Culture
Turkey offers virtual tour of 'biggest mosaic museum'
Visitors can now view the Zeugma Mosiac Museum in Gaziantep province on the website 'www.zeugma.com.tr'

Strong brew: October to bring Istanbul Coffee Festival
Coffee-lovers in Istanbul to enjoy 4-day festival on Oct. 6-9 with the theme 'At the Heart of the City'

Turkish comedian remanded in custody over FETO links
Atalay Demirci confesses to his links with Fetullah Terrorist Organization

Rio Olympics open with fanfare, environmental call
Samba and elaborately choreographed dances mark opening of games as Brazil issues strong environmental message

Turkish group launches Prophet Muhammad film contest
Organizers say competition aims to promote accurate information about life and mission of the Prophet

Heaven will direct it; correct your very self
Slavoj Zizek, in his new article entitled "Is something rotten in the state of Turkey?" published on Dec. 31 on the website of the U.K.'s New Statesman magazine, preferred to avoid criticism regarding the ethics of proper…

Seb-i Arus commemoration for Rumi in Turkey
Whirling dervishes perform during a "Seb-i Arus" (The Night of union) ceremony at Mevlana Cultural Center to mark the 742nd anniversary of the death of Mevlana Jalaluddin al-Rumi on December 07, 2015 in Turkey's Konya…

Graffiti Art in Pakistan
A Pakistani old man passes by Graffiti's on the exterior wall of a school in Rawalpindi, Pakistan on November 20, 2015.

Shopping for Halloween in Washington
A woman shops for last minute halloween supplies and costumes at the Spirit Halloween store in Rockville, Maryland on October 29, 2015 ahead of the Halloween.