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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Turkey’s top election authority has ruled out a much-debated snap congress of the opposition Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) amid a growing rift within the party
Did Fethullah Gülen, the U.S.-based Islamic scholar who has turned from being the Turkish government’s ally into its bête noire, die in September, 2013?
The mayor of İzmir has been named among the 'top 10 mayors in the world' for 2014 in a ranking organized by the City Mayors Foundation
The balance of power at Turkey’s Supreme Court of Appeals is like a chess game played on a shifting platform
Hundreds of civil servants have appealed to Turkish PM to become candidates in the run-up to the elections in June, report says
The government has vehemently defended its contentious new security bill, which was postponed after being scheduled to begin on Feb. 4, amid strict objections from all opposition parties, who argue that the bill signals a return to the “police state” in Turkey.
No official complaints have been lodged over TV stations with alleged links to the Muslim Brotherhood broadcasting online to Egypt through Turkey, so no action on the issue is currently planned, the Turkish government has indicated.
Ankara has informed U.S. officials that the Turkish passport of Fethullah Gülen, a Pennsylvania-based Islamic scholar has been canceled.
Head of the Constitutional Court Haşim Kılıç has warned that regarding differences and diversity as a potential danger against the state will make expanding freedoms in Turkey impossible.
A controversial domestic security package draft code, which is set to come to parliament this week, would turn Turkey in to a “police state,” according Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) head Devlet Bahçeli.
Nuray Babacan - ANKARA
While word is going around that President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s daughter, Sümeyye Erdoğan, will run for office in the upcoming general elections in June, the names of several bureaucrats may also be pronounced.
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