Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
The Health Ministry has initiated work to outlaw surrogate motherhood in Turkey and seeks to have the relevant law changed, introducing a jail sentence of between two and five years for those found guilty of the act.
The Mosaic Road, a culture and tourism project aiming to raise awareness to the significance of mosaics in Turkey, was presented in the U.S.
The Mediterranean basin is the cradle of civilizations, no doubt about it.
Stuffed, rolled, baked or fried: rice paper rules in food-obsessed Vietnam, where diners have spurned factory-made versions for homespun ones, propping up a thriving cottage industry in the Mekong Delta.
Pop singers Avril Lavigne and Bruno Mars topped a list of celebrities on Sept. 19 ranked the most dangerous to search for online because of results that could expose fans to malicious websites.
Fashion TV International will broadcast live Turkey’s world famous fashion designer Atıl Kutoğlu’s show on Sept 14 at the Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in Istanbul. Top model Maria ‘Masha’ Adam will take the podium in the show.
Police officers helped release a tangled up dolphin washed ashore in Istanbul’s Avcılar district on Sept. 25.
Turkey’s Directorate of Religious Affairs (Diyanet) launched an investigation against a mufti over his sexist comments insinuating women who do not wear the headscarf were like “products sold at half price” on Sept. 22.