Turkey Mon, 19 Aug 2019 12:03:04 ZTurkish convoy attacked in Syria, three civilians killed: Defense ministry
An airstrike killed three civilians and injured 12 others during a transfer to Turkey's observation point in Syria's Idlib, the Turkish Defense Ministry said on Aug. 19. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 06:14:00 ZDiyarbakır, Van and Mardin mayors dismissed over alleged terror links
The Turkish Interior Ministry on Aug. 19 dismissed three mayors in eastern Turkey over alleged terror links. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 06:11:30 ZFirefighters battling to put out forest fires in Turkey
Firefighters are battling to contain forest fires that erupted in southwestern and western Turkey on Aug. 18.Mon, 19 Aug 2019 09:32:53 ZWorld stage presence possible with a say in space: Expert
Hüseyin Yıldırım, chairman of the newly founded Turkish Space Agency, has told daily Hürriyet that whoever does not have a say in space in 10 years will similarly not have a say in how the world functions.Sun, 18 Aug 2019 21:05:00 ZBlue voyage on turquoise coasts
When famous Turkish Poet Bedri Rahmi Eyüboğlu went on a blue cruise in the 1950s with his literary colleagues, he described it as “a fairytale, untold, unwritten, unillustrated…”
Turkey Istanbul Wed, 03 Apr 2019 21:37:16 +0200Çamlıca Tower rising as Istanbul's newest landmark
A radio-TV tower on Istanbul's Asian side nears the end of construction, preparing to give a unique view of the city to visitors. Work is set to be completed this week on a section of the tower to be used...Click To ContinueTue, 02 Apr 2019 22:30:54 +0200Taxi driver jailed for scamming tourist
An Istanbul taxi driver has been sentenced to a year and four months in prison for scamming a Thai tourist. Birol Topal was detained last year but released pending trial following a complaint by Thai national...Click To ContinueTue, 02 Apr 2019 13:31:03 +0200Suspects in Istanbul building collapse face up to 15 years in prison
Three suspects, including the project manager of the Yeşilyurt Apartment building that collapsed in Istanbul in February, killing 21 people, have been charged with causing death by neglect.
Prosecutors...Click To ContinueMon, 25 Mar 2019 09:30:27 +0200Maher Zain pays tribute to NZ terror victims at Istanbul concert
The Lebanese-born Swedish Ramp;B singer Maher Zain performed in Istanbul on Sunday night, singing a collection of English, Arabic and Turkish songs, including a tribute to the victims of the New Zealand...Click To ContinueTue, 19 Mar 2019 14:15:28 +0200Stray cat bullies passersby in front of Istanbul supermarket
A mischievous stray cat bullying passersby in front of a supermarket in Istanbul became a social media hit after security footage was published online.
The video of the feline, who picked on men and...Click To Continue
Turkey Nation Tue, 09 Apr 2019 10:57:37 +02001,500-year-old Egyptian amulet books recovered in southwest Turkey's Denizli
Turkish police seized two 1,500-year-old Egyptian-origin books from smugglers in southwestern Turkey's Denizli province.
Denizli Police Department's Anti-Smuggling and Organized Crime Branch teams found...Click To ContinueMon, 08 Apr 2019 20:32:35 +020026 sentenced to life over FETÖ's 2016 coup attempt
A court in Ankara handed down life sentences yesterday to 26 former military officers for the 2016 coup attempt blamed on military infiltrators of the terrorist group FETÖClick To ContinueMon, 08 Apr 2019 20:32:17 +0200Istanbul murder linked to mafia feud
The brother of a suspected mobster standing trial for the murder of an alleged drug baron's daughter, was killed in Istanbul's upscale Bağdat Avenue late Sunday. The killing of İlhan Ünğan is the latest...Click To ContinueMon, 08 Apr 2019 20:32:06 +0200Jinns, murder, theft: Notorious Palu family on trial
Five members of a family, whose bizarre story allegedly under influence of their son-in-law glued millions to screens last year, appeared before a court yesterday on charges of murder and theft.The Palu...Click To ContinueMon, 08 Apr 2019 20:03:11 +0200How to take part in Anzac Day in Turkey
To commemorate the fallen Anzac soldiers in Gallipoli during World War I, Australians and New Zealanders set their course to Çanakkale where they will hold a memorial service at dawn, and it is always...Click To Continue