World-famous Polish composer Zbigniew Preisner will take the stage at the Istanbul Congress Center on May 8 with the accompaniment of Australian singer Lisa Gerrard
Syria has shipped out about a third of its chemical weapons stockpile, including mustard gas, for destruction abroad, the global chemical arms watchdog said on Tuesday.
Global warming will reduce the world's crop production by up to two percent every decade and wreak $1.45 trillion of economic damage by the end of this century
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Students who have enrolled in “Elements of Economics Analysis” at the University of Chicago this term might benefit from the unique practical experience of their teacher, Fabrice Tourre.
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni signed into law a controversial bill that will see homosexuals jailed for life, defying international pressure and criticism
A historical 16th century building close to Topkapı Palace is home to a museum, named after the renowned master of modern Turkish literature, Ahmet Hamdi Tanpınar, who died 50 years ago
China warned that the meeting planned for Feb 21 would 'seriously damage' ties between the two countries
US President Obama welcomed Tibet's spiritual leader the Dalai Lama to the White House, defying China, which said the meeting would 'seriously impair' ties
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When Barack Obama came to the U.S. presidency in 2008, many had high expectations for world peace.
Cuba has released to US researchers copies of more than 2,000 documents related to Ernest Hemingway and held at the Finca Vigia Museum in Havana
Pakistani education activist Malala Yousafzai urged the world to help Syrian refugee children receive a proper education
Chinese Nobel laureate writer Mo Yan is Turkey’s guest as part of the Culture and Tourism Ministry’s “100 Chinese Intellectuals” project.
Last year equalled 2007 as the sixth warmest year since reliable records began in 1850
A former Norwegian minister nominated fugitive US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden for the Nobel Peace Prize Thursday in a letter to the Norwegian Nobel Committee.
Martti Ahtisaari, a former president of Finland, South Africa's Nobel Peace Laureate Desmond Tutu and Mexican ex-president Ernesto Zedillo are on board
Pope Francis on Tuesday called on the world's political and business elite gathered in Davos to use their spirit of entrepreneurship to alleviate crushing global poverty.
Despite the peace efforts on the political agenda, Israeli football continues to brim with discrimination and bigotry.
The global chemical weapons watchdog said on Monday it had received 14 tenders from companies including in America, Europe and China
The Syrian civil war and Iran’s efforts to woo foreign investors will top the agenda at this year’s Davos as leaders, business chiefs and celebrities gather this week
Israel's Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon apologised to the US Secretary of State after he accused him of having an 'obsession' with the Middle East