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2008-10-13 00:00:19

Famous Lebanese superstar Carole Samaha held a musical concert for "Eid Al Fiter" (insert definition) on October 2 at "Le Royal" hotel in Amman. Carole performed many of her greatest hits and the audience sang along to her songs and danced to her music.

2008-10-13 00:00:19

The famous Egyptian comedian Adel Imam is preparing for his upcoming film, written by Yousif Maati and produced by "Good New" production. The story of the film revolves around an Egyptian businessman who returns to Egypt after spending some time in the Gaza Strip in Palestine.

2008-10-12 03:00:09

NEC Computers, a subsidiary of NEC Corporation, has announced that it will be returning to the Gitex Technology week scheduled to be held between 19th and the 23rd October at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.

2008-10-08 15:00:24

The National Council for human rights in Egypt awarded the television drama series "Sarkhat Untha" (Female Cry) the first prize for best drama series produced between 2007 and 2008. The council, headed by Dr. Botros Ghali, hosted a celebration for the occasion in Cairo.

2008-10-07 12:00:35

Lebanese artist Najwa Karam has finished filming her latest video clip for the song "Habibi Ma Bkhabi Aleek" (My Love Won't Hide Anything From You), from her album released two months ago. Najwa chose the director Randa Al Alam for her video clip.

2008-10-07 12:00:35

During the holy month of Ramadan the Lebanese artist Maysam Nahas traveled to Algeria to host a charity concert. All concert proceeds were donated to Algerian orphans. The charity "Sovac," which organized the celebration, invited Maysam to visit the "SOS" village for orphans.

2008-10-07 12:00:35

According to a report published in an Egyptian newspaper several female movie stars are competing to play the role of the late Lebanese artist Suzan Tamim in a few different films about her life story.

2008-10-01 12:00:18

Under the patronage of his Royal Highness Sheikh Daij Al Khalifah Al Subah from Kuwait a celebration was held for television creativity. The Kuwaiti host Halima Poland received an award for 'best television host' this Ramadan for her program "Yabilah," aired on the Kuwaiti first channel.

2008-09-30 21:00:24

Sheikha Shamma and Sheikha Salaama attend Barney's Musical Castle 'Eid in Dubai' and Global Village present action-packed children's cartoon theatre show Barney's Musical Castle, one among the highlights for children during the inaugural edition of 'Eid in Dubai', was attended by Sheikha Shamma and Sheikha Salaama, daughters of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister, and Ruler of Dubai, on the first day of the new initiative organized by...

2008-09-30 12:00:30

Lebanese artist Yara will host a live concert at the Hilton Hotel in Ras Al Khaymah in the United Arab Emirates on the second day of the "Eid" (Muslim holiday after Ramadan). Muna, the contestant from the program "Arab Stars Album," will also join Yara for a concert performance in Dubai.

Word of the Day
  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.