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December 16, 2013

Carole Samaha posing backstage with Dancing With the Stars show host Wissam Breidy (Image: Twitter)
09:19 GMT

Newlywed songstress Carole Samaha has proved she's definitely fully recovered from her serious injury as she grooved her way across the dance floor, singing up a storm, on set the Dancing With The Stars television show.

Up for auction was a portrait of Longoria, painted as guests ate their starter of burrata cheese with honey and truffle, which went for $40,000. (Image: Facebook)
08:50 GMT

Eva Longoria hosted a charity gala in Dubai to fundraise money for women and children in need.

December 15, 2013

The late Peter O'Toole shot to fame as T.E. Lawrence in the brilliant film "Lawrence of Arabia." (Image: Facebook)
20:32 GMT

Oscar-nominated actor Peter O’Toole has passed away on Saturday.

Myriam Fares performing at the OTV awards (Image: Instagram)
11:57 GMT

Best performer and best music video were the nominations received by ostentatious celebrity Myriam Fares at the OTV music awards.

RIP: Saber was by his father's side at the time of his death. (Image: Facebook)
11:22 GMT

Saber Rebai is mourning the sad death of his father after a long battle with cancer.

Nawal Al Zoghbi's "GharibiHalDenyi" wins the OTV award for Best song and clip for 2013. (Image: Twitter)
10:25 GMT

OTV has made a winner out of Nawal Al Zoghbi. The "Gharibi Hal Denyi" (Strange World) singer received award for 2013 best song and clip at the network's ceremony, Friday, December 13th.

French comedian Dieudonne M'bala M'bala to pay a $27,000 fine for failing to pay an earlier fine for making anti-Semitic statements. (Image: Facebook)
10:20 GMT

French comedian Dieudonne M'bala M'bala is in hot water for insulting Jews and mocking the Holocaust.

"American Hustle" has brought together an incredible cast and crew to viewers stretching as far as Dubai! (Image: Facebook)
09:48 GMT

The con-artist comedy set in the '70s was the last film seen by Dubai International Film Festival attendees last week, but with so many award nominations, millions of additional viewers will surely enjoy watching Christian Bale and David O. Russell tag team for the second time.

The stars of the Hollywood movie "American Hustle." (Image:
09:41 GMT

The 10th edition of the Dubai International Film Festival (Diff) began with the Palestinian feature film Omar, but it looked to Hollywood’s major Oscar hopeful to call it a wrap.

Elissa's guest edited version of Jamalouki is out! (Image: Twitter)
09:11 GMT

It's out, Beirut, so grab your copy now of the December edition of Jamalouki magazine, guest-edited by our very own Elissa!

Duraid Lahham was inconsiderate of Asala Nasri's feelings in a recent interview. (Image: Wikipedia)
09:03 GMT

Duraid Lahham has seriously insulted superstar Asala Nasri in an interview where he claimed not knowing who she was!

Cyrine feels that TV presenting will bring her closer to her fans. (Image: Facebook)
07:47 GMT

Singer/actress Cyrine Abdelnour keeps on going from strength to strength and is now taking on TV presenting as her latest career project.

Venezuelan film ‘El Sistema’ (2008) will be shown Sunday in Cairo, just one of many fun things to do in Egypt this week. (Image:
05:00 GMT

Check out this wicked sweet list of things to do in Egypt from December 15th to 22nd.

December 14, 2013

Lebanese presenter Gisele Khoury has been hired by BBC Arabic to present a new TV program in 2014. (Image: Facebook)
19:15 GMT

Moving up in the media world is TV presenter Gisele Khoury, who's just been hired by BBC Arabic to present her own TV show next year.

It may not be warm out, but New Year's Eve is still going to be hot, hot, hot in Irbil with Nawal Al Zoghbi in town! (Image: Facebook)
11:53 GMT

Not sure what to do for New Year's Eve? If Nawal's music is your thing, make your way to the Kurdistan city of Irbil on December 31st!