Tag: Istanbul

Is Erdogan taking a risk with Istanbul vote re-run?

Ankara: Following weeks of speculation, Turkey's top election body has ordered a re-run of Istanbul's mayoral election, after President Recep…

Erdogan calls for Istanbul vote to be re-run

Istanbul: Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday called for the opposition's local election victory in Istanbul to be declared…

Suspected UAE spy commits suicide in Istanbul prison

Istanbul: One of the two men, suspected of spying for the United Arab Emirates, committed suicide in an Istanbul prison…

Erdogan’s party to demand total recount of Istanbul ballots

Istanbul: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's party said Sunday it was demanding a recount of all ballots cast in Istanbul,…

Saudi Arabia gives ‘blood money and homes to Khashoggi’s children

Washington: The children of murdered Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi have received multimillion-dollar in real estate and are being paid tens…

Erdogan slams women’s day rally over ‘rude’ behaviour

Ankara: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday lambasted participants of the International Women's Day march in Istanbul over what…

Mid-air turbulence in Turkish Airlines flight injures 30

Istanbul: A flight operating between Istanbul-New York experienced unusual turbulence on Saturday injuring 30 people onboard. The incident occurred at…

Death toll rises to 21 in Istanbul building collapse

Istanbul: Twenty one people died after an eight-storeyed building collapsed in Istanbul, the Turkish Interior Ministry reported on Saturday (local…

Khashoggi murder: Turkish journalists reveals ‘new details’ in book

ISTANBUL: A new book written by Turkish journalists claimed to have details of the infamous consulate recording of Jamal Khashoggi's…

Khashoggi’s murder: Saudi Arabia holds initial hearing

Riyadh: Saudi Arabia held the initial hearing in the Jamal Khashoggi murder case, wherein the public prosecutor sought the death…

‘I know how to cut’: Erdogan reveals part of Khashoggi killing audio

ISTANBUL: Turkey’s president Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday he has heard an audio recording of the perpetrators of Saudi journalist…

Four soldiers die in helicopter crash in Istanbul

Istanbul: Four Turkish military personnel were killed and a fifth one was wounded after a military helicopter went down on…

Journalist Jamal Khashoggi murder: What we know about Saudi suspects

RIYADH: Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was murdered on October 2 in his country's consulate in Istanbul. Khashoggi, a Washington Post…

Jamal Khashoggi murder: What we know about Saudi suspects

RIYADH: Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was murdered on October 2 in his country's consulate in Istanbul. Khashoggi, a Washington Post…

Supporters of murdered Saudi journalist gather in Istanbul

Istanbul: Around 200 people on Sunday gathered in Istanbul to honour the memory of murdered Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Supporters…

Saudi journalist Khashoggi’s corpse went down the drains: Report

ANKARA: The killers of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi poured his remains down the drain after dissolving him in acid, a…

Jamal Khashoggi death: Saudi prosecutor visits Istanbul consulate where slain journalist was killed

Istanbul: Saudi Arabia’s chief prosecutor on Tuesday visited the consulate in Istanbul where journalist Jamal Khashoggi was murdered, according to…

Erdogan opens new Istanbul Airport, planned to be world’s largest

Istanbul: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday opened Istanbul's new international airport, which his government says will eventually become…

World’s largest airport ‘under one roof’ to open in Istanbul

Istanbul: The world's largest airport terminal "under one roof" with a capacity to serve 90 million passengers will be officially…

Khashoggi’s body parts found in Saudi consul general’s home: Report

ISTANBUL: The body parts of murdered dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi have been found at the Saudi consul general's home in…