August 16, 2012
The Middle East region presents varying challenges to these Ramadan victims, who are either not required to partake or who chose to opt out of their religious obligations. Here is Al Bawaba's cross-section of the Arab world's various approaches toward Ramadan - from the strictest to the more lenient and free-fasting.
All work and no play makes Najwa Karam a successful popstar. Whilst fans will be spending Eid Al Fitr relaxing and celebrating, the Lebanese singer is working overtime throughout the Muslim holiday.
August 15, 2012
Asala Nasri seems to lurch from one upset to the next. More Syrian politics than music at the moment, she can't seem to find a way to please all her fans. This time, through her latest concert, she's upset the Tunisians at home in historical Carthage.
August 12, 2012
The Iraqi singer has his wages from concerts confiscated to pay back alleged huge debts.
August 10, 2012
Oussama Mellouli of Tunisia won the Olympic gold medal Friday in the men's 10-kilometer marathon swimming event.
August 7, 2012
Yuliya Zaripova of Russia won the Olympic gold medal Monday in the women's 3,000-meter steeplechase.
August 5, 2012
Sun Yang of China set a world record Saturday in winning the Olympic gold medal in the men's 1,500-meter swimming event.
In a rare bit of teamwork, the Arab Idol and Arabs Got Talent judges plan to perform together in Tunisia.
August 2, 2012
Tunisian actress Durra is newly single after her split from the fiance of 2011. Here she tells us why they didn't make it down the aisle.
July 31, 2012
The Tunisian actress gives us a sneak peak of her daughter on TV show 'Ana wel Asal'.
July 29, 2012
After the weekend of the Opening Ceremony and flag parades starring Arab entries to the London Games, we look at Arab achievements in Olympic-terms to date. We take stock of medals gained, and success delivered by Arab athletics and tot up the Arab world's collective and individual medal count historically.
July 11, 2012
Saber Rebai faces down rumors of him and a girl said to be his fiance. He is having an uneasy relationship with the press lately.
July 8, 2012
In this Arab Spring Redux - we attempt to give a run-down of the Arab Spring at its various respective stages by individual country. Featured are the Arab Revolution pros and pop-idols who have got it down to a protest, spring and vote! This school report takes a look at each country's progress and stage of the Arab Spring 18 months later. Top of the Pops: the Arab Spring charts. The top ten!
July 4, 2012
Tunisian singer Saber Al Rebai has decided to file a lawsuit against the Tunisian newspaper “Al Sour”, accusing it of of saying he had purposely displayed the Israeli flag in his latest music video “Ya Asal” (Honey).
July 3, 2012
The self proclaimed 'King of Romance' clearly hasn't wooed the ladies of Tunisia: his concert is cancelled due to lack of sales.