Egyptian actor Ahmed el Sakka was surprised to come home to a large crowd of angry protesters gathered outside his house. What did the action hero do?
We haven't seen her in the cinema for quite some time, and it looks like we'll still have to wait to see Maali Zayed in the movie theater.
Count those candles! Amr Diab made quite the cute 8-year-old birthday boy. Do you think his looks have carried on 45 years later?
International rating agency Moody’s has changed Egypt’s outlook from negative to stable, attributing the upgrade to the stabilised political and security situation.
October 20, 2014
Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi said Sunday his country will work with Sudan to support Libya’s military against Islamic militants.
Egyptian actress Somaya el Khashab may be approaching 49, but her mother still dresses her to this day!
She may have many haters, but UAE singer Ahlam is much liked by the Alexandria International Song Festival!
Taking their chemistry from the bedroom to the studio: another "Big Night" in store for Ruby and her new hubby
Fresh from their honeymoon, Egyptian singer and actress Ruby and her new husband are getting a new kind of action.
Egyptian students have launched a week-long campaign to protest security forces on campuses.
She's got a new album on the way, but Amal Maher needs her fans to help choose its title.
October 19, 2014
Egyptian actor Mohammad Ramadan has been temporarily banned from acting.
The Canadian University in Cairo's students were treated to a rocking concert by Egyptian superstar Tamer Hosny this week.
The number of tourists arriving in Egypt increased by 15.8% in July compared with the same month a year ago.
Most actors would argue over minor things in their work, but when it comes to Egyptian singer-turned-actor Hamada Hilal, Mervat Amin comes first!
Take that Maher! Malala's Nobel Peace Prize helps to prove how wrong Bill Maher's comments about Islam were. Here are more Muslim Nobel Laureates that prove him wrong!
Egyptian actress May Salim sent a social media shout out to her celebrity pals Tamer Hosny and wife Basma Bosil, thanking them for attending her daughter's birthday party.
Ahmed Ezz has been told to "hit the road" by his not-so-friendly neighbors over Zeina drama!
Walid Attalah is suspected of orchestrating a recent RPG attack in North Sinai, which killed three policemen and injured seven others.
It said that these steps will focus on the markets that have the “greatest scale and growth potential”.
October 17, 2014
A twin bomb attack outside a mosque in Delta city left at least 11 people injured, according to Egypt's state television.
Adel Imam remembers the good old days with Angelina Jolie. You know, when he met her on a humanitarian mission that one time.
Tourism Ministry books 600 hotel rooms in Sharm El-Sheikh for participants, Finance Ministry offers 9 PPP projects
October 16, 2014
Human Rights Watch has condemned the mass arrests of over 100 Egyptian students by security forces in October alone.
Egyptian actress Naglaa Fathi turned down one million dollars to star in a TV series based on her own life!
Libya's Operation Dignity and Egyptian officials deny earlier reports that Egypt's warplanes were involved in targeting Islamist sites in Benghazi
He's no "Star of the People", that's for sure!
Egypt is getting some serious celebrity lovin': Nancy Ajram latest artist to sing about "Mother of the World"
Nancy Ajram has spread her love across the North African country before, and she's doing it again.
October 15, 2014
"Ahel Al Ayeb" (People of Shame) has cheeky actress Menna Shalabi as the leading lady.
So what if this is his big debut into the cinematic stream of entertainment, Egyptian singer Mohammad Hamaki says it's not worth it to rush to get the drama ready for Ramadan 2015.
Ending a year long freeze on military aid amid unrest, the US sent 10 Apache helicopters to Egypt this week to aid in the anti-IS campaign.
Marcel, Rami and Bachar Khalife have to come together as a dynamic trio and will be showing what they got in Cairo and Alexandria on October 24-25th.
It's no more Mrs Nice Guy for Zeina, who "indirectly" referred to Ahmed Ezz as "not a real man" this week!
A strong blast ripped through a busy district in central Cairo on Tuesday night, leaving 12 injured.
An Egyptian court sentenced seven men to death after finding them guilty of killing 25 soldiers in the Sinai Peninsula last year.
October 14, 2014
Up to 30 students were arrested in Alexandria University following clashes with security forces Tuesday, according to an interior ministry statement.
The Egyptian Finance Ministry expects gross domestic product (GDP) to climb steadily and to reach 6 percent in FY 2017/18 as private sector investment rises to 15 percent of GDP.
Is Yousif Shabaan suffering poor health or has a lot of commotion been made over a business as usual health check-up?
Spearheaded by Al-Mawred Al-Thaqafy, Cairo International Circus Festival (CirCairo) will kick off at Al-Azhar Park on 17 October. Performances will continue until 26 October.
October 13, 2014
It was a tough competition between Egyptian films this Eid, but who made it on top?
Ehab Tawfik signs on for another year of success with “Alam El Fan” Art Production as he celebrates his silver anniversary in showbiz!
At least 30 people were killed and 15 injured in a three-way bus collision early Monday. Egypt's President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi has ordered an immediate investigation into the crash.
Egypt's sassy show "The Dancer" caused quite a raucous: has the rep of dancers changed over the century?
Public figures called for the banning of the satellite show "The Dancer". Here's a look at the reputation these hip shakers have maintained over the decades.
Egypt's higher education minister said all students who protested at universities on Sunday will be expelled by the evening of the same day.
Discussing the trade behaviour, EGX noted that foreign and Arab investors were directed towards selling while Egyptian sought to buy
Egypt’s agricultural exports to Russia have significantly increased and will increase further in the coming period.
October 12, 2014
Police fired tear gas at hundreds of protesters at Cairo's Azhar University Sunday for the second day in a row.
The "Sabaya Al Khair" presenter was accused of assault by her assistant director and now faces a court date on November 8th.
Sherine Abdel Wahab surprisingly revealed her age, but do you suppose she's telling the truth that she's...
Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi opened the Gaza aid conference but highlighting the importance of new generations in Israel and Palestine in solving the problems facing the war-torn territory.
This week includes exhibition openings, concerts, film screenings and ballet; here are the recommended culture events for the week in Cairo and Alexandria.
Several Muslim Brotherhood figures were given sentences of up to 15 years on charges of torturing an opponent protester.
October 11, 2014
Police have arrested several students in different governorates over the past few days, including 14 of the "Students Against the Coup" movement.
Think 1001 Arabian nights and we bring you 10 online porn findings relating to Middle East and Muslim users. See how the the region procrastinates with porn and brace yourselves for some unexpected hard truths.
October 10, 2014
Two bombs hit separate cities in the Nile Delta Friday, according to senior officials although no casualties were reported.
Palestine's unity government headed from Gaza to Cairo for further talks following a successful visit to the Strip.
October 9, 2014
As Hajj pilgrims return, malfunctions are found in equipment used to detect diseases like Ebola at Cairo's international airport. State news agency MENA reports defects in electronic temperature gauges and thermal surveying cameras, p
With Hollywood stars giving their babes ultra unusual names, we wondering what Yousra Al Lawzi's still nameless newborn will be called.
Diana Haddad releases her latest single "Habeebi Masri" (My Lover is Egyptian).
Increased output and a sharp rise in new orders last month, however, appeared to suggest that confidence was beginning to return
October 8, 2014
Qatar backed Egypt with $7.5 billion in deposits during the presidency of the Muslim Brotherhood's Mohamed Morsi,
Two policemen are under investigation for negligence after a bomb exploded inside a Cairo court.
This may come as a total surprise to you, but Mona Zaki has just given birth to her second child!
Yasmine Abdel Aziz gave her fans a taster of what she looks like in a hijab, and now they're urging her to keep it on!
Donia Samir Ghanem's got a new co-star in the upcoming film directed by Sameh Abdel Aziz.
Mohamed Mounir launched a patriotic sing titled "Mithaiz".
Khaled Selim celebrated his three-year wedding anniversary with his wife, who he nicknames Koko, by enjoying a romantic candlelit dinner for two. (Image: Albawaba file)
Although the drama between Zeina and her "secret hubby" Ahmed Ezz is still ongoing to prove that he's the daddy of her twins, she held a party in celebration of her babies turning 1 anyway!
World Tribune journalist Dennis Prager has accused Egyptian singer Shaaban Abdel Rahim's hateful lyrics of enticing hatred, which led to the rise of ISIS!!
October 7, 2014
The development is likely to stoke fears that Libya’s ongoing fragmentation will make it a safe haven for militant groups.