Category: Lifestyle

2,000 year-old Roman summer home discovered in southern Turkey

2,000 year-old Roman summer home discovered in southern Turkey

Archaeologists in Turkey’s southern Burdur province have discovered a 2,000 year-old summer palace belonging to a Roman emperor, reports said on Tuesday. The...

Colorless coffee promises not to stain your teeth

Colorless coffee promises not to stain your teeth

Two brothers in Britain have come up with a new formula that makes it the world’s “first colorless coffee drink.” Brothers David and Adam Nagy said the...

Turkish Cittaslow member Eğirdir turns waste into works of art

Turkish Cittaslow member Eğirdir turns waste into works of art

The town of Eğirdir, which is located in Turkey’s Mediterranean region of Isparta and is a member of the “Cittaslow” movement, collects waste in a...

Vietnam city turns into graffiti canvas

Vietnam city turns into graffiti canvas

VIETNAM: Shrouded by fumes and surrounded by spray cans, Vietnamese graffiti artist Kong conjures his latest masterpiece, a monkey clutching an aerosol, a...

Turkish and Syrian women produce 'Harran house' trinkets

Turkish and Syrian women produce ‘Harran house’ trinkets

Turkish and Syrian women have come together to create ceramic models of the famous “beehive houses” found in the Harran district of southeastern...

Ancient Roman tunnel in Turkey's Hatay to attract tourists

Ancient Roman tunnel in Turkey’s Hatay to attract tourists

Efforts are underway to boost tourism near the site of an ancient water tunnel from the Roman period, located in Turkey’s southern Hatay province, which has...

Baby girl born mid-air on Turkish Airlines flight to Istanbul

Baby girl born mid-air on Turkish Airlines flight to Istanbul

A French woman successfully gave birth mid-flight on a Turkish Airlines flight on Friday as it was on way from Conakry to Istanbul with help of cabin crew. Guinean Diaby...

Tobacco smoking deaths up by 5 pct in the past decades throughout the world: study

Tobacco smoking deaths up by 5 pct in the past decades throughout the world: study

The percentage of men and women who use tobacco every day has dropped in most nations since 1990, but the total number of smokers and tobacco-related deaths has...

Ireland ‘leads the world in Islamic values as Muslim states lag’

Ireland ‘leads the world in Islamic values as Muslim states lag’

The Holy Quran’s teachings are better represented in Western societies than in Islamic countries, which have failed to embrace the values of their own faith in...

Billionaire Warren Buffet becomes face of Coke in China

Billionaire Warren Buffet becomes face of Coke in China

BEIJING: The likeness of billionaire Warren Buffett is gracing Cherry Coke cans in China, where the company’s largest investor enjoys a legendary reputation. Coca-Cola...