Awal Muharram celebrates the beginning of the Islamic New Year.
The treaty on the prohibition of nuclear weapons was adopted by 122 countries at the United Nations in July following negotiations led by Austria, Brazil, Mexico, South Africa and New Zealand.
Monthly index sees decline of 3.4 pct, according to Turkish Statistical Institute
BIST 100 index decreases 0.31 pct while US dollar/Turkish lira rate rose to 3.51
Families will be allowed into the King Fahd stadium in Riyadh, used mostly for football matches, and seated separately from single men to mark the kingdom's 87th National Day this weekend.
Here are the main topics World Bulletin's English Desk plans to cover on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017
Bounty may continue to rise in president's effort to capture "ninja cops"
Igbo group denies they are violent, want to create a separate homeland for their people
Erdogan attends Fashion for Development event during UN General Assembly
Deputy chief justice Philomena Mwilu described "disturbing, if not startling, revelations" about the conduct of the Independent Elections and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) and singled it out for ignoring a Supreme Court order to open up its computer servers after opposition allegations of hacking.
The rival demonstrations in Lome came after the opposition boycotted a vote Tuesday on constitutional reform which would have included a presidential term limit.
Far-right party has struggled since Marine Le Pen lost May's presidential race to Emmanuel Macron
British police arrest teenage male in connection with bomb attack which injured 30 in London Underground train on Friday
President Emmanuel Macron says UN Security Council must condemn genocide, ethnic cleansing in Myanmar
Six months after beginning the two-year process of withdrawing Britain from the European Union, the Conservative leader has yet to set out in detail what she wants from the divorce.