October 13, 2015
Step aside from the spotlight Lina Qishawi, Mohammed Assaf is the only one who can be in it.
20-year-old model Gigi Hadid left little to the imagination in her steamy Vogue cover shoot.
Mohammed Assaf's The Idol movie screens at BFI London Film Festival.
Check out the scariest Egyptian horror films out there.
It's a vanity fair as the Lebanese couturier features diamond-encrusted selfie sticks and headphones at Bridal Fashion Week in New York!
Lebanon crowns Valerie Abou Chacra Miss Lebanon 2015.
Home Centre celebrated its 20th anniversary with its new face Nancy Ajram.
Has OSN landed Bassem Youssef for the anticipated Arab version of the iconic American comedy show?
Maisie Williams talks about her Game of Thrones' character, Arya Stark, as she joins Bassem Youssef and Antonio Banderas at OSN's program launch in Dubai.
October 12, 2015
Egyptian TV host Islam al-Beheiry sentenced to 5 years in prison for contempt of religion.
Did the iconic American band Dave Matthews live up to expectations in their first Middle East show? Kristine Abante was there to find out.
Salma Hayek believes it's important to encourage young girls feel confident so they can become their own person and stand out from the crowd.
The Martian, partly filmed in Jordan, is currently topping the North American box office.
Got plans? The Raging Bull actor is hosting a dinner at Nobu Doha on November 7!
The Egyptian actress rejoins her 'Taht El-Saytara' co-star Hany Adel on a new film about clashes in Egypt during the revolution.
She has a rags to riches story, but Sofia Mechetner's appearance on Dior's catwalk has reignited the controversy over the use of underage models in the fashion industry.
How does Samir Ghanem feel about his wife Dalal Abdel Aziz kissing Adel Imam?
Cairo Jazz Festival, Alexandria's Backstreet Festival and numerous exhibition openings are among the highlights of the week. Check our listings for the many events taking place in Cairo and Alexandria.
October 11, 2015
Jennifer Aniston has landed the leading role in the new Iraq War drama film 'The Yellow Birds' alongside Jack Huston.
Instagrammers have verbally butchered Assala over one of her latest Instagram photos. (Instagram)
After teasing us for almost a year with flat-out denials from both Amy and Hassan, it seems that the two might actually be getting hitched!
George Wassouf and Nada Zeidan have given their baby a unique and strange name.
Egyptian actress Entissar advocates watching porn movies to gain experience as group files lawsuit against her.
The Hadid children step out to support the Global Lyme Alliance Gala, where Yolanda Foster made a shocking announcement.
Egyptian singer Mohamed Mounir undergoes heart surgery.
Egyptian folk singer Shaabola has suffered a heart attack in Cairo.
The Tunisian actress was chosen as honorary president of the Gabès Festival of Arabic films in her home country.
October 9, 2015
Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney was pictured leaving London's Frontline Club on Wednesday night looking totally chic.
October 8, 2015
It was an emotional, record breaking final with 14.5 million people watching Nadiya Hussain being crowned champion of the iconic show.
The winner of the Muhr Short Competition at DIFF will qualify for consideration at the 2017 Academy Awards - see the 15 nominees in December!
Bassem Youssef jokes about being passed over as The Daily Show host.
Action film star Jackie Chan got a taste of the popular camel racing while in town to shoot his latest Indian-Chinese co-production "Kung Fu Yoga."
Dave Matthews is kicking off his European tour with a one-off performance in Abu Dhabi.
Was J Lo jealous of Haifa Wehbe working with her BF Casper on the music video "Breathing You In"?
Well-known across all Arab World, Nancy Ajram will open 12th Alexandria International Song Festival.
October 7, 2015
Dounia Batma has something against Mohammed Assaf and we don't know why!
Actress Yousra says kissing fellow actors doesn't sexually arouse her.
Migration misery extends to actors as Italy rejects visa applications for cast and crew of The Other Land, a film on illegal migration.
Lily Allen relaxes on vacation in Morocco.
The Lebanese Kardashians launch their own fashion store on Instagram.
George Wassouf and his wife Nada Zeidan have apparently welcomed their first newborn into the world on Tuesday.
Two is better than one when it comes to social media followers, cool factor, and bank balances!
Hollywood actress Jennifer Aniston stars in Emirates' new commercial.
Don't miss this year's lineup of international and local musicians in outdoor and indoor venues in Cairo.
October 6, 2015
Superstar Myriam Fares is expecting her first child with hubby Dany Mitri.
Actress Randa Al-Buhairi is part of a celebrity panel judging 45 semi-finalists in a new competition that attracted 500 applicants from Cairo University.
World-renowned Swedish writer Henning Mankell has died in Sweden.
Jackie Chan has been filming all over Dubai this month.
Nominated for her role in Ahmed Atef's Qabl al Rabei (Before the Spring), by the International Organization of la Francophonie.
Talk about a global tour - The Globe Theatre is celebrating the 450th anniversary of the Bard's birthday by staging Hamlet in 205 countries. Next stop: Dubai
Al Bawaba joins Breast Cancer Awareness Month with those inspirational celebrities.
Actress Dima Bayaa was charged by a court in Dubai for libel and slander against actress Nisreen Tafesh.
Janet Jackson and her husband Wissam Al Mana attend the Hermes SS16 show at Paris Fashion Week.
October 5, 2015
Syrian actors Amal Arafa and Abdel Minem Amairi are no longer a couple.
Wael Kfoury has a big collection of fancy cars in his garage.
Elissa attended Elie Saab's after party at Paris Fashion week and Kris Jenner was there to capture it.
Here's everything you were dying to know about Mohammed Assaf's new girl.
The Lebanese couturier proves that he's at the top of his game with Kendall Jenner, Gigi Hadid and Lily Donaldson on his runway.
It's Paris Fashion Week, but all work and no play make very bored supermodels, so Gigi Hadid and Kendall Jenner headed to see Paris Saint-Germain and Olympique Marseille.
Arab boyband The Five have finally released their first music video. Woohoo!
Egyptian dancers Shakira and Bardis get 'only' three months in prison instead of six!
October 4, 2015
As the Star Trek Beyond shoot gets underway in Dubai, the American star has high praise for the city.
The upcoming week offers a feast of cultural activities in both Cairo and Alexandria.
United Arab Talent is a group of artists from the region, namely Saudi Arabia, Lebanon and Tunisia.
The Egyptian funny man will be the host of a special OSN event with the Desperado actor, Hayat Al Fahad, Ahmad Helmy and Arya Stark herself!
Old photos show the iconic Umm Kulthum during a trip to Paris.
Bon Jovi rocks the house despite a serious telling-off from the former Pink Floyd bassist, an outspoken BDS activist.
A funny review of Tamer Hosny's new film "Ahwak" (I Love you).
Lebanese superstar Nancy Ajram will kick off the Alexandria International Song Festival in October.
October 3, 2015
Iraqi superstar Kazem el Saher will be narrating the upcoming series "Madraset Al-Hob" (School of Love).
October 1, 2015
Kanye West is 'Stronger', and on his best behavior - maybe he's testing his diplomacy skills?
Hollywood actor Orlando Bloom laughs and snaps selfies with children as he visits a Syrian refugee camp in Macedonia.
Former Arabs Got Talent contestant Jennifer Grout sings to Emirati singer Ahlam.
Back from holiday, the Egyptian star is finally shooting her new series.
Jordanian husband divorces his wife over Mohammed Assaf comment.
Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Idris Elba, director Justin Lin and more begin Dubai's biggest film shoot since 2011's Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol.
Sandy 'cleans up her act' with a more conservative look following Egypt's decision to ban revealing clothes onstage!
Sandy ditches her trademark hot pants for a more conservative outfit following Hani Shaker's decision to ban female singers from dressing in revealing clothes during their live performances.
September 30, 2015
Shnit International Short Film Festival will screen in 6 different locations in Cairo.
Queen Rania bonds with Hollywood stars over the Syrian refugee crisis in NY.
Some contestants in Iraq's first internationally recognized beauty contest in 40 years have withdrawn after receiving death threats, but organizers are saying the show must go on!
Amal and George Clooney celebrate their first wedding anniversary.
Tamtam bridges east and west with her sensual voice.
Irie vibes! Legendary Jamaican reggae band will be opening the foodie and music festival in November.
Egyptian director Basil Khalil receives award at the Cervignano Film Festival.
The Iranian director of 'Muhammad: The Messenger of God' talks about his inspirations and intentions behind making the film.
David Beckham attends the new Adidas store opening at the Dubai Mall.