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ISTANBUL – Anadolu Agency
Cartoon movie maker Derviş Pasin says the sector is not being given sufficient support in Turkey. ‘If the TRT’s children channel is closed, cartoon movie productions will come to an end,’ he says
BEIJING – Agence France-Presse
Hong Kong movie star Jackie Chan said Wednesday he felt "ashamed" of his son's detention on drug-related charges, adding he had "failed to educate" his child.
NEW YORK - Agence France-Presse
Colombian pop star Shakira's 2010 hit song "Loca" is an illegal copy of a tune written by a Dominican musician in 1998, a US judge said Wednesday in a copyright trial.
OTTAWA - Agence France-Presse
Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen announced Tuesday the release of a new album next month to coincide with his 80th birthday.
Legendary British band Portishead will perform their first ever concert in Turkey at Istanbul’s Küçükçiftlik Park on Aug. 20
Selman Ada, the new director of Turkey’s State Opera and Ballet, shows that he doesn’t shy away from the art of bragging about himself
BODRUM - Hürriyet Daily News
The historic Bodrum Castle will once again host stars from the international and Turkish ballet scene during the 12th Bodrum International Ballet Festival between July 19 and Aug 6
So far this summer, thousands of Istanbulites have been treated to blockbuster performances from David Guetta, Justin Timberlake, Bob Dylan, and Metallica. Let’s take a look at nine must-see upcoming live shows from Neil Young to Lady Gaga
Turkey’s history of cinema, theater, opera, politics and advertising is now digitally available thanks to the Fine Arts System recently formed by the National Library in Ankara
Hosting more than 20 artists from the US, Germany, France, Japan, as well as Turkey, the exhibition at Istanbul's Pera Museum will include works by distinguished names from different generations and disciplines
WASHINGTON - Agence France-Presse
Two German artists are claiming responsibility for a stunt that baffled New Yorkers last month: two big white flags placed atop the Brooklyn bridge in place of the US stars and stripes, the New York Times reported Wednesday.
FOLDED CORNER - ‘The Inevitable Caliphate? A History of the Struggle for Global Islamic Union, 1924 to the Present’ by Reza Pankhurst
FOLDED CORNER - ‘Constantinople’ by Edmondo De Amicis, translated by Stephan Parkin
Turkey will be the guest of honor at the 21st Beijing International Book Fair scheduled from between Aug. 27-31.