Screened as part of the Istanbul Film Festival, the documentary ‘Kêl’ gives a compelling account on how the search of Kurdish fathers, mothers and sons for the bodies of their loved ones is one of justice and peace
Category: MURAT YETKİN
Discussion about the annual Ankara “consultations” meeting yesterday of Turkey’s top industrialists’ club, TÜSİAD, actually started days before, and not in economic circles, but political ones.
Category: YUSUF KANLI
Former Turkish Cypriot President Mehmet Ali Talat summed it up at an Istanbul conference: “If Turkish Cypriots are asked if they wanted to unite with Turkey, 80 percent would say no.
The no-go zone of Varosha (Maraş) cannot be opened on a confidence-building measure in the ongoing talks, Turkish Cypriot Foreign Minister Özdil Nami says
The 20th International Ankara Cartoon Festival will be held between April 18 and 20
Category: SEMİH İDİZ
Developments in Ukraine have pushed the Syrian crisis to the background much to the satisfaction of the Syrian regime
Category: BARÇIN YİNANÇ
One would have hoped that time would have helped Iraq’s young democracy to mature
Category: SEDAT ERGİN
A remarkable political phenomenon that surfaced in the March 30 local elections is the transitivity that emerged between the grassroots of the MHP and the CHP in a series of big cities
The footage obtained by lawyers was recorded by a water cannon truck
In investigations involving the MİT chief, the president will have the final say over whether he or she will be tried, according to an amendment in a new draft law
Turkish authorities will pixelate Twitter posts to eliminate all 'malicious content'
In show of support for the government-led peace process, leading Kurdish politician Yaşar Kaya arrived in Ankara after living in Germany for more than two decades
The Central Bank head has depicted a darker picture for the course of inflation in the country, saying inflation may be 'decently' above the target of 5 percent by the year-end
The German Foreign Ministry lodged a formal application in Ankara for the repatriation of Eva Balke who was caught while carrying 8.3 kg of cocaine in 2012
Category: YALÇIN DOĞAN
From now on, when “national security and the interests of the country” are mentioned, everybody will stop and only the National Intelligence Organization (MİT) will speak.
The world knows him as Mustapha Dzemilev, but he likes to call himself by his adopted surname as Mustafa Cemilev Kırımoğlu, meaning 'Son of Crimea' in Turkish
Category: SERKAN DEMİRTAŞ
For many, the Tuesday speeches of leaders as well as the language they use in public rallies could be categorized as hate crimes
The ceremonial cavalry regiment was in the spotlight in Turkey’s presidential mansion on April 16, when President Abdullah Gül welcomed his Latvian counterpart Andris Berzins with a ceremony never seen before
Turkey would consider allowing the South Stream pipeline, which will carry natural gas from Russia to Europe, to pass through Turkish territory if Moscow made such a request
The AKP has announced that it will put the final touches to its plans for both the upcoming presidential elections following a series of meetings that are expected to be completed by May
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