A new exhibition in Istanbul dedicated to late opera and theater artist Semiha Berksoy aims to raise awareness of her work in Turkey and the world, and to support the establishment of a museum
Those with a nose for wine need look no further than Mürefte on the Marmara, a small town in Tekirdağ that is responsible for a significant portion of Turkey’s wine production
Category: GÜLSE BİRSEL
I support the argument that the American continent was explored by Muslims and not by Christopher Columbus. If the president said it, then there should be no further discussion.
Category: MUSTAFA AKYOL
On Nov. 21, Dursun Ali Şahin, the governor of Edirne, a province in Turkey’s northwestern edge, initiated controversy with his appalling remarks.
Category: MURAT YETKİN
Pope Francis delivered a speech in the European Parliament on Nov. 25, touching on Europe’s acute political and economic problems
A copy of William Shakespeare's First Folio, the first-ever compilation of the Bard's plays published in 1623, has been discovered in the library of an ancient port town in northern France.
Türk Telekom has acquired broadcasting rights for the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europe League matches for three seasons from the beginning of the 2015-2016 season
The European Union's executive is proposing a 315-billion euro ($380 billion) investment plan to boost the bloc's flagging economy, a scheme whose success will depend on leveraging 21 billion euros in guarantees and seed money to attract private funds.
NATO's top military commander warned Nov. 26 that Russia's "militarisation" of the annexed Crimea region could be used by Moscow to exert control across the whole Black Sea region.
Category: GİLA BENMAYOR
The Central Anatolian province Malatya is not only Turkey’s, but one of the world’s most important apricot production centers. Check the origin of any dried apricot you buy abroad and it would probably be from Malatya.
Category: SEMİH İDİZ
Edirne Gov. Dursun Şahin created a stir with remarks that have not only angered Turkey’s citizens of Jewish origin, but also Turks with a conscience.
Edirne Gov. Şahin stirred an outcry after proposing to turn a synagogue into a museum as a reprisal for Israel’s policies
Pope Francis told Europe's leaders on Tuesday to do more to help thousands of migrants risking their lives trying to get into the continent, saying they had to stop the Mediterranean becoming "a vast cemetery".
Turkey will grow 3 percent this year, the OECD says in its latest Economic Outlook, confirming its growth forecast for the country 3.2 percent in 2015 and 4 percent in 2016.
FOOTBALL & POLITICS - The outcome of the debate about the invitation extended to Jordan and Morocco to attend the Gulf Cup will serve as one more indicator of the balance of power among the Gulf states
Celebrating the anniversary of the very first Ottoman satirical magazine ‘Diyojen,’ here’s a look at how such magazines have evolved from intellectual endeavors to antagonistic and sexually explicit voices in Turkey
Category: EMRE DELİVELİ
I really do not know if Muslims were in the Americas three centuries before Christopher Columbus, as President PM Erdoğan first claimed, and then vehemently defended, last week
The key term to express the gravity of the situation in the region at present can be 'frustration.' This frustration can explain both the reasons and consequences of the conflicts
Regional conflicts in neighboring countries in conjunction with domestic issues have had a negative impact on hotel reservations in Turkey, said Turkey’s Touristic Hotels and Investors Association
US Vice President Joe Biden tells Europe it is time to act on improving its energy security, warning of Russia's 'track record' in using energy supplies as a weapon
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