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Pakistan does not recognise Israel: Musharraf

Pakistan plans to send a delegation to Israel following historic talkson Thursdaybetween their foreign ministers, but it still does not recognise the Jewish state, President Pervez Musharraf said.......

Pak, Israel foreign ministers meet

The foreign ministers of Israel and Pakistan, a Muslim country that has long taken a hard line against the Jewish state, met publicly for the first time Thursday, a diplomatic breakthrough that......

Vajpayee visits symbol of Turkish secularism

On a day when the Babri masjid demolition case hogged the headlines back home, Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee visited the Hajia Sophia shrine symbolising the essence of Turkish secularism and......

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Q. where is the royal residence turned museum topkapi palace ?
Raju:  A.  more

Q. How and when was the first world map drawn ??
Raju:  A. Piri Reiss first world map was discovered at Topkapi Palace in 1929.The map is drawn on camel skin, with illustrations in nine different colours....... more

Q. Where is Istanbul? What is unique about this?
Srini:  A. The capital of Turkey used to be Istanbul but was moved to Ankara in 1923 when the country became a Republic.First, Istanbul was called Byzantium,...... more

Good Citizen
Q. Why green colour is associated with Muslims?
Good Citizen:  A. The color green has a special place in Islam, and is often used to represent it among other world religions. One can often find it in mosques and...... more

Q. anyone travelled to istanbul recently, any tips
SREENIVAS :  A. Over view of Istanbul:Many of Istanbul's top sights such as Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque and the Hippodrome, are in Sultanahmet,...... more

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Woman Attack Istanbul Tourist District

ISTANBUL--A woman armed with hand grenades attacked a police guard post near one of Turkey's leading attractions, killing an officer in the first... ...
Finding solitude between hands

Susanne Fowler tracks Sule Gurbuz’s unique and adventurous journey from being an art historian to an antique clock restorer in Istanbul. Sule... ...
Top 5 magnificent palaces of the world

Our world has been a junction of various cultures, values, ethnicity and much more. Since the beginning of human kind, the world has witnessed... ...
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European look, Asian soul

Interiors of the Blue Mosque The confluence of two distinct cultures gives istanbul a dual identity one seeped in european aesthetics and the other... ...

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