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The Abu Dhabi International Film Festival will run from 16-25 October. (Image: Dining-intercontinental-ad.ae)
14:11 GMT

Short film ‘ONE’ shows Islam and Christianity existing happily side-by-side; documentary will screen as part of Emirates Film Competition.

The concert is in the memory of US journalist Daniel Pearl before his death by Pakistani militants in 2002.
13:30 GMT

David Broza, Mira Awad, Jerusalem Jewish-Arab Youth Chorus to take stage in Lod at 8 p.m. Thursday for music event in conjunction with "Daniel Pearl World Music Days."

Mayada and Raed are working on a secret project together! (Image: Albawaba edit)
12:49 GMT

While rumors about Mayada al Hinnawi selling her music copyrights are on wild fire, she's busy making music with Joe Raed!

Ahmed "the adventurer" with his wife Maha. (Image: Facebook)
10:26 GMT

Egyptian actor Ahmed el Sakka was surprised to come home to a large crowd of angry protesters gathered outside his house. What did the action hero do?

Elissa promotes for her latest album - coming soon - with Rotana! (Image: Facebook)
10:15 GMT

Heirs of the late artist Muneer Murad are not too happy about one of Elissa's tracks on her latest album.

When will we see Maali on our screens again? (Image: Facebook)
10:03 GMT

We haven't seen her in the cinema for quite some time, and it looks like we'll still have to wait to see Maali Zayed in the movie theater.

Then and now: Amr Diab's still got the same cute face he had in 1961. (Images: Facebook)
09:38 GMT

Count those candles! Amr Diab made quite the cute 8-year-old birthday boy. Do you think his looks have carried on 45 years later?

With the dust just settling from their Venetian wedding, George and Amal are already talking about making babies. (Image: Daily Mail)
09:13 GMT

George is allegedly so ready to have babies, he's offered to be a stay-at-home dad. What do you suppose his Lebanese wife has to say about that gender role switch?!

Jeremih will be taking his talents to Dubai for the RedFestDXB. (Image: Facebook)
09:06 GMT

R&B singers Jeremih and Cris Cab have been added to the A-list line-up for the music festival in Dubai next February.

October 20, 2014

The "World's Funniest Person" competition will be held at the Laugh Factory comedy club in Las Vegas! (Image: Jpupdates.com)
15:05 GMT

Gear up for the world's funniest show as Hollywood tries to find the world's funniest person!

The green figure-hugging dress Somaya wore showed off every inch of her assets. (Image: Alkhabarpress.com)
14:11 GMT

Egyptian actress Somaya el Khashab may be approaching 49, but her mother still dresses her to this day!

Ahlam will be receiving her Alexandria International Song Festival award in person! (Image: Facebook)
12:21 GMT

She may have many haters, but UAE singer Ahlam is much liked by the Alexandria International Song Festival!

Manal Mousa, 25, and Haitham Khalaily, 24, appeared on Arab Idol this month. (Image: The i)
11:00 GMT

Two Arab Israelis were placed under arrest after returning home... for taking part in Arab Idol!

The Abu Dhabi Film Festival has announced the list of jury.
10:15 GMT

The star-studded ADFF 2014 is coming, and here's the list of folks playing jury.