Turkey on Sunday slammed a ruling by a top European Union court allowing the banning of headscarves under certain conditions as a "clear violation of religious freedoms", adding the move would exacerbate prejudices against Muslim women in E..
HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani exchanged greetings with a number of leaders of Arab and Islamic countries on the advent of the blessed Eid Al-Adha, during phone calls on Sunday evening. HH the Amir exchanged greetings with HM King Moh..
Once a ghost town, Turkish Cyprus’ Maras (Varosha) district has seen the first Friday prayers performed in 47 years. The prayers were performed with the attendance of Turkish Cypriot President Ersin Tatar at the Bilal Aga Masjid, which is kn..
QNA HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani held a telephone conversation with HE President of the Republic of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday evening. During the phone call which HH the Amir received from HE the Turkish President, t..
REUTERS Days after a raging wildfire in southern Turkey drove his family from the home they lived in for four decades, Mehmet Demir returned on Saturday to discover a burnt-out building, charred belongings and ashes. Bedsprings, a lad..
Tourists have been evacuated from beaches in south-western Turkey, where raging wildfires are now threatening hotels and homes. Turkish Coastguard vessels - assisted by private boats and yachts - were deployed to bring holidaymakers to safety, acc..
REUTERS Firefighting planes from Spain and Croatia joined the battle against wildfires raging for a seventh day near Turkey's southern resorts amid increasing calls for more aerial support and sharp criticism of the government's response. ..
REUTERS Fires blazed uncontrolled for a fifth day in Greece on Saturday, ravaging swathes of land on its second-biggest island of Evia where hundreds of people had to be evacuated by ferry and locals joined firefighters in battling the flames. ..
BBC A Turkish social media influencer says she's being prosecuted in her country for posting "joke" photos inside the world-famous Sex Museum in Amsterdam. Merve Taskin, 23, shared pictures of sex toys she bought at the museum dur..