Tunisia

August 2, 2012

Durra Zarrouk
12:07 GMT

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

Hind's daughter, Alia
09:57 GMT

The Tunisian actress gives us a sneak peak of her daughter on TV show 'Ana wel Asal'.

July 29, 2012

Egypt - the shining light of the Middle East whether in film, learning or revolutions is also, it turns out, the seat of sport triumphs in the Games: So far the Land of the Pharaohs have clocked up 24 medals: 7 gold, 7 silver,10 bronze
Rooting for Egypt this year, you've got 20 chances for Gold as they're entered for 20 sporting events.
12:16 GMT

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 El-Rebai denies rumors
11:07 GMT

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

Egypt: Flying high, the 'Arab Spring Professionals'. With a revolutionary leader democratically elected and their dictator at death's door, the Egyptians look like they've won the Arab Spring lottery. No thanks to a last minute military coup attempt by SCAF.
19:47 GMT

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

Saber el Rebai will not be labelled a Zionist by anyone, especially a newspaper
09:40 GMT

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

Wael Kfoury
08:25 GMT

The self proclaimed 'King of Romance' clearly hasn't wooed the ladies of Tunisia: his concert is cancelled due to lack of sales.

July 2, 2012

Laila Ben Ali talks to Le Parisien
09:29 GMT

She was the most hated woman in Tunisia before the revolution but what does she have to say for herself now?

June 28, 2012

Mustapha Kamel Nabli, former governor of the central bank of Tunisia
12:18 GMT

Governor Mustapha Kamel al-Nabli is sacked due to disagreements with the Tunisian government about economic policy.

June 17, 2012

Tunisia
16:21 GMT

Tunisian President Marzouki canceled trips he planned to pay in the upcoming days to Senegal and Brazil because of the security situation in his country

Carthage festival
12:36 GMT

The Roman city provides the new stage for international singers at the annual music festival.

June 13, 2012

Ben Ali
13:25 GMT

Former Tunisian president, who fled to Saudi Arabia, was sentenced Wednesday in absentia to 20 years in prison by a Tunisian military court. He was found guilty for inciting violence during the revolution that led to his ouster in January 2011.

June 11, 2012

Durra Durra
06:10 GMT

The Tunisian starlet has secured the Lebanese prestigious film award as 'Best Arab Star' at the Murex D'or Awards.

May 19, 2012

Haifa Wehbe is not Latifa's favorite song-artist
17:48 GMT

Haifa v. Latifa? The pop-diva wars may be brewing.

May 16, 2012

"There's a lot of potential in the Arab world and all these shows help in bringing them in the spotlight," said Ali Jaber.
13:56 GMT

The singing competition The Voice is coming to the Arab world, with scouts scouring the region for talent.