Thursday, July 18, 2019
۱۴th century mosque to be reopened for prayers soon in northwestern Turkey
The Orhan Gazi Mosque, which was constructed in ۱۳۲۳ in Adapazarı on the orders of Orhan Gazi, the son of the founder of the Ottoman Empire, will be restored in accordance with its original structure.
2019/7/16 - 22:15
Turkey anxious at attacks on mosques in Germany
Turkey has expressed concern at the recent hoax bomb scares and racist threats targeting Turkish-Islamic Union for Religious Affairs' (DITIB) headquarters and mosques. Police have recorded ۸۱۳ hate crimes against Muslims last year, including insults, threatening letters and physical assaults.
2019/7/13 - 15:00
‎ World expresses unity for Sheikh Zakzaky freedom
Releasing a statement in support of Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky, the Management Centre of Islamic Seminary wrote.
2019/7/12 - 20:20
Centuries-old mosques in southeastern Turkey’s Şanlıurfa to be restored
Restoration on five mosques in the city – which is a hub for religious tourism as it is believed to have been the home of seven prophets in the Jewish, Christian and Islamic faiths .
2019/7/6 - 05:30
Historical Istanbul mosque brings fresh hope to homeless
The project, designed by the leader of the worship service - who dedicated his life to providing help for the needy .
2019/6/30 - 18:30
Turkey renovates historic South African mosque
The Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA) has completed massive renovations at a historic mosque in Johannesburg’s Soweto township.
2019/6/28 - 00:10
Turkey reacts to appointment of Muslim religious leaders in northern Greece by state
The decree, the ministry said in a lengthy statement, is an "aggravation" of Greek "violations" of Muslim minority rights in the country's north and "disregards the rights of the Turkish minority in Greece guaranteed by the Lausanne Peace Treaty also on the basis of reciprocity."
2019/6/22 - 19:30
Attack on Muslim cemetery shows rising Islamophobia: Expert
'Racist attack in Greece isn't first, won't be last,' warns expert from Western Thrace, home to many ethnic Turks. ''The fact that people from different religions and ethnicities have been living side-by-side for centuries has been an important feature of Western Thrace.''
2019/6/1 - 16:05
۸۰۰-year-old mosque in Turkey's Şanlıurfa ready after restoration
Built in the ۱۳th century, the Döşeme Mosque will soon be open to prayers and visitors following the restoration work.
2019/5/23 - 08:56
Turkey has built more than ۱۰۰ mosques abroad
TDV operates in ۱۴۵ countries and also performs mosque reparation and oversees projects in education and humanitarian aid.
2019/5/22 - 08:25