Hurriyet Daily News
Vak?fbank elated to clinch third CEV title
24 Apr 2017 at 4:32am
Learning a lot from a tragic loss last year, Turkish side Vak?fbank wins the CEV Volleyball Champions League with a convincing victory over host Imoco Volley Conegliano
?Peace Envoys? rekindle a nation?s memory on Children?s Day
24 Apr 2017 at 3:01pm
?Peace Envoys? is a documentary aiming to break the notion of ?being a stranger,? and to reminisce a nation?s memory. The documentary debuted on the 90th anniversary of the April 23 Children?s Day
Turkey plans to repair dozens of mosques in Syria
24 Apr 2017 at 6:51am
Turkey?s Religious Affairs (Diyanet) Foundation plans to repair dozens of mosques in Syria that have been heavily damaged by the country?s ongoing war, according to the head of foundation
Afife Theater Awards presented in Istanbul
25 Apr 2017 at 4:15am
Turkey?s 21st Yap? Kredi Afife Theater Awards were presented at a ceremony at the Haliç Congress Center on April 24, Do?an News Agency has reported.
Be?ikta? improves cushion over Ba?ak?ehir with tight win
25 Apr 2017 at 6:24am
The Turkish Super League?s defending champions, Be?ikta?, narrowly beat cellar-dweller Adanaspor late on April 24 to increase its cushion over its closest follower, Medipol Ba?ak?ehir, to seven points, just a week before the duo meets for a crucial clash.
New ?Valley of the Wolves? movie handles foiled coup attempt in Turkey
25 Apr 2017 at 3:01pm
Another movie adaptation of Turkey?s popular TV series and a leading export item to the Arab world, ?Valley of the Wolves? (Kurtlar Vadisi), is slated to be released in September, with its director and main actor giving a tiny spoiler that it will touch on last year?s foiled coup attempt
The Dildilian photography collection: Glimpse of a lost Armenian home
27 Apr 2017 at 12:25am
FOLDED CORNER - ?Reimagining a Lost Armenian Home: The Dildilian Photography Collection? by Armen T. Marsoobian (IB Tauris, 224 pages, $30)
Global developments necessitate reinforced Turkey-EU ties: EU minister
26 Apr 2017 at 3:25am
Turkey?s EU Minister Ömer Çelik has stated that developments that threaten global security necessitate a ?reinforced relationship? between Ankara and Brussels.
Municipality halts controversial construction at Istanbul?s Galataport
26 Apr 2017 at 4:20am
The Istanbul Municipality has halted construction at the in-progress Galataport project, which has been the subject of debate for over a decade.
EU Ankara negotiator calls for suspension of Turkey accession talks
26 Apr 2017 at 4:59am
The European Union should formally suspend Turkey?s long-stalled talks on membership if it adopts constitutional changes backed at a referendum last week, a leading member of the EU parliament responsible for dealings with Ankara said on April 26.
Saudi wins top Arab fiction award
26 Apr 2017 at 3:01pm
A Saudi novelist has won the International Prize for Arabic Fiction, becoming the third author in 10 years from the kingdom to grab the Arab world?s most prestigious literary award
Turkey?s Central Bank keeps main rate unchanged, raises late liquidity rate
26 Apr 2017 at 5:46am
The Central Bank has kept its main interest rate unchanged but continued to tighten monetary conditions by raising its late liquidity lending rate by 50 points.
Opposition HDP to meet with Constitutional Court head
26 Apr 2017 at 6:44am
The Peoples? Democratic Party (HDP) has scheduled a meeting with the head of the Constitutional Court, Zühtü Arslan, daily Cumhuriyet has said.
Turkey hopes for major defense export deal with Saudi Arabia: Defense minister
26 Apr 2017 at 6:46am
Turkey hopes to sign a major defense export deal with Saudi Arabia, Defense Minister Fikri I??k said on April 26, describing the potential deal as one of the biggest for the country?s defense industry.
May 1 celebrations to be held in Istanbul?s Bak?rköy instead of Taksim Square
26 Apr 2017 at 6:48am
May Day celebrations in Istanbul will be held in the city?s Bak?rköy district this year after authorities again refused to heed workers? demands to use Taksim Square, the Confederation of Progressive Trade Unions (D?SK) said on April 26.