Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu has said Turkey’s 'democracy and culture,' including its religious education in schools, prevent it from becoming a breeding ground for radicals such as ISIL
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has announced Turkey's 49 hostages held by ISIL militants for 101 days have been freed through an operation conducted by the country’s spy agency. Here are the live updates
CHP head Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu calls PM Davutoğlu in a rare political gesture
Some 101 days in captivity for Turkey’s consul general in Mosul and 48 others at the hands of the world’s most dangerous terrorist organization finished with a happy ending on Sept. 20 following the Turkish intelligence agency’s intense work and a secret operation.
Ankara relents and agrees to open its doors to Syrian Kurds fleeing the latest attack by jihadists, this time on Kobane in Rojava
CHP leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu has criticized Turkey’s leading business organization for inviting President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, with whom it had chilly ties in the past, to its recent convention
PM Ahmet Davutoğlu has harshly criticized the letter written by main opposition leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu, which accused him of remaining silent over the president’s 'attacks' on Bank Asya
The leader of Turkey’s main opposition party will watch Beşiktaş’s UEFA Europa League tie against in the stadium alongside çArşı, as an act of solidarity with the supporters’ group whose members were recently charged with 'attempting to stage a coup'
Kılıçdaroğlu’s letter came a day after Erdoğan called on Turkey’s banking watchdog to take steps against Bank Asya
Category: AHMET HAKAN
Yes, there are, for sure; but only as many as there can ever be in any broad formation. In other words, they are scarce.
Category: GİLA BENMAYOR
Last week, newspaper headlines reported the deaths of 10 workers who died when an elevator fell at the Torun Center residence, an office construction site where they were working, the site of the old Ali Sami Yen Stadium in Mecidiyeköy.
Turkey’s main opposition leader has welcomed Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu’s remarks on the levels of polarization in the country, saying he will meet with the prime minister if necessary
PM Davutoğlu repeated his calls to the leader of the main opposition to engage in dialogue with the government to 'contribute to Turkey’s march'
The Ankara Public Prosecutors’ Office has demanded the arrest of a Kuwaiti diplomat’s driver, appealing a court decision that released him following an assault of a Turkish pilot in Ankara
Ahmet Davutoğlu says he is trying to ease polarization in society, blaming political tension on the opposition’s failure to understand the ‘new era’
The main opposition party has appealed to the Constitutional Court to annul recent changes to Turkey’s Internet Law, arguing that they further restrict Internet use and increase the government’s control of web traffic
Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu renewed nearly half of the party's management to take it to the 2015 parliamentary elections, also appointing two chief advisors to consult on foreign policy and political planning
Some 2,994 items of law were approved in 64 separate omnibus bills in the last legislative season alone
Melih Gökçek has denied that the city’s tap water smells bad and caused diarrhea
Category: YUSUF KANLI
It appears that describing the pro-government media with the modest “allegiant media” description will not suffice, and we will soon have to move on to a more saddening “smarmy media” description.
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