Lifestyle

Have bathrooms always been segregated by gender? If not, when did this practice begin?

The first gender-segregated bathroom facilities in the modern era date from a 1739 ball in Paris, but that’s not quite that simple. In fact, toilet use was segregated...

Why is The Star and Crescent considered “The Islamic Symbol”?

The symbol was adopted by the Ottoman Empire as a secular and not a religious symbol after the conquest of Asia Minor. There are multiple theories about its origins. One suggests...