Category: MUSTAFA AYDIN
Efforts to find a just solution to the age-old Cyprus problem are on hold yet again.
The country is marking the 91st anniversary of the foundation of the Republic of Turkey on Oct. 29 with celebrations being held at the newly built 'Ak Saray'
Objects belonging to the founder of the Turkish Republic, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, have been placed in his house in the Greek city of Thessaloniki
Business is brisk at Ilya Avramoğlu’s 78-year-old shop, one of the last owned by a non-Muslim on Istanbul’s historic İstiklal avenue, but a new regulation pushing gentrification may soon force its closure
The governments of Egypt, Greece and Greek Cyprus have urged Turkey to stop trying to chart gas deposits in areas of the east Mediterranean claimed by Greek Cyprus, saying the work was illegal.
İKSV is pushing to put the Istanbul Design Week on the world map, hoping to increase exposure for the second edition of the event through a focus on cutting-edge innovation
Galatasaray’s slump has continued in the Spor Toto Super League with a 4-0 loss at Istanbul Başakşehir
Category: TASTE OF THE PAST
TASTE OF THE PAST - At least 14 historical passages can be found off İstiklal Avenue, with such evocative names as Çiçek, Atlas, Aslıhan, Avrupa, Rumeli, Aznavur, Suriye, Hazzopulo, Markiz, El Hamra, Halep, Nil, Crespin, Tünel and Hristaki
Category: GÜVEN SAK
Turkey is ambivalent on the siege of Kobane. The city lies in the Ottoman Governorate of Syria and was built in 1912 around a train station along the Baghdad Railway.
A mosaic of Medusa, the terrible creature of Greek mythology who turned all those who looked her to stone, is being restored in the southern province of Burdur
Beşiktaş claimed its first Europe League group stage victory on Oct. 23, handing Serbia’s Partizan its heaviest European home defeat to date with a 4-0 drubbing.
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called for a quick resumption of Cyprus peace talks that were suspended due to a dispute over rights to offshore oil and gas
Greek Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades was briefly hospitalised with high blood pressure Oct. 23 in Brussels and asked Greece's premier to stand in for him at an EU summit, the government said.
European Union leaders will call on Turkey to respect Greek Cyprus's sovereign rights, expressing 'serious concern' at fresh tensions between the two countries over oil and gas exploration
Turkish officials confirm that the sarcophagus of Heracles, which was seized in 2012 by Swiss Customs, was smuggled from Antalya’s Perge
Ankara has vowed to continue gas exploration activities off Cyprus
Archaeologists herald the discovery of a bust of Heracles in the ancient city of Kibyra depicting the mythological hero vanquishing a lion as part of his 12 labors
Category: ARIANA FERENTINOU
“Amal, do you want me to propose you for president of the republic and live in the Presidential Palace?” “Forget it, Antonis, I will stay with the hunk!”
Greek Cyprus on Oct. 20 accused Turkey of taking "provocative and illegal" action by sending a survey boat to an area where the Greek Cypriot government has licensed exploratory drilling for oil and gas.
Side, an ancient site that has hosted different civilizations, boasts everything you could hope to find on a vacation, from natural sites to ruins
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