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June 22, 2017 - 14:30 GMT
Beware, Cleopatra: there's a new queen in town and she's decidedly unforgettable. A new Marilyn Monroe statue in Egypt is turning heads and opening mouths.
Jennifer Lopez is Coming Back to Dubai! (Zarina Fernandez - GULFNEWS ARCHIVE)
June 22, 2017 - 13:41 GMT
Jennifer Lopez will be returning to perform in Dubai. Deets inside.
Tamim Barghouti. (Interlink Books)
June 22, 2017 - 09:33 GMT
Tamim Barghouti, the son of poet Mourid and novelist Radwa Ashour, discusses the challenges of translating Arabic poetry into English.
Kim Kardashian with daughter Saint. (Instagram / KimKardashian)
June 22, 2017 - 08:40 GMT
The parents of North and Saint West probably want to add baby Wild to their repertoire by having a surrogate mother...or so rumour has it.
The Night King is waiting for that release date. (HBO)
June 22, 2017 - 08:12 GMT
The new Game of Thrones trailer has launched. Winter is here, baby, but things look to get a little...explosive.
Steven Moffat winning awards, as always. (Phil McCarten/UPI)
June 21, 2017 - 17:24 GMT
"Sherlock" co-creators and "Doctor Who" writers Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss are reuniting to bring another Victorian novel to TVs near you: Dracula.
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June 21, 2017 - 12:59 GMT
A lawsuit has been lodged against Disney for their movie "Inside Out" by Denise Daniels.
Fayrouz and Rahbany.
June 21, 2017 - 10:44 GMT
The iconic Lebanese singer is 81. Can she still bring her A-game to her music? She attempts to answer with her song "Lameen."
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June 21, 2017 - 09:10 GMT
Daniel-Day Lewis, one of the most selective actors in Hollywood history and the Academy Award-winning talent in films like "Gangs of New York" and "There Will Be Blood," is retiring.
Phil Lord and Chris Miller. (James Atoa/UPI)
June 21, 2017 - 08:46 GMT
Phil Lord and Chris Miller, directors of "The Lego Movie," have departed the standalone Han Solo movie.
Zeina Hashem Beck. (zeinahashembeck.com)
June 20, 2017 - 17:30 GMT
"You have to be careful...not to use other people′s suffering for a poem." Lebanese poet Zeina Hashem Beck talks about poetry, responsibility, and her new book, "Louder Than Hearts."
King Kong's got another thing coming. (Original Image: Warner Bros. Pictures)
June 20, 2017 - 16:30 GMT
The MonsterVerse will continue with "Godzilla: King of the Monsters," which starts production today and is getting ready to go claw-to-claw with other big scary monsters of its ilk.
Mashrou' Leila in Morocco. (Facebook / Mashrou' Leila)
June 20, 2017 - 11:44 GMT
Jordan has barred popular Lebanese band Mashrou' Leila once again, perhaps banning it. The band, the government said, does not reflect "Jordanian customs and traditions." Al Bawaba decided to ask locals what they knew about the band and the customs and traditions supposedly being violated.
The Book of Gaza. (Carcanet Press Ltd.)
June 20, 2017 - 10:30 GMT
The complete 2018 PEN Translate Award nominees was released, with Palestinians, Syrians, and women rocking the list. Details inside!
June 20, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
The biggest criticism against "Don't Extinguish the Sun" is that it betrays Egyptian values. But is that even the point?
Jose Alberto Gutierrez. (YouTube / Columbia Javen)
June 20, 2017 - 08:09 GMT
Once upon a time, Jose Gutierrez noticed a copy of "Anna Karenina" in a bin. He decided he'd give books the happily ever after ending they deserved.