Galatasaray beat city rival Beşiktaş 2-0 in a Spor Toto Super League game at Türk Telekom Arena in Istanbul on May 24, all but clinching a third title in four years with just one week remaining.
A Swedish woman has been shot dead in a random shooting by a gunman who had been denied entry into a bar in Istanbul.
Beşiktaş coach Slaven Bilic has confirmed that he will leave the club at the end of the season as media speculation grew that he may replace Sam Allardyce as West Ham United manager
Galatasaray was crowned champions of Turkey’s top flight for a record 20th time on May 25, after perennial Istanbul rival Fenerbahçe had four men sent off in a 2-2 draw at Başakşehir
Spor Toto Super League leader Galatasaray hosts Beşiktaş this weekend in a game that could see the Istanbul club take the last step toward the league title.
Turkey’s Beşiktaş has decided to part ways with Croatian coach Slaven Bilic at the end of the season, intensifying efforts to replace him after the last two games of the league campaign
Hürriyet correspondent Çınar Oskay and photojournalist Sebati Karakurt write about the unfortunate league final for Tractor Sazi Tabriz, an Iranian football club with its Azeri fans who sport Turkish nationalist symbols
Beşiktaş’s Spor Toto Super League title hopes came to an inglorious end on May 18 in Ankara, with a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Torku Konyaspor
The Turkish Basketball League (TBL) playoffs get underway on May 20, as third seed Darüşşafaka Doğuş welcomes Trabzonspor Medical Park to Ayhan Şahenk Arena with tip-off scheduled for 6:45 p.m. local time and second seed Anadolu Efes hosts Türk Telekom at Istanbul’s Abdi İpekçi Arena
Galatasaray narrowly beat Gençlerbirliği in the Turkish Spor Toto Super League match-up on May 16, as Dutch star midfielder Wesley Sneijder scored a vital goal on the road to the domestic title, with two games to spare
Painter Haydar Özay, son of the 21-year gardener of Istanbul’s Gezi Park, has spent his life there. He has recently finished a huge, 50-square meter painting of Gezi Park.
Turkish top flight football side Beşiktaş on May 16 rejected reports that it was planning to replace Croatian manager Slaven Bilic after a string of poor results.
As two leading title contenders, Beşiktaş and Fenerbahçe, lost two key points each during the rare week day campaign at Spor Toto Super League, leader Galatasaray prepares to take on Gençlerbirliği
The Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (İBB) council approved a transportation project which includes an air rail (havaray) system between the Başakşehir and Halkalı districts on its European side, in an attempt to improve the city’s traffic congestion problem, despite objections from the opposition
Fenerbahçe captain Emre Belözoğlu has been attacked by a group of Beşiktaş supporters on an interprovincial ferry
A probe has been opened into allegations of forgery in digital data, which formed the key evidence in the alleged coup plot case “Balyoz” (Sledgehammer)
Category: EMRE DELİVELİ
I was initially rather worried when I got invited to moderate a panel on Turkish monetary policy with two central bankers at Uludağ University’s “Young Economic Forum” (don’t ask me why it is called “young”, and not “youth”) on April 28.
Bahçeşehir University’s think-tank Betam, conveniently located in the heart of my beloved Black Eagles’ home, right next to the Beşiktaş ferries, released a very timely research note right before the Children’s Day on April 23
Beşiktaş maintained its lead atop the Spor Toto Super League standings on May 3 with a 2-0 victory at underperforming Black Sea giant Trabzonspor thanks to a pair of second-half goals
As May Day demonstrations ended throughout Turkey, police have managed to keep the masses away from Istanbul's Taksim Square by taking extraordinary measures, detaining at least 203 people. At least 24 people were injured in Istanbul.
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