Penalty for Evrensel ad

The Radio and Television Supreme Council (RTÜK), penalized TELE 1 for showing the image of a girl holding a scarf in yellow, red and green colours featured in Evrensel Daily’s 25th anniversary video

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince censored on TV

Turkish TV channel “Kanal D” censored several words in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. The channel’s censorship of the word ‘magic’ in the film set in a school of witchcraft and wizardry has attracted numerous reactions on social media

TRT2 removes documentary on Chora Museum

Turkey’s state-run TV channel TRT2 has removed from its YouTube page a documentary about the Chora Museum in İstanbul which, following Aya Sofya (Haghia Sophia), was also transferred to the Religious Affairs Administration and converted into a mosque