Some 2,000 families in Black Sea region will be relocated due to climate change

The houses of some 2,000 families in the eastern Black Sea region will be evacuated due to flood and landslide risks, within the scope...

Kurban Bayrami – (Feast of Sacrifice)

The Sacrifice Feast is one of the oldest Islamic holidays in Turkey. It commemorates the story about Prophet Ibrahim (Abraham) who showed obedience to...

Nearly 2,000 animal fossils found in central Turkeys Kirsehir

Nearly 2,000 animal fossils were discovered in Turkey's central Anatolian province of Kirsehir. Archeological excavations began in 2011 in Kurutlu village of Kirsehir's Kaman district,...

High schooler wins Google’s highest science prize

Organized every year with the participation of students between the ages 13 and 18 from 120 countries around the world, the Google Science Fair...

Turkeys Walking Mansion reopens after repair work in Yalova

Modern Turkey's founder Ataturk's historical mansion, better known by the public as the "Yuruyen Kosk" (Walking Mansion in English), has been reopened after a...

Tired of hot weather, people cool off at Girlevik Waterfall

Girlevik Waterfall, where 40 meters of icy water from the foothills of the Munzur Mountains spills over, has been frequented by many local and...

Turkey to enjoy toll-free road travel, free public transport during holiday

Travelers on highways and bridges managed by the General Directorate of Highways will be exempt from paying tolls and municipality-run public transportation will be...

Strict measures on roads ahead of long holiday

The Interior Ministry has issued a directive to ensure traffic safety across Turkey during the Feast of Sacrifice holiday which starts on Aug. 11. Interior...

Turkeys Assos continually inhabited for 3,000 years, researchers say

The ancient city of Assos, located in northwestern Turkey, has remained inhabited since it was first founded some 3,000 years ago, researchers studying the...

Challenging plateau life for nomads intertwined with nature

As the weather heats up in the eastern and southeastern Anatolia regions, nomads heading to the highlands in Tunceli province are struggling with challenging...

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