October 1, 2014
Sherine Abdel Wahab will be making a comeback to the live-concert scene in Cairo with a fabulous Eid performance this Oct!
She's shown her stuff in the acting world of late, but it's been awhile seen we've seen Anoshka at the mic. She's currently rockin' it in the studio, though, so get ready!
Nadia Al Jundi has allegedly become a bossy pants on set the drama "Asrar" (Secrets). If you've got the cash, you can clearly do whatever you want. You just might not have any friends.
Within a few years, the Abu Dhabi Film Festival has established itself as one of the most important cinema events in the MENA region, and Egypt has three films competing against others from around the world.
Could the late comedian actor Khaled Saleh really have predicted his own death? According to Tunisian actress Hind Sabri, he really did!
Sherine Abdel Wahab's court hearing has been postponed for a while longer, much to the dismay of Sharif Muneer.
September 30, 2014
With his nuptials celebrated just over a year ago, some are already beginning to think that Hassan Al Shafei and his new wife have parted ways.
One of Egypt's hottest stars shined on stage the Mousa Coast Resort on the Red Sea and shared with his faithful fans in attendance what big things are on his horizon.
An Egyptian court has confirmed the death sentences of 20 Muslim Brotherhood members.
Egyptian digital artist Ahmed Emad Eldin designs cover for Pink Floyd's new album The Endless River.
Egypt has struggled to curb its swelling budget deficit whilst meeting soaring energy demands, resulting in daily electricity cuts around the country of 86 million people.
September 29, 2014
French oil company Total has been awarded a licence to explore for natural gas in the Nile Delta,
Egyptian officials condemned accusations from Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan following the premier's criticism of human rights violations in a back and forth spat between both countries.
Sherine Abdel Wahab, amongst many other Arab singers, has been banned from performing in Kuwait!
Mohamed Khan's "Factory Girl" is the official entry by Egypt for the Oscar's Best Foreign Language Film 2015.
Rania Youssef and her ex-hubby Mohamad Mukhtar are reportedly fighting over the custody of their daughters.
This is not your typical Arab album announcement.
Lucy, the newly released movie by French filmmaker Luc Besson, features Egyptian actor Amr Waked. His appearance prompts reflections on presence of Egyptian artists in international cinema.
September 28, 2014
Murderer cries for help! But looks like a rare disease might get the better of Suzan Tamim's killer?
Hisham Tala'at Mustafa who killed Lebanese singer Suzan Tamim is in the ICU suffering from a rare disease. Should he be permitted to travel abroad for treatment?
In honor of the late actor Khaled Saleh, the filmmakers of "The Island 2" have decided to cancel an important event his fans were looking forward to.
Ploughing through, on free army land: Arabtec says $40 billion housing project in Egypt nearly completed
The project would not only mark a huge expansion of Arabtec’s business but also boost Egypt’s struggling economy and help to resolve a housing shortage that has become a major source of political discontent.
Disgusted and disappointed with the filth on the streets, Shabola is in studio recording a song about trash.
Naughty, naughty Nour El Sherif keeps hiding his packs of cigarettes from his upset co-stars after his doctor ordered him to stop smoking because of his severe lung issues.
Zeina's lawyer makes life difficult for Ahmed Ezz by refusing to reconcile with the actor-in-denial!
Yes, Zeina and Ahmed Ezz are still fighting over who's telling the truth about their alleged secret marriage and the paternity of Zeina's twins!
There's no shortage of entertaining things to occupy your time in Egypt this week.
September 27, 2014
Cairo Criminal Court said it needed more time to review 160,000 pages of evidence.
Adding herself to the bandwagon of celebs supporting "Tahia Masr" (Long Live Egypt), Marwa speaks up in support of the campaign to promote tourism and boost the economy in Egypt
September 26, 2014
Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi met Barack Obama at the UN headquarters Thursday to discuss the Libya crisis and rising IS threat in the region.
September 25, 2014
The two rival Palestinian factions have reached a unity government agreement for Gaza, according to wire service reports.
Khaled Saleh was one of Egypt's most respected actors over the last two decades, with an impressive list of cinema and television productions under his belt.
Egypt cancels meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan after he brands El-Sisi a 'coup leader' during a UN speech; Turkey says no such meeting was planned
Human Rights Watch (HRW) has called on US President Barack Obama to censure Egypt’s human rights record during his Thursday meeting with his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.
Madbouly stated that Egypt will obtain a concessional loan with the value of $500m for the social housing programme, over several years, with around $100-120m annual instalments.
Meanwhile, revenues from maritime corridors and ports in other countries that do not enjoy a similar location as the Suez Canal and its ports are much higher than Egypt.
September 24, 2014
Pay up, Buddy! Fifi Abdo refuses to sign contracts for Ramadan 2015 unless producers show her the money
A bad experience, or lack of cash, from her role in "Women's Vengeance" has left a bad taste in the Egyptian belly dancer's mouth. She's not about to lose out again!
With Egyptian band Cairokee in the running for an MTV EMA, underground bands are making their way to the top in the country.
While most people accused Ghada Adel's hubby of not letting her return to "Saraya Abdeen," she says it's got nothing to do with him!
Indirect negotiations between Palestinian and Israeli leaders will continue in late October, according to a Hamas official.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has offered to train Lebanese soldiers tp combat terrorism and states that Lebanon is in need of support.
September 23, 2014
The Egyptian star's fans are seriously concerned about their beloved actress's health after a Facebook pic revealed she's inclined to puff a few.
Khaled Saleh's health is not as good as he'd like it to be, especially that he's in the ICU as we speak!
A total of 26 contestants from 10 Arab countries will take part in the final showdown of Arab Idol, 9 of those are Egyptian!
September 22, 2014
A bomb exploded near the Egyptian foreign ministry in Cairo on Sunday.
Fatah and Hamas leaders will meet in Cairo before indirect talks are to take place with Israel, according to Egyptian sources.
IS spokesman praises Sinai terrorists for carrying out "blessed operations against the guards of the Jews, the soldiers of Sisi, the new Pharaoh of Egypt."
A sudden heart attack has sadly killed Egyptian comedian actor Youssef Eid in the early hours of Monday morning.
Egyptian singer Mohamed Hamaki has "Something Hidden" on YouTube!
Tunisian actress Hind Sabri is the leading actress in the upcoming film "Al Jazeerah 2" (The Island 2) , except its makers seem to have forgotten to include her in their promotional posters!
September 21, 2014
State TV reported Sunday a bomb attack occurred outside the Egyptian Foreign Ministry in Cairo, killing two police officers.
A Egyptian military aircraft crashed south of Cairo Sunday, killing six military personnel and injuring another.
We'll have to change our fat girl stereotype for Maha Ahmad's roles as the Egyptian actress has seriously lost some weight
With all proceeds from his concerts going toward the "Long Live Egypt Fund", Hani Shaker is singing his way around the nation.
Not you as well! Ghada Adel latest celeb to pull out of "Saraya Abdeen" sequel - Did anyone stay put?
Ghada Adel is the latest celeb to pull out of the "Saraya Abdeen" sequel. Is this some kinda trend we don't know about?
Tamer Hosny FAN-atic takes her obsession to his front door - threatens suicide unless he faces the music
Tamer Hosny was faced with a serious dilemma last week when one fan threatened to kill herself unless her spoke to her in person!
Zeina has been spotted with Tom Cruise, what's all that about?
US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel spoke with Egyptian Defense Minister Colonel General Sedki Sobhy on Saturday to confirm the United States plans to deliver 10 Apache helicopters to Egypt to support Cairo's counter-terrorism efforts, the Pentagon said.
You needn't wonder anymore; Ruby's secret husband's name is inside!
Egyptian President Abdul Fattah Al Sissi left Cairo for New York Sunday to attend UN General Assembly meetings, his first international appearance since taking office in June.
Exploration companies have been hesitant to develop untapped gas finds in Egyptian waters partly because the amount the government pays them barely covers their investment costs.
September 20, 2014
The first large-scale event dedicated to comics in Egypt will take place between 22 and 27 September across Cairo and Alexandria.
A 35-year-old Bedouin man's body was found decapitated in Egypt's southern city of Sheikh Zuweid Friday, believed to be killed by SInai militants responsible for several similar incidents in the same area, including when four decapitated bodies were found about 15 kilometers from the Gaza border.
September 19, 2014
C'mon, Superstars, you've got the fame and the cash to get this tourism things going again!
September 18, 2014
Menna Shalabi is getting ready to shake her hips in the upcoming film "Ahl Al Aib" (People of Shame).
Hamas leader Moussa Abu Marzouq on Wednesday told Ma'an that indirect ceasefire negotiations between Palestinians and Israel will restart within the next week.