04:02, 14 March 2017 Tuesday
The Hejaz Railway was opened on August 27, 1908.
07:27, 08 February 2015 Sunday
The historic Istanbul tunnel, the worlds second oldest underground metro, is 140 years old and serves to carry passengers between Karakoy and Beyoglu.
11:59, 01 December 2014 Monday
Old Turkish, which we call Ottoman Turkish, is a language that is derived from the values and concepts of Islamic civilization that we belong to, and enriches it and has associations with it
13:19, 16 September 2014 Tuesday
540 Ottoman sailors drowned on September 16, 1890 when the Ertugrul Firkateyni sank on its return journey.
14:27, 10 September 2014 Wednesday
The World War I-era mortar shell will be detonated in a safe region, Turkish officials said.
09:31, 31 August 2014 Sunday
A part of the building of Benghazi museum in al-Barkah area, which was built in the Ottoman era, collapsed.
09:40, 20 August 2014 Wednesday
Historic mosques in Deir ez-Zor have become targets due to the tombs inside them.
14:11, 05 July 2014 Saturday
Adana and Mersin were being given to France along with the edge of Syria. Provinces Basra and Baghdad, the Haifa and Akka harbours were being left to Britain. This way the shared usage of the waters of the Tigris and Euphrates was being guaranteed. Alexandria’s free harbour and Palestine were becoming an international region.
17:02, 23 June 2014 Monday
In its history since the 14th century, the city has been invaded by the Swedish, pre-Soviet Russia and Nazi Germany. The 25 meter high Ottoman-style minaret, found between the Dotnuvėlė river and the train station, was according to Lithuanian sources built in 1880 in a forest park.
16:53, 26 June 2014 Thursday
The flag was handed over to the Turkish ambassador in London, Unal Cevikoz, by the Turner family who had preserved the flag for almost a century.
16:21, 26 May 2014 Monday
41-year-old Ogun Sabri complained that he was once arrested by the Greek police after being suspected of being an illegal immigrant just because of his skin color.
10:11, 20 June 2014 Friday
The $9-million renovation project included a massive facelift for Suakin's Al-Hanafi Mosque, Al-Shafei Mosque and an old customs building, all of which date to the Ottoman period.
15:47, 06 June 2014 Friday
Buyuk Mecidiye Mosque, originally built by two Armenian architects, reopenes following nearly three years of restoration.
14:06, 05 June 2014 Thursday
Istanbul’s historic Buyuk Mecidiye mosque, better known as Ortakoy Mosque, is to reopen on Friday following nearly three years of restoration.
13:40, 02 June 2014 Monday
Neslisah Abdulkadir Osmanoglu died aged 89 in Istanbul.
16:25, 24 May 2014 Saturday
Moena boasts of over 320 years of Ottoman Turkish heritage.
17:42, 30 May 2014 Friday
he location where the museum was built is also meaningful. It is the exact place where Mehmet the Conqueror established his command center. Narrowing the gap between today and the conquest 561 years ago.
09:41, 25 May 2014 Sunday
A special 190-piece collection of Ottoman art pieces and Turkish master artists' paintings went under hammer in an auction in Istanbul.
17:08, 22 May 2014 Thursday
The Rise of Islam, Genghis Khan, India's Babur Dynasty, Middle-Eastern history and the Arab Spring will also be made available for history students taking the pre-university exams.
10:56, 22 May 2014 Thursday
Indians would import high-end furniture from Turkey, said the ambassador to Ankara.
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