Engineers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology say that had it been built, a design for a bridge in the transcontinental city would have been viable.
Turkey's energy minister said Ankara will defend both its own rights and the people’s rights in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan inaugurated the exhibit which featured works of the late photographer.
Known for their decorations and symbols, Ottoman cemeteries are still a mystery for many.
Muslim Caliphs almost always wanted to keep the holy relics of Prophet Mohammed close to where they ruled. In the end, the Ottoman rulers brought them to Istanbul, where the Turkish government safeguards them in the historic Topkapi Palace.
Five hundred years after his death, Leonardo da Vinci’s interaction with the Ottomans is memorialised in his designs for a bridge and his overtures to the Ottoman Sultans of the time.
Turkey's foreign ministry vows strong response as Greek Cyprus reportedly issues arrest warrants against the 25-member crew of Turkish drillship exploring in the Mediterranean sea.
The journey of a 60-year-old Turk who mastered the art of adorning mosques with glittering messages in the holy month of Ramadan.
A family as old as Islamic history itself has been looking after the sacred cloak since the seventh century. TRT World visited the mosque of the cloak and spoke with the family in Istanbul’s Fatih district.
In Fatih, as Turkey’s local election’s near, an IYI Party campaign poster with the slogan “I won’t surrender Fatih to Syrians” faced public backlash. What do people in Fatih really think about it?
Despite huge investments in transportation infrastructure in recent years, traffic and transport top the agenda for both politicians and voters.
While some young people appreciate rapid transformation in the city, many others feel there's much more to do to preserve Istanbul's charm.
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