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10 hrs ago | NME

Savages' Jehnny Beth criticises 'system of class' at music festivals

Jehnny Beth of Savages has criticised what she sees as a "system of class" being operated by promoters of some music festivals, having witnessed festivals where punters must buy more expensive tickets in order to get nearer to the stage.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Turkey, World News

13 hrs ago |

Blue Dome Press Releases New Book by Ilber Ortayli

The Ottoman Empire was once the biggest empire on earth, reigning over much of Eastern Europe and the Middle East for over six hundred years.


Related Topix: Turkey, World News

Wed Aug 27, 2014


The Dangerous Drug That Has Taken Hold of Turkey

ISTANBUL, Turkey-The body of Volkan Senyurt was found slumped against a tree on a hill in Istanbul, one morning this summer.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Turkey, World News, Marijuana

Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Miami Herald

Former Sooner invited to Team USA trials

Former University of Oklahoma women's basketball player Danielle Robinson is one of 27 players invited to take part in the 2014 USA Basketball Women's National Team trials.


Related Topix: University of Oklahoma, Turkey, World News

Architect Online

Four Questions Beyond Buildings

The buildings deserve to be torn down, but so do many others in that city. Istanbul suffers from uncontrolled sprawl and is seeing the construction of many such atrocities only slightly further away from the Golden Horn.


Related Topix: Turkey, World News, Princeton, NJ, Medicine, Nursing

Mon Aug 25, 2014

DFW Catholic

Orthodox patriarch denounces ISIS violence, stresses dialogue

Istanbul, Turkey, Aug 25, 2014 / 02:10 pm .- The Ecumenical Patriarch of the Eastern Orthodox Church has spoken out against the persecution of religious minorities in Iraq, calling for dialogue and immediate humanitarian aid.


Related Topix: Religion, Orthodox Church, Turkey, World News, Opinion


[ICONS of South Africa - season 2]: Imtiaz Sooliman

The second icon of its second season: Imtiaz Sooliman, the founder of the South African based humanitarian aid organisation, Gift of the Givers, was featured recently on SABC 3. 21 ICONS is a showcase for the South African spirit; a tribute to the men and women who have helped to shape our country and, indeed, our world.


Related Topix: Turkey, World News

Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

on Target: Propaganda stoked terror of militancy

One of the most curious aspects of propaganda is the fact that it is absolute in its nature, which in itself defies logic.


Related Topix: Syria, World News, Middle East, Turkey, Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi), Terrorism, Iraq, George Bush, Opinion


ISTANBUL: Davutoglu will be remembered for wrong-headed remarks

Sunday's Zaman, Turkey Aug 24 2014 Davutoglu will be remembered for wrong-headed remarks ONUR KAFALI / ISTANBUL Turkey's presumptive prime minister and current Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, an academic-turned-diplomat, will be remembered for his statements that were either wide of the mark or highly exaggerated.


Related Topix: Turkey, Middle East, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Iraq

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Youth exchange offers hope

Over the last months especially, it has become clear that better global understanding of our fellow citizens of the world must be achieved in order to foster well-being.


Related Topix: Turkey, World News

Report Published: "AXA Sigorta A.S. - Company Profile and SWOT Analysis"

World Market Intelligence strictly follows a standardized research methodology to ensure high levels of data quality and these characteristics guarantee a unique report.


Related Topix: Turkey, World News

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Times of Israel

Turkish Jewish couple murdered in their Istanbul home

Scene outside the Karokos apartment building in Istanbul, Turkey, where the couple was found stabbed to death, August 22, 2014.


Related Topix: Turkey, World News

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Daily Mail

'We DID kidnap the three Israeli teens': Hamas veteran exiled in...

'We DID kidnap the three Israeli teens': Hamas veteran exiled in Turkey claims responsibility for 'heroic operation' that sparked Gaza conflict A veteran Hamas fighter, who founded the militant group's combat wing, has admitted that they abducted the three Israeli teenagers whose kidnaps triggered the current conflict in Gaza.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Family, Teenagers, Palestinian Territories, Turkey

Inside LEGO's Istanbul Headquarters

A few weeks ago we had a look at LEGO 's Denmark headquarters in Copenhagen, now here's a glimpse inside the prominent toy company's headquarters across the other side of Europe in Istanbul, Turkey.


Related Topix: Turkey, World News

Wed Aug 20, 2014

UFC Fight Night Card in November Confirmed for Austin, Texas

UFC Fight Night Card in November Confirmed for Austin, Texas Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 08.20.2014 The fight card is not going to Istanbul, Turkey... On UFC Tonight this week, an upcoming UFC Fight Night card for November 22 has been confirmed for Austin, Texas instead of the originally targeted city of Istanbul, Turkey.


Related Topix: Turkey, World News

Big News

Turkey's Erdogan May Be Changing His Attitude Toward Jihadists

Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.


Related Topix: Turkey, Middle East, Iraq

Medical News Today

Turkish man pleads guilty to importing illegal cancer drugs

Sabahaddin Akman, owner of the Istanbul, Turkey, firm Ozay Pharmaceuticals, has pleaded guilty to charges of smuggling misbranded and adulterated cancer treatment drugs into the United States.


Related Topix: Turkey, World News, Prison

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Business Journal

Niche makes its debut at Pearl

It's become a destination boasting several one-name wonders - Lick, Cured, Green.


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Sheepshead Bites

Bosphorus Hair Salon Headed To Jerome Avenue

A new hair salon for men is slated to open at 1629 Jerome Avenue, just off of Sheepshead Bay Road.


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AME Info

Qatar Airways to ramp up flights to Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airport

Qatar Airways is responding to the increased demand for its services to Istanbul by announcing an addition of three weekly flights to Istanbul Sabiha GA kA en Airport making the route daily, commencing October 26, 2014.


Related Topix: Flying, Life, Hobbies, Turkey, Travel, Istanbul, Turkey Travel, Turkey Travel, World News, Middle East Travel, Qatar, Middle East, Qatar Travel