Monday, 13 May, 2024

Category: PERSPECTIVES


Oruc Guvenc inherited the centuries-old art of therapeutic Sufi music from his mentor. And he helped the sick heal until the last phases of his life. BERLIN/ISTANBUL–It may come as a surprise to some that the Ottoman Turks pioneered the Read more…


The Russian president’s biggest mistake is imagining he can control two nations at once. Kiev’s story of resisting Russian military aggression has won support from around the world. Putin’s lies about Ukraine are not as powerful as the facts Ukraine Read more…


Yusuf Adamu, who was kidnapped by the armed group in Nigeria, talks about his experience with TRT World. Yusuf Adamu, a 22-year old student, was on the road with his uncle on 26 February. The plan was to go home Read more…


The metaverse will be the most god-like technology we have ever seen and our “medieval institutions” are already struggling to understand the elements of it. In the final days of October, Mark Zuckerberg announced that Facebook was changing its name Read more…


British singers Lipa and Ora champion various causes related to Kosovo statehood, including adding it to Apple Maps. While watching Rita Ora’s "BIG" music video for the first time this past spring, the brutalist architecture in the background struck me Read more…


Although a tourist trap since the end of the war, this Bosnian hinterland still serves a serious purpose, attracting till today people of a religious cast, wishing to make prayers at the tomb of one of the Balkans greatest Sufi Read more…


Jack Dorsey believes it will, but it’s a conclusion that is out of step with reality. Jack Dorsey is an enigma. Part sorcerous shaman, part Big Tech bro, very little is known about the ex-Twitter CEO, a man who keeps Read more…


Bulgarians welcome the month of March by wearing a bracelet of red and white yarn, which symbolises health, happiness, purity and blood. While children in the Western world face the cruel reality by discovering the hidden “truth” about Santa, kids Read more…


Islam provides women with education rights, financial independence, unilateral divorce, and guarantees their dignity, and the Taliban should follow these principles if they are sincere. After the culmination of the United States' longest war, Kabul fell to the Taliban on Read more…


A British-Nigerian medical student shares her ordeal of navigating dangerous routes in a bid to leave the country devastated by war. As told to Adama Juldeh Munu “Trying to leave towards the Polish border today.” These were the first words Read more…