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...

Russia hopes for Turkish relations despite violation

Kremlin spokesman says hopes fighter jet incursions do not affect cooperation ANKARA - The Kremlin said Tuesday it hopes the violation of Turkish air space...

Investigation launched following coup attempt, official says

By Burcu Calik and Yildiz Nevin Gundogmus ANKARA Seventy staff members at Turkey’s Ministry of Environment and Urbanization were suspended Wednesday, a ministry official said,...

Google map service opens up Istanbul’s biggest airport

Ataturk Airport to become Turkey’s first air hub to appear on Google Street View ISTANBUL – Istanbul Ataturk Airport – Turkey’s largest air hub –...

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...

NATO to hold emergency meeting after Turkey downs jet

'NATO is monitoring the situation closely. We are in contact with Turkish authorities,' a NATO official says after Russian warplane violating Turkish airspace was...

UPDATE – Assange arbitrarily detained by UK, Sweden: UN panel

UN expert panel calls on Swedish and British authorities to end Assange’s 'deprivation of liberty'ADDS BRITISH REACTION By Fatih Erel and Micheal Daventry...

Ergenekon appeal starts in Turkish Supreme Court

Ilker Basbug, Turkey's former chief of staff, claims Ergenekon trial is a plot against the Turkish Armed Forces ANKARA - The Turkish Supreme Court has...

Turkish mayor wounded in gun attack dies

- District mayor in western province of Bursa dies in hospital after being shot on May 20 BURSA, Turkey – A district mayor in the western...

PKK burned public school, says Turkish educator

Firebombing of 3-story building took place on Saturday night in Van province, local head of education says VAN, Turkey – A public school located in...

Turkey’s public fully backs solution process: Akdogan

The "solution process" refers to the Turkish government’s initiative to end the conflict with the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party, or the PKK. ANKARA - Turkey...

Turkey has right to protect its border, says Erdogan

-'No one should have any doubt that we have done our best to avoid this incident,' says Turkish President ANKARA – President Recep Tayyip Erdogan...

Azerbaijanis protest ‘Armenian aggression’ in London

Call for international community to place sanctions on Armenia LONDON - Around 100 Azerbaijani demonstrators marched in London on Sunday to protest against “Armenian aggression”...

PayPal, from June 6 onwards drawn from Turkey!

PayPal is one of the most widely used payment and money shopping platform in the world, it has announced that as of June 6,...

Pirates seize ship off Nigeria with 6 Turkish crewmen

Private Turkish tanker is seized by Nigerian pirates early Monday, with 6 crew members in good health, says Turkey's ambassador ANKARA – A private Turkish...

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The media, activist groups disapproves the assassination of paper publisher Gauri...

India’s columnists in addition to civil liberties fighters have challenged a killing of the blunt distributer for the weekly by week newspaper in the...