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Angry miners march for jobs in Zonguldak

Angry miners march for jobs in Zonguldak

A group of miners who were laid off at a private coal mine staged a protest in front of the governor’s office in the Black Sea province of Zonguldak on Sept. 17

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Young man dies after touching power box on street

Young man dies after touching power box on street

Resul Pekuslu, a 17-year-old student, lost his life after touching an electric junction box on the sidewalk during a heavy rain shower in the Central Anatolian province of Kütahya

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Unrest over education in Kurdish deepens with attacks on schools

Unrest over education in Kurdish deepens with attacks on schools

The padlocks on the primary schools that were to provide education in Kurdish in southeastern Turkey were removed, while some public schools were attacked with Molotov Cocktails in response to the initial locks.

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Main opposition MP takes Kuwaiti beating incident to Parliament

Main opposition MP takes Kuwaiti beating incident to Parliament

The Ankara Public Prosecutors’ Office has demanded the arrest of a Kuwaiti diplomat’s driver, appealing a court decision that released him following an assault of a Turkish pilot in Ankara

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Turkish public buildings unsafe for workers

Turkish public buildings unsafe for workers

As Turkey debates work safety for laborers on private construction projects in the wake of a deadly incident in Istanbul, new pictures have emerged showing that those toiling at public buildings are little better off.

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Top 10 tweets from Istanbul’s outgoing governor who ‘loved’ Gezi Park

Top 10 tweets from Istanbul’s outgoing governor who ‘loved’ Gezi Park

Mutlu earned a reputation not only for police crackdowns, but also for his baffling tweets

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Hrant Dink Award given to anti-torture fighter Fincancı

Hrant Dink Award given to anti-torture fighter Fincancı

The 2014 International Hrant Dink Award has been presented to Fincancı in Istanbul

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New school year begins with problems

New school year begins with problems

Schools have come under attack in southeastern Turkey, where the Kurdish issue continues to be a burning subject despite the ongoing peace process

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Court orders record compensation for negligence in ferry accident

Court orders record compensation for negligence in ferry accident

Turkey's Transport Ministry and the Maritime Organization have been ordered to pay 1.4 million Turkish Liras in compensation to the families of four people killed in a 2012 accident.

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Record number of ships sail  through Bosphorus in 2014

Record number of ships sail through Bosphorus in 2014

More than 26,663 vessels have passed through Istanbul’s Bosphorus Strait so far this year, marking a remarkable increase in one year

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