Christopher Columbus' arrival in Americas on October 12, 1492, began centuries of exploration and colonisation by European nations, bringing violence, disease, and other suffering to native people already living in the Western Hemisphere.
Nighat Chaodhry hopes to preserve classical Indian dance form, and with it, part of Pakistan's history and identity.
Centrally located in Beyoglu, the Istanbul Cinema Museum beckons visitors from Turkey and beyond to experience the history of cinema in the country.
The ‘Story of Palestine’ song gets millions of views on TikTok and Instagram as the 32-year-old content creator sums up historical events that led to recent Israeli violence on Palestinians.
The number of cultural and natural assets in the UNESCO World Heritage Tentative List has reached 85, with Turkey's historic eastern and southeastern Anatolian towns joining the list.
Professor Genc was among the third generation of Ottoman historians in Republican Turkey who cultivated deep philological understanding, developed sophisticated methods and engaged with the larger scholarly world.
Two days out from the inauguration, President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris took breaks from their prep to honour the civil rights hero.
Locals, archaeologists have teamed up to protect archaeological treasures in western Turkey, including the newly-discovered remains of a 2,500-year-old Aphrodite Temple.
A pre-pandemic reset will not address the planetary challenges that await us. We must forge ahead with bold ideas bound by a collaborative spirit, or hurtle towards the abyss.
Excavation has been underway at the Beycesultan settlement, thought to have been built in 5000 BC, where archaeologists have found 40 consecutive cultural layers dating from the late Chalcolithic Period to late Bronze Age.
How a 16th century naval genius changed the maritime borders of three continents, inspiring Turks for generations to come.
President Emmanuel Macron vows France won't erase elements of its history or take down statues of controversial public figures, despite growing global scrutiny of former colonial powers in the wake of worldwide protests.
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