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The 54th Presidential Cycling Tour of Turkey began yesterday, with Maximiliano Richeze of Quick-Step Floors winning the first stage in the Central Anatolian province of Konya.
Turkey’s criminal investigation into the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi is focusing on seven suspects who were filmed near the Gulf country’s consulate in Istanbul, according to local media reports.
Seventy-six people have been appointed to the Turkish presidency’s policy councils, established after a change in Turkey’s governance system following a referendum in April 2017, the Official Gazette said on Oct. 9.
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he has accepted the resignation of U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley, who will be leaving at the end of the year.
A report prepared by an inspector at the Health Ministry has suggested the number of underage pregnant girls admitted to the Kanuni Sultan Süleyman Training and Research Hospital in Istanbul’s Küçükçekmece district in the first five months of 2017 was 158, not 115 as previously thought.
Unveiling a new set of measures to fight inflation, Turkey’s treasury and finance minister vowed an "all-out war" on inflation on Oct. 9.
Turkish and U.S. soldiers on Oct. 9 are beginning joint training on combined patrols in Manbij, northern Syria, Turkey’s national defense minister has announced.
Turkey’s Foreign Ministry said Saudi Arabia has allowed the examination of the consulate building in Istanbul a week after Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi went missing.
Venezuelan consumer prices rose 488,865 percent in the 12 months ending in September, a member of the opposition-run congress reported on Oct. 8, as the OPEC nation’s hyperinflation continues to accelerate amid a broader economic collapse.
An Azerbaijani crime ring boss on Oct. 8 was detained in Istanbul by anti-organized crime police on charges of incitement to murder.
Bulgarian prosecutors have opened an investigation into the suspected misuse of European Union funds, following the brutal slaying of a television reporter who highlighted possible government corruption.
Security forces detained 90 suspects over their links to the illegal PKK and KCK across Turkey during simultaneous operations carried out late on Oct. 8, the Interior Ministry said.
Turkey has welcomed the presidential and parliamentary elections held in Bosnia and Herzegovina on Oct. 7.
Three sex workers in the northwestern Turkish province of Edirne have filed a criminal complaint against the owners of a legal brothel for dismissing them for feeding stray cats.
A Supreme Court with a new conservative majority takes the bench as Brett Kavanaugh, narrowly confirmed after a bitter Senate battle, joins his new colleagues to hear his first arguments as a justice.
A vomiting passenger was about to force a Turkish airliner to abort landing in Istanbul on Oct. 8.
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Oct. 8 called on the European Union to be sincere about Turkey’s accession process.
The International Monetary Fund on Oct. 9 cut its global economic growth forecasts for 2018 and 2019, saying that trade policy tensions and the imposition of import tariffs were taking a toll on commerce while emerging markets struggle with tighter financial conditions and capital outflows.
A 24-year-old woman from eastern Turkey has said her stepfather has dismissed her from her home because she was over two meters tall due to a medical condition.
Sometimes, the raw material of Ali Ghomari’s work comes screaming from the sky.