Sorry you had to be one of the readers to be fooled by us on April 1; we did it in the name of humor!
Soulful singer-songwriter Joss Stone is bringing her flower power to Bahrain on her Total World Tour.
Pitbull, DJ Otto Knows, Najwa Karam, and host more of local and international stars are revving up for the big event in Bahrain.
Finally, Ahmed Ezz admits he is the father of Zeina's babies.
Amy Samir Ghanem celebrated her birthday away from her X Factor judge sister Donia.
Lebanese director Said el Marouq has been diagnosed with lung cancer.
In a parallel world, Haifa Wehbe would have been a babysitter!
Watch what you say about an Egyptian Club Chief on TV. That's the lesson Egyptian belly dancer Sama al-Masry learned the hard way.
March 31, 2015
Good to see everyone gathering over a good cause, not causin' trouble!
How have women changed since the 70's? Watch "Capable Women" to find out!
Um, married life seems to have suited Carole Samaha a little too well. Her recent pictures make her appear a few kilos heavier.
Nancy Ajram gave her frank opinion on women during the Dubai World Cup.
The buzz surrounding Abu Dhabi’s featured spotlight in the "Furious 7" has reached fever pitch in recent weeks.
Taim Hassan's fan refused to marry her fiance unless Taim helped!
Faia Younan recently rose to fame through a powerful video that sought to unite the peoples of the Middle East. Now, she has returned with a novel effort: to crowdfund her rise in the music industry.
Seif Wanly and his brother were the first to introduce modern art to Egypt.
Abeer Sabry, Heba al-Sisi, Aida Riyad, Abdallah Meshref and Mayar al-Beblawy will star in the Ramadan series "Neswan Qadera" (Capable Women), which is ready to begin filming this week.
Having arrived to shoot scenes for Joseph Cedar’s latest movie, “Oppenheimer Strategies,” dreamy Hollywood star Richard Gere is in the region.
March 30, 2015
It's not just his May 1st gig at Amman National University that will keep the Arab Idol busy that month. He has several surprises in store for his fans.
Basil Soda, who helped put Lebanon at the forefront of the international fashion scene, passed away Monday.
Copyright shmopyright. Amr Diab is upset that a lot of his songs were delighted off YouTube for copyright infringement.
Everyone's jaws dropped when Daly Gana auditioned for The X Factor Arabia over the weekend.
Arab singer Yara left City Centre Deira audience inspired by her fashion insight and soulful voice.
Mai Kassab admires Miley Cyrus and even think that she looks like her!
The show was much less about Elissa this time as a touching, surprise family reunion takes place on the X Factor Arabia stage.
So sad. Now we have to wait an extra five months to see rock band 30 Seconds to Mars in concert in the UAE.
Gal Gadot, who will play Wonder Woman in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, doesn't get wobbly knees over meeting Hollywood actors.
Epic artists Najwa Karam and Majed Al Mohandes were just two of the stars that made for some magical closing concerts for "Febrayer Al Kuwait".
Polish opera superstar Piotr Beczala gave a mesmerizing performance in Oman over the weekend.
March 29, 2015
Sherine is keen on fellow performer Majed Al Mohandes. The Egyptian songstress sent her talented Iraqi pal a bouquet of flowers before his big gig at “Febrayer Al Kuwait".
Rumor has it that Ahlam isn't coming back to Season 4 of Arab Idol.
Hala al Turk's mama creates a new Instagram account for her rebellious daughter despite papa's warnings!
Hala al Turk has a new Instagram account, and we bet her dad isn't happy about it!
It's been over half a year since the "Queen of the Stage" said "I do" to Danny Mitri, and she still thinks it was a great decision.
Najwa Karam was shocked by a Kuwaiti man molesting her as she landed in Kuwait for the Hala Febrayer Festival.
Lena Dunham accused of anti-semitism over article comparing Jewish men to dogs.
Russell Crowe's "The Water Diviner" makes movie history by becoming first to film inside Istanbul's Blue Mosque
Russell Crowe's movie on bloody World War I battle becomes first to film inside Istanbul's Blue Mosque.
When it comes to TV soaps and plays, Kuwait is top notch, but the scary film industry is just horror-able. That's why Kuwaiti director Nader Al-Haddad has prepared the scenario for a Kuwait horror movie titled ‘Al Qaser’ (The Palace)
Pretty Woman star Richard Gere is bringing his dreamy self is Israel bound.
March 28, 2015
Amr Diab is getting up there in years, but with skin as smooth as his, he should be selling anti-wrinkle cream. Check out these product ambassador suggestions for our favorite celebrities.
Kylie Minogue enjoys the best of Dubai ahead of her Dubai World Cup performance.
March 26, 2015
Lebanese singer Najwa Karam will be greeting fans tonight at the Kuwait Ice Skating Rink for Febrayer Kuwait.
Robbie Williams has changed the date he is coming to Abu Dhabi for his April concert.
Rumor has it that Donia Samir Ghanem isn't friends with Elissa, but that's not really the case!
Some haters are upset that Palestinian golden boy Mohammad Assaf is already getting his own biography film. That sacred place should be left for the legends with long careers.
Lebanese superstar Ragheb Alama could have been involved in a plane crash of his own.
During the inaugural edition of the Beirut Cinema Platform (BCP), organised by Beirut DC, DIFF’s Enjaaz committee selected Syrian filmmaker Afraa Batous to receive post-production financial support for her documentary film Skin.
What would you do if your husband married another woman?
Rapper Tyga is returning to the UAE for a gig at People By Crystal. Will girlfriend Kylie Jenner be with him?
March 25, 2015
Kylie Minogue is coming this week to perform at Dubai World Cup, and here's the lowdown on her career up to date.
Security issues halted the Baalbeck International Festival's lineup last year, but the show is set to go on this year!
"Furious 7" was shot on location in the desert of Abu Dhabi, but the film's antagonist Jason Statham wasn't there for that portion of filming.
Egyptian actresses and sisters Ruby and Maryhanne have just found out that they're expecting.
Dedicated Haifa Wehbe fans are ticked that Yemeni singer Arwa dared make fun of their heroine on her new TV show "Khalleeha Alaina" (Leave It to Us), and now they're warning their social media followers not to cross that red line that is Haifa.
Scott Disick lashes out at Kourtney Kardashian over argument about Sheik costume in deleted Keeping up with the Kardashians scene.
She wants $131,000 USD to talk about it, but has Zeina been lying about having Ahmed Ezz's twins all along?
Egyptian film director Khaled Youssef predicts greater filmmaker than Youssef Chahine will come out of Egypt.
"Furious 7" star Vin Diesel is confident that the film will win Best Picture at the Oscars, and since it was filmed on location in the Abu Dhabi desert, we of course agree!
Prince of Poets contest launched in 2007 to revive the art of poetry in the UAE and the Arab region, the Dh1-million competition is similar to the ‘Million Poet’.
March 24, 2015
Mohammed Abdou was bustin' out his rockin' tunes at the Hala February Festival in Kuwait when a fan couldn't contain himself and jumped onto stage for a selfie with the Saudi star.
Zuhair Murad makes magic for Jennifer Lopez.
Puppet Abla Fahita has been a naughty girl!
Five Things You Should Know About Fashion Forward Dubai Season Five.
Will Dounia Batma's new style inspire a Moroccan Barbie?
There'll be somethin' to please everyone at the 2015 Formula One in Bahrain. With Pitbull headlining the concerts, it's sure to be "The Time of Our Lives".
The only question now is when the "Anaconda" hit maker is coming to the Emirates, but she's announces she's coming back to Dubai!
Joined by British DJ Goldierocks in the GrEEK Campus, band members Okka and Ortega will bring their electro-shaabi tunes to the city of Cairo.
Nourhanne is still trying to dress like some of the world's most famous Hollywood stars!
What Adel wants, Adel gets? Imam requests $1 million USD to be interviewed by George Kordahi!
March 23, 2015
Government error makes Youssef Chahine a well-known filmmaker.
Famed Israeli singer Achinoam Nini says she was verbally assaulted at Ben-Gurion airport upon her arrival in Israel from Italy.
We're addicted to Khloe Kardashian as much as Mane Addicts are! See her in Dubai this Friday!
We now know that Egyptian singer Sandy is a serious Barcelona fan!
Rande Gerber reveals the moment when his wife Cindy Crawford once mistook him for pal George Clooney!
We love seeing her face, and Laha Magazine knows it! Nancy Ajram makes it to the magazine cover.
Thanking Hezbollah leader for Hassan Nasrallah for having her back, Myriam Klink admits made she'd like to be one of them!
Hollywood actor Richard Dreyfuss will join American conductor Steven Mercurio and international soprano Sharon Azrieli Perez on stage with a performance to honor the memory of Azrieli Perez’s father David Azrieli.
"Fast & Furious" has been making it's mark ever since the 7th sequel was filmed in Abu Dhabi. First Etihad Airways revealed a special plane with the film decal on it, and now the franchise is getting a theme park ride!
He's brought his charming good looks to the Emirates, and now Gerard Butler is the new face of BOSS BOTTLED INTENSE.
March 22, 2015
After getting a proposal on last week's episode of X Factor Arabia, flirtatious judge Elissa gets loose-lipped with a handsome participant on Saturday.
The Abdel Aziz sisters: you either love em or hate em. But where do we stand?
The 4th annual Luxor African Film Festival came to a close on Saturday, and Marwan Hamed’s “The Blue Elephant” went home the winner.
Sherine showed off the girls that made her a momma and the flowers they gave her for Mother's Day yesterday.
Sean Penn watches ISIS beheading videos to avoid being "anesthetized" to real violence.
A Danish DJ and an Egyptian rapper are ready to jam out this week for DCAF.
Zayn Malik quits tour, will he be a no-show at One Direction's Dubai concert in April?
Opera lovers in the UAE should be pumped because tomorrow night Peruvian singer Juan Diego Flórez and the Budapest Festival Orchestra will be performing as part of the ongoing Abu Dhabi Festival.
Twelve-year-old child star Hala al Turk's father is not happy with the pictures she's been posting online!
Lebanese actress Nadine el Rassi has been threatened by men allegedly connected to Fadel Shaker.
March 21, 2015
Justin Bieber's bodyguard allegedly called his neighbor a "little Jew boy", and now the Canadian star is under fire for it.
March 19, 2015
What an epic duo these two strong and sassy yet classy ladies make. Egyptian actress Yousra and Queen Rania of Jordan celebrate mothers.
Nancy Ajram made it no secret what her husband seriously dislikes her to wear!
When you fly from Los Angeles to Abu Dhabi on Etihad Airways, you might just be on the elite Fast and Furious decal-ed plane.
The former Soap Kills singer and underground music scene aficionado is ready to step out of the public music scene.
Piracy is a real problem in Egyptian cinema, and Laila Elwi thinks President Sisi should do something about it!
Did Mohammad Fouad resort to liposuction after his Ramadan TV series was cancelled?
Emirati fashion designer Noor al Jandal is heading to Cannes with her very own fashion show!
Syrian singer Farrah Yousef still has time for the gym in the city that never sleeps!