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Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality to Purchase The Portrait of Mehmed II
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Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality to Purchase The Portrait of Mehmed II

The Mayor of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Ekrem İmamoğlu on June 25 announced that the municipality purchased a portrait of Ottoman Sultan Mehmet II at a London auction. According to the London-based world-famous Christie’s auction house, the municipality’s winning bid amounted to £770,000 ($955,000) for the oil painting. So, according to the specialists, the painting is…

Enchanting Digital Art Exhibition in Istanbul by The Turkish Artist Refik Anadol
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Enchanting Digital Art Exhibition in Istanbul by The Turkish Artist Refik Anadol

Istanbul’s Pilevneli Gallery, located in Beyoğlu’s district Dolapdere quarter, has recently hosted a great digital art exhibition. The world-famous Turkish artist Refik Anadol and his works are groundbreaking! A Great Exhibition in Istanbul Istanbul’s Pilevneli Gallery is presenting media artist Refik Anadol’s new solo exhibition. So, the title of the exhibition is “Machine Memoirs: Space,” and it is…

Istanbul to Rejoin to the Magnificent Galata Tower on September as Museum
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Istanbul to Rejoin to the Magnificent Galata Tower on September as Museum

People who live in Istanbul and tourists from all around the world are finally going to come together with the magical Galata Tower after months-long restoration works. The works for restoration have started in Istanbul’s iconic monument Galata Tower months ago. Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality handed over the restoration works to the General Directorate of Foundations. Istanbul…

Turkey Rejoins Formula 1 Races After a 9-Year-Old Absence
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Turkey Rejoins Formula 1 Races After a 9-Year-Old Absence

Turkey finally rejoins Formula 1 Races after a long 9 year-old-absence since 2011. Formula One fleshed out its 2020 calendar to 17 races on Aug. 25.  The calendar includes Turkey back on for the first time since 2011. “We can confirm that Turkey, Bahrain (hosting two races), and Abu Dhabi will be part of the…

Turkey Converts Famous Hagia Sophia Museum into a Mosque
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Turkey Converts Famous Hagia Sophia Museum into a Mosque

The 10th Chamber of the Council of State has announced that it has annulled the Council of Ministers Decree which was dated November 24, 1934. And they turned Hagia Sophia from a mosque into a museum. Shortly after the committee announced this verdict, the Presidential Decree handing Hagia Sophia over to the Presidency of Religious…

Here is Another Turkish Summer Series: Kazara Aşk (Accidental Love)
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Here is Another Turkish Summer Series: Kazara Aşk (Accidental Love)

The summer season is here so is the Turkish summer series. Cam Tavanlar (Glass Ceilings), Baht Oyunu (Fortune Game), Ada Masalı (An Island Tale), Aşkın Tarifi (Recipe for Love), and more… They all have enough ammunition to dizzy you this summer. Yet, the Turkish TV industry doesn’t stop there and keeps ordering new productions. So,…

Top 21 Most Beautiful Turkish Actresses 2021
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Top 21 Most Beautiful Turkish Actresses 2021

There are so many lofty adjectives to define the fascinating beauty of Turkish actresses. They are hot, sexy, gorgeous, fascinating, talented, and so on… Therefore, preparing a list of the most beautiful Turkish actresses is a difficult task. Yet, we are going to try to do our best even though it is heartbreaking to have…

Ayça Ayşin Turan: The Beautiful Star of Hakan: Muhafız (The Protector)
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Ayça Ayşin Turan: The Beautiful Star of Hakan: Muhafız (The Protector)

Stunning actress of Turkish television, Ayça Ayşin Turan, keeps fascinating the audience. After acting successfully in many Turkish series and dramas, the actress is now on the agenda again. She is getting ready to amaze her fans with a new “summer romance” on TV: “Ada Masalı” (An Island Tale). The filming of the series has…

A Profile: The Successful Turkish Actor Caner Cindoruk
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A Profile: The Successful Turkish Actor Caner Cindoruk

In today’s profile, we are going to introduce you to the successful Turkish actor Caner Cindoruk. The accomplished actor has been lately on the agenda of the Turkish TV world with his oncoming TV series. In the series, Sadakatsiz — “A Woman Scorned”, a Turkish remake of the world-famous BBC series Doctor Foster, Caner Cindoruk will…

Funny Best View Competition among Turkey’s Municipalities: Who Has the Best View?
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Funny Best View Competition among Turkey’s Municipalities: Who Has the Best View?

The banter between two Istanbul district municipalities about who had the best views turned into a nationwide competition. So, the competition as we named it is the Best View Competition. While the two Istanbul municipalities also compared accomplishments, municipalities from around Turkey sent in their best shots. How did the Best View Competition Begin? Two Istanbul…