The number of people engaged in prostitution in Turkey is estimated to be over 100,000, with an annual market value of around $4 billion, according to Professor Ayşegül Akbay, a public health expert at Ankara University.
With his campaign in crisis, U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump vowed on Oct. 8 to stay in the race despite calls from more than two dozen prominent Republicans for him to drop out following the release of a recording of him making lewd comments about women
In August 2000, a Time magazine cover story touting singles life displayed Sarah Jessica Parker and her three “Sex and the City” co-stars with the headline: “Who Needs a Husband?”
Democratic Hillary Clinton has been rewarded with a sizeable poll bump on the heels of her commanding presidential debate performance, surveys showed on Oct. 1, while Donald Trump remained bogged down by his row with a former beauty queen.
Category: MELİS ALPHAN
The idea of “co-working spaces” emerged after the 2008 crisis.
Category: MEHMET Y. YILMAZ
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan asked U.S. officials in New York why a Turkish citizen with Iranian origins, businessman Reza Zarrab, was under arrest.
Live streaming of child sexual abuse and so-called “revenge porn” is on the rise on the internet, Europe’s police agency warned Sept. 28, saying vulnerable children are increasingly falling victim to sexual predators.
Scientists conducting research off the Turkish resort town of Çeşme have come across a giant thornback sting ray, reportedly the biggest of its kind ever recorded, with a wingspan of 2.2 meters
‘Game of Thrones’ scoops up 12 Emmy awards, making the fantasy drama the biggest winner of all time in terms of fictional dramas with 38 statuettes
The protagonist in ‘El Değmemiş Aşk’ is a die-hard fan of Fenerbahçe, making the film more appealing to the fans of the team, similar to how ‘Aşk Oyunu’ mostly played to Galatasaray fans
Thousands of people marched throughout Mexico Sept. 10 to protest President Enrique Pena Nieto’s initiative to legalize gay marriage
Deaths from ovarian cancer fell significantly in Western countries from 2002 to 2012 and should continue declining largely thanks to widespread contraceptive pill use, researchers said Tuesday
Erospolis takes an outraged look at the season’s top fashions for women’s clichés, from headscarved sisters to bare-breasted Mariannes and tries in vain to determine the favorite.
As two film festivals kick off in Canada, the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) and Montreal World Film Festival one week apart, anticipated Turkish films will compete for coveted awards
Swedish Foreign Affairs Minister Margot Wallström told the Hürriyet Daily News in a written interview on Aug. 22 that she welcomed Turkey’s move to prepare a new law on sentences in cases of sexual abuse against children, following the diplomatic spat between Sweden and Turkey ignited by the top Turkish court’s decision to annul a legal article on the issue
The determined campaign of LGBT activists in Turkey has finally succeeded in breaking the silence on the murder of Hande Kader, a transgender sex worker whose body was burnt and mutilated in Istanbul
Category: ERTUĞRUL ÖZKÖK
The statement belongs to prominent historian Professor İlber Ortaylı. “There has been a coup in Turkey. We did not do a French revolution.”
What twisted logic enforces a hierarchy among the victims and causes us to take some victims of violence to heart but push others away?
Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallström has stood behind her recent tweets claiming that Turkey recently legalized sex with children, which led to diplomatic tension between Ankara and Stockholm
Category: MURAT YETKİN
The Syrian town of Manbij was taken back from the Islamic State of Iraq and Levant (ISIL) in the late afternoon of Aug. 12
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