Holy books were discovered during ongoing renovation of West Bank’s Omar bin al-Khattab Mosque
While American black people were still being treated as slaves or worse, Ottoman Muslim Air Forces member Ahmet Ali Efendi was the first black pilot of the world. He participated in a lot of air missions.
Prisoners of Pleven lies in the Turkish Martyrdom in Latvia Despite anti-Ottoman Russian propaganda the Estonian people have established friendly relations with the captured Turks and helped with food and clothing.
One of the most important architectural heritage left by the Ottoman's cities are the clock towers that extends from the Balkans to the Middle East.
General Townshend entered Kutu'l-Amare in 29th September 1915. The Ottoman forces withdrew and reinforced “Selman-i Pak”, under the command of Colonel 'Bearded Nurettin Bey'. While the reinforcement continued, Mirliva Halil Pasa the uncle of Enver Pasa, entered the frontline with a corps and changed the cause of the battle. General Townshend, with 4500 loss regressed Kutu'l-Amare
It is no known secret of the tremendous contribution of Muslim scientists to the world of astronomy. Amongst them is the astronomical table including data that was first set up by Arab astronomer Ibn al-Shatir that is almost 700 years old. Ibrahim Muteferrika, a Hungarian priest who converted to Islam was the first to bring the printing press to the Ottoman Empire as well Ibrahim Tiflisi providing detailed descriptions of a solar eclipse.
The council of Tripoli had earlier approved the establishment of the parking lot in place of the Serail, which is bringing anger to the city.
After a goodwill voyage to Japan in 1890 the Japanese emporor Meiji, the Ertugrul Frigate sank to the bottom of the Pacific Ocean with 550 sailor. Recent excavations and rescue operations have found Japanese, British and Hong Kong gold, silver and bronze coins.
Prime Minister Davutoglu says journey will mark the sinking of an Ottoman frigate, Ertugrul, on its 125th anniversary in October 2015.
The institute proposed a research department on Turkish-Ottomans, which "fill the gap in the department of history and civilization."
Through an obligatory course in high school, Turkish students will be able to learn Ottoman Turkish, an idea presented at the 19th Council of Turkey National Education suggested.
If you erase your civilization, you will see others advancing ahead of you in technological innovation, President Erdogan says
Prince Mehmet Orhan Osmanoglu was grandson of Abdul Hamid II, the 34th Sultan of the Ottoman Empire.
The site has been sold to a Greek company so that they can construct a hotel and rebuild the former officer’s club.
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.
One of the subjects that has stayed in the shadows of Ottoman history was the “Gaza Combats” that were fought on the Palestinian front during WW I
One of the lesser known supportive aspects of the Indian Muslim support was their rebellion and their demonstrations against the British army
The footages have offered significant insights about the socio-economic and political atmosphere of that time
The first silent movies to be shot in the powerful pre-WW1 Ottoman Empire are to be screened in a new cinema exhibition in Turkey's largest city
Gilan, located 15-min far away from Doburçan, a Turkish populated village welcomed many thousands of tourists who wants to see some historical artifacts
Shots show Ottoman troops fighting in seven different battlefields including Gallipoli, Iraq and Yemen.