Bible thought to be thousand of years old found in Turkey’s Balikesir

A Bible written on deerskin and thought to be thousands of years old is seen after it has emerged in Bandirma, in the province...

Turkish leaders praise new Izmit Bay Bridge

Turkish leaders have visited Thursday the Izmit Bay Bridge, or "Osman Gazi" as announced Thursday, which is to be the fourth-longest suspension bridge in...

Russian volleyball teams cancel games in Turkey

Two clubs pull out of Champions League games in Ankara, Izmir following shooting down of Russian jet ANKARA - Two Russian volleyball sides have canceled...

Suspected cyber attack on German Patriot missiles

 German soldiers check military vehicles following the Patriot missiles, stationed on the Turkish side of the border under the Nato pact received ‘unexplained commands’...

Erdogan: Iran, Turkey should work together

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani hold a joint news conference ANKARA – Turkey and Iran should lead the way to ending...

Millions of Istanbulites let the train take the strain

More than 477 million people used the city's rail systems in 2014, a rise of 75 million on the preceding year. ISTANBUL - Istanbul has seen...

Gallipoli martyr’s diary reveals the horror of war

Unearthed in 2012, the war diary of 21-year-old Lt. Ibrahim Naji shocks, compels and captivates. ANKARA - "Whoever finds this notebook should send it to...

Football: Fenerbahce fail to claim top of league

Fenerbahce draw against Gaziantepspor, 2-2 ANKARA - Fenerbahce have failed to claim the top spot of Turkey's top football division, drawing against Gaziantepspor 2-2 in an away...

Turkey, Japan commemorate 1890 goodwill journey

Ceremony in Kushimoto town marks sinking of Ottoman frigate Ertugrul on goodwill voyage to Japan 125 years ago KUSHIMOTO, Japan  - When almost 600 Ottoman...

British pop star Adele accused of copying Turkish song

Resemblance between Adele’s new song and melody by singer Ahmet Kaya sparks debate in Turkey ISTANBUL – Similarities between a new song by British singer Adele...

Islamic body summit in Turkey to discuss Muslim unity

President Erdogan will host Turkey's first Organization of Islamic Cooperation summit in Istanbul Thursday ISTANBUL – The upcoming 13th Organization of Islamic Cooperation summit in...

IOM chief says Turkey needs support on refugee issue

Fears mounting for refugees' health and safety as winter approaches ISTANBUL – Countries such as Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan and Iraq need support as they deal...

Turks in Australia cast votes for June general election

Citizens living in Australia become first to cast ballots ahead of Turkey’s June 7 general election. MELBOURNE, Australia  - Turkish citizens living in Australia went to...

Turkish charity rescues 2 Czech women taken by al-Qaeda in 2013

Two women were kidnapped in Pakistan in 2013 by al Qaeda-linked armed group VAN, Turkey (AA) - Two Czech women who were kidnapped by an...

Turkey donates $265K to Burkina Faso election regulator

Turkish ambassador to Ouagadougou said the donation is to help the country's electoral commission to secure free and fair elections OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso - Turkey has...

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