Texas has a superb 76 species of snakes

National Snake Day was Friday July 16, but it wasn’t until recently that I discovered a very interesting fact. According to the Texas Parks and Wildlife FAQ page, Lone Star State, although the exact number of species is difficult to determine, “has 76 amazing species of snakes.” If you include …

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Rich Turks Boost Consumption Amid Soaring Inflation

Home and car sales have increased and shopping malls and entertainment venues appear to be quite buzzing in Turkey, even as steadfast inflation and widespread unemployment continue to haunt the country’s struggling economy. What about this seemingly contradictory trend? Are Turks throwing barbecues on the flames of inflation? Soaring prices …

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Senior Turkish officials celebrate Eid al-Adha

Senior Turkish officials on Monday released messages to mark the Islamic holiday of Qurban Bayram, also known as Eid al-Adha. In his message to mark the holiday, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said he hoped the bayram would bring peace to the world. “I pray to God that Saint Qurban Bayram …

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