April 20, 2012
Syrian singer Asalah Nasri has stirred an upset among Saudi women when she came across as patronizing toward the Saudi fairer sex on a visit in Jeddah.
April 19, 2012
Over 100 people died during the week following the start of the cease-fire in Syria.
When Life Echoes Soap and secret marriages are the stuff of actors and actresses off-screen lives: Turkish Star Deniz Cakir, known to most as 'Fotun', has gotten hitched in private.
Syria is trying to sell gold reserves to raise revenue as Western and Arab sanctions targeting its central bank and oil exports begin to bite, diplomats and traders said.
April 18, 2012
Translation problems in the Turkish soap 'Fatima' have hampered understanding in the Arab world audience who are watching the dubbed version.
The Syrian Foreign Minister Wallid al Mouallem on Wednesday pledged in Beijing that Damascus will comply with the requirements of the peace plan by Kofi Annan
April 17, 2012
We are proud to announce a list of Western stars and luminaries of the entertainment and art world who have something of the Arab within! Did you know that the following famous people had Arab origins? Here's a selection of Hollywood acting legends and singing stars, who come in degrees of Arab-ness, from partial, to fully-fledged and native speaking.
The Foreign Minister of Russia Sergei Lavrov warned Tuesday against any attempt from "outside forces" to torpedo the efforts of the UN Security Council regarding the Syrian crisis.
April 16, 2012
Fierce fighting between Syrian troops and deserters reported on Monday as bombing resumed in Homs.
The first group of UN observers to monitor the truce in Syria arrived in Damascus.
April 15, 2012
The district of Khaldiye in Homs on Sunday was shelled by the Syrian army "with an average of three rounds per minute" according to an NGO, in the most violent bombardment since the commencement of the truce on April 12.
April 14, 2012
Syrian forces on Saturday morning bombed for an hour the city of Homs on the third day of the cease-fire, according to a Syrian NGO.
April 13, 2012
In the aftermath of the introduction of a fragile cease-fire, the UN and the Arab League envoy Kofi Annan called for a "humanitarian access".
April 12, 2012
The start of the cease-fire in Syria under the Annan plan on Thursday did not end the violence in Syria.
On Wednesday, the regime of Bashar al-Assad announced the end to military operations and on Thursday morning three hours after the start of the cease-fire, the situation was reportedly calm.