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    Syria, Russia resume Idlib air strikes

    Reuters . Amman | Updated at 11:23pm on September 09, 2018

    Russian and Syrian jets resumed intensive strikes in Idlib and Hama on Sunday, residents and rescuers said, as Damascus stepped up its assault on the...

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    Turkish trader electrocuted in Dhaka

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 12:03am on September 09, 2018

    A Turkish businessman was electrocuted at his house at Gulshan in Dhaka city on Saturday....

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    Indian rupee hits record low of 70 to dollar on Turkey concerns

    Business Desk | Updated at 12:05am on August 15, 2018

    The Indian rupee hit a record low of 70 to the dollar on Tuesday as emerging market currencies are sold off by investors spooked by...

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    Turkey’s defection

    Deena Stryker  | Updated at 12:00am on August 03, 2018

    AFTER a multi-year see-saw between an overwhelmingly Christian EU and Muslim Turkey seeking membership, in 2015, 1.5 million people illegally crossed into Europe, many by...

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    Turkish president praises Ozil

    Agence France-Presse . Ankara | Updated at 12:00am on July 25, 2018

    President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday said he had spoken to Turkish-origin football star Mesut Ozil after his decision to quit the German team on...

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    Turkey’s emergency rule expires as Erdogan’s powers expand

    Reuters | Updated at 09:21am on July 19, 2018

    A two-year state of emergency imposed after Turkey’s failed 2016 coup will end on Thursday but Tayyip Erdogan’s opponents say his new executive presidency and...

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    After two-year purge, Turkey to end state of emergency

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 11:58am on July 18, 2018

    Turkey's state of emergency which was imposed after the failed 2016 coup is to end Wednesday but the opposition fears it will be replaced by...

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    Turkey train disaster leaves 24 dead, hundreds hurt

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 11:49am on July 09, 2018

    Twenty-four people were killed and hundreds injured when a train packed with weekend passengers derailed in northwest Turkey due to ground erosion after heavy rains,...

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    Lifting of emergency rule: Turkey sacks more than 18,000 personnel

    Reuters | Updated at 12:27pm on July 08, 2018

    Turkey issued a decree on Sunday dismissing more than 18,000 civil servants, half of which were from the police force, ahead of this month’s expected...

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    Turkey's Erdogan, alliance partner agree to lift state of emergency

    Reuters | Updated at 11:01am on June 28, 2018

    Turkish president Tayyip Erdogan and his government alliance partner have agreed not to extend emergency rule when the current three-month period expires in July, the...