After eight seasons and 73 episodes, ‘Game of Thrones’ wrapped up on May 19. Thousands celebrated and mourned the show's denouement in bars, banqueting halls and back yards
Movie stars including Salma Hayek and Eva Longoria celebrated the role of women in cinema at a glitzy gala in Cannes on May 20, amid a drive to promote gender equality in the industry that is still falling short of what many campaigners hoped for.
Turkey has a passionate audience even if it is a young one due to its short classical music history compared to Europe, according to Sascha Goetzel, the artistic director of Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra (BIPO). In 10 years BIPO made it to the top of the Mount Everest of classical music, says Goetzel.
I‘m in Ahlat, currently a candidate for UNESCO World Cultural Heritage status. Ahlat (or Akhlat) is the gateway to Anatolia. Here, on Lake Van’s most scenic shores, are the city of Bitlis, the city of our Ottoman forefathers, and the Islamic dome of the Seljuks.
Turkish musical instruments have helped world-famous musicians and bands like Pink Floyd, Simply Red and La Luz make their signature sounds, according to an instrument manufacturer.
Tens of thousands of disadvantaged children in Turkey’s southeastern provinces ‘cannot even sleep from happiness’ thanks to a man who has spent the last 15 months collecting second-hand toys
As the Cannes Film Festival reaches the halfway mark, we face a couple of interesting pictures, many of them with strong political content
Internet star "Grumpy Cat" has died at the age of seven, her owners said May 17.
Balazs Havasi, one of the most fascinating composers in the world, will perform at Istanbul’s Zorlu PSM on May 19.
Joint exhibition ‘Standard’ at Adas examines society and the way we live through Michel Foucault’s essay ‘Disciplinary Society’ asking questions about control, pressure and social and political issues