This year could hit a macabre new record, with 123 murders reported by July 11\ as activists slam the policies and attitudes of government officials
The declaration of a 'caliphate' by Islamist militants in Iraq lacks legitimacy and their death threats to Christians are a danger to civilization, the head of Turkey’s religious authority has said
Category: GÜVEN SAK
On the plane to Sydney, Australia this week, I took to reading Ahmet Hamdi Tanpınar’s “The Time Regulation Institute” (1961). I had time; the flight from Abu Dhabi to Sydney takes 12 hours.
Category: MURAT YETKİN
It is perhaps Turkey that has demonstrated the strongest reaction against Israel’s latest operations against the Palestinians in Gaza so far
Mayor Türel says the new beach won’t just be for women who dress in Islamic attire
Back in the day, airports were something else. They were cozier, friendlier and easier to navigate, but in today’s Turkey, they just keep getting bigger and more difficult
CHP leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu met with Muslim religious leaders in a fast-breaking dinner on July 12 in a move to break the perception that the CHP is against religion
Supported by a number of opposition parties against Prime Minister Tayyip Erdoğan, Ekmeleddin İhsanoğlu launched his election campaign in Istanbul on June 10, bidding to be elected the next Turkish president a month ahead the first round on Aug. 10.
Security at Istanbul Atatürk Airport has been tightened after the U.S. authorities said they were concerned that al-Qaeda-linked militants were developing new explosives that could be slipped onto planes undetected.
The main opposition CHP has demanded the resignation of Customs and Trade Minister Hayati Yazıcı over shady gold transfers from Ghana to Dubai via Turkey
Category: YUSUF KANLI
In the allegiant media, for some time, there has been a new rhetoric: “New Turkey, new leader…”
Category: MUSTAFA AKYOL
The Republic of Turkey was founded in 1923, after the fall of the Ottoman Empire during World War I.
Turkey should solve the Kurdish issue in peaceful terms, said Ekmeleddin İhsanoğlu, joint candidate of CHP and MHP, calling for the continuation of the unitary state.
Police in Adana have demanded prosecutors to press charges on 28 protesters with 'trying to disprove the prime minister’s statements during the Gezi Park incidents'
British author Andrew Mango, who is well-known for his works on Turkey and Atatürk, has died at the age of 88
Turkish airports saw their busiest month ever in June, serving over 16 million passengers through the month
Anadolu Agency has faced 24 cyber-attacks so far this year, mostly from the U.S., Canada and China, Deputy Prime Minister Bülent Arınç said on July 4.
A Hatay court has dismissed all demands of the arrests for the main suspect in the killing of the Turkish Gezi Park protestor Abdullah Cömert in its hearing on July 4.
On a day when five political parties have displayed yet another symbolic show of solidarity for Ekmeleddin İhsanoğlu’s presidential candidacy, infighting within the CHP continues
The leaders of five political parties in Turkey met and announced a joint declaration of support for Ekmeleddin İhsanoğlu’s presidential candidacy
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