Call for ban on state funeral for Turkish coup leader

Rights group says Kenan Evren should not receive ceremony as former president KOCAELI, Turkey – The leader of Turkey’s 1980 coup that saw hundreds killed...

Turkey: Two judges in custody in ‘parallel state’ case

Suspended judges accused of being members of ‘parallel state’ organization after they ordered release of suspects in ‘parallel state’ case. ANKARA - An Istanbul prosecutor ordered Thursday...

Turkish Press Review

Turkish dailies give wide coverage to President Erdogan's visit to US, especially his meeting with Vice President Biden in WashingtonISTANBUL - Anadolu Agency...

Borsa Istanbul up at close of first session

BIST-100 index up at end of first session on Wednesday, April 1, 2015. Borsa Istanbul's BIST-100 index was up at the close of the first session on...

Turkey: Gun attack policeman dies in hospital

Second victim of late-night gun attack in Adana dies of his injuries; local governor blames PKK ADANA, Turkey – A second policeman hurt in a...

Turkish Press Review

Wednesday’s dailies cover President Erdogan's statement on 5G internet technology plus an Egyptian court verdict which sentenced ousted president Mohamed Morsi to 20 years...

AK Party expels three members in journalist attack case

AK Party Deputy Chairman Celik says there is no place for violence in the party, adding that the three suspects have been expelled as...

Turkish Press Review

Turkish dailies on Thursday focus on liquefied natural gas agreement between Turkey and QatarISTANBUL - Anadolu Agency does not verify these stories and...

Pilot of downed jet with Syrian army: Russian envoy

Russian envoy to France says both pilots ejected from SU-24 jet after Turkey shot it down for violating its airspace, but while one survived,...

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,...

Russia: Concern over fallout from sanctions on Turkey

Analysts point out that Russia has much to lose from freezing economic cooperation By Zaki Shaikh and Andrew Jay Rosenbaum LONDON - Analysts from both within and...

Erdoğan : Armenian issue being used to blackmail Turkey

ISTANBUL  The Armenian issue is being used to blackmail Turkey around the world, Turkish president has said. Addressing a press conference in Istanbul Saturday, Turkish President...

Turkish jets hit PKK targets in northern Iraq

Wednesday’s raids destroy caves and shelters belonging to PKK terrorist group, Turkish military sources say ANKARA – Turkish Air Force carried out attacks on PKK...

Turkey: Suspect involved in CHP candidate shooting held

- Police have captured the suspect, Ali Fuat E., from Seyhan district’s Yesiloba neighborhood in Adana along with the alleged weapon used in the...

Turkish investment agency promotes auto industry

Only 36 percent of Turkish people currently own a vehicle, this indicates an important growth opportunity in the automotive industry in the coming years,...