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      • With a net fortune of 1.7 billion dollars, the US-based yogurt mogul Ulukaya was listed as the 1234th richest person in the world, making him also the wealthiest Kurd.
      Two Kurds among world's richest
      • Despite Iraq passing a bill for the 2017 budget in early December 2016 where Peshmerga’s share was discussed, the forces have not received a penny from Baghdad.
      Three months after 2017 Iraqi budget approval, Peshmerga receive no salary
      • Germany donated approximately $4.8 million in financial aid to the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Ministry of Education, the Ministry’s press office announced on Tuesday.
      Germany donates $4.8M financial aid to Kurdistan Education Ministry
      • The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) and the Turkmen of Kirkuk are concerned about the Iran-Iraq deal to export Kirkuk oil to Iran.
      Kurds, Turkmen concerned about Iran-Iraq Kirkuk oil deal
      • A Turkish prosecutor demanded the dissolution of the KURSIAD and three years of imprisonment for Karadeniz because the association's charter included the words "Kurd" and "Kurdistan."
      Turkish court dissolves business association over word 'Kurdistan'
      • Rosneft oil company on Tuesday reported they had signed a cooperation agreement with the Kurdistan Region during the International Petroleum (IP) week conference in London, England.
      Russian Rosneft signs 'offtake contract' with Kurdistan in oil sector
      • The Kurdistan Region on Friday hosted its first horse hurdling competition with the participation of 10 countries including teams from the Region.
      Kurdistan’s equestrians participate in Erbil’s first hurdling competition
      • A Turkish public prosecutor's demand of retrial followed Naki's acquittal from terrorism related charges four months ago.
      Turkey court to retry Kurdish footballer Deniz Naki
      • American wrestlers were surprised by the warm welcome they received in Kermanshah (Kermashan), Iran’s Kurdistan, this week after the initial ban.
      American wrestlers warmly welcomed in Iran's Kurdistan
      • After his latest victory on Feb. 11, a Kurdish Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter said the support from the Kurdish community was “humbling.”
      Kurdish MMA fighter: Support from Kurds ‘humbling’
      • Kurdish footballer Mahmoud Dahoud who has been linked with a move to English club Liverpool may head to Borussia Dortmund instead.
      Kurdish footballer to join Dortmund despite Liverpool interest
      • A Kurdish footballer in Turkey faces a potential five-year prison sentence for comments he shared on his social media accounts.
      Kurdish footballer faces prison sentence for ‘terror’ statements
      • Kurds in Saint Petersburg, Russia, organized an event to celebrate Newroz, Kurdish New Year, and introducing Kurdish culture and tradition to Russians.
      PHOTOS: Kurds introduce culture, tradition in Saint Petersburg
      • She has collaborated with Yo Yo Ma and Silk Road Ensemble, Iranian kamancheh player Kayhan Kalhor, and Syrian clarinetist Kinan Azmeh.
      Kurdish singer awarded by distinguished American music college
      • A group of Kurdish youth volunteers plan to hold a TEDxNishtiman event in an aim to raise solution-based ideas for cultural, political, and economic issues.
      TEDxNishtiman to inspire youths in Kurdistan with 'ideas worth spreading'
      • The project of standardizing the Islamic call to prayer (Adhan) needs to be studied in detail by the Ministry of Endowments and Religious Affairs before a decision is made, said an official from the Ministry on Saturday.
      KRG considers standardizing Islamic Adhan using electronic version
      • "24 years ago, the morning after the opening day in autumn, the police took down its signboard from the building because it contained the word Kurdish."
      Turkey shutters Kurdish language institute
      • There will be no public celebrations for the New Year in Erbil Province due to the Islamic State (IS) war and financial crisis, the Governor said on Saturday.
      No public events in Erbil to celebrate New Year: Governor