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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
The discovery of a radioactive substance stirred panic in the northwestern province of Sakarya on Oct. 20, as a child was hospitalized due to purple-colored spots that appeared on his body.
A 54-year-old man who spent years inventing a new type of voltage device in the eastern province of Erzurum has expressed his disappointment after waiting for hours for high-level officials who never arrived as promised at a promotional event for the invention.
A total of 21 outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militants and two soldiers were killed on Oct. 20 during clashes in the Çukurca district of the southeastern province of Hakkari on the Iraqi border, the General Staff has announced.
Walnut sweets known as “cevizli sucuk” or “orcik” are loved all over Turkey, but some of the best examples come from the eastern province of Elazığ.
The Istanbul Governor’s Office has ordered the non-profit Search and Rescue Association (AKUT) to move out of the building it rented for 49 years on the grounds of problems with the right of passage, but the organization’s head has claimed the decision is politically motivated rather than a legal dispute.
The Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (İBB) will launch a tender for an air rail system to link two rapidly developing urban areas on the European side of the city
Three locals were wounded after a mortar shell attack by outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militants in the southern province of Osmaniye in the late hours of Oct. 18, Doğan News Agency has reported.
Five shells fired from the Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Unit (YPG)-controlled Afrin region of Syria hit empty land in the border province of Hatay on Oct. 20
The anniversary of the country’s founding, Oct. 29 Republic Day, will be marked, while the commemoration of the death of the founder of the Turkish Republic, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, on Nov. 10 will not be postponed, Turkish Interior Minister Süleyman Soylu announced on Oct. 19
A fisherman living in the Aegean province of Muğla caught a rare sharksucker fish, also known as a remora, on Oct. 19, Doğan News Agency has reported
A driver for the app-based on-demand car service company Uber was attacked by a passenger and his friends after he asked them to stop smoking while inside the vehicle in Istanbul’s Taksim area