Negligence at construction sites continued to take its toll only a week after the deadly elevator collapse at the construction site of a luxurious tower in Istanbul
Turkey’s Religious Affairs Directorate (Diyanet) will hold a “Latin American Religious Muslim Leaders Summit” in November, as part of its efforts to reach Muslim communities around the world.
The new legal amendments should be overturned, Human Rights Watch says
Ahmet Davutoğlu has convinced the contractors of a roadway tunnel that will connect Istanbul’s two sides to speed up construction, amid growing concerns over safety weaknesses in the sector
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan will join a meeting hosted by Turkey's top business group next week, in a possible sign of improved relations with the group
The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) militants have gotten hold of most sophisticated guns left in Iraq by the United States, Turkish PM Davutoğlu says.
Category: TAHA AKYOL
There was a banquet organized Wednesday evening in a district of Istanbul in connection with the elections to be held for the Supreme Council of Judges and Prosecutors (HSYK).
Category: BURAK BEKDİL
In the old town of Damascus there are coffee shops where men gather over coffee, cigarettes and shisha. One feature that those coffee shops boast is the old tradition of storytelling, or “hakawati,” which may or may not be still alive.
Category: MURAT YETKİN
Ankara has been holding security meetings one after the other for the last few days in order to fine tune its stance regarding the U.S.-led efforts to organize coordinated action against ISIL
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry held talks in Ankara on Sept. 12 to shape the strategy in the fight against jihadists in Iraq and Syria, as Turkey reiterated its readiness for 'merely humanitarian assistance' in the region, instead of getting involved in combat operations
Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu has held a meeting to shape a labor security action plan, including a move to award employers if no accidents take place in the workplace
It was not a surprise that Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu declined to put his signature down on the document to commit Turkey in active military operations against the ISIL
Kerry’s visit will follow a key meeting in Jeddah, where 11 countries will discuss an anti-ISIL coalition
On Thursday Aug. 21, 2014, a U.S. Air Force F-15 requested an emergency landing in Turkey.
Category: ERDAL SAĞLAM
After the mining accident in Soma, the elevator accident that resulted in the loss of 10 workers at an Istanbul construction site was the final straw.
Category: SERKAN DEMİRTAŞ
Turkey’s 62nd government led by Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu officially took office after it received the vote of confidence from Parliament on Sept. 6.
Ankara has closely followed political developments in neighboring Iraq, hoping to renew bilateral relations with the country following its strained relationship with outgoing Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki.
With all eyes turned to Washington to hear the US’ strategy to combat extremist jihadists in Iraq and Syria, the Turkish government is pondering its potential contribution to the anti-terror international coalition
Category: SEMİH İDİZ
A popular theme for President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu and Justice and Development Party (AKP) circles generally is to criticize previous governments
The new slogan of the ruling party, “New Turkey,” is not an ordinary one. They are talking about a “New Turkey” to be led by Erdoğan at least until 2023.
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