Tag: Turkey

OIC to meet on March 22; New Zealand special invitee

Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has called an emergency meeting of foreign ministers of Muslim nations in Istanbul on March…

Turkey’s Erdogan croons on campaign trail

Istanbul: In a decade and a half in power, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has often turned to oratory skills…

Turkey: 5.5 magnitude quake jolts Denizli

Denizli [Turkey]: An earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale stuck western Turkey's Denizli on Wednesday morning, reports Daily Sabah.…

Turkey: 5.5 magnitude quake jolts Denizli

Denizli: An earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale stuck western Turkey's Denizli on Wednesday morning, reports Daily Sabah. Turkey's…

Turkey probing Utrecht attack: Erdogan

Istanbul: Turkish intelligence services are investigating the gun attack in the Netherlands to determine whether it was a terror attack…

Erdogan campaign use of Mosque shooter video draws NZ ire

Istanbul: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan drew a sharp rebuke from New Zealand Monday for using controversial video shot by…

Iran denies joint raid with Turkey against Kurd rebels

Tehran: Iran has denied a claim by the Turkish interior minister that it took part in a joint operation on…

Iran denies joint raid with Turkey against Kurd rebels

Tehran: Iran has denied a claim by the Turkish interior minister that it took part in a joint operation on…

Clashes after Kurdish prisoner suicide in Turkish jail

Diyarbakir:The death of a Kurdish activist on hunger strike in a Turkish prison sparked clashes between supporters and police near…

Erdogan says New Zealand attack shows growing hostility to Islam

Istanbul:Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday condemned the deadly attack on two mosques in New Zealand, saying it illustrated…

Interpol red notices for 20 suspects over Khashoggi killing

Ankara: Turkey on Thursday said that Interpol issued red notices for 20 suspects in connection to the murder of Washington…

Turkish court jails eight for 2016 suicide bombing on wedding

Ankara: A Turkish court on Thursday jailed eight people for multiple life sentences for ties to a 2016 Islamic State-linked…

GSP withdrawal may impact garment export business: Rajiv Kumar

New Delhi: Exports of readymade garments to the United States will be impacted with the withdrawal of Generalised System of…

Trump announces to terminate $5.6 bn preferential trade programme for India

WASHINGTON: At President Donald Trump's direction, Washington intends to scrap the preferential trade status granted to India and Turkey, the…

Turkish inflation falls to lowest level since August

Ankara:Turkish inflation has dropped below 20 percent for the first time since August last year, reaching 19.67 percent in February,…

Khashoggi’s body possibly burned in oven at Saudi consulate general’s residence

Ankara: US-based Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s body was possibly burned in an oven at Saudi consulate general’s residence, reported Al…

Young Erdogan aims to emulate famous namesake in Turkey vote

Golcuk: Recep Tayyip's father had big ambitions for his son. Already bearing the family name Erdogan, his father called him…

Turkey seeks 110 more arrests over Gulen ties

Ankara:Turkish police on Monday launched operations to detain 110 more individuals, mostly soldiers, suspected of ties to the group blamed…

Russia to deploy military police on Syria-Turkey’ border

Moscow [Russia]: Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Sunday said that the government is considering deploying military police in the…

Turkey says it will start drilling off Cyprus ‘in coming days’

Istanbul: Two Turkish ships will begin drilling in search of oil and gas off Cyprus "in the coming days", Turkey's…