Video from a US Coast Guard aircraft released Monday captured the drama of a single-engine airplane and its pilot splashing safely onto the Pacific Ocean thanks to a parachute inside its fuselage
Category: SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
An asteroid the size of a mountain is about to shave by Earth, in a rare type of flyby that will not be seen for another decade, astronomers said Jan. 26.
Show business satire "Birdman" took the lead in what promises to be a competitive race for the best picture Oscar by winning the top award from Hollywood producers on Jan. 24.
PM Davutoğlu has greeted around 100,000 people who protested French magazine Charlie Hebdo in Diyarbakır
Four Turkish cities entered the list of world’s first 10 cities that performed best economically last year while the Macau, the Chinese territory known for casino gambling, ranked first, according to a report released Jan. 22.
President Abdrabuh Mansur Hadi and Yemen's powerful Shiite militia agreed Jan. 21 to end a deadly confrontation that had raised fears the impoverished but strategic country might descend into chaos.
Istanbul is now the world’s second worst city in the in terms of stop-start traffic, according to a new study by lubricating oil firm Castrol.
The highest-level U.S. delegation to Cuba in 35 years begins talks on Jan. 21 aimed at restoring diplomatic ties and eventually normalizing relations between two adversaries who have been locked in Cold War-era hostilities.
The Vancouver Turkish Films Festival (VTTF) will be organized for the first time between Jan. 23 and 25.
US President Obama calls for a new era in US history, heralding the growing GDP, shrinking gaps, bustling industry and booming energy production that have helped revive his political fortunes
Category: BASKIN ORAN
The massacre of cartoonists coming on the top of vicious terrorism by Islamists has generated two responses among Muslims: 1) “The West asked for it! They deserve it!” 2) “This is not Islam! Islam is a religion of peace.”
An Argentine prosecutor was found dead just hours before giving what was expected to be damning testimony against President Cristina Kirchner, in what appears to have been a suicide, officials said Monday.
Sources have said the US Congress may add several limitations for trading with Turkey in the trade notes it will present to the White House in the coming weeks
Oscar-winning filmmaker Woody Allen is going back to his TV roots in a deal with online giant Amazon to write and direct his own series that will premiere next year.
Category: ERTUĞRUL ÖZKÖK
As the flight of Turkish Airlines lands at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, I become more anxious. The difficulties I endured the first time I went to the United States, six month after Sept. 11, are still vivid in my memory.
An Al-Qaida member in Yemen has said the group directed the Charlie Hebdo attack, while French PM acknowledged 'failings' in intelligence
Boston was chosen Jan. 8 as the US candidate to host the 2024 Olympics, hopeful of showing the world's finest athletes its determined recovery from the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing tragedy.
The Middle East must leave 40 percent of its oil reserves in the ground, and China, the US and Russia most of their coal if global warming is to be curbed, researchers said Jan. 7.
It dates back to 1795, and has been dubbed the oldest time capsule in America. On Tuesday, a museum in Boston re-opened the relic, last seen over a century and a half ago.
Scores of same-sex Florida couples tied the knot early Jan. 6 after the state's ban on gay marriage ended
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