Fatih Camii was built at he behest of Sultan Mehmet II between 1463 and 1470 and recently restored to its former splendor. (Photos: Today's Zaman) Boldly crowning the fourth hill of the old city the imposing Fatih Camii, or Mosque of the Conqueror, ... Zaman, 1 month ago
A 37-year-old man who attempted suicide today by jumping off Istanbul's 105-meter-high Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge over the Bosphorus has miraculously survived. O.E. suddenly stopped his truck on the bridge while driving toward the Anatolian side and ...Turkish Daily, 1 month ago Landmarks to switch off for Earth Hour Turkish Daily, 2 months ago
The Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge between Europe and Asia, in Istanbul, Turkey. photo by Erdağ Göknar A proud, nearly life-long Istanbul resident, celebrated Turkish novelist Orhan Pamuk was charged in 2005 with insulting Turkishness under Article ...Duke University, 1 month ago
Fatih Kanunnamesi (Fatih's code of laws) is the first written legal text of the Ottoman state. Due to some of its provisions it continues to be debated over by historians. A new book Atam Dedem Kanunu (My father, my grandfather law), edited by ...Zaman, 1 month ago
150 documents belonging to the era of Mehmed the Conqueror, on which there are few documents in official archives, have been collected in a book. World Bulletin/News Desk Representations of 150 documents belonging of the era of Mehmed the Conqueror ...World Bulletin, 4 weeks ago
Some of the students who are taking part in this year's International Turkish Olympiads pose for photos while one of them speaks to a reporter at Atatürk Olympic Stadium in İstanbul on Wednesday. (Photo: Cihan) 22 May 2013 /TODAY'S ZAMAN, ...Zaman, 1 day ago
Sunday 0 0 0 0 email@example.com Throughout history, the essential human struggle has always found its basis in the clash between tyranny and justice. Essential elements of society, such as positive and negative rights, belief, enterprise and ...Zaman, 5 days ago
By: Matthew E. Bunson ------------------------------ On August 14, 1480, a massacre was perpetrated on a hill just outside the city of Otranto, in southern Italy. Eight hundred of the city's male inhabitants were taken to a place called the Hill of ...Groong, 1 week ago
New Pakistan: Bring in Pukhtoonkhawa 'Avicenna, Averroes, Farabi, Kindi, and Marii,' instead of 'Takfiri Salfists.'
Break the yoke of ignorance. Change the syllabus of 'Madrassas' in Pukhtoonkhawa bring in Avicenna, Averroes, Farabi, Kindi, and Marii, and debauched reason of Ibn Tamiyyah The Arabs revived Greek philosophy and it was through Kindi, Farabi, ...Newsvine, 1 week ago
The Eskishehir province of Turkey will host an international symposium on May 7-8 that aims to include the Molla Nasreddin jokes to the UNESCO List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity and will bring together representatives of more than ...Azer News, 3 weeks ago
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