ISTANBUL – Sitting in a tent, surrounded by ﬁlm crew, I notice a muddy streak on my new sketchers. It must have happened as I walked across the Nomadic village set before taking my seat next to the director, of Ertugrul: Resurrection, Metin Günay. I will never wash the mud off. My girlish glee has …
BISHKEK – The Central Mosque of Imam Sarakhsi, the biggest in Central Asia with the capacity of 30,000 people, has been inaugurated on Sunday in the Kyrgyz capital Bishkek. “This mosque is a splendid example of architectural understanding fusing tradition with a modern approach,” Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said at the opening ceremony, The Daily …
ISTANBUL – American actress Lindsay Lohan has visited a refugee camp in the Nizip district of the southeastern province of Gaziantep, meeting with Syrian refugees and donning Islamic hijab as a show of support.
Marking a historic move in the secular country, Turkey has allowed female police officers to don hijab, Anadolu Agency reported on Sunday, August 28.
Hundreds of Muslims around the world have celebrated the failure of the military coup attempt in Turkey, supporting democracy and rule of law and chanting slogans in support of Turkey’s democratically-elected government and President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
In the inaugural ceremony of America’s largest mosque, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has criticized US presidential candidates for encouraging xenophobic and Islamophobic rhetoric, Russia Today reported on Sunday, April 3.
America’s largest mosque will be inaugurated later this week in Maryland by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, featuring classical Ottoman architecture with two minarets.
Showing solidarity with Turkey against Istanbul terrorist bombing, German Television station Tele5 has changed its logo on Wednesday, January 13, to a German flag emblazoned with the Islamic star and crescent, making a mix between the Turkish and the German flags.
Cracking down on alcohol consumption in Istanbul, the Turkish government is taking measures to close bars and nightclubs and shrink the city’s nightlife.