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Saudi Arabia launches its 1st international film festival

Saudi Arabia launches its 1st international film festival

Move in line with kingdom’s Vision 2030

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Omer Khayyam: Persian genius whose math, science, and verse conquered the world
04.12.2021

Omer Khayyam: Persian genius whose math, science, and verse conquered the world

11th century polymath held in high esteem both at home, abroad, gained popularity in West in 19th century through translation

Award-winning sports photographer speaks in Istanbul
04.12.2021

Award-winning sports photographer speaks in Istanbul

Seasoned Getty Images photojournalist Adam Pretty talks about his work behind camera at show of selections from Istanbul Photo Awards

2021 World’s Best Tourism Films announced in Spain
03.12.2021

2021 World’s Best Tourism Films announced in Spain

Lithuania gets first place with Vilnius: amazing wherever you think it is, while Austria gets second, third places

Archeologists unearth 1,600-year-old weaving workshop in southeastern Turkey
03.12.2021

Archeologists unearth 1,600-year-old weaving workshop in southeastern Turkey

Excavation efforts bear fruit in one of the largest cities of the kingdom of Commagene

Istanbul Photo Awards exhibition kicks off in Turkish metropolis
02.12.2021

Istanbul Photo Awards exhibition kicks off in Turkish metropolis

In opening speech, Anadolu Agency's deputy director general says event is more impactful every year