pro-Assad paying gig (Image: Facebook).
09:49 GMT

As one of the most outspoken supporters of the Assad regime, rumors have gone around that she was getting paid to stand up for the Syrian government.

Nancy Ajram loves her some World Music Awards!
09:25 GMT

She's no stranger to the award, having won it twice before, but she's holding onto title of Best Arab Singer by the World Music Awards once again.

Ballet Mimbipa from Paraguay will be performing at the Cairo Opera House this week. (Image: Facebook)
09:14 GMT

If you happen to be in Cairo this week, there's an excess of exciting cultural events to attend as part of the Spring Festival!

One baby in her arms and two in her tummy, Kinda Hanna is expecting again. (Image: Facebook)
08:57 GMT

Syrian actress Kinda Hanna can now add professional mother to her CV because she is pregnant again with not one but two babies!