First Central Anatolian kilim, 17th or 18th century, sold for the incredible sum of $187,500 ($10/20,000). Review by ZG Burnett, Photos courtesy of Material Culture PHILADELPHIA — On June 26, Material Culture held an auction of fine rugs, kilims and textiles, featuring the collection of Jack Cassin, who died in 2021. An expert in the …

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The annual International Hot Air Balloon Festival in Cappadocia, central Turkey, will be held from July 21-24 this year, once again filling the skies with fanciful balloons. The Goreme festival area in Cappadocia region, which is included in the UNESCO World Heritage List, will once again host the world’s most interesting balloons with the third …

Today is the feast day of Agios Paisios of Mount Athos, born July 25, 1924 and died July 12, 1994. (Γέροντας Παΐσιος ο Αγιορείτης) Also known as Elder Paisios (Γέροντας Παΐσιος ο Αγιορείτης), he was a monk from Mount Athos. As an ascetic, he was known to his visitors for his gentleness and acceptance of …

Six Central Florida restaurants received emergency orders to close in the week of July 3-9, according to data from the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation. Bento Cafe at 121 S. Orange Ave. Suite 130 in Orlando closed July 5. Inspectors found nine violations, four of which were high priority. These violations included flying …

The East Turkestan International NGO Union and the Uyghur Academy Foundation organized a one-day event to highlight China’s atrocities against the Uyghur community in Xinjiang. The demonstration, held on July 5, brought together the leaders of Turkish political parties. Good Party Vice President Ridvan Uz and Future Vice President Hakverdi Altug attended the event. The …

Istanbul [Turkey]July 9 (ANI): The East Turkestan International NGO Union and the Uyghur Academy Foundation held a one-day protest to highlight China’s atrocities against the Uyghur community in Xinjiang. The demonstration, held on July 5, brought together the leaders of Turkish political parties. Good Party Vice President Ridvan Uz and Future Vice President Hakverdi Altug …

By James Rogers The site in the central Anatolia region contains 694 million tons of rare earth reserves, according to a statement from Turkey’s Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources. The world’s second largest reserve of rare earths has been discovered in Turkey, officials say, but experts warn that turning rare earth deposits into financial …

Doctors and healthcare workers across Turkey took to the streets on Thursday as they began a two-day strike to protest the recent killing of a cardiologist in the central province of Konya, Turkish Minute reported. On Wednesday, a relative of a patient shot and killed Ekrem Karakaya, a cardiologist at Konya City Hospital, and then …

Have you ever wondered the best country to move to if the opportunity arises ? Thinking of moving to another country or wondering where your current place fits in the list of the most popular moving destinations? Australia-based price comparison website Compare the Market set out to find the answer to this question and released …

Violence against healthcare workers continues to claim lives in Turkey. On Wednesday, a cardiologist, Ekrem Karakaya, was shot 15 times and died. According to other sources, the shooter’s mother was a patient of Karakaya and he blames the doctor for her death. Karakaya’s funeral took place on Thursday. His death drew attention to the appalling …

The region of Cappadocia in central Turkey is famous for its rock formations, although last weekend the region attracted different attention via Echoes From Agartha. Taking place at the base of one of those aforementioned rocks near Anatolia, Turkey, the festival welcomed 2,000 revelers who traveled to this remote destination from more than 68 countries …

Turkish customs seized the Russian-flagged ship last weekend Zhibek Zholy, which is anchored in the waters near the port of Karasu on the Turkish Black Sea coast. Turkish agents are investigating the origin of its cargo at the request of the Ukrainian Prosecutor General’s Office, which demanded its seizure on the grounds that the ship …

The Greek Genocide is known to be one of the most tragic events in world history. More than a million Greeks in Eastern Thrace and Asia Minor were put to the sword by two successive brutal regimes – the Young Turks and the Kemalists. An additional 1.5 million Greeks were forced to leave their most …

Forced labor and irregular migration have been added to the range of crimes against which Turkey and Azerbaijan will work together, in addition to human trafficking and migrant smuggling, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs said on Monday. Foreigners Yavuz Selim Kıran. At the last meeting of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Turkish Grand National …

TEHRAN — The Oriental Institute at the University of Chicago is preparing to return another batch of Achaemenid tablets to the Iranian government after some 87 years on loan. “Soon we will witness the return of another part of the Achaemenid tablets by the Oriental Institute at the University of Chicago…,” the director general of …

Turkey has conducted another successful test-firing of its locally-made maritime missile, the country’s Defense Ministry announced on Saturday. Atmaca successfully hit a target in the Black Sea after being fired from land in a test that marked the first time the anti-ship missile has been tested with a mobile guided missile system, shared video showed …

Rebel Wilson explains why gaining weight on vacation isn’t a big deal for her anymore. (Photo: Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images for AFI) know it’s worth more than the number on the scale. In a the Perfect star, 42, poses in a pink one-shoulder swimsuit in front of a swimming pool. The actress, who is vacationing in …

The dream of democracy was born in Greece, it is what inspired the founding of the United States and also what united the Greek and American people, said US Ambassador to Greece George James Tsunis , in a speech at a reception given by the United States Consulate General in Thessaloniki at Anatolia College on …

Anatolia, located on the Historic Spice Route, has been an area of ​​attraction since the ancient times of mankind with its climate, its fertility, its variety and the beauty offered by its nature. Turkey is home to 12,000 varieties of plants and has incredible potential for aromatic herbs and spices. Due to Turkey’s climatic and …

Turkey (officially the Republic of Türkiye) is full of many delights – natural (like Cappadocia) and historical (like Ephesus) sites; the colors (the Grand Bazaar and the ubiquitous carpet shops); and gastronomy. To introduce the richness and diversity of Turkish gastronomy to the Philippine shores and to celebrate Turkish Cuisine Week, an exquisite lunch was …

Rebel Wilson and his girlfriend Ramona Agruma have shared another glimpse of their luxury holiday in Turkey – posing on top of a mountain in ‘magical Cappadocia‘. The actress, 42, went sailor chic in a nautical-inspired blue and white striped T-shirt and white jogging bottoms and trainers. Meanwhile, Ramona opted for pastel colors with striped …

By investing in renewable energy rather than continuing to rely on fossil fuels, Turkey could create more than 300,000 new jobs by 2030, according to a recently released United Nations report. Turkey could reap huge economic benefits by shifting new investments from fossil fuels to renewable energy sources, according to a joint analysis released Tuesday …

When describing the advancement of Islam, historians cannot ignore Mahmut Ustaosmanoglu, also known as Sheikh Mahmud Effendi. In fact, he is the first figure, not only in Turkey but also in the entire Islamic world, who spread Sunnah and Taqwa in its true meaning and in practical ways.Mahmud Effendi lived in Istanbul and spent his …

Marie-Annette PemberTIC In addition to its people, the small town of Oglala on the Pine Ridge Reservation is also home to a large and diverse dog population. On this particular May day, it seems most of them have decided to chase my rental car, biting the tires as I slowly make my way up the …

Artabel Lakes Nature Park takes on a truly unique appearance at the start of every summer in northeast Gümüşhane with its peaceful cascading streams, waterfalls and 22 glacial lakes. The park, also called “the summit where light meets water”, is located in high geography, at an altitude of 3,331 meters (10,928 feet). Artabel offers fascinating …

The ancient Romans were known to enjoy violent forms of entertainment – ​​public executions, animal hunts, chariot races and gladiatorial games. However, the blood and gore didn’t stop with the gladiator blood spill – they drank it too! Records show that between the 1st and 6th centuries, theological and medical writers believed that eating the …

Turkish Railways (TCDD) is planning to put new tourist trains similar to the famous Eastern Express on four lines across the country, as these routes are attracting huge interest, while contributing to the region’s economy. People’s growing demand for the Eastern Express, which connects Turkey’s capital Ankara to the snowy east, has led the TCDD …

Little seems to have changed for Alexei Andrusenko, the boss of a foundry in Berdyansk, southern Ukraine, who is happy to have kept all his staff since Moscow took control of the city. Andrusenko and his 50 or so employees continue to report for work every morning in the gray building on the outskirts of …

From childhood, he was such an influential and inspiring person that the people of his village called their children “Mahmud” in the hope that they too would be like him. In the contemporary Muslim world, when describing the advance of Islam, historians cannot ignore Mahmut Ustaosmanoglu, also known as Sheikh Mahmud Effendi, in fact the …

In a world that feels increasingly anarchic, loveless, Godless, few actively choose to spend their lives seeking magic. And then there is Nika Roza Danilova, aka Zola Jesus. Last year, just after a severe snowstorm hit Turkey’s east and west coasts, the classical musician-turned-industrialist boarded a plane for Cappadocia, an ancient psychedelic landscape in the …

There are chess games, and then there is this extraordinary chessboard. The Battle of Issus, just listed by high-end antique dealer MS Rau, has been meticulously handcrafted over a decade and is a work of art in its own right. Legend has it that Ruven Perelman did the one-off in 1992 for his daughter’s dowry. …

Renewable Energy and Sustainability Summit, second session (source: EIB) The “Renewable Energy and Sustainability Summit” in Izmir, Turkey, organized by the Aegean Exporters Associations, brought together all stakeholders in the renewable energy sector. The “Renewable Energy and Sustainability Summit” organized by the Aegean Exporters Associations brought together all parts of the renewable energy sector on …

Turkey’s consumer confidence index hit a new record low in June, official data showed on Wednesday, as soaring inflation further weighed on sentiment. The index fell 6.2% to 63.4 points this month, according to consumer trends survey figures from the Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat) and the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey (CBRT). The …

TEHRAN — Iran is following a possible inscription of the rocky village of Kandovan in East Azerbaijan province, sometimes referred to as Iran’s Cappadocia, a local tourism official has said. As the village was recently added to UNESCO’s temporary list, its possible listing is being pursued more seriously, Mehdi Jodai said on Tuesday, IRNA reported. …

Turkey is a country that offers breathtaking scenery wherever you go, from Mediterranean beaches to remote mountain villages, with beautiful countryside offering luxurious views that stretch to the sky. Among these natural wonders are an array of waterfalls (Turkish for waterfall is şelale) that can almost be overlooked – and they’re just too good to …

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The Archbishop of America emphasized in his invocation: “I pray that you will take what you have learned here in Saint-Basile and apply it in your own life for the rest of your days. Because you’ve learned more than just facts and figures here at the Academy. You have learned what it is to love …

No matter how patriarchal Turkish society is, mothers are apparently revered more than fathers in culture and social life. This is rightly the case for their double burden as household members doing all the household chores, while pursuing careers, or in rural areas, helping their fathers working in the fields. In such circumstances, the stories …

Israel thanked Turkey for the country’s efforts in the fight against terrorism, the Communications Directorate in the capital Ankara said on Sunday. The Directorate added that Israeli President Isaac Herzog expressed his thanks during a phone call with President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan earlier in the day. They also discussed Turkey-Israel relations and regional issues. The …

Turkish Airlines celebrated its brand new Seattle-Istanbul route with a groundbreaking ceremony on June 15, 2022. This follows the United Nations’ decision on June 2, 2022 to accept the request for change country name from Turkey to Türkiye. Turkish Airlines flight attendants along the Bosphorus, Istanbul Haldun Dincce Istanbul direct flights from Seattle and Vancouver …

Some nations have histories, cultures, civilizations and great empires. And over time, these empires and administrative cultures are believed to have disappeared. When you look at the world in the 14th century, there was almost Turkish dominance from Central Asia to Europe: the Great Timurid Empire in Transoxiana, the Mughal Shah, who ruled India for …

Direct open frontal assault, rather than ambush and cunning, was preferred by the Kshatriyas Direct open frontal assault, rather than ambush and cunning, was preferred by the Kshatriyas In one account from the Ramayana epic, Ram was so fair that even though he knew Ravana’s weak point was his navel, he continued to shoot arrows …

A new paleontology museum featuring exhibits of 7.5 million-year-old fossils of elephants, giraffes, horses and rhinos will open in Turkey’s central province of Kayseri. The discovery of the fossils was made near excavations launched by the Yamula Dam in the Kocasinan district of the city two years ago. Excavations in the area were launched after …

The new DCMS digital strategy was announced at London Tech Week, with Digital Minister Chris Philp promising it would help grow a £150bn digital economy and make the UK the “best place in the world to start and grow a technology business”. The intergovernmental strategy, not to be confused with a new CDDO digital government …

The level of trade, investment and supply chain integration among developing-8 (D-8) countries is far below the desired level, the Turkish Trade Minister said, adding that explicit restrictions or Implicit restrictions on foreign direct investment (FDI) should be lifted for close cooperation to be achieved within the framework of the organization. Speaking at an event …

The fiancee of a man arrested on Gülen links says she fears he is being neglected as he has lost a lot of weight in the past three months but still has not been transported to hospital hospital, the Bold Medya news site reported. Tuba Özdemir said that her fiancé, İzzeddin Yenigün, was in constant …

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The government is accelerating its efforts in the fight against climate change. The Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry focuses on climate-friendly agricultural initiatives and food production, with an emphasis on ecosystem protection. Climate change is high on Turkey’s agenda as the global phenomenon has raised average global temperatures by 1.1 degrees Celsius (2 degrees Fahrenheit) …

Summer is well underway and with it, of course, come colorful events across Turkey’s ancient landscape, from dance festivals to musical performances on ancient stages, operas and even ballets that are meant to capture and to delight audiences at World Heritage sites. Here’s a roundup of some of the events to look forward to this …

An open-air Amsterdam canal boat tour with refreshments has been crowned the world’s best travel experience by TripAdvisor. The reviews website today announced the winners of its Travellers’ Choice “Best of the Best Things to Do” awards, which analyze thousands of user reviews and ratings to rank the most popular. TripAdvisor reviewed the best dining …

Event Thunderstorms are expected in parts of central, southern and northeastern Turkey on June 14. Thunderstorms will likely be accompanied by heavy downpours, strong gusts of wind, lightning and possible hailstorms. Disruptions are ongoing in parts of central Turkey after heavy rains in recent days triggered flooding in the region. Further downpours will likely worsen …

Heavy rains that caused flooding in the capital Ankara over the weekend rattled city residents who were unaccustomed to such downpours in June. The floods, which washed away trees and inundated buildings in several neighborhoods, were also Ankara’s deadliest in recent memory, killing three people. On Monday, residents of the town sought to recover from …

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew receives centenary pilgrims in Constantinople On Thursday, June 9, His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew received His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros of America and the participants of the second GOARCH centenary pilgrimage to Constantinople. “We look forward to welcoming you again and again during this year of celebration of the Centenary of the …

SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) — A Shreveport native’s talent and unwavering faith took him from a recording contract to roaming and knighthood. Billy Dorsey is the son of a retired airman who served 20 years in the Air Force and settled the family in Haughton after leaving Barksdale Air Force Base. Apostle Billy Dorsey, Sr. and …

“We used a mix of puppetry and stop motion animation to bring our stuffed animals to life, which was a first for us,” the creatives told Muse. “We had great partners and together we were able to figure out how they would move naturally, how to push the emotion levels and how they would enjoy …

TEHRAN – Obsidian tools, dating back to the Neolithic period, were recently discovered at Tepe Ahranjan, home to a 9,000-year-old human settlement in Salmas County, Azerbaijan’s Western Province, Azerbaijan. northwestern Iran. The finds are diverse and categorized into seven types based on their appearance and colors, Iranian archaeologist Afrasyab Geravand said, CHTN reported on Wednesday. …

Event Flooding disruption was reported in several areas of Turley through June 8 and further adverse weather conditions are expected across much of the country. Heavy rains triggered flooding in parts of the capital Ankara on June 7, leading to the rescue of dozens of people from a flooded building and at least 11 injured. …

NEVŞEHİR Some 477,757 people visited Cappadocia, the historic region of central Anatolia famous for its fairy chimneys, in May this year, a number nearly eight times higher than in the same month a year earlier, the report said. office of the governor of the province of Nevşehir. class=”cf”> “In May 2021, the number of visitors …

The Shahmaran myth, the 10,000-year-old intangible verbal cultural treasure of Anatolia, comes to life in the southeastern province of Mardin with a new exhibition. “Shahmaran” exhibition by artist Serra Erdoğan accentuated the historical atmosphere of Ulubey Mansion. The “Shahmaran” exhibition is held at Ulubey Mansion, Mardin, in southeastern Turkey. (Courtesy of the artist) Shahmaran, which …

Turkey’s scenic Cappadocia region, in the central province of Nevsehir, attracted 1 million tourists in the first five months of this year, according to official figures. A total of 1.03 million domestic and international visitors came to explore the charming tourist center, famous for its distinctive fairy chimneys, underground cities, cave hotels and hot air …

ISTANBUL With the promotion of Ümraniyespor and Istanbulspor, Istanbul’s number of teams in the Turkish Süper Lig has reached eight, bringing Turkey’s most populous city to the center of Turkish football next season and transforming the organization into an “Istanbul league”. class=”cf”> In the 2022-23 season, some 19 teams from 11 of the 81 provinces …

Hospitals can be dark environments, but it’s important to make people smile, especially young patients, and that’s exactly what hospital staff at the city hospital of Kayseri in the center of the city thought. Turkey, as they tried to make the children happy and overcome the fear of the hospital with fun activities, especially thanks …

International tourist arrivals tripled in the first quarter compared to the same period in 2021, with Europe leading the rebound as COVID-19 restrictions eased, the United Nations tourism agency said on Monday. In the first three months of 2022, there were 117 million tourist arrivals worldwide, up from 41 million in the same period a …

Where the kawaii world of arcade photo booths collides with furnishing solutions. To promote their store opening in Shibuya, IKEA Japan and Wieden+Kennedy Tokyo teamed up to create IKEA’s quirky photo booth, promoted by the brand’s soft toys. Arcade photo booths combine the standard passport photo machine with an arcade video game. IKEA created a …

Come summers, and our favorite stars are escaping city life to vacation amid the beaches. Bollywood OG fashionista Malaika Arora is also among them. However, the star skipped the beaches for her summer vacation this time around. She flew to Cappadocia, Turkey, to admire the distinctive fairy chimneys, winding valleys, hidden churches, remarkable rock formations …

Turkey’s consumer inflation hit a 24-year high of 73.5% and the Turkish lira has lost 65% of its value since September as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan pursued a controversial policy of lowering inflation. interest rates and promote growth at the expense of inflation spiraling out of control. Consumer price increased by 2.98% in May to …

As stray dog ​​attacks irritate more and more people, an online platform is reaching out to the public with a unique solution: a map showing locations with high concentrations of stray dogs. On Havrita (a combination of Turkish words for bark and map), users can upload photos of the stray pack and pinpoint their exact …

Attachments In numbers 47,387 beneficiaries assisted in May 2022 (estimated). 422,729 USD distributed in the form of vouchers US$132,974 distributed through vocational and applied training (estimate) Net funding requirements of US$3.8 million over six months (June 2022 – November 2022) Operational updates • Implementation of the e-voucher program with the Turkish Red Crescent Society (TRC) …

In one of the largest operations against smugglers of artifacts, Turkish security forces raided 38 provinces on Tuesday, issuing arrest warrants for 143 suspects. Dubbed “Operation Legacy”, the raids targeted suspects who were sending artefacts unearthed from illegal excavations to be sold at auction houses abroad. The operations were based in the central province of …

Cappadocia (Kapadokya in Turkish) is the pearl of tourism in Turkey. It is an unrivaled tourist destination with its balloons floating in the sky, its almost extraterrestrial fairy chimneys and its unique natural and historical assets. But what about the gastronomy side? Unfortunately, despite the region’s rich food and wine heritage, this culture has never …

Once, on a flight to Turkey, I was seated next to a member of the US military who couldn’t help but rave about the immense benefits of the breakfast served in Turkey. He couldn’t believe that tomatoes, cucumbers and olives could be combined with butter, honey, tahini and cheese, all in one meal and on …

ANKARA A presidential decree published in the Official Gazette paved the way for the import of 400,000 tons of sugar at a time when the price of sugar on the domestic market is rising. class=”cf”> The decree stipulates that no customs duties will be levied on the 400,000 tons of sugar to be imported and …

Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic announced on Sunday that he had reached an “extremely favorable” natural gas deal with Russia during a phone call with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Vucic refused to explicitly condemn Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, and Serbia did not join Western sanctions against Moscow. Vucic, a former pro-Russian ultranationalist, says he wants to …

Russian Ambassador to Britain Andrei Kelin does not expect his country to deploy tactical nuclear weapons in the war in Ukraine, which experts say could last a long time. According to Russian military rules, this would only happen when Russia’s existence was threatened, Kelin said in a BBC interview broadcast on Sunday. “It has nothing …

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan will visit Azerbaijan on Saturday. The visit coincides with Azerbaijan’s Independence Day, the Presidency’s Communications Directorate said in a statement late Friday. Erdoğan will also visit Teknofest Azerbaijan, the first international edition of Turkey’s leading technology and aviation fair which kicked off in the Azerbaijani capital Baku on Thursday. The national …

The second largest city in the German state of Bavaria, Nuremberg is the ninth busiest airport in Germany this summer. It has nearly 3.4 million seats for sale, up 2.2% from summer 2019, according to OAG. Nuremberg bucked the trend in the country, which is the slowest major European nation to recover from the pandemic. …

During the Neolithic (~10000 BCE), human history witnessed a turning point: a transition from a nomadic lifestyle involving hunting and gathering to settled agriculture. The region where this happened – stretching from Egypt in the east to Iraq in the west – is known as the “Fertile Crescent”. This shift paved the way for humans …

Thousands of people in the central town of Sivas and many of their compatriots celebrated on Thursday as their home side Sivasspor lifted their first trophy in club history after beating Kayserispor in the 60th Turkish Cup final Ziraat. The Central Anatolia derby, which was played in Istanbul, ended in a 1-1 draw. Yukatel Kayserispor …

Travel enthusiasts can seize the opportunity to bask in the beautiful spring landscapes in contact with nature thanks to the Vangölü Express which makes its expedition between Ankara and Tatvan in eastern Turkey. The train traverses the graceful mountain slopes and natural beauty of the region, offering its domestic and foreign passengers the opportunity to …

Mysuru: Public rage Eternal Princess, from the stables of Satish Narredu and ridden by Suraj Narredu, won the Mysore Juvenile Million, the headline event of the races here on Wednesday.1. Balamuri Plate (Div-II) 1200M: Country’s Song 1, Cappadocia 2, Country’s Delight 3, Clovis 4. 1-1/4l, 1-1/4l, 1-1/4l. T: 1.12.57. Tote: Rs Rs 42 (W). 14, …

Turkish Süper Lig teams Kayserispor and Sivasspor will face off in the Turkish Cup final at the Ataturk Olympic Stadium in Istanbul on Thursday. The 60th domestic cup final in Turkish football history is dubbed the Anatolia derby, with both sides hailing from the eponymous region in central Turkey. While Kayserispor have won the Turkish …

Attachments In numbers 47,312 beneficiaries helped in April 2022 $419,996 distributed in the form of value vouchers $129,940 distributed through vocational and applied training (estimate) $3.8 million six-month net financing needs (May 2022 – October 2022) Operational updates • The implementation of the e-voucher program in six temporary accommodation centers in southeastern Turkey with the …

TEHRAN — Rare and exquisite Achaemenid glassware has been exhibited at the National Museum of Iran. “On loan from the (neighboring) Abgineh Museum, the object is an exquisite, glass rhyton bearing a cow being attacked by a lion,” CHTN said on Tuesday, citing Jebrael Nokandeh, director of the National Museum. “The object from the Achaemenid …

Mikhail Gomes Editor-in-Chief, Lifestyle Asia India & Contributor – Augustman Visit Argos in Cappadocia, an Uçhisar hotel that lets you travel back in time to ancient Turkey, embracing its rich heritage and geographical elegance. Nestled in the mighty Pigeon Valley and at the foot of Uçhisar Castle, Argos in Cappadocia is a unique hotel, combining …

Flood and erosion control works completed in Kestel district of Bursa The General Directorate for the Fight against Desertification and Erosion of the Ministry of Environment, Urbanism and Climate Change has completed the “flood and erosion control works” carried out in the Kestel district of Bursa . 14 new projects will be launched by the …

Capacity utilization in Turkey’s manufacturing sector continued its slight rebound and rose in May from a month ago, official data showed on Monday. The measure of companies’ full utilization of resources rose 0.2 percentage points to 78% this month, the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey (CBRT) said, up from 77.8% in April. . …

TEHRAN — A treasure trove of relics, donated by two Iranian families, has been put on display at the National Museum of Iran in downtown Tehran. “The treasure includes some 1,500 objects, some of which date back 7,000 years,” museum director Jebrael Nokandeh told ISNA on Wednesday. “Since the collection was handed over to the …

Costa Cruises on Friday presented its offer for lovers of Greek cruises who, during the season, will have different possibilities to embark from the port of Piraeus choosing from several itineraries of eight to fifteen days in the Eastern Mediterranean aboard the Costa Venezia and Costa Deliziosa. The Costa Venezia program includes a completely new …

Sivas Municipality will set up a fleet of more than 200 buses to transport Sivasspor fans to the Turkish Cup final against Kayserispor on May 26. The fleet will travel almost 900 kilometers from the central province of Anatolia to reach the venue for the final, the Atatürk Olympic Stadium in Istanbul. Sivas Mayor Hilmi …

Security forces on Tuesday arrested 35 suspects in separate operations across the country against the Gülenist terror group (FETÖ). The operations targeted covert members of the terror group, including those who had infiltrated the Turkish Armed Forces (TSK). In the western province of Balıkesir, prosecutors have issued arrest warrants for 31 suspects linked to the …

Expectations are among the main factors to blame for Turkey’s rising inflation, its treasury and finance minister said on Tuesday, stressing that the country will ensure that the rigidity of expectations is “broken”. Propelled by rising energy and food prices, Turkey’s annual inflation hits a 20-year high of almost 70%, according to official data. Consumer …

Turkey’s producer price index for agricultural products (Agriculture-PPI) rose 17.76 percent in April from the previous month, official data showed on Tuesday. Year-on-year, the index jumped 118.53%, the Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat) said. On a sectoral basis, there was an increase of 0.12% for fish and other fishery products compared to the previous month, of …

TEHRAN — Archaeologists said on Saturday they discovered what was believed to be the tomb of a Seleucid satrap or general in Hamedan, offering an extraordinary insight into Hellenistic life in west-central Iran. According to senior archaeologist Mohsen Khanjan, who is leading the excavations, they discovered a tomb, which is likely the burial place of …

As the Turkish government steps up its efforts to curb inflation, the country’s Treasury and Finance Minister has reportedly called on local manufacturers and retailers to impose a temporary price freeze. Propelled by rising energy, food and housing prices, Turkey’s annual inflation hits its highest level in 20 years, at almost 70%. Inflation rose despite …

Turkey’s industrial production beat forecasts by rising 9.6% year-on-year in March, official data showed on Friday, rising for a 21st consecutive month as factory activity remains strong despite high inflation. Year-on-year growth remained positive and supported a solid trend in economic activity since the lifting of measures to combat the coronavirus pandemic in 2020. On …

The first farmers came from the mixture of two groups of hunter-gatherers brought together by a dramatic climate change 12,900 years ago, according to a study. Researchers have uncovered a wealth of new genetic information extracted from previously discovered bones of ancient humans. The results suggest that the world’s first farmers did not originate from …

SunExpress, a joint venture of Turkish Airlines and Lufthansa, is strengthening its position as Izmir’s main carrier with increased capacity and frequency. The airline reaches the biggest network expansion in Izmir with a total of 8 new routes and 4000 additional flights in the summer of 2022. Speaking at the press conference in Izmir, Max …

German artist Almut Wegner was literally mesmerized by the historical, cultural and natural beauty of Cappadocia after visiting the site as a tourist some 32 years ago. Settling in the area following this visit, she has been creating art in her home here with much admiration and inspiration ever since. Trained in painting and theater …

Imagine the shock on the faces of Cambodian fishermen when they pulled a 4-meter-long (13-foot-long) giant freshwater stingray weighing 180 kilograms (396 pounds) out of the water, all by mistake because they didn’t want to snag the endangered animal on the Mekong, scientists said Wednesday. The female leviathan, one of Southeast Asia’s largest and rarest …

Trabzonspor’s double domestic dream went up in smoke after Kayserispor beat the new Süper Lig champions 4-2 in the Turkish Cup semi-final second leg on Tuesday. With the win, hosts Kayserispor clinched their first ticket to the Turkish Cup final since 2008, with a 4-3 aggregate victory. Overnight, however, Trabzonspor had drawn first blood. Anthony …

Google has agreed to pay more than 300 publishers in Germany, France and four other European Union countries for their news and will roll out a tool to make it easier for others to sign up, the company told Reuters. The move, which will be publicly announced later on Wednesday, follows the adoption three years …

Abdullah Bozkurt/Stockholm The recent designation by the US Treasury of an Islamic State financier based in Turkey reveals the failure of the repression of terrorist organizations by the Islamist government of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. On Tuesday, the Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) appointed Muhammad Dandi Adhiguna, (alias Adhiguna Lesmana Dandi), an …

The number of unemployed in Turkey rose by 0.4 percentage points to 11.5% in March, the country’s statistics authority said on Tuesday. The number of unemployed people aged 15 and over rose by 153,000 to nearly 3.9 million in March, compared with the previous month, the Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat) said. A seasonally adjusted measure …

The mass death of flamingos last year on parched parts of Lake Tuz in central Turkey had raised concerns about the welfare of birds already at risk due to climate change. But a bird count and projections show flamingos can safely call Turkey’s second-largest lake again. A census shows that 1,877 flamingos were born in …

Mother’s Day is a happy bonding time for many parents and children. For others who have overcome difficulties, it is a time to remember their enduring love. Some mothers dream of having children taken from them by the terrorist group PKK while others reflect on the happy times spent with children to whom they may …

Anatolia has always hosted many important routes that connect trade routes and distant territories with each other, allowing different civilizations and cultures to meet. Some roads in the region crossed cities, mountains and hills from east to west, or vice versa, and offered different views to travelers throughout history. During the Seljuk state, there was …

ISTANBUL Florists had one of the busiest days of the year as Turkey celebrated Mother’s Day on May 8. class=”cf”> Like most other countries in the world, Turkey celebrates Mother’s Day on the second Sunday in May every year. “Customers usually prefer wildflowers, such as carnations and daisies, on this day,” said Yıldız Çalıoğlu, who …

The Turkish Red Crescent (Kızılay) on Saturday delivered nearly 2,000 food parcels to employees of Kabul Hamid Karzai International Airport in the Afghan capital. A ceremony was held at the airport on Saturday attended by Turkish Ambassador to Kabul Cihad Erginay, airport director Abdul Hadi Hamdan, acting deputy transport ministers of the Taliban administration and …

Turkey’s Armenian community flocked to the country’s southeastern province of Diyarbakır on Sunday for the first service at Surp Giragos, a church restored and reopened after seven years. Dubbed the largest Armenian church in the Middle East, Surp Giragos was one of the victims of the PKK terrorist group’s bloody campaign in the province in …