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World-famous cat retains right to stay...

World-famous cat retains right to stay...

Europe

Sun, Jul 26 2020

The grey cat with shining green, crossed eyes, has become a favourite with visitors, including former...

Turkey and Greece exchange harsh words...

Turkey and Greece exchange harsh words...

Middle East

Sat, Jul 25 2020

The ministry strongly condemned hostile statements by the Greek government and parliament members to...

Erdogan joins thousands to pray for...

Erdogan joins thousands to pray for...

Middle East

Fri, Jul 24 2020

The president was scheduled to attend Friday prayers shortly after 1 pm (1000 GMT) along with several...

OP-ED: Why Hagia Sophia is becoming...

OP-ED: Why Hagia Sophia is becoming...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Thu, Jul 23 2020

Turkey is fully aware of its obligations towards this landmark

Mufti of Egypt says Turkey's Hagia Sophia...

Mufti of Egypt says Turkey's Hagia Sophia...

Middle East

Tue, Jul 21 2020

The Turkish leader has rejected worldwide condemnation over Turkey's decision to convert the Byzantine-era...

OP-ED: The conversion of Hagia Sophia...

OP-ED: The conversion of Hagia Sophia...

Abu Taib Ahmed

Sun, Jul 19 2020

Is there any cause to celebrate?

Turkey: Hagia Sophia will open outside...

Turkey: Hagia Sophia will open outside...

Europe

Tue, Jul 14 2020

Hagia Sophia spent almost 1,000 years as a cathedral before being converted into a mosque in 1453 and...

OP-ED: Is Turkey going backwards?

OP-ED: Is Turkey going backwards?

Nazarul Islam

Mon, Jul 13 2020

Converting the Hagia Sophia into a mosque appears to be the latest blow to the country’s secular...

Hagia Sophia the latest Muslim-Christian...

Hagia Sophia the latest Muslim-Christian...

Europe

Mon, Jul 13 2020

A Turkish court on Friday overturned a 1934 cabinet decision to turn Hagia Sophia into a museum, clearing...

Pope 'very distressed' over Turkey's...

Pope 'very distressed' over Turkey's...

Europe

Sun, Jul 12 2020

The Hagia Sophia was first constructed as a cathedral in the Christian Byzantine Empire but was converted...

Erdogan rebuffs criticism over Hagia...

Erdogan rebuffs criticism over Hagia...

Europe

Sun, Jul 12 2020

In the past, he has repeatedly called for the stunning building to be renamed as a mosque and in...

Reaction to Turkish ruling and Erdogan...

Reaction to Turkish ruling and Erdogan...

Middle East

Sat, Jul 11 2020

'Unesco calls on the Turkish authorities to open a dialogue without delay in order to avoid a step...

Fifteen centuries, two faiths and a...

Fifteen centuries, two faiths and a...

World

Sat, Jul 11 2020

President Tayyip Erdogan has said the cavernous domed building should revert to being a place of Muslim...