Morocco

July 31, 2012

Hassan Abdul Haq - Moroccan Ambassador in Jordan
10:47 GMT

Jordan and Morocco’s longstanding ties can be a role model for pan-Arab relations, Moroccan Ambassador in Jordan Hassan Abdul Haq said on Sunday.

July 29, 2012

Egypt - the shining light of the Middle East whether in film, learning or revolutions is also, it turns out, the seat of sport triumphs in the Games: So far the Land of the Pharaohs have clocked up 24 medals: 7 gold, 7 silver,10 bronze
Rooting for Egypt this year, you've got 20 chances for Gold as they're entered for 20 sporting events.
12:16 GMT

After the weekend of the Opening Ceremony and flag parades starring Arab entries to the London Games, we look at Arab achievements in Olympic-terms to date. We take stock of medals gained, and success delivered by Arab athletics and tot up the Arab world's collective and individual medal count historically.

July 18, 2012

Shama Hamdan
12:15 GMT

Runner-up on Arab's Got Talent gets the last laugh.

Four coaches who are popular performing singers will train and supervise participants in the program relying on the quality of the singing talent.
10:41 GMT

The hit talent show hits the Arab world.

July 16, 2012

Ramadan like an Egyptian! No one does Ramadan quite like Cairo. Business & pleasure come to a standstill in the day, but the roads heave at break-of-fast (Iftar) time. Throw in extra prayers to the 5, added sheesha opportunities in long Ramadan nights when the dense population is all out, and you get the holy month in the city that never sleeps.
10:20 GMT

For anyone planning on trying Ramadan abroad, whether for the experience of a travelling Ramadan, or out of necessity in times of political unrest in the Middle East, here's our Ramadan tourist special - a cross section of Arab world cities and capitals for a state-of-the-art Ramadan experience.

July 2, 2012

Rajaa Kassabni
13:24 GMT

The Moroccan singer goes all Emirati on us with her latest track, 'Beautiful Bride'.

July 1, 2012

Abu Hamza, one of the law firm's clients
12:56 GMT

A UK law firm defending alleged terrorists caught by Middle East governments are making big bucks.

June 20, 2012

Maisa Moghrabi is daring to film a movie based on a book banned in the KSA
15:14 GMT

Moroccan actress Maisa Moghrabi has completed filming the new television drama “Li’bat Al Mar’ah Rajul” (A Woman’s Game is a Man). The show was adapted from the controversial novel by Saudi author Sarah Al Ilwi.

June 15, 2012

Ragheb Alama
13:13 GMT

The Lebanese actor and singer travels to Morocco for a 'one of a kind' visit.

June 13, 2012

Dounia at the Mawazine festival
08:32 GMT

The Moroccan Arab Idol star goes hijabi after fans complain about her revealing clothing.

June 1, 2012

The Moroccan national football team coach Eric Gerets (R) attends a training session in Marrakesh
18:26 GMT

Morocco Coach Eric Gerets is hopeful of securing a result as the Atlas Lions arrived in Banjul ahead of their 2014 World Cup qualifier against the Scorpions of Gambia at the Independence Stadium in Bakau on Saturday.

May 28, 2012

Fadl Shaker
08:00 GMT

The fiery Lebanese singer prays for God to destroy the Syrian President at a recent gig in Rabat, Morocco.

May 16, 2012

"There's a lot of potential in the Arab world and all these shows help in bringing them in the spotlight," said Ali Jaber.
13:56 GMT

The singing competition The Voice is coming to the Arab world, with scouts scouring the region for talent.

May 12, 2012

Arabs Got Talent: The show must go on!
21:34 GMT

The fifth episode of Arabs Got Talent (AGT) was the penultimate of the recorded auditions to qualify for the live semi finals. It was marked by a good deal of talent and was not short on comedic elements to lighten the intensity of the competition either.

May 4, 2012

Arabs Got Talent, Episode 4 leaves viewers on the edges of their seats
13:15 GMT

The Arab variety show that is Arabs Got Talent is finding its stride by the 4th episode, gearing up for the 5th which promises yet more surprise factor if the second season's drama is anything to go by.