The Sabancı International Adana Theater Festival will raise the curtain for the 17th time on World Theater Day on March 27
Turkey’s State Theater might be planning to give free performances across the country on March 27, World Theater Day, but it’s not a day of celebration for many theater professionals, with increasing oppression, censorship and a questionable draft law giving control to the state
Social media opened up a new realm for Turkish citizens to access news due to the heavy government control of mainstream media, but the state’s increasing control over the Internet means citizens are losing the censorship battle to the state, according to Aslı Tunç
The Savarona will be used to host heads of state as well as escort President Erdoğan during official visits
Category: YUSUF KANLI
Turkey, Australia, New Zealand and Britain… What do they have in common? This week not only these countries, but the entire world remembered the heroes of the Gallipoli Campaign on the centenary of the historic battle.
Category: TAHA AKYOL
Military historian Edward Erickson is one of the new-generation historians; he has developed new theses, especially on the Armenian question, against genocide claims.
Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu has opted to run in party primaries before the 2015 parliamentary polls in response to calls from İzmir as well as to emphasize the meaning of democracy, particularly when it has been losing import in Turkey
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has slammed the announced plans to establish a monitoring panel as part of the government-led Kurdish peace process.
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu has criticized the leaders of the main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) and the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) over their recent statements on the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli Campaign
Turkish officials have marked the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli Victory, the battle that marked a turnaround against the Allied Forces in favor of the Turks during World War I.
Turkey is second in the world in terms of the amount of content restricted on Facebook due to government requests
Azerbaijan Airlines and Turkish Airlines have signed a codeshare agreement on routes between Azerbaijan and Turkey effective from March 29.
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has pointed to defamation laws protecting modern Turkey’s founder Mustafa Kemal Atatürk as an example of the 'different legal and cultural environments' in which the world’s largest social network operates.
Historian Erhan Afyoncu’s new book on the Tomb of Süleyman Shah has just been released. The book, which is published by the Üsküdar Municipality’s press department, was introduced to the public on March 11
Bedrettin Dalan, one of the fugitive suspects in the Ergenekon coup plot case, returned to Turkey, after his arrest warrant was dropped
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has stated that a unit to monitor developments in cases of violence against women in Turkish society would be formed under the presidency, while charging elected village chiefs (muhtars) with the task of looking out for women subjected to violence in their constituencies
The Turkish government has replaced a large number of senior bureaucrats, with a series of related decrees being published in the Official Gazette on March 6.
Category: MURAT YETKİN
A day before meeting with Turkish President Tayyip Erdoğan in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia’s new King Salman met with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, in a move that none of the parties want to correlate with a U.S.-supported move by the Saudis to form an anti-Iranian, Sunni front in the region
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has used the Savarona, the official yacht of the founder of the Turkish Republic, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, for the first time ever to host a foreign leader
Category: GİLA BENMAYOR
The Southeastern Anatolia Project, known as GAP, which started toward the end of the 1970s as “Turkey’s biggest development” project, is a never-ending story for most of us.
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