October 30, 2013

Ragheb Alama's ready for Morocco next May! Bring on the Mawazine! (Image: Facebook)
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It may still be a couple seasons away, but preparations are already in motion for Rahgeb Alama to make it into next year's Mawazine music festival!

October 25, 2013

Tamer Hosny's wife Basma Bosil sportin' a conservative look (Image: Facebook)
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Youch! Tamer Hosny’s hot Moroccan wife, Basma Bosil, has been called out by fashionistas on Facebook for needing a new wardrobe.

October 24, 2013

Jannat has just completed filming her latest music video in which she appears in a whole new look. (Image: Facebook)
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Jannat is surprising her fans with a new look in her latest music video. How different can she be looking guys?

October 22, 2013

The Green March of 1975 displaced many Sahrawis from Western Sahara into Algerian refugee camps that are now considered some of the oldest and largest refugee camps in the world (Courtesy of Wikimedia)
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Saharawi Agaila Abba weighs in on the history of Western Sahara and Morocco relations as UN envoy Christopher Ross renews efforts to break a decades-old deadlock between Rabat and the annexed territory's Polisario Front.

October 21, 2013

The Moroccan Human Rights association reported that many civilians in the Western Sahara were injured when police authorities attempted to break up their peaceful protest in the city of Laayoune (Courtesy of Kirby Gookin/Western Sahara Resource Center)
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Police and pro-independence protesters in Western Sahara clashed during the UN envoy's trip to the disputed territory, forcing many civilians to seek treatment at nearby hospitals.

October 10, 2013

Martin Scoreses is this year's president for Marrakech film festival
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One of the best directors of all time is Mr. President of the Marrakech Film Festival; Martin Scorsese is stoked to see what flicks will come from all over the world at this year's event.

October 8, 2013

Still from 'Aita', one of the films Genini presented in Berlin. (Image: Facebook)
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Long time filmmaker Izza Genini hit up the Doc.Arts Festival in Berlin to give Europeans a taste of Moroccan musical traditions by presenting three of her 1980s documentaries.

October 6, 2013

Dima Bayaa will be tying the knot in Morocco next year. (Image: Facebook)
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Syrian actress Dima Bayaa is busy planning the wedding of her dreams.

Samira Said has gone back to singing in a Moroccan accent. (Image: Facebook)
10:34 GMT

We haven't heard Samira Said sing with a Moroccan accent for years, but now she's back and she's Moroccan all over!

October 5, 2013

Ramy Ayach kindly donated blood to those in need in Morocco. (Image:
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Superstar Ramy Ayach donated his blood for sick children in Morocco as part of a new campaign this week.

October 3, 2013

Marwa Mohammad lookin' fab as she heads to her VIP party (Image courtesy of Hia magazine)
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Looks like Saudi actress Marwa Mohammad is making it big time with her latest flick ‘Sada’ (Echo) in the Moroccan Arabic film festival.

September 23, 2013

Moroccans protested in Rabat Sunday after gas prices increased under the controversial indexation system (Courtesy of Voice of America)
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5,000 Moroccans led a peaceful protest in Rabat Sunday in response to price hikes on gas, growing cost of living, and unemployment trends in the country.

September 22, 2013

Cheb Khaled can kiss his cares away with Moroccan citizenship granted by royal decree! (Image: Facebook)
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Wealth, fame, and now citizenship! The benefits of of being a big songster just keep rolling in for Cheb Khaled.

September 18, 2013

Mazagan will soon sound amazing if Alama has anything to do with it!
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Get your Arab pop star jam on at the simply fab Mazagan Beach and Golf Resort in El Jadida, Morocco.

September 17, 2013

Arab Idol finalist Salma Rashid is finally out of danger's way. (Image: Facebook)
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Arab Idol finalist Salma Rashid lost consciousness after a scary car crash, but the rising singer is now awake and back at home from the hospital for some rest and recuperation.