US Vice President Joe Biden tells Europe it is time to act on improving its energy security, warning of Russia's 'track record' in using energy supplies as a weapon
A historical synagogue under restoration in the northwestern province of Edirne will not be turned into a museum, a top state official has said, despite earlier remarks from the province’s governor
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu highlights the importance of the use of Cyrpus's natural resources for peace, adding that Turkey will be the primary user of gas coming out of the divided island
Category: MURAT YETKİN
The Turkish business community is “worried” about “perceptions” that the distance between Turkey and the European Union has been increasing.
Category: İSMET BERKAN
Analyses predicting that the civil war in Syria will not end easily and quickly, moreover, might not end at all, had started coming up in the summer months of 2013.
A Dutch teenager who allegedly travelled to Syria to marry an ISIL militant of Turkish origin but was later rescued by her mother will appear in court Nov. 21 on terror charges
The United States has transferred five Guantanamo Bay prisoners to Europe as part of efforts to empty and close the controversial US military detention center in Cuba
The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) is a huge terrorist organization making $1 million day by smuggling oil via Turkey and Iraq, warned a former U.S. envoy on energy.
The United States and Turkey have a shared interest in defeating the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) and the two countries will keep together to crack down on ISIL’s oil smuggling, said U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz.
Britain's anti-European Union UK Independence Party (UKIP) won its second seat in parliament on Friday, in a by-election that could signal major upheaval in a general election in six months' time.
Category: BARÇIN YİNANÇ
“When it comes to foreseeing the refugee crisis, I’d give the Turkish government a score of 2 out of 10. But in terms of the humanitarian aspect, I’d give it an 8 or even 9 out of 10,” Murat Erdoğan, the head of the Migration and Politics Research Center at Ankara’s Hacettepe University, told me.
Category: TAHA AKYOL
Several Islamic figures that lived long before Columbus have suggested that some Muslim sailors sailed across the Atlantic.
As Hürriyet writer and gourmet Mehmet Yaşin asked recently, where can we put Turkish coffee in the wider coffee world?
Monique traveled all of the way to Raqqa to bring her daughter Aisha back
The World Health Organization cautioned Nov. 18 that a new kind of bird flu hitting European poultry farms would spread among birds
A Turkish businessman has launched a new fur brand in reaction to criticisms over the killing of thousands of seals
Israel denounced as unhelpful on Nov. 19 a vote by the Spanish parliament, hours after a deadly Jerusalem synagogue attack, calling on Madrid to recognise a Palestinian state.
Category: GİLA BENMAYOR
Turkey welcomes the sixth most number of tourists every year.
Turkey, which hosted only 7 million tourists in 1995, according to data provided by Association of Turkish Travel Agencies (TÜRSAB), reached the figure of 39 million tourists in 2013, obtaining a tourism income of $32 billion.
“I don’t run in the Istanbul marathon. It really isn't an athlete-friendly event. Just trying to reach the starting point is a hassle, while trying to get to your house after the finish is another hassle,” a friend told me.
There is growing and widening tension on the gas issue in Cyprus. Now the Aquestion is directly affecting EU-Turkey relations and, inevitably, an already strained accession process.
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