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July 22, 2014

Still from Mohammed Assaf's song video clip Raise Your Head High. (Image: YouTube)
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Mohammed Assaf sings 'Raise Your Head High' in solidarity with his home country of Palestine under attack. The song reached almost half a million views on YouTube only two days after its release.

July 21, 2014

Leef is throwing a huge wedding party in Alexandria this month. (Image: Facebook)
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Egyptian folk singer Abu al Leef is saying "I do" this month!
The actress is unhappy with the fact that the drama was considered as an insult to the history of Egypt. (Image: Facebook)
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Yousra is out of the spotlight and nowhere to be seen. What could be making her hide?
Wafaa Amer loves her country so much that she's giving her entire new show's earnings to the Egypt Fund! (Image: Facebook)
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Wafaa Amer loves her country so much that she's giving her entire new show's earnings to the Egypt Fund!
Yep, we're afraid Haifa wins the age race ladies! (Image: Albawaba edit)
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Celebs try to be as unique, original and different from one another as they can, but what do Haifa Wehbe, Ahlam and Asala Nasri all have in common?
Haifa believes what her ex-hubby tells her about the Muslim Brotherhood! (Image: Facebook)
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Haifa Wehbe puts rumors to rest and tells us whether her ex-husband Ahmad Abu Hashima left her because of pressure from the Muslim Brotherhood.
Waad is in a state of shock following the death of her brother. (Image: Facebook)
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Saudi singer Waad has sadly announced the death of her brother.

July 20, 2014

Dance group Ballet Magnificat performing in Egypt. (Image: Cjonline.com)
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This is what you can look forward to this week in Egypt if you're out on the town!
Handsome and talented: Enrique returns to Egypt in concert this summer. (Image: Facebook)
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International superstar Enrique Iglesias is making a return to Egypt with a new concert this August!
A detail from the installation view of Jarrar’s “Whole in the Wall,” 2013. (Image: The Daily Star)
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Israeli officials have prevented Palestinian artist and filmmaker Khaled Jarrar from leaving Palestine to attend the opening of his solo project in NYC.
Selena has been unfollowed by many fans after supporting Gazans in the Israel-Gaza conflict. (Image: Facebook)
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US pop star Selena Gomez has been criticized by pro-Israelis for her pro-Gaza Instagram post!
The teaser trailer already exceeded half a million views in two weeks. (Image: YouTube still)
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With the teaser trailer already exceeding half a million views in two weeks, producers of Made in Egypt decide to screen the movie in GCC countries, Lebanon and Jordan simultaneously.
A Hologram for the King is set to premiere in November 2015. (Image: Al Ahram)
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'A Hologram for the King', a film by German director Tom Tykwer and starring Tom Hanks, will showcase Hurghada's underwater reefs.
Bill compared Palestinian Sunni Islamic organisation Hamas to a “crazy woman trying to kill you”. (Image: Getty Images)
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Jewish US comedian Bill Maher has been fiercely attacked after likening Hamas to a 'crazy woman trying to kill you'!
Clooney and Alamuddin are set to wed on Sep 12. (Image: Daily Star)
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Amal Alamuddin officiated at her cousin's wedding and Clooney was there to bear witness!

July 17, 2014

Yasmine looked so pretty in her wedding dress. (Image: Facebook)
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What's the mystery behind Yasmine Abdel Aziz's bridal picture?
Duraid is currently appearing in the traditional Syrian drama "Bawabet Al Reeh" (Gate of the Wind). (Image: Facebook)
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Duraid Lahham is making special guest appearance on the TV drama "Dobbu El Shanati" (Pack up your Suitcases).
Piers has offended millions with his "#FreePalestineAndIsrael" tweets. (Image: The Independent)
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Piers Morgan managed to offend every Pro-Palestine person on his Twitter feed... again!
Yara is well-known for her simple and conservative elegance. (Image: Facebook)
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Being beautiful, elegant and conservative has paid off for Yara who's been appointed as the ambassador of fashion house "Miss Bella."
The majority of celebs condemned the evil acts of Israel on Gaza. (Image: Google)
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Arab and international celebrities tweet to condemn Israel.

July 16, 2014

Do you think Sherihan and Damme would make a cute couple? (Image: Future TV Network)
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A-Lister Jean-Claude Van Damme has a crush on Sherihan?
The #FreePalestine tweet Rihanna posted earlier. (Image: Twitter)
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Celebs have been voicing their political stance on the Gaza-Israel conflict worldwide, but Rihanna seems to be confused about her own stand!
Will Sherine and Sherif kiss and make up over the water leakage? (Image: Albawaba edit)
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Sherif Mounir and Sherine Abdel Wahab are having some plumbing problems, and Sherif says she's the one to blame!
Is Elissa the fairest of them all? (Image: Facebook)
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Elissa teases her fans with a sexy new look and a magical mirror!
Durra and Nelly are on sick leave until their skin rashes have recovered. (Image: Albawaba edit)
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A skin rash has taken over Nelly Karim and Durra's bodies, which means filming "Women's Prison" has been halted!
Ola and Fifi are still on good terms with each other. (Image: Albawaba edit)
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What's going on between Ola Ghanem, Fifi Abdo and one new TV drama?
Alwiya A Thani, has been awarded gold in the Narrative Short category at this year’s International Independent Film Awards for her short film, ‘Faith in Love’. (Image: Image Nation)
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Emirati female filmmakers are on the rise, and this year one "independent" woman won the Narrative Short category at this year’s International Independent Film Awards.

July 15, 2014

A freak accident resulted in the death of Amal and her mother on Friday. (Image: Facebook)
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Sadly, Moroccan actress Amal Maarouf has died in Morocco over the weekend.
The "Instagram" cake Myriam got for her sis Jihane! (Image: Instagram)
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Who doesn't love a nice birthday cake on their special day? Well, Myriam Fares's lil sis got the coolest cake from the big sis on her bday !
Marcel says Byblos was his first love. (Image: Daily Star)
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Marcel Khalife will play at Byblos International Festival Thursday.
Shakira with her adorable son at the World Cup Closing Ceremony. (Image: Naharnet)
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We love Shakira. Shakira loves her son. Shakira's fans love to see her son. So, she brought him to stage at the World Cup Closing Ceremony!
Enas told Haifa Wehbe that she's talented and doesn't need to use her looks to get famous! (Image: Facebook)
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Enas al Dughaidi didn't hold back on Nishan's "Wala Tihlam" (Don't Even Dream About It) show, where she criticized fellow celebs, and shockingly, praised some!

July 14, 2014

Beirut has a host of cultural events this week for Arts lovers. (Image: The Daily Star)
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What's on this week in Beirut?
Somaya is preoccupied with her fashion project in Kuwait at the moment. (Image: Facebook)
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Wondering what's keeping Egyptian actress Somaya al Khashab busy these days?
Nancy said that she considers herself an Egyptian. (Image: Facebook)
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Superstar Nancy Ajram will be promoting tourism in Egypt through a grand concert in Sharm El Sheikh this Aug.
Abbas in character in "Baba Al Hara" (The Neighborhood Gate). (Image: Facebook)
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Syrian actor Abbas al Nouri isn't taking any time off this Ramadan like some of his fellow showbiz friends!
Nabeeh says TV dramas are very inappropriate for Ramadan this year. (Image: Albawaba edit)
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Not everyone is pleased with this Ramadan TV dramas' content, so lawyer Nabeeh al Wahsh filed a complaint to ban 40 shows from airing!
Zayan isn't afraid to look bold in his music videos. (Image: Facebook)
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We've got to wait till Amer Zayan's new music vid is out, but rumor has it that it's too intimate for TV!

July 13, 2014

Factory Girl is one of the films to feature at the 2014 Arab Film Festival this summer. (Image: Facebook)
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Films from Egypt, Lebanon, Iraq, Palestine and Jordan, including Mohamed Khan's Factory Girl, will be screened at the Riverside Theatres in Sydney, Australia, this August as part of the 2014 Arab Film Festival.
Latifa says she hosted all her concerts celebrating ousted President Ben Ali for free. (Image: Facebook)
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Tunisian singer Latifa made it clear that she seriously doesn't care for the tunisian resident's Black List against her!
Who? Me? Sue me? Imam's show may be in trouble with an Egyptian hospital! (Image: Facebook)
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Adel Imam's Ramadan TV show "His Excellency" may be getting sued by an Egyptian hospital... but why?
Liqa is so not happy with Galal and his prank show! (Image: Albawaba edit)
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Egyptian actress Liqa Suwaidan feels "insulted" by Ramez Galal's prank show!
George Clooney is not accepting of Daily Mail's "apology" over the Mrs. Alamuddin rumors.
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Daily Mail did publish an apology for false reports that said Amal Alamuddin's mother was not approving of her marriage to George Clooney, but the Hollywood star isn't having it.
She knows she's loved by all.
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In case you were wondering what hot celeb would added to the Carthage festival lineup, no more guesses needed. Nancy Ajram is on her way, Tunisia, and she couldn't be more honored.

July 12, 2014

A long list of Jazz artists will arrive in Eilat from August 24-27. (Image courtesy of the event website)
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The four-day program is packed with big names from abroad, as well as some of the pick of the local crop.

July 11, 2014

Egyptian singer Angham is releasing her first ever Lebanese single! (Image: Facebook)
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Egyptian singer Angham is releasing her first ever Lebanese single!

July 10, 2014

Ahmed flashes a smile now that he's put the drugs story behind him. (Image: Facebook)
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Ahmed Azmi has finally been found innocent by an Egyptian court on his drugs charges.
George has spoken out to defend his future wife Amal and her mother. (Image: Albawaba edit)
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British tabloid The Daily Mail has apologized to George Clooney after he slammed them for publishing a fabricated story about his future mother-in-law Baria Alamuddin.
Still from the trailer of 'Exodus: Gods and Kings.' (Image: YouTube still)
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The biblical drama depicting Moses' departure from Egypt is set to hit US cinemas in December.
Despite security concerns, the historical city of Baalbek will host its annual music festival this year. (Image: The Daily Star/Nidal Solh)
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Baalbek festival returns home, braves security concerns; but will anyone be attending?
George Clooney and his Lebanese fiancee aren't having issues with the mother of the bride.
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Daily Mail is so not on the Hollywood actor's good side right now after circulating rumors that Amal Alamuddin's mother was opposed to the upcoming marriage.
David Mamet must smile when he speaks so highly of Israel. (Image courtesy of etbscreenwriting.com)
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Known for his prize-winning writing pieces, David Mamet speaks about his love of Israel before his guest attendance at the 31st Jerusalem Film Festival.
Ali Ismail is one of the Egyptian musicians performing at the new salon. (Image: Facebook)
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If you like Al-Karama politics and you're down with some poetry and performing artists, then hit the newly opened salon each Thursday during Ramadan.

July 9, 2014

Is there another side to Sherine Abdel Wahab we don't usually see? (Image: Facebook)
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Deeming her attitude totes inapprope, Egyptian actor Sharif Muneer has allegedly filed a lawsuit against the Egyptian singer.
Hassan Al Raddad holding up in the hospital after breaking his leg. (Image: Facebook)
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After breaking his leg recently, Hassan Al Raddad made a TV appearance on the show "Laylah" hosted by Samer Yousri.