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Hanna Mina: Doyen of the Syrian novel who highlighted the human condition

"No grief, no tears, no black misery, and most importantly —…

Legendary actor Rafik Sibaii dies at 86

Iconic Syrian actor Rafik Sibaii, better known throughout the…

Once dominant Syrian drama industry takes a heavy beating

  Beirut: Syrian soap operas are among the many…

Saving what's left of Syria's black & white classics

Syrian Television, launched during the short-lived union…
Syrian actor Abbas Al-Nouri as Sultan Abdul Hamid in 2010.

Arab history figures return to Syrian drama

Last Wednesday, the Ottoman Sultan Abdul Hamid II — who died…

Arab oldies well-kept in Damascus

Walking through the crowded Shaalan market in downtown Damascus,…