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The TÜRVAK Cinema-Theater Museum in Istanbul is currently hosting its “100 Years of Turkish Cinema Through 100 Illustrations” exhibition.
SHANGHAI - Reuters
Since it was released online on Saturday, the film has been viewed more than 150 million times and has sparked a national debate on environmental problems.
The İzmir European Jazz Festival will kick off tomorrow and present the music of acclaimed names in European jazz until March 21
Istanbul’s Cemal Reşit Rey (CRR) Concert Hall will host tonight legendary singer Bobby McFerrin, who is best known for his 1988 hit song “Don’t Worry, Be Happy.”
HELSINKI - Agence France-Presse
Middle-aged rock band PKN has won the spot to represent Finland at the Eurovision Song Contest after TV viewers strongly backed the rockers with learning disabilitie
In collaboration with the Amsterdam Rast Theater, a performance in Kurdish of Shakespeare’s “Hamlet,” produced by the Diyarbakır City Theater in the eastern province of Van, has recently drawn great interest among locals
Shakespeare’s world famous love story, “Romeo and Juliet” will be on Istanbul stage between Feb. 21 and March 1, 2015.
Australian actor Hugh Jackman will be in Istanbul for four shows between March 17 and 20.
KONYA – Anadolu Agency
The historical Valide Sultan Bath, built by Kanuni Sultan Süleyman’s wife Hürrem Sultan in the central Anatolian province of Konya’s Karapınar district in the 16th century, has been turned into a museum
A newly-opened exhibition at Istanbul Modern’s Photography Gallery titled “Magnum – Contact Sheets” explores the creation processes of photographs from Magnum Photos, one of the world’s most prestigious photography agencies
British graffiti artist Banksy has released a short video in which he documented life in war-torn Gaza during his undercover visit to the city.
TOKYO - Agence France-Presse
Japanese novelist Haruki Murakami says he regrets that Hong Kong's democracy protests did not bring the changes demanded by demonstrators, but their actions were not in vain
One of modern Turkey’s most celebrated literary figures, Yaşar Kemal, was laid to rest with a ceremony in Istanbul March 2, after he died on Feb. 28 aged 92
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