Greek photographer and travel writer Tzeli Hadjidimitriou’s photographs show moments from Lesvos in an exhibition at Sismanoglia Megaro
Category: ERTUĞRUL ÖZKÖK
Dear voter, I wonder if you know this outstanding reality… The prime minister of this country is hiding it from you in rallies…
Category: MURAT YETKİN
Turkey’s former President Abdullah Gül said through an aide on May 26 that he has turned down an invitation from the ruling AKP, of which he was a key founder, to join a rally in Istanbul on May 30, just a week before the critical June 7 general election.
Daily Hürriyet has published an editorial, addressing the continued criticism of Turkish President Erdoğan and Prime Minister Davutoğlu for its recent publications about the death sentence meted out to Egypt’s former elected president and the March 31 killing of Prosecutor Mehmet Selim Kiraz.
The Peoples’ Democratic Party’s (HDP) co-chair Selahattin Demirtaş tweeted that the dispute with Istanbul Governor’s Office over the party’s upcoming rally at Istanbul’s Kazlıçeşme Square was solved, with the demonstration to be held as planned.
The groundbreaking ceremony for Turkey’s Silicon Valley was held in the northwestern province of Kocaeli
Turkey’s Iyzico, which has aimed to provide a platform to allow e-commerce sites and other apps to easily process online payments, has raised $6.2 million in a Series B round of financing
Turkey’s Akkuyu nuclear power plant has completed the selection process of 80 Turkish students to study nuclear engineering in Russia from among 6,300 candidates
At least 25 people have been detained in the third wave of an investigation into the fraud allegations of a 2010 nationwide civil service recruitment exam, while warrants were issued for a total of 44 people on May 26
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbot raised concerns about Australians traveling to Turkey to join the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) during his recent visit to Turkey.
A Turkish journalist and anchorwoman has been acquitted of charges of “resisting an officer” and “defamation” after an investigation into her tweets criticizing one of the country’s corruption probe judges
Turkey has been fined 54,000 euros by the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) for “excessive and disproportionate use of force” by security forces against 18 inmates in an Istanbul prison in 2000
Hürriyet Dünyası (Hürriyet World), Turkey’s largest media ecosystem, is the leader of its sector thanks to its investments in Big Data, which improved satisfaction of both its users and advertisers, said Vuslat Doğan Sabancı
‘They are used to ruling the other side of the world from 10,000-15,000 kilometers’ distance. But there is no such Turkey,’ Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has said, continuing his salvoes against the New York Times over the US daily’s recent editorial.
With only three weeks left before the general elections, the resistance launched by metal workers in major automobile factories in Bursa, one of Turkey’s centers of industry, has shifted the focus to the “class struggle.”
Category: FORK & CORK
Expect the unexpected! This can be the new catchphrase of Istanbul these days. Every other day we hear of a new place opening in an unusual corner of the city; there seems to be more and more facets of this ever-changing town to explore
Category: YUSUF KANLI
There are some serious claims regarding probable election fraud. Most of these claims cannot be substantiated with any reasonable explanation. Some of them, however, are verified with numerous, indeed, massive first-hand complaints
Category: ÇINAR OSKAY
“I’ll ask you something completely besides politics: Do you think Ayatollah Khomeini was a good person in his heart?” I ask Hamed, a harsh anti-regime academician
Hundreds of people demanded that the historic Istanbul Hagia Sophia museum be converted into a mosque during a rally in Istanbul on May 24
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.
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