Writer: Syed Saqib Akbar
Many analysts believe that Erdogan's Turkey is very different from Ataturk's Turkey. The latest evidence of this is the conversion of the historic Aya Sofia Museum of Istanbul into a mosque. This was decided by a Turkish court last Friday. This court is called the Council of State.It has the status of a high administrative court. According to this court, it was illegal in 1934 to remove the status of the Sofia Mosque and turn it into a museum.
This combined massive protest demonstration organized by the parties affiliated with the Milli Yekjehti Council (MYC) and other organizations is held to show solidarity with the oppressed Palestinians. This gathering condemns in strong terms the state terrorism unleashed by Israel against the people of Palestine,,,
Iraq’s electoral commission has announced the final results of the recently held country’s parliamentary elections. According to the commission, the bloc led by prominent cleric Moqtada al-Sadr emerged as the largest coalition in the 327-member parliament. It captured 54 seats in different provinces. The popularity of this bloc in the capital Baghdad is more than other groups...
Ever-increasing relations between India and Israel has now transformed into closer friendship. The latest manifestation of this warmth was evident when the prime ministers of the two countries met in New York on 29 September 2014. The two leaders discussed cooperation in areas ranging from agriculture and water management to defence and cybersecurity. According to the Jerusalem Post, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyaho told his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi that sky was the limit for relations between the two countries. “We’re very excited by the prospects of greater and greater ties with India, we think the sky is the limit.” He further said: “We are two old people, some of the oldest civilizations on earth. But we are also two democracies. We’re proud of our rich traditions, but also eager to seize the future. I believe that if we work together, it will be for the benefit of both our people.”