Al Bawaba - Entertainment http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/%2A en Is it 'Apple,' is it 'Blue Ivy'? Myriam Fares's baby's name revealed http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/it-apple-it-blue-ivy-myriam-faress-baby-name-revealed-803508 <p>Wonder no more Myriam Fares fans because the Lebanese singer has revealed the name of her <a title="Myriam Fares baby" href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/myriam-mama-fares-gives-birth-her-first-child-dany-mitri-802586" target="_blank">newborn</a>&nbsp;baby, and it's not what you might have expected it to be!</p> <p>"Jayden" is his name.</p> <p>As Myriam puts it, it's:</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/it-apple-it-blue-ivy-myriam-faress-baby-name-revealed-803508" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/Screen_Shot_2016-02-09_at_1.33.05_PM.png" alt="Myriam Fares gave birth to baby Fares Mitri this week. (Facebook)" title="Myriam Fares gave birth to baby Fares Mitri this week. (Facebook)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.albawaba.com" title="Albawaba.com" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/176.png" title="Albawaba.com" border="0" /></a> © 2000 - 2015 Al Bawaba (www.albawaba.com) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/it-apple-it-blue-ivy-myriam-faress-baby-name-revealed-803508" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Star Scoop In the Limelight Lebanon Thu, 11 Feb 2016 14:55:05 +0000 803508 at http://www.albawaba.com Secrets in their eyes: What do those 10 celebrities' eyes say about them? http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/secrets-their-eyes-what-do-those-10-celebrities-eyes-say-about-them-804472 <p>Celebrities are constantly in the public eye, which puts us under the illusion that we know them inside out.&nbsp;</p> <p>But Snapchatting a day out on the beach or sharing what they had for lunch on Instagram doesn't really tell us what they're like on the inside!</p> <p>That's why we're taking a look at the female Arab celebs with the most telling pair of eyes, while we attempt to look straight through them and guess what they're like on the inside.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/secrets-their-eyes-what-do-those-10-celebrities-eyes-say-about-them-804472" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/myriam-fares-pretty-eyes.jpg" alt="We tried guessing what each celebrity is like on the inside by looking at the windows of their souls: their eyes! (Facebook)" title="We tried guessing what each celebrity is like on the inside by looking at the windows of their souls: their eyes! (Facebook)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.albawaba.com" title="Albawaba.com" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/176.png" title="Albawaba.com" border="0" /></a> © 2000 - 2015 Al Bawaba (www.albawaba.com) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/secrets-their-eyes-what-do-those-10-celebrities-eyes-say-about-them-804472" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Star Scoop In the Limelight Middle East Thu, 11 Feb 2016 14:51:23 +0000 804472 at http://www.albawaba.com X Factor UK's Rebecca Ferguson to perform in Dubai http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/x-factor-uks-rebecca-ferguson-perform-dubai-804386 <p>Setting out on the rocky road to make a living from singing and show business is never an easy option. But when you're a 23-year old recently qualified legal secretary and mother of two young children, record executives will tell you it's near impossible.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/x-factor-uks-rebecca-ferguson-perform-dubai-804386" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/rebecca-ferguson-concert-dubai.jpg" alt="Unusually for an X Factor contestant, Rebecca did not take to the spotlight with ease. (Facebook)" title="Unusually for an X Factor contestant, Rebecca did not take to the spotlight with ease. (Facebook)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.khaleejtimes.com" title="Khaleej Times" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/44.png" title="Khaleej Times" border="0" /></a> Copyright © 2015 Khaleej Times. All Rights Reserved. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/x-factor-uks-rebecca-ferguson-perform-dubai-804386" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Al Bawaba Buzz In the Limelight International UAE Thu, 11 Feb 2016 12:06:02 +0000 804386 at http://www.albawaba.com Fans give Rita Ora a warm & wild welcome in Dubai http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/fans-give-rita-ora-warm-wild-welcome-dubai-804374 <p class="mol-para-with-font">She is accustomed to being greeted by her myriad followers.</p> <p class="mol-para-with-font">But&nbsp;<a href="http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/rita_ora/index.html" target="_blank">Rita Ora</a>&nbsp;was positively mobbed by fans when she stepped out in the United Arab Emirates on Wednesday afternoon.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/fans-give-rita-ora-warm-wild-welcome-dubai-804374" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/rita-ora-adidas-dubai.jpg" alt="Rita was mobbed by hundreds of fans as she unveiled her new Adidas Originals collection in Dubai. (Facebook)" title="Rita was mobbed by hundreds of fans as she unveiled her new Adidas Originals collection in Dubai. (Facebook)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.dailymail.co.uk" title="Daily Mail " target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/1742.png" title="Daily Mail " border="0" /></a> © Associated Newspapers Ltd. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/fans-give-rita-ora-warm-wild-welcome-dubai-804374" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Star Scoop In the Limelight International UAE Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:35:22 +0000 804374 at http://www.albawaba.com Last chance to see Swiss singer Bastian Baker in Egypt this weekend! http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/last-chance-see-swiss-singer-bastian-baker-egypt-weekend-804366 <p>Following in the steps of <a title="Yanni Egypt concert" href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/pictures-yanni-brings-ancient-cairo-life-his-magnificent-music-762214" target="_blank">Yanni</a> and Morgan Freeman, Swiss singer Bastian Baker joins the list of celebrities visiting Egypt, contributing to boosting Egypt’s struggling tourism&nbsp; industry.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/last-chance-see-swiss-singer-bastian-baker-egypt-weekend-804366" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/Bastian-Baker-Egypt.jpg" alt="Swiss musician Bastian Baker to perform in concert in Aswan and Cairo. (Facebook)" title="Swiss musician Bastian Baker to perform in concert in Aswan and Cairo. (Facebook)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.thedailynewsegypt.com/" title="Daily News Egypt" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/11.png" title="Daily News Egypt" border="0" /></a> © 2015 Daily News Egypt. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/last-chance-see-swiss-singer-bastian-baker-egypt-weekend-804366" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Music Reviews In the Limelight Egypt Switzerland Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:48:10 +0000 804366 at http://www.albawaba.com Hot rumor: Beyonce and Britney Spears performing in Israel this summer! http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/hot-rumor-beyonce-and-britney-spears-performing-israel-summer-804308 <p class="p1">It must be mid-February if local promoters are talking summer concerts.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/hot-rumor-beyonce-and-britney-spears-performing-israel-summer-804308" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/beyonce-britney-israel.png" alt="Are &#039;Queen B&#039; Beyonce and Pop Princess Britney Spears performing in Israel this summer? (Atrl.net)" title="Are &#039;Queen B&#039; Beyonce and Pop Princess Britney Spears performing in Israel this summer? (Atrl.net)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.timesofisrael.com" title="The Times of Israel" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/1673.png" title="The Times of Israel" border="0" /></a> © 2015 The Times of Israel. All rights reserved. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/hot-rumor-beyonce-and-britney-spears-performing-israel-summer-804308" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ENTERTAINMENT Rumor has it Latest News In the Limelight International Israel Thu, 11 Feb 2016 09:13:50 +0000 804308 at http://www.albawaba.com WWE returns to Dubai with WWE Live Dune Bash http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/wwe-returns-dubai-wwe-live-dune-bash-804284 <p dir="ltr">WWE Live returns to Dubai with two live events at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Stadium on Thursday, 14 April at 8.30pm and Friday, 15 April 2016 at 7pm.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/wwe-returns-dubai-wwe-live-dune-bash-804284" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/The_New_Day.JPG" alt="POW! Are you ready for WWE Live in Dubai this April? (File photo)" title="POW! Are you ready for WWE Live in Dubai this April? (File photo)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.albawaba.com" title="Albawaba.com" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/176.png" title="Albawaba.com" border="0" /></a> © 2000 - 2015 Al Bawaba (www.albawaba.com) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/wwe-returns-dubai-wwe-live-dune-bash-804284" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Al Bawaba Buzz In the Limelight International UAE Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:22:57 +0000 804284 at http://www.albawaba.com Watcha Say? Jason Derulo to perform in Israel in April http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/watcha-say-jason-derulo-perform-israel-april-803996 <p>Wiggle wiggle wiggle with American pop sensation Jason&nbsp;Derulo in Israel this April.</p> <p>The "Talk Dirty" singer will be perofming&nbsp;on April 14&nbsp;at Rishon Lezion’s Live Park.</p> <p>Derulo shot to fame in 2009 with his&nbsp;triple-platinum album “Watcha Say” and has been making&nbsp;one hit after the other since then.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/watcha-say-jason-derulo-perform-israel-april-803996" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/Jason-Derulo-music.jpg" alt="Jason Derulo to light up Rishon Lezion in April. (Hits973.com)" title="Jason Derulo to light up Rishon Lezion in April. (Hits973.com)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.albawaba.com" title="Albawaba.com" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/176.png" title="Albawaba.com" border="0" /></a> © 2000 - 2015 Al Bawaba (www.albawaba.com) </div> </div> </div> ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Al Bawaba Buzz In the Limelight International Israel Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:40:27 +0000 803996 at http://www.albawaba.com Pro-Palestine activists want Jennifer Lopez to #CancelTelAviv concert http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/pro-palestine-activists-want-jennifer-lopez-canceltelaviv-concert-803994 <p>Jennifer Lopez is facing a backlash on social media from pro-Palestine supporters over her rumoured <a title="J Lo Tel Aviv concert " href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/bootylicious-jennifer-lopez-play-tel-aviv-first-time-summer-801364" target="_blank">plans to perform</a> in Israel for the first time. </p><p>Writing under the hashtag #CancelTelAviv, activists have been questioning her motives for wanting to gig in Tel Aviv, accusing her of 'entert</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/pro-palestine-activists-want-jennifer-lopez-canceltelaviv-concert-803994" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/jlo-twitter-backlash.jpg" alt="Jennifer Lopez faces Twitter backlash over plans to perform in Israel. (Twitter)" title="Jennifer Lopez faces Twitter backlash over plans to perform in Israel. (Twitter)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.dt.bh" title="Daily Tribune" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/21.png" title="Daily Tribune" border="0" /></a> copyright © 2015 Daily Tribune. All Rights Reserved </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/pro-palestine-activists-want-jennifer-lopez-canceltelaviv-concert-803994" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Star Scoop In the Limelight International Israel Palestine Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:17:40 +0000 803994 at http://www.albawaba.com Mayim Bialik's Jewish modesty gone with a Big Bang as she flashes Piers Morgan http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/mayim-bialiks-jewish-modesty-gone-big-bang-she-flashes-piers-morgan-804010 <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/mayim-bialiks-jewish-modesty-gone-big-bang-she-flashes-piers-morgan-804010" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/jewish-actress-flashjpg.jpg" alt="Mayim Bialik struggles between Jewish faith and modesty as she flashes Piers Morgan. (Mix1073.com)" title="Mayim Bialik struggles between Jewish faith and modesty as she flashes Piers Morgan. (Mix1073.com)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.jpost.com" title="Jpost.com (The Jerusalem Post online edition)" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/1492.png" title="Jpost.com (The Jerusalem Post online edition)" border="0" /></a> All rights reserved © The Jerusalem Post 1995 - 2015 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/mayim-bialiks-jewish-modesty-gone-big-bang-she-flashes-piers-morgan-804010" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Star Scoop In the Limelight International Israel Wed, 10 Feb 2016 13:56:33 +0000 804010 at http://www.albawaba.com Jenny from the Jewish block! Could J Lo's ancestors be Jewish? http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/jenny-jewish-block-could-j-los-ancestors-be-jewish-803992 <p>&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/jenny-jewish-block-could-j-los-ancestors-be-jewish-803992" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/Jennifer-Lopez3-2-2016.jpg" alt="Rumor has it that American pop star J Lo might be of Jewish ancestry. ()" title="Rumor has it that American pop star J Lo might be of Jewish ancestry. ()" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.timesofisrael.com" title="The Times of Israel" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/1673.png" title="The Times of Israel" border="0" /></a> © 2015 The Times of Israel. All rights reserved. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/jenny-jewish-block-could-j-los-ancestors-be-jewish-803992" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Star Scoop In the Limelight International Israel Wed, 10 Feb 2016 13:33:34 +0000 803992 at http://www.albawaba.com Moda speaks Arabic! Arab Fashion Week back for its 2nd edition in Dubai http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/moda-speaks-arabic-arab-fashion-week-back-its-2nd-edition-dubai-803956 <p>Fashionistas everywhere, prep yourselves for a glamorous shopping spree ahead of the&nbsp;second edition of Arab Fashion Week next month.</p> <p>Quite fittingly, the event will be held in the shopping capital Dubai, at the luxurious&nbsp;St Regis Hotel&nbsp;from March 16 to 19.&nbsp;</p> <p>Models will strut their stuff on the catwalk in Arab fashion designers' creations for four fabulous days.&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/moda-speaks-arabic-arab-fashion-week-back-its-2nd-edition-dubai-803956" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/arab-fashion-week-show.jpg" alt="Arab Fashion Week is taking place at the luxurious St Regis Hotel in Dubai from March 16 to 19. (Facebook)" title="Arab Fashion Week is taking place at the luxurious St Regis Hotel in Dubai from March 16 to 19. (Facebook)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.albawaba.com" title="Albawaba.com" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/176.png" title="Albawaba.com" border="0" /></a> © 2000 - 2015 Al Bawaba (www.albawaba.com) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/moda-speaks-arabic-arab-fashion-week-back-its-2nd-edition-dubai-803956" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Al Bawaba Buzz In the Limelight Middle East UAE Wed, 10 Feb 2016 12:07:10 +0000 803956 at http://www.albawaba.com J'adore... not! International French designer bans 'unclassy' Ahlam from his fashion shows http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/jadore-not-international-french-designer-bans-unclassy-ahlam-his-fashion-shows-803868 <p>This week in Kuwait, Emirati singer Ahlam showed her hubby&nbsp;Mubarak Alhajiri just how much she <a title="Ahlam Cyrine Abdelnour love " href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/girl-crush-ahlam-declares-her-love-cyrine-abdelnour-twitter-711124" target="_blank">adores</a> him, while making sure the entire world was watching.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/jadore-not-international-french-designer-bans-unclassy-ahlam-his-fashion-shows-803868" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/ahlam-stephane-beef.jpg" alt="International French fashion designer Stéphane Rolland still has beef with Emirati singer Ahlam. (Cedarnews.net)" title="International French fashion designer Stéphane Rolland still has beef with Emirati singer Ahlam. (Cedarnews.net)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.albawaba.com" title="Albawaba.com" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/176.png" title="Albawaba.com" border="0" /></a> © 2000 - 2015 Al Bawaba (www.albawaba.com) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/jadore-not-international-french-designer-bans-unclassy-ahlam-his-fashion-shows-803868" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Star Scoop In the Limelight France International UAE Wed, 10 Feb 2016 10:20:31 +0000 803868 at http://www.albawaba.com Ya haram! Mohammed Assaf calls off engagement with Lina Qishawi http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/ya-haram-mohammed-assaf-calls-engagement-lina-qishawi-803780 <p>Millions of women breathed a sigh of relief after finding out that their Arab Idol Mohammed Assaf has broken off his engagement from Lina Qishawi this week.</p> <p>The Palestinian superstar <a title="Assaf engaged " href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/breaking-lololeeesh-mohammed-assaf-engaged-749012" target="_blank">proposed</a> to the Palestinian-Russian TV presenter in September 2015.&nbsp;At the time,&nbsp;he&nbsp;had asked Lina to quit her job and stay away from the limelight should she wish to marry him.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/ya-haram-mohammed-assaf-calls-engagement-lina-qishawi-803780" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/assaf-qishawi-engaged.jpg" alt="Mohammed Assaf and Lina Qishawi aren&#039;t engaged anymore. (Arab48.com)" title="Mohammed Assaf and Lina Qishawi aren&#039;t engaged anymore. (Arab48.com)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.albawaba.com" title="Albawaba.com" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/176.png" title="Albawaba.com" border="0" /></a> © 2000 - 2015 Al Bawaba (www.albawaba.com) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/ya-haram-mohammed-assaf-calls-engagement-lina-qishawi-803780" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ENTERTAINMENT Latest News In the Limelight Love Bites Middle East Palestine Wed, 10 Feb 2016 08:25:07 +0000 803780 at http://www.albawaba.com Orange is the New Black now available on Netflix UAE! http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/orange-new-black-now-available-netflix-uae-803688 <p>Netflix’s original series&nbsp;<em>Orange is the New Black</em>&nbsp;is now available in the UAE. The series was recently added to the streaming company’s repertoire of content for the UAE. It was not a part of the content initially <a title="Netflix ME" href="http://www.albawaba.com/business/netflix-bring-its-hits-middle-east-screens-760294" target="_blank">introduced</a> in the MENA region. Netflix launched in 130 countries worldwide this January covering the&nbsp;MENA countries as well.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/orange-new-black-now-available-netflix-uae-803688" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/orange-new-black.png" alt="Currently in its third season, season four of Orange is the New Black will premiere on 17 June 2016. (Wikimedia)" title="Currently in its third season, season four of Orange is the New Black will premiere on 17 June 2016. (Wikimedia)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.broadcastprome.com" title="Broadcast Pro Middle East" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/888.png" title="Broadcast Pro Middle East" border="0" /></a> © Corporate Publishing International. All rights reserved. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/orange-new-black-now-available-netflix-uae-803688" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Movie Reviews In the Limelight International UAE Tue, 09 Feb 2016 22:32:07 +0000 803688 at http://www.albawaba.com Screening of Danish film that peeks into Saudi culture http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/screening-danish-film-peeks-saudi-culture-803636 <p>The Netherlands-Flemish Institute (NVIC) will screen the documentary Saudi Solutions.&nbsp;A Danish production, directed by Bregtje van der Haak, the documentary was released in 2006, and tackles the question of modernity and fundamentalism in Islam.&nbsp;In Saudi Arabia, where filming is tightly restricted for social and religious reasons, Van Der Haak had special access that allowed her to film women working in different fields, revealing the lifestyles and attitudes of ambitious career-oriented women living in the conservative country.&lt;</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/screening-danish-film-peeks-saudi-culture-803636" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/saudi-solutions-film.jpg" alt="Directed by Bregtje van der Haak, the film titled Saudi Solutions touches on modernity versus fundamentalism. (YouTube)" title="Directed by Bregtje van der Haak, the film titled Saudi Solutions touches on modernity versus fundamentalism. (YouTube)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://english.ahram.org.eg" title="Al-Ahram Gate" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/908.png" title="Al-Ahram Gate" border="0" /></a> © Copyright Al-Ahram Publishing House </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/screening-danish-film-peeks-saudi-culture-803636" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Movie Reviews In the Limelight Saudi Arabia Tue, 09 Feb 2016 17:17:43 +0000 803636 at http://www.albawaba.com 10 Arab celebrities doing good deeds as UN Goodwill Ambassadors http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/doing-good-deeds-top-10-arab-celebrity-un-goodwill-ambassadors-803466 <p>We know celebrities for the movies they’ve played or the songs they’ve sung that have stuck in our heads for God knows how long. But what do we know of the role these celebrities play in the society or even in the region?</p> <p>These iconic figures have taken it upon themselves to help fight some of the greatest problems of mankind and the UN has recognized their efforts by&nbsp;appointing them Goodwill Ambassadors in various fields.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/doing-good-deeds-top-10-arab-celebrity-un-goodwill-ambassadors-803466" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/mohammed-assaf-UN.jpg" alt="Mohammad Assaf was appointed as the first UNRWA Regional Youth Ambassador for Palestinian Refugees.(UN.org)" title="Mohammad Assaf was appointed as the first UNRWA Regional Youth Ambassador for Palestinian Refugees.(UN.org)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.scoopempire.com" title="Scoop Empire" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/2080.png" title="Scoop Empire" border="0" /></a> © Scoop Empire 2015. All rights reserved. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/doing-good-deeds-top-10-arab-celebrity-un-goodwill-ambassadors-803466" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Star Scoop In the Limelight Middle East Tue, 09 Feb 2016 10:40:51 +0000 803466 at http://www.albawaba.com 'Hot Right Now': Meet Rita Ora in Dubai on Wednesday! http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/hot-right-now-meet-rita-ora-dubai-wednesday-803448 <p>Things are about to get "Hot Right Now" as&nbsp;British singer and X-Factor UK judge Rita Ora will be in the UAE this weekend.</p> <p>Rita's fans will get the chance to meet and greet their idol at the Dubai Mall, where she will be launching&nbsp;her spring summer 2016 collection at the adidas Originals store on February 10.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/hot-right-now-meet-rita-ora-dubai-wednesday-803448" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/rita-ora-dubai-concert.png" alt="Rita Ora is making an appearance at the Dubai Mall when she launches her spring summer 2016 collection at the adidas Originals store on February 10. (Facebook)" title="Rita Ora is making an appearance at the Dubai Mall when she launches her spring summer 2016 collection at the adidas Originals store on February 10. (Facebook)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.albawaba.com" title="Albawaba.com" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/176.png" title="Albawaba.com" border="0" /></a> © 2000 - 2015 Al Bawaba (www.albawaba.com) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/hot-right-now-meet-rita-ora-dubai-wednesday-803448" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Al Bawaba Buzz In the Limelight International UAE Tue, 09 Feb 2016 10:20:09 +0000 803448 at http://www.albawaba.com Nudelicious! Gigi Hadid goes completely NUDE for Vogue cover http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/nudelicious-gigi-hadid-goes-completely-nude-vogue-cover-803404 <p>We can certainly see what&nbsp;<a href="http://www.mirror.co.uk/all-about/zayn-malik" data-action="zayn-malik" data-content-type="section-topic" data-track="false" data-type="inline" data-word-count="2">Zayn Malik</a>&nbsp;sees in the gorgeous&nbsp;<a href="http://www.mirror.co.uk/all-about/gigi-hadid" data-action="gigi-hadid" data-content-type="section-topic" data-track="false" data-type="inline" data-word-count="2">Gigi Hadid</a>&nbsp;.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/nudelicious-gigi-hadid-goes-completely-nude-vogue-cover-803404" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/Screen_Shot_2016-02-09_at_11.37.24_AM.png" alt="The Victoria&#039;s Secret model, who is dating former One Direction heartthrob Zayn Malik, left nothing to the imagination. (Instagram)" title="The Victoria&#039;s Secret model, who is dating former One Direction heartthrob Zayn Malik, left nothing to the imagination. (Instagram)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © 2016 Al Bawaba (<a href="http://www.albawaba.com">www.albawaba.com</a>) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/nudelicious-gigi-hadid-goes-completely-nude-vogue-cover-803404" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Star Scoop In the Limelight International Palestine Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:38:34 +0000 803404 at http://www.albawaba.com Former model wins entitlement to her billionaire Saudi Sheikh ex-hubby's fortune! http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/former-model-wins-entitlement-her-billionaire-saudi-sheikh-ex-hubbys-fortune-803376 <p class="mol-para-with-font">The ex-wife of a Saudi billionaire has won the right to sue him in Britain after a judge rejected his claim to have immunity from legal action as a diplomat for St Lucia.</p> <p class="mol-para-with-font">Former Pirelli model Christina Estrada is seeking a slice of the £4billion fortune of Sheikh Walid Juffali after the end of their 13-year marriage.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/former-model-wins-entitlement-her-billionaire-saudi-sheikh-ex-hubbys-fortune-803376" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/model-saudi-sheikh.jpg" alt="Christina with her ex-husband Sheikh Walid Juffali. (The Times UK)" title="Christina with her ex-husband Sheikh Walid Juffali. (The Times UK)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.dailymail.co.uk" title="Daily Mail " target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/1742.png" title="Daily Mail " border="0" /></a> © Associated Newspapers Ltd. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/former-model-wins-entitlement-her-billionaire-saudi-sheikh-ex-hubbys-fortune-803376" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Star Scoop In the Limelight International Saudi Arabia Tue, 09 Feb 2016 08:46:26 +0000 803376 at http://www.albawaba.com