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Gigi sings show tunes, cooks, creates art or takes a bath to relieve stress. (File photo)
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Gigi sings show tunes, cooks, creates art or takes a bath to relieve stress.
Gigi Hadid's younger sister Bella thinks Zayn Malik should propose to the model. (Instagram)
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Gigi Hadid's younger sister Bella thinks Zayn Malik should propose to the model.
The late actor Khalil Haddad. (
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He passed away in the Syrian city of Halab.

July 25, 2016

The singer has been given a Qatari passport by the former country's Emir. (
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The singer has been given a Qatari passport by the former country's Emir.
The commercial theatre play, Ahlan Ramadan, has so far grossed over 1 million ($112 thousand) Egyptian Pounds. (YouTube)
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The commercial theatre play, Ahlan Ramadan, has so far grossed over 1 million ($112 thousand) Egyptian Pounds.
Selena Gomez performing on stage. (Facebook)
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Selena Gomez, Zayn Malik, Elton John and more are coming to Dubai.
The late beautiful Princess Diana. (Facebook)
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Gal Gadot's Wonder Woman was inspired by Britain's Princess Diana.

Gadot introduced her version of the superheroine in this year's Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. (YouTube)
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'Wonder Woman' trailer with Israeli actress Gal Gadot gets 7M views in less than 24 hours on YouTube.

July 24, 2016

Gamal Abdel Nasser Hussein was the second President of Egypt, serving from 1956 until his death. (
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On the 64th anniversary of the 23 July 1952 revolution, Ahram Online republishes an article about the classic films that attempted to capture changes in the socio-political system.
The festival will bring together many well-known comedians from Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Jordan and the GCC countries under one roof to bring laughter to the people of Asir region. (
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Saudi promises laughter over six days.
Micklewhite changed his name in 1954 when agent advised him to do so. (
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He got fed up with being questioned about his name at the airport.
J Lo wants a peaceful world following the Orlando attacks. (Facebook)
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J Lo wants a peaceful world following the Orlando attacks.
Joss performs at the Molde International Jazz Festival. (Facebook)
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She's in town for her 'Total World Tour.'
Esther's new single is all about love and loving. (YouTube)
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Singing, song writing sensation Esther Eden talks to us about her new single, inspiration and her favorite Dubai spots.

July 21, 2016

Hind Sdassi was elected "Miss Arab Maghreb 2016" in the North African beauty pageant.
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Miss Morocco finally opened up and discussed her rumoured relationship with Lebanese artist Faris Karam.
After meeting with Nancy, all five fans had the chance to take a selfie with the singer. (File photo)
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After meeting with Nancy, all five fans had the chance to take a selfie with the singer.
Gigi Hadid beats a tattooed sailor in a sneak-peak of her upcoming Tommy Hilfiger campaign posted on her 
Instagram. (Instagram)
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Gigi Hadid debuts a strict, sexy drill sergeant in the new Tommy Hilfiger campaign.
Her jacket was customized with her name engraved on the back of it in big white letters. (Courtesy photo)
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The 21-year-old model of the moment looked casual but pretty in her laid back ensemble as she jetted out of New York on Wednesday. The stunning blonde wore a pair of statement two toned skinny jeans and a crisp white hoodie for her flight out of JFK.
Here's a sneak peak. (Courtesy photo)
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Here’s why every UAE resident should watch the film as it hits the screens.
Youssef Chahine was an Egyptian film director, active in the Egyptian film industry from 1950 until his death in 2008. (File photo)
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The festival will screen a total of 34 Arab films in its main competition, including features, shorts and documentary films.
Malik's tattoos distinguished him from the man in the video. (AFP/File)
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Twitter users were shocked by a pornographic video circulating under the #GottaZayn hashtag.

July 20, 2016

Bono has been caught in both of the recent attacks in France, with he and U2 bandmates also in Paris last November when the Bataclan theater occurred. (Courtesy photo)
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The U2 lead singer, 56, was dining with friends on the terrace of La Petite Maison, near the Promenade des Anglais, when the attack occurred Thursday night.
The clip is set to come out next month, and will open with "Mawwal Watani", a Palestinian national song. But shhh... it's meant to be a surprise!
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Assaf hopes to enter into the Guiness World Encyclopedia for the highest number of dabke dancers in a video clip.
"I think it's important. It's a story about a girl becoming a woman. I think only a woman, who has been a girl, can be able to tell the story in the right way" said Gadot. You go girl!
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Gal Gadot has revealed she feels it is only right to have a woman, Patty Jenkins, at the helm of the coming-of-age 'Wonder Woman' movie as she feels it is only a woman who could "tell the film's story in the right way".
Jason Derulo tweeted a picture of himself relaxing backstage before a recent concert. (Twitter)
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Jason Derulo brought the party to close out Lebanon's Jounieh International Festival.
Dubai-based actor, Jake Ofrasio. (Facebook)
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A Dubai-based actor shared his experience auditioning for the role of Sulu's husband in Star Trek: Beyond.
White Collar DXB is being rebranded as 'Fighting Fit Dubai' to reflect both the new look format of the show, and the international interest that Season 1 has received. (Photo courtesy of Arabian Business)
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Casting call for the boxing-themed, eight-part reality TV series ends this week!
Ramadan’s hard work and notable successes have been recognised by critics and numerous renowned figures in Egyptian cinema. (Facebook/Mohamed Ramadan)
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With fans imitating the behaviors and actions of his highly popular El-Dessouky character - a sweary arms dealer and wife beater - some critics want Mohamed Ramadan to start shedding the bad boy roles.
El Sakhawy was often cast as a foreigner in films because of his western looks. (Courtesy photo)
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The funeral ceremony for El Sakhawy was held at "Alsabah" mosque in the "Alharam" area and he was buried at the family cemetery in "Masr Elgedeedah".

July 19, 2016

Ahoy there! Gigi dons a sailor suit for the nautical-themed perfume ad. (Tommy Hilfiger)
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The Pali model works a selfie as she unveils her new ad for The Girl fragrance by Tommy Hilfiger!
The entertainment cruise idea was initiated jointly by Emirates and MBC Group with the aim to gather some the Arab world's biggest stars and their fans on a week-long cruise. (File photo)
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Emirates has connected thousands of Arab fans from around the world with their idol stars at the 2016 ‘Stars on Board’, which took place onboard the Norwegian JADE cruise ship.
Models Walk the Georges Chakra Show at Paris Fashion Week. (File photo)
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The Paris Fashion Week sees a large number of celebrities attending shows to scope out looks from the big names for their upcoming red carpet events.
Selfie, received 57% of mentions on social media accordimg to Meltwater social media monitoring and analysis tools. (MBC)
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The most talked about show on social media proved that TV audiences were after laughs, not pranks, on MBC this Ramadan.
The Paris Beach Club, one of Hilton's other luxury resort brands. (File)
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American socialite Paris Hilton is expanding her brand to open a luxury hotel in Dubai.
The late Anton Yelchin in Star Trek Beyond. (Paramount Pictures)
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Star Trek Beyond producer J.J. Abrams and actor Karl Urban paid tribute to the late star in new interviews ahead of the film's premiere this week. Yelchin died at age 27 on June 19.
The 69th edition of the Locarno International Film Festival will take place in Switzerland between 3 and 13 August, with Egyptian films to be screened among a selection of international films. (Courtesy photo)
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Yousry Nasrallah's Brooks, Meadows and Lovely Faces as well as Mohamed Hammad's Withered Green will be screened at the upcoming Locarno International Film Festival in Switzerland.
Modal Trigger Hollywood's newest bromance: Rami Malek and Robert Downey Jr. (Courtesy photo)
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In an interview with Interview magazine, Downey Jr. has the chance to catch up with his pal Malek. And it turns out that the two actors are definitely not strangers.

July 18, 2016

Under Pakistan's penal code, honour killings are treated as murder. However, the law states that the family of the victim is allowed to compromise with the killer (who is usually a relative) and get compensation. (File photo)
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The brother of slain Pakistani model Baloch on Sunday confessed to strangling her to death in the name of "family honour", because she posted "shameful" pictures on Facebook.
After having worked with Naughty Boy, Zayn's next venture is with Snakehips on the new track Cruel. (File photo)
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After working with controversial Naughty Boy, Zayn is now plying his trade with Snakehips on the track Cruel.
In 2014, George led a parade of boats down the Grand Canal ahead of his wedding to international human rights lawyer Amal, 38. (File photo)
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The Clooneys added the fancy new vessel to their staggering $17 million Georgian mansion. It resides on a five-and-a-half acre island located on one of the most beautiful stretches of the Thames.
Al Jassmi was behind "Boshret Kheir," a song that almost became Egypt's national anthem.
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A powerful rumor was launched by a mysterious Facebook post which included the hashtag #TeamSisiSong.
The artists showed yet again that he and his hits have passed the test of time.
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Seal performed at the exquisite Beiteddine Palace in Lebanon Thursday night and belted out all his biggest hits "Crazy", "Killer" and of course "Kiss from a Rose."
Gal Gadot shows that Wonder Woman is strong and hot! (Instagram/Gal Gadot)
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Diana/Wonder Woman gets a shiny new suit in the follow up to Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.
Joining Kristian Naim is Adam Harrington, the voice of ‘Bigby Wolf’ from the video game Wolf Among Us and Dave Fennoy, the voice of ‘Lee Everett’ from The Walking Dead video game.  (YouTube)
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GoT's Kristian Nairm, aka Hodor, will be the star guest at the IGN Convention on December 9th and 10th 2016 in Oman.
Murray  insisted money was not his motivation for writing the new book, but that the singer had urged him to do so.
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Doctor Conrad Murray tells a bizarre tale of Michael Jackson dressing up as a stroke victim and a clown, pretending to be Saudi, speaking with a fake Arab accent and meeting escorts.

July 17, 2016

47SOUL revisits the Levantine folk dance the Dabke and  identify themselves as an "electro-mijwez, 'shamstep' band" who "speak about freedom of movement. (
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Palestine International Festival for Music and Dance was founded in 1993 to overcome the cultural siege imposed by Israel over Palestine by inviting artists from different corners of the world to visit the occupied territories through music and dance.
Elton John and Selena Gomez are only two of the many acts lined up to perform in Dubai this autumn. (Twitter)
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It's a jam-packed season of superstar shows in Dubai this autumn.
Speaking about the trials and tribulations of fame, George said his position enables him to raise awareness on issues of global injustice. (File photo)
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The court has ordered him to keep a minimum distance of 100 yards away from the famous couple and their associates for the next five years.
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The veteran host was the first to pioneer the talk show format in Arabia and is known for his sarcastic sense of humor and blunt tone.
Bolton has performed alongside Luciano Pavarotti, Placido Domingo, Jose Carreras, Renee Fleming and BB King. (File photo)
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Bolton is an award-winning musician with a repertoire comprising of over 17 albums.
Baloch offered to do a striptease if Pakistan won a cricket world competition, and has been compared to the US reality star Kim Kardashian. (Twitter)
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Baloch was strangled to death, apparently by her brother. She had recently asked for the authorities to provide protection for her, but did not receive it.
The duo split briefly this year but appear to be stronger than ever. (File photo)
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Clearly a Star Wars fan, Zayn Malik got inked with an extra special kind of tattoo that glows in the dark.
The Arab Idol will be performing in his signature, high-energy style in Oman on 8th Oct 2016. (Instagram)
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The Arab Idol himself leads an incredible line-up for the new season at Oman's Royal Opera House, that includes West Side Story, the American Ballet Theater, and South African legend Hugh Masekela.

July 14, 2016

She's replaced an old friend with a new one. (Facebook)
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She's someone new in her life.
Should she or shouldn't she? (Facebook)
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Should she or shouldn't she?
The glittering event will take place in Salalah from August 15 to 20. (
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The glittering event will take place in Salalah from August 15 to 20.
Amman's Arab Film Festival will take place between 17 and 25 July. (
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Amman's Arab Film Festival will take place between 17 and 25 July.
Was Zayn Malik on a recon mission in Dubai before his October concert? (AFP/Kevin Winter)
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Was the Pillow Talk star really wandering around the Dubai Mall?
Just another typical one of Lara's Facebook photos. (Facebook)
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Lara Kay wasn't about to let Layal Abboud think that she has bigger boobies than her!
The usually reserved musician has now joined Tumblr.
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Yep, the singer has launched his own Tumblr page.
A cast of 36 performers and a total of 80 participants will bring Jerome Robbins' original choreography to the Dubai Opera. (Dubai Opera)
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Tickets for the iconic musical, which premieres at Dubai Opera in February 2017, go on sale today!

July 13, 2016

Zayn was told to quit One Direction by "an alien" who reached out to him in his dreams. (
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Zayn was told to quit One Direction by "an alien" who reached out to him in his dreams.
Where can we celebrity spot them in Tel Aviv? (
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Thank 'the Lord': 'Keeping up with the Kardashians' clan seems to be keeping up with Israel visits.
The couple looked adorable on their wedding day. (File photo)
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A bundle of joy is on the way.
Fazza strikes his best King Tritan/underwater superhero pose. (Instagram)
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Watch Dubai’s Prince Hamdan bin Mohammed rescue a fish while on an underwater excursion. Aww!
The official poster for the Ramadan 2016 TV series Nelly w Sherihan. (
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Is TV drama responsible for improving the quality of people’s lives and teaching them how to behave, dress, and respond to certain situations?
George and Amal Clooney regularly take time out and visit Lake Como with their celebrity friends. (Pop Sugar)
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The haves and have-nots: Italian lakeside retreat of the rich and famous has witnessed hundreds of migrants arriving via the Mediterranean, with thousands already being housed by local churches.