A ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) deputy has caused consternation by retweeting an insulting post about former President İsmet İnönü, one of the founders of the Turkish Republic, triggering reactions even from her own fellow party members.
Beşiktaş, which knocked Liverpool out of the Europa League Feb. 26 on penalties, will take on Club Brugge in the next round
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The ruling Justice and Development Party’s (AK Parti) “zero problems with neighbors” policy was nothing but a derivative of the Turkish Republic’s strategic position formulated by its founder Mustafa Kemal Atatürk as “peace at home, peace in the world.”
The vice principal of a Turkish high school has been relieved from administrative duty and reappointed to another school as a plain teacher after suggesting the formation of “harassment teams”
TAV, Turkey’s leading brand in airport operations, posted a net profit of 218 million euros in 2014 with an increase of 64 percent compared to the previous year, the company said by a written statement late Feb. 19.
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'Who is guilty when someone is harassed if we close our eyes on excessiveness?' the vice principal reportedly asked her students
A Turkish comedian has been detained for not paying compensation to President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan
A new wave of cold air and snowfall has hit Istanbul, as no vehicles are allowed to hit the roads without chains on their wheels
Istanbul’s Beşiktaş barely defeated Bursaspor 3-2 at Atatürk Olympic Stadium in the Spor Toto Super League week 20 clash on Feb. 15 thanks to a last minute penalty, defending its top seat in the standings.
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The new principal of a renowned girls’ high school in Istanbul has come under fire from parents who have slammed her for replacing photos of the founder of the Turkish Republic, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, as well as ballerina murals, with pictures of Ottoman sultans
Spor Toto Super League leader Beşiktaş will have a tough home game this weekend when it hosts fourth-placed Bursaspor.
Around 45 vehicles were involved in a multiple collision accident on the TEM highway on Feb. 11 in western Istanbul as snowfall in the city and surrounding regions has been continuing.
Turkey has been hit by a fresh wave of wintery weather that has caused accidents, disrupted transportation, and closed schools in a number of cities
A funeral service was held in Istanbul on Feb. 10 for Turkish classical singer Müzeyyen Senar who died at the age of 96 after contracting pneumonia
The Turkish authorities are planning to name a major new bridge across the Euphrates River in the southeast of the country after President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, daily Hürriyet’s columnist Vahap Munyar reported on Feb. 6
Turkey and Western allies need to be in full cooperation in order to defeat the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), former British Defense Secretary and a prominent member of the governing Conservative Party, Dr. Liam Fox has said.
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