Botaş lowers gas flow to industry, power stations

Turkey's Petroleum Pipeline Corporation (Botaş) has lowered natural gas flow to large industrial sites and power stations by 40 percent because of a disruption in pipeline gas imports from Iran.

The national pipeline company has taken all neceassary measures for households not be affected by the shortage, a statement released in the evening on Jan. 20 said.

Building of Turkish daily, broadcaster attacked in Istanbul

A group of people marching from Istanbul's Mecidiyeköy neighborhood to the Be?ikta? district to condemn terror, after three deadly attacks killed a total of 30 Turkish security officers in in Turkey's eastern provinces in just three days, began protesting the media group which includes daily Sabah and private broadcaster ATV while in front of their common building late Sept. 8.

Turkish artist mesmerizes with 'clone' GIFs

Turkish artist Erdal ?nci?s ?Clones Project? video series can be visited at Zorlu PSM in Istanbul until Aug. 28.

Here are 10 of ?nci?s mesmerizing GIFs which he shot and ?cloned? in Turkey, originally published on

1) Fountain of Sultan Ahmed III (Istanbul)

2) Istiklal Avenue (Istanbul)

3) Taksim Square (Istanbul)

4) Galata Tower  (Istanbul)