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Turkish court sentences Cumhuriyet journalists to jail time
25 Apr 2018 at 12:06pm
An Istanbul court on April 25 ordered the imprisonement journalists in the Cumhuriyet case including Akn Atalay, Ahmet ??k, Kadri Gürsel, Oran Erinç, Musa Kart and others.
Turkish court orders to continue detention of two Greek soldiers
26 Apr 2018 at 12:20am
A court in northwestern Turkey on April 25 ordered the continued detention of two Greek soldiers who ?inadvertently? strayed across the countries? border last month.
Turkish, Russian, Iranian FMs to meet in Moscow
26 Apr 2018 at 12:26am
The foreign ministers of Turkey, Russia, and Iran will gather in Moscow on April 25 to discuss the cooperation within the framework of the Astana mechanism.
Turkish president signs election harmonization bill
26 Apr 2018 at 12:24am
President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an on April 25 signed a harmonization law to bring Turkey?s election system in line with constitutional reforms approved last year in a referendum, according to the presidency.
Turkey electoral board: 11 parties to run in June polls
26 Apr 2018 at 12:23am
Turkey?s electoral body on April 25 announced that 11 political parties will compete in the June 24 polls.
?Ye?im? the cat waits in line for turn in crowded shop: Turkish butcher
26 Apr 2018 at 3:15am
A cute cat, which has received global interest through videos on social media videos waits in line for her turn for meat in a crowded butcher shop in Manisa, ?kram Korkmazer, the Turkish butcher who feeds the cat, said on April 26.
Azerbaijan ?to become top investor in Turkey?
25 Apr 2018 at 8:19am
Azerbaijan is set to become the leading foreign investor in Turkey, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an said on April 25, hosting his Azeri counterpart Ilham Aliyev in Ankara.
Turkey?s parties in intense talks for electoral alliance
25 Apr 2018 at 8:08am
Ahead of a tight electoral schedule for the upcoming snap elections to be held on June 24, the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) and opposition parties continued to engage in a whirlwind of talks on April 25 over possible electoral alliances.
Transfer firm that charged tourists astronomical price may lose license: Busi...
26 Apr 2018 at 2:56am
A VIP transfer firm, which charged Japanese tourists an astronomical price for a 20-minute journey from Atatürk International Airport to the Sultanahmet neighborhood may lose its license, the Turkish Travel Agencies Union (TÜRSAB) said on April 26.
Turkish soldier killed in PKK attack in Turkey?s Diyarbak?r
26 Apr 2018 at 12:16am
One Turkish soldier was killed and four others were injured in an outlawed Kurdistan Workers? Party (PKK) attack in the southeastern province of Diyarbak?r, officials said on April 25.
10,000 decares of farm lands under locust invasion in Turkey?s Mardin
26 Apr 2018 at 2:52am
Some 10,000 decares of cultivated lands in the southeastern province of Mardin?s Derik district have been under locust invasion for the last 10 days, Do?an News Agency reported on April 25.
Istanbul VIP airport transfer charges Japanese tourists astronomical price
25 Apr 2018 at 2:53am
Two Japanese tourists who visited Istanbul on April 21 were charged an astronomical price for 20-minute journey from Atatürk International Airport to the Sultanahmet neighborhood via a VIP transfer vehicle.
Turkey to train Kenyan police in fighting crime
26 Apr 2018 at 2:48am
Turkey wants to train Kenyan police officers in fighting crime, including terrorism, the local head of Turkey?s state-run aid agency told state-run Anadolu Agency on April 25.
Anger sparked again after horse on Istanbul?s Princes? Islands collapses
25 Apr 2018 at 7:34am
Anger has been sparked once again over the poor condition of horses used to pull carriages on Istanbul?s Büyükada, the largest of the Princes? Islands, after footage emerged of a horse that had collapsed and fallen to the ground in exhaustion.
Former President Gül?s name never came up in our debates: CHP official
25 Apr 2018 at 3:49am
The name of former President Abdullah Gül has never occurred in the main opposition Republican People?s Party?s (CHP) debates for identifying a presidential candidate, CHP Parliamentary Group Chair Özgür Özel wrote in a social media post on April 25.