Denizli’s ancient Pamukkale-Hierapolis site was the most visited place in Turkey in 2014, followed by the ancient city of Ephesus and the Göreme Open Air Museum, according to TÜRSAB President Başaran Ulusoy
Turkey has declared a day of national mourning after Taliban insurgents killed at least 141 people, almost all of them children
Turkey has made a lot of progress over the last 10 years in terms of democratization, according to the UN’s envoy to the country, while warning against 'backsliding'
Miss South Africa, 22-year-old Rolene Strauss, was crowned Miss World 2014 at the contest's glitzy final in London on Sunday, with an estimated billion viewers watching on television around the globe.
UN members pressed ahead Sunday with a vision for a historic pact to defeat climate change by adopting a format for national pledges to cut Earth-warming greenhouse gases.
Russia will respond to fresh sanctions from the United States, deputy foreign minister Sergei Ryabkov said after US lawmakers passed a bill to impose new penalties on Moscow over the Ukraine crisis
Category: ERSU ABLAK
“The two greatest tools of our time have been turned into government surveillance tools. I’m talking about the mobile phone and the Internet. George Orwell was an optimist.”
Thousands of people marched in central Lima against the abuse of Earth's resource urging ministers haggling over a world climate deal to ensure a global switch to 100-percent clean energy by 2050.
An oil spill from a crashed tanker in Bangladesh is threatening endangered dolphins in the vast Sundarbans delta, officials warned Dec. 11, calling it an ecological "catastrophe".
The gap between the rich and poor in a range of countries has reached its widest in 30 years and the trend has harmed growth, the OECD said Dec. 9.
Turkish electronics and domestic appliances maker Vestel has asked the government to impose emergency import tariffs on mobile phones
FOOTBALL & POLITICS - Saudi football clubs warn that a Labor Ministry-imposed quota system for Saudi nationals will disadvantage clubs by preventing them from hiring foreign talent
When naturalist Paul Rosolie wanted to focus attention on the destruction of the Amazon rainforest, he decided he needed a stunt guaranteed to get people looking.
The Saint Petersburg Ballet will be on the Istanbul stage on Dec. 19, 20 and 21 with ‘Swan Lake’ and ‘La Bayadere’
Category: AHU ÖZYURT
As economies grow, so should wealth and tax base. Not in some countries. According to Transparency International’s annual Corruption Perceptions Index, Turkey has suffered the year’s biggest fall in rank
Turkey slumps alarmingly in Transparency International's annual Corruption Perceptions Index
Category: MEHMET ÖĞÜTÇÜ
I was not surprised at all when reading the news leaked from the recent Brisbane meeting of the G20 Summit that the world’s top political leaders were seeking to lay the foundations for a new global energy body
Negotiators from more than 190 countries get together Dec. 1 in Lima for the last main stop of the UN climate negotiations on the road to a planned global warming deal in Paris next year
China has sentenced a popular Tibetan singer to four years in prison for calling on Tibetans to unify and speak their language, reports said, highlighting tight cultural controls in the region
Germany has become the top European destination for immigrants and asylum seekers looking better life in 2013, a new OECD report finds out
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