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Heroin, organized crime and the making of modern Turkey

Heroin, organized crime and the making of modern Turkey

FOLDED CORNER - ‘Heroin, Organized Crime, and the Making of Modern Turkey’ by Ryan Gingeras (Oxford University Press, 290 pages, £65)

Comment(s) 1/29/2015

Haruki Murakami begins online agony uncle clinic

Haruki Murakami begins online agony uncle clinic

Japanese novelist Haruki Murakami has started offering opinions and advice on queries from fans in an online agony uncle column, kicking things off by revealing his fears over hate speech and his own failing eyesight.

Comment(s) 1/16/2015

The last tram in Europe

The last tram in Europe

FOLDED CORNER - ‘The Last Tram’ by Nedim Gürsel, translated by Ruth Whitehouse (Comma Press, $15, 184 pages)

Comment(s) 1/22/2015

Turkey’s literary dean Yaşar Kemal in critical condition after hospitalization

Turkey’s literary dean Yaşar Kemal in critical condition after hospitalization

Doctors say the condition of the 92-year-old author is critical and his symptoms suggest pneumonia

Comment(s) 1/15/2015

Book production on rise in Turkey

Book production on rise in Turkey

More than 561 million copies of books were published in Turkey last year, according to a recently released report from the Turkish Publishers' Union. The figure equaled over seven books for every citizen of the country.

Comment(s) 1/20/2015

'Davutoğlu, the AKP and the pursuit of regional order'

'Davutoğlu, the AKP and the pursuit of regional order'

FOLDED CORNER - ‘Turkey’s New Foreign Policy: Davutoğlu, the AKP and the Pursuit of Regional Order’ by Aaron Stein (Routledge, 105 pages, $42)

Comment(s) 1/15/2015

The Sun covers them up, ending topless tradition

The Sun covers them up, ending topless tradition

Britain's best-selling newspaper The Sun has quietly dropped photos of topless women from page 3, ending a controversial tradition that has lasted decades in a move hailed by feminist campaigners.

Comment(s) 1/20/2015

‘White Plume’ by Niki Gamm hits shelves

‘White Plume’ by Niki Gamm hits shelves

A new book by HDN writer Niki Gamm has been published by Çitlembik Publications. Titled “White Plume,” the book describes the story of 12-year-old Charles Henby.

Comment(s) 1/14/2015

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