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ÖzOsmanlıTesbih crosses 1 lakh happy customers counts from all over the world

In Istanbul, Turkey, ÖzOsmanlıTesbih is a rosary manufacture, processing, and sales store

10 Jul 2021 3:23 PM

Pope Francis hurt by Turkey’s decision to turn Hagia Sophia into a mosque

'My thoughts go to Istanbul. I think of Santa Sophia and I am very pained,' the Pope said during his weekly blessing in St. Peter’s Square

13 Jul 2020 12:17 PM

Heart-warming clip of injured stray dog goes viral; watch video

Turkish pharmacist tends to a stray dog that wandered in her pharmacy with an injured paw.

25 Jun 2019 12:27 PM

Musical ferry ride for music that speaks to the soul and calms mind

Istanbul's musical ferry can be a soulful experience, add it to your travel list.

26 May 2019 11:23 AM

5 must-visit places in Turkey

5 things you want to add to your Turkey itinerary.

22 May 2019 2:36 PM


Salt Bae gets his own wax statue

The wax figure claims its place in one of the chef's restaurants, Nusr-Et Sandal Bedesteni, located in Istanbul.

22 Jul 2018 2:30 PM

Famed Istanbul modern art museum enters new era

The opening of Istanbul Modern was supported at the time by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

08 Apr 2018 12:26 PM

Turkish "Microangelo" tells Istanbul's tale on miniature objects

For him, no object is too small - from fig seeds to bottle caps, lentils to fishbone.

02 Dec 2017 1:36 PM

Istanbul district bans gay film festival

The once hugely popular annual gay pride rally in Istanbul has been blocked by authorities for three years in a row now.

25 Nov 2017 7:49 PM

Human rights activists released from Turkish jail

Amnesty International's Andrew Gardner said the case was "a completely baseless prosecution that doesn't have a shred of evidence".

26 Oct 2017 2:52 PM


Istanbul’s Grand Bazar gets a new look

Numan, who owns a souvenir shop selling traditional pots and plates, said he believes the renovation will be a plus.

15 Mar 2017 7:09 AM

A home away from home

A melting pot for distinct cultures and faith, Israel offers a view of the world like few other countries do.

12 Mar 2017 1:41 AM