Syria

May 8, 2012

Syrian comedian Ayman Rida
23:29 GMT

The Syrian comedian, Ayman Rida, will be joining the cast of the comedy sitcom “Boqa’at Dou’a” (Spotlight) in its ninth season.

Syria
15:34 GMT

Nearly 12,000 people, mostly civilians killed by troops, have died in Syria since the outbreak in March 2011 of a popular revolt against the regime of President Bashar al-Assad

Central bank took all precautionary measures to prevent instability from affecting Lebanon’s financial sector
10:46 GMT

Lebanese central bank has taken precautionary measures to guarantee the stability of Lebanon’s financial institutions.

 Ban Ki-Moon
07:38 GMT

UN chief Ban Ki-Moon calls for urgent steps in Syria.

May 7, 2012

Syria
13:31 GMT

Legislative elections were held Monday in Syria despite the ongoing violence, as the regime hopes to gain some credibility despite the opposition's call for boycott.

May 6, 2012

Syrian Superstar songstress Rowaida Atiyyeh
20:30 GMT

Future TV's Super Star music talent show runner-up, Rouwaida Attieh, released a new single named “Baladi” (My Country).

Saudi FM
14:21 GMT

The Saudi Foreign Ministry on Sunday urged Saudi citizens to avoid traveling to Syria to those who were there to leave the country, reported the official SPA news agency.

Syria
09:54 GMT

Opposition leaders in exile called Sunday the Syrians to boycott the parliamentary elections scheduled Monday in Syria, describing them as a cynical maneuver of President Bashar al-Assad to cling to power.

May 5, 2012

Kinda Alloush stars in Lebanese war film 33 Days
00:17 GMT

Although she did not attend the premier of her Lebanese war movie "33 Days" in Beirut, Kinda expressed her happiness at people's positive reaction to her role in the movie.

Fatima-Karim plot will have a surprise ending
22:15 GMT

Speculation on how the popular series Fatima ends are rife and a hot-topic on the Twittersphere. But it seems that the writers are not giving much away. But we can expect a surprise twist!

Ruby is played by Cyrine Abdelnour
19:03 GMT

A Kuwaiti newspaper accused the star of Ruby, the Syrian TV series, Cyrine Abdelnour, of insulting God in one of the scenes between the actress and her on-screen mother.

Syria
09:19 GMT

Syrian government forces continued Friday in their bloody suppression of the revolt against the regime of President Bashar al-Assad, killing at least 26 people

May 4, 2012

Arabs Got Talent, Episode 4 leaves viewers on the edges of their seats
13:15 GMT

The Arab variety show that is Arabs Got Talent is finding its stride by the 4th episode, gearing up for the 5th which promises yet more surprise factor if the second season's drama is anything to go by.

May 3, 2012

Syria
08:34 GMT

According to the Local Coordination Committees in Syria, the death toll on Wednesday rose to 30 people.

May 2, 2012

Taim Hasan “Assaqer Shaheen” in Ramadan 2012
13:53 GMT

Taim Hasan is scheduled to appear this Ramadan in the Egyptian series “Assaqer Shaheen” (Shaheen the Hawk).