Turkey commemorates Atatürk on 79th anniversary of his passing

Turkey commemorates Atatürk on 79th anniversary of his passing Turkey on Nov. 10 commemorated the 79th anniversary of the death of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, the founder of the modern Republic of Turkey, with official and unofficial ceremonies across the country. An official ceremony was held in Anıtkabir, with the participation of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, […]

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Islamic Tours in Istanbul and Turkey

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Beşiktaş fails to win at home against Napoli

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Beşiktaş out to overtake lead in CL group

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Turkey Marks 93th Anniversary of Republic Day

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Finishing Up and More Discoveries

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Turkey’s Eczacıbaşı retains world title

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Ashure ( Aşure ) in Turkey

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Russian charter flights to Turkish resorts resume after ties mended

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Wrestling world champions Akgul, Sadulaev bag Olympic titles

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İzmir strives to breathe life into city’s old Jewish district

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Who was Rumi? Five interesting facts

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Euro 2016: Everything you need to know

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Boxing legend Muhammad Ali dies at 74

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Tulip Festival in Istanbul 2016

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President Erdogan opens new Besiktas stadium in Istanbul

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Ebru Marbling Lesson on 05 March 2016

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Teacher Day in Turkey

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Turkish March Mozart

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Fernandão stops Celtic as Fenerbahçe fight back

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Turkish Marbling (Ebru) Lessons by Istanbul Life ORG

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Turkey Outscore Brave Iceland in Overtime

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Latvia’s Šabala stuns Turkey with Late Strike

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