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March 24, 2014

The beautiful Sulaf will be playing the role of a gentle lover in a new drama series this year. (Image: Facebook)
15:01 GMT

Sulaf Fawakherji will be showing us a gentler, more loving side in a new drama titled "The Gentleness of the Lover."

Shakira has released this year's World Cup song titled "La La La." (Image: Facebook)
14:06 GMT

Shakira released a new World Cup song today, but whatever happened to supporting Assaf after he was banned from singing at the World Cup this year?

Mohammad Assaf back in the good ol' Arab Idol days. (Image: Facebook)
12:53 GMT

Last year's Arab Idol winner Mohammad Assaf has landed on Sharjah soil as he prepares to perform in the oratorio Clusters of Light.

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12:38 GMT

The planned TV show "Alice in Arabia" about an American girl being unknowingly kidnapped by her extended royal Saudi Arabian family has been nixed after getting major backlash.

No details were given about Karim's film which supports General Sisi. (Image: Facebook)
12:03 GMT

Karim Abdel Aziz is clearly sharing his political stance on Egypt by supporting General Sisi through his latest production.

Dominique Hourani and her beloved daughter Dilara.
10:42 GMT

What better way to get the word out, then by song? Lebanese singer Dominique Hourani has hushed claims that she has given up custody to Dilara by releasing a song about it in honor of Mother's Day.

Jannat and Amr gave guest attendees a night to remember at last weekend's event. (Image: Albawaba edit)
10:11 GMT

Amr Diab and Jannat took centre stage at Al Masah Hotel's reopening night last weekend.

Dr Khalid bin Ibrahim al-Sulaiti opening the festival. (Image: Najeer Feroke)
05:00 GMT

The Halal Hal Qatar Festival has officially been launched and is expected to fetch over half a million visitors.

March 23, 2014

One of the controversial pics posted by the mother-lovin' songster (Image: Twitter).
20:45 GMT

Ragheb Alama was feeling the love from his momma this Mother's Day, posting a precious message to her on Twitter. His followers, however, aren't quite so positive about some of his other posts.

Family resemblance much? Here's Myriam Fares and her momma (Image: Facebook).
20:26 GMT

She's the face of beauty alright, to the point that companies use her as the poster child for their products. Now Myriam Fares is sharing where she got her claim to beautiful fame.

One of the contestants auditioning for Arab Idol in Dubai yesterday. (Image: Facebook)
14:10 GMT

The Arab Idol judges have landed in Dubai to audition new hopefuls for Season 3 of the talent competition.

Mahmoud performing at a Jadal gig in Beirut. (Image: Tanya Traboulsi)
12:27 GMT

Al Bawaba met up with Jordanian rock band Jadal's frontman Mahmoud Radaideh to talk about the stuff that others haven't asked him before!

Zeina was verbally insulted by Ezz's lawyer on an Egyptian TV show this week. (Image: Albawaba edit)
11:29 GMT

Once again, Ahmed Ezz's lawyer, Murtada Mansour, has made Zeina look like the "bad guy" in public.

Rayan dishes all on air. (Image: Facebook)
09:28 GMT

Can't say he agrees with them, but Lebanese songster Rayan can still respect the Lebanese diva's political Tweets.

Youssra Al Hawary surely won't disappoint as she joins the lineup of fun things to do around Egypt this week. (Image: Facebook)
08:47 GMT

Accordion to Youssra Al Hawary, this will be a big week in the Egypt cultural scene. With her Rawabet Theatre performance and other concerts, film screenings, and art displays going down, there won't be a dull moment in the country.