After Sümela, Turkey’s second largest monastery built out of a
mountain, the Virgin Mary Monastery is in Giresun’s Şebinkarahisar
district. Restorations on the monastery will be finished this year
İzmir’s village of Alaçatı used to be a sleepy old Greek village but has been transformed thanks to tasteful hotels, as well as the adventure tourists who come for the area’s famous winds
Category: MURAT YETKİN
It was April 23, 1920 when the forces of national resistance announced a national Parliament in Ankara
Category: YUSUF KANLI
Talking to the media in New York late Monday, April 21, after a meeting with United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, Turkish Cypriot President Derviş Eroğlu
Turkish Cypriot leader Derviş Eroğlu voiced optimism about ironing out a settlement to the island's four-decade division with his Greek-Cypriot counterpart in UN-sponsored talks.
The USS Taylor, that ran aground in the Black Sea last month passed through the Dardanelles after repairs
For a long time, Turkish Cypriots have been stressing publicly as well as in closed-door meetings their demand for an accelerated pace to the Cyprus talks process
Category: ARIANA FERENTINOU
The Patriarchal Church of St George in the ancient neighborhood of Fener on the Golden Horn was packed with visitors for most of the last week
Christians celebrated Easter with church masses in several cities across Turkey
‘Cyprus was a symbol of nationalistic propaganda in Turkey. This has started to change,’ Greek Cypriot negotiator Andreas Mavroyiannis said
Category: TASTE OF THE PAST
The peacock, originally a bird from India, has been celebrated in a
plethora of different cultures, especially in terms of its feathers,
its mythos and its meat
Former Turkish Cypriot President Mehmet Ali Talat summed it up at an Istanbul conference: “If Turkish Cypriots are asked if they wanted to unite with Turkey, 80 percent would say no.
The no-go zone of Varosha (Maraş) cannot be opened on a confidence-building measure in the ongoing talks, Turkish Cypriot Foreign Minister Özdil Nami says
A Greek statue has been found during an illegal excavation in the western province of Kütahya’s Simav district
Greek Cypriots have been authorized to hold a Good Friday mass at a church in Famagusta
In the Bab Tuma district of Syria's capital Damascus, Fadi Mayal dreams of returning home to the ancient Christian town of Maalula which was retaken by government forces this week.
Greece said it is ready to provide assistance for finding the remains of Turkish pilot Col. Nail Erdoğan
Turkish and Greek fighter jets engaged in a mid-air dogfight over the Aegean Sea twice on April 15 in a first since January 2012, Greek media has reported
Northwestern city of Çanakkale’s Herodes Atticus Bath, which dates back 132, is one of the largest structures in Anatolia from the Roman era
Last week was a good week for the country, said the Greek prime minister. And he was right.
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