Category Archives: Life

Red Light Districts at Home and Abroad: Monitoring the Corruption

They say that behind every successful man is a woman. But in politics, a lot of women, mostly prostitutes, are at the rear end of elected officials. When there’s politics, there’s sex. These two always go together. In fact, the

Turkish Social Media in Australia

Usage of social media by the Turkish community in Australia was initially hampered by the general reluctance of community members to have computers in their homes, according to one academic study. In one instance, members of the Turkish community who

Ten Turkish Foods Loved The World Over

Gözleme You will find a traditional savory Turkish flatbread and pastry dish in the form of Gözleme which is made of hand-rolled leaves of yufka dough that are lightly brushed with butter and eggs, filled with various toppings, sealed, and

Sex Slavery: Turkey Must Not Be A Gateway Country

Whenever there are war zones in the world they are most always accompanied by organised crime and prostitution. Sex slavery: Turkey must not be a gateway country, as we have seen happened in Bosnia and in so many other prolonged

Turkey’s Fortune Tellers Part Of Our History & Culture

Fortune telling is quite influential in Turkey with many seeking for their guidance and insights. The practice itself has become relatively popular especially since it is a must try for both locals and tourists alike. One fortune teller practice that

The Spiritual Needs of Elderly Turkish People in Australia

Australia, and Victoria in particular, has a relatively large population of Turkish immigrants; and many of these people are now in their elderly years. In general, they are not highly educated, with only about eleven percent achieving a tertiary education.

Crime On The Rise In Turkey: Home Security A Frightening Frontier

What do you do when you live in a country which borders war torn Syria and has Bulgaria and Russia on its other borders? Terrorism and crime come to mind pretty quickly; and how do you stay safe inside a