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13:38, 03 July 2015 Friday
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14:41, 10 June 2015 Wednesday
Istanbul's Blue Mosque 398 years today

One of the most famous monuments of Turkish and Islamic art, the Blue mosque is visited by all who come to Istanbul and gains their admiration.

16:07, 29 May 2015 Friday
Ottoman-era banknote found

An Ottoman-era banknote has appeared after 139 years, in a lot sent by a collector in Germany for evaluation.

14:02, 28 May 2015 Thursday
Popular Syrian poet adds her voice against Assad

Maram al-Masri, a well-known Syrian poet, has said the Syrian crisis broke out because democratic revolutionaries have not been supported

16:34, 20 May 2015 Wednesday
The legend of Nasruddin Hodja is alive and well

Nasruddin Hodja was populist philosopher and wise man who is remembered across many cultures for his funny stories and anecdotes.

11:52, 27 April 2015 Monday
Spring brings poetry season to Afghanistan

Afghans welcome in spring with a season of poetry events as they look to revive old traditions.

16:56, 24 April 2015 Friday
135 stolen artifacts returned to Egypt from US

Egypt also expects to receive 235 additional artifacts seized earlier in France.

11:46, 13 April 2015 Monday
Registan historic Uzbek grand square spans cities

The historic Uzbek grand square of Registan built by Timur consists of three Madrassah: Ulugbek Madrassah (15th century), Sher – Dor Madrassah (17th century) and Tilla-Kari Madrassah (gold covered)(17th century).

12:48, 06 April 2015 Monday
Before Da Vinci Wright brothers it was Abbas ibn Firnas

A thousand years before the Wright brothers, astronomer Abbas ibn Firnas made several attempts to construct a flying machine. In 852 he jumped from the minaret of the Grand Mosque in Cordoba using a loose cloak stiffened with wooden struts. The Islamic Museum of Australia has honoured his work a real life scale model of his flying machine

14:51, 22 March 2015 Sunday
Ring with quot for Allah quot inscription found in Viking

Islamic inscription on ancient ring is first proof of its kind in Scandinavia of contact between Muslims and Viking centuries ago, Swedish scientists say.

15:50, 11 March 2015 Wednesday
Experts mystery tomb belongs to 'Don Quixote' author

According to Spanish news agency EFE, the mystery tomb belongs to 'Don Quixote' author, Miguel de Cervantes

14:21, 26 February 2015 Thursday
Turkey's CNR Book fair to kick off 27 Feb

The theme of this year will be the Battle of Canakkale, also known as the Dardenelles Campaign, which marks its 100 year anniversary on 2015.

16:59, 17 February 2015 Tuesday
Bulgaria hosts Iran cultural night

Sofia, has played host to Iran with a cultural concert commemorating 36 years Iranian revolution

13:10, 17 February 2015 Tuesday
Al-Khalil A city on the edge

The heart of the once-vibrant city of Al-Khalil is ghost town of abandoned shops, empty houses and dirty streets – another victim in the long-running Israel-Palestine conflict.

11:44, 12 February 2015 Thursday
Leon Trotsky A life in Istanbul

This weekend is the anniversary of the Russian revolutionary's unwilling exile in Turkey.

17:42, 11 February 2015 Wednesday
Romanian film quot Aferim quot confronts roots of prejudice against

"Aferim!", which means "well done", shares the same producer, Ada Solomon, as the Romanian film Child's Pose, which won the Golden Bear in 2013.

15:17, 08 February 2015 Sunday
Alice in Wonderland' at 150

This year marks the 150th anniversary of Lewis Carroll's children's book.

14:04, 06 February 2015 Friday
Bosnia amp Herzegovina 'Sarajevo roses' recall horrors of war

Two decades after the siege of Sarajevo, the city struggles to preserve authentic reminders of mass killings.

12:03, 06 February 2015 Friday
Are white S Africans discriminated against

Some white South Africans say they were not being recruited because of their color

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