|Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdogan threatens rivals with jail|
Added: 17.01.2021 9:57 | 28 views | 0 comments
Canan Kaftancioglu is a rising political star in Turkey. The popularity ratings of this 48-year-old doctor-turned-politician from the Black Sea region are among the highest in the country. She had always stood out in the social democratic Republican People's Party (CHP) with her left-wing views, and at the beginning of 2018 she was elected Istanbul's provincial president. But Kaftancioglu real breakthrough came a good year later after she masterminded one of the most successful election campaigns in Turkish history. This was the campaign of Ekrem Imamoglu, a relatively unknown local, in Istanbul's mayoral elections of March 2019. Few people expected this newcomer to win...
|[Ticker] Istanbul to run out of water in 45 days amid Turkey drought|
Added: 14.01.2021 6:03 | 5 views | 0 comments
Major cities across Turkey face running out of water in the next few months, with Istanbul possibly having less than 45 days of water left, due to a lack of rainfall, the Guardian writes. Low rainfall has led to the country's most severe drought in a decade. The Ankara mayor, Mansur Yavaş, said earlier this month the capital had another 110 days' worth in dams and reservoirs.
|Countdown begins for Greek-Turkish dialogue on January 25|
Added: 14.01.2021 3:16 | 24 views | 0 comments
The countdown has begun for the resumption of exploratory contacts between Greece and Turkey, with the 61st round set to take place in Istanbul on January 25, as announced on Monday night. However, almost five years after the previous round of exploratory contacts, Athens does not know exactly what to expect, given all that has ensued since the coup attempt...
|Duarte joins Istanbul Basaksehir on 18-month loan deal from Milan|
Added: 11.01.2021 21:20 | 5 views | 0 comments
Leo Duarte has joined Istanbul Basaksehir on an initial 18-month loan deal from Milan. The Super Lig side have the option to buy the 24-year-old permanently at the end of his loan deal on June 30, 2022. Centre-back Duarte joined Milan in August 2019 in a reported €11million deal from Flamengo. He made six appearances ...]
|Man linked to Saudi prince at consulate when Jamal Khashoggi vanished|
Added: 18.10.2018 12:14 | 0 views | 0 comments
A man who previously traveled with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's entourage to the United States entered the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul just before writer Jamal Khashoggi vanished there, according to images published Thursday by a pro-government Turkish newspaper.
The Sabah newspaper's...
|Jamal Khashoggi's final column: What the Arab world needs most is free expression|
Added: 18.10.2018 1:10 | 0 views | 0 comments
A note from Karen Attiah, Washington Post Global Opinions editor:
I received this and assistant the day after Jamal was reported missing in Istanbul. eld off publishing it because we hoped Jamal would come back to us so that he and I could edit...
|Bennett rues Turkish delight slipping away|
Added: 16.10.2017 2:30 | 0 views | 0 comments
After securing a fourth stage win at the Presidential Tour of Turkey on Saturday, Sam Bennett's week came to a disappointing end yesterday when he crashed on the last corner of the six-day WorldTour race in Istanbul.
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