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The southeastern town of Cizre has become a ghost town following clashes during a 12-hour curfew imposed for military operations against outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militants, which left one police officer killed
Microsoft, owner of Minecraft, is reportedly investigating the reports suggesting that the Turkish government is preparing to ban the video game. Conspiracy theorists on Turkish social media, on the other hand, claim that the pigs in the gameworld might be the actual target of Turkey's conservative government.
Turkish police have detained several people who gathered to commemorate Gezi protest victim Berkin Elvan in Istanbul and Ankara on March 11, the first anniversary of his death.
A group of women’s rights activists and a belly dancer have engaged in a heated argument on “the exploitation of a woman’s body” in southern Turkey.
Özgecan Aslan's father will be among the recipients of the Religious Affairs Foundation’s International Goodness Award
A judge, who is also a member of Greenpeace, has acquitted two shepherds for killing a leopard in southeast Turkey.
Turkish Combat Air Force Commander Gen. Abidin Ünal has announced that the fleet of RF-4E fighter jets will be decommissioned.
Parents are demanding that a teacher of religion classes in northern Turkey be fired after he told them they “deserve rape” for not wearing headscarf
Turkey’s media watchdog will be given the authority to fine TV channels that violate election broadcast limitations, according to a new omnibus bill presented to parliament, de-authorizing the High Election Board (YSK).
A Turkish man has bitten off his wife’s fingers in an argument over firing a rifle during their hunting trip in the southern province of Antalya, according to a criminal complaint
The family of Gezi victim Berkin Elvan has demanded 1 million Turkish Liras in compensation from the Interior Ministry on the grounds that it was at fault for the killing of the 15-year-old
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