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05:17, 21 December 2014 Sunday
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13:35, 10 December 2014 Wednesday
Turkey buys back and restores its mosques

Turkey has bought back many mosques that have been closed after a law passed in 1935 giving permission for sales and over the past 12 years have restored over 4,000 historic buildings including mosques, prayer halls, hostels and public baths.

23:34, 07 December 2014 Sunday
Annual commemoration for Sufi mystic begins in Turkey

Commemorations of the 741th anniversary of the death of Mevlana Jalaluddin al-Rumi begins in Konya

16:59, 04 December 2014 Thursday
UNESCO urges protection of Syria Iraq cultural zones

UN's World Heritage Centre says heritage and cultural diversity at risk in war-torn Iraq and Syria

14:59, 03 December 2014 Wednesday
Islamic knowledge transferred by 'Mahzara' schools in Africa

Centuries old tradition of the desert theology schools of Western Africa is being transferred to the new generation.

14:39, 02 December 2014 Tuesday
Antique book of Ottoman traveler s second Bulgarian version is

Researchers describe Seyahatname as a guide for historians who research on Balkan’s history and style of governments through the past centuries

12:56, 02 December 2014 Tuesday
Cheerful children of a refugee camp

An ordinary person who live in modern cities with comfort cannot even imagine the level of poverty people in Afgan Basti live in. For children, every subject can turn to be a toy.

10:33, 29 November 2014 Saturday
Agirnas - hometown of great Ottoman architect

Kayseri, in central Turkey, is birthplace of famous Turkish architect; site of famous stonemasonry is rich in history.

17:15, 28 November 2014 Friday
Conflict erases Libya's history and culture

Libya's capital city of Tripoli has suffered much destruction and as a result the Karamanli Ahmet Pasa mosque has been closed.

22:56, 27 November 2014 Thursday
Turkish paper marbling included in UNESCO cultural list

Art of 'Ebru' is the 12th cultural specialty from Turkey to be listed by UNESCO

16:09, 25 November 2014 Tuesday
Fascinating story of Turkey's first Chinese restaurant

The Wang family arrived in Istanbul in 1955 with his eight children. Wang began work as a lecturer for Chinese but with the low salary decided to open Istanbuls first Chinese restaurant

10:13, 25 November 2014 Tuesday
University of Texas acquires archives of Garc a M rquez

The archives span more than 50 years and include original manuscripts for 10 books as well as more than 2,000 pieces of correspondence

12:53, 24 November 2014 Monday
Buganda Palace Witness to a long history dark days

The compound which long served as the capital of the Buganda Kingdom, has also been the site of horrific atrocities.

10:56, 24 November 2014 Monday
Historic Macedonian mosque not to be reconstructed

The site has been sold to a Greek company so that they can construct a hotel and rebuild the former officer’s club.

18:08, 21 November 2014 Friday
The ancient kingdom of Buganda's unwritten constitution

Under Buganda's unwritten constitution, everything belongs to the king, who is locally known as "Kabaka."

17:04, 20 November 2014 Thursday
Ottoman Scripts added to digital library in Yemen

In the capital city of Sana'a, there are close to 20,000 handwritten works which in order to be protected are being added to a digital library.

16:45, 20 November 2014 Thursday
Buganda Uganda's 1 000-year-old kingdom

The kingdom covers all of Uganda's Central Region, includingcapital Kampala, while the kingdom's subjects account for more than 20 percent of Uganda's total population of 34.9 million

11:28, 18 November 2014 Tuesday
Ottoman Princess novel counters misperceptions of Eastern women

Granddaughter of Ottoman sultan Murad V describes strong Muslim woman's character in her latest novel.

10:09, 12 November 2014 Wednesday
Street children in Arbil opened art exhibition

Along with the street children, the exhibition is an opportunity for women who escaped from domestic violence to indicate their ability.

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