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Erdogan pays homage to Menderes on eve of Turkey vote

ISTANBUL: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan paid homage to his executed Islamic predecessor on Saturday in a last-gasp attempt to rally his conservative base on the eve of a historic…

Katrina Kaif says she loves Turkey

Bollywood diva Katrina Kaif is in Turkey for the shooting of “Tiger” 3″ which stars  Salman Khan in the lead role. The duo, during their stay, met Turkey’s culture minister…

Erdogan launches election campaign with pledge to slash Turkey inflation

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan greets the audience during a meeting of his ruling AK Party to announce the party’s election manifesto ahead of the May 14 elections, in Ankara, Turkey…

Why are Turkey and Hungary against Sweden joining NATO?

NATO headquarters in Brussels.—Reuter/file  STOCKHOLM: Sweden’s path to NATO membership remains blocked by Turkey and Hungary as neighbour Finland officially joined the 30-member alliance on Tuesday after its application was…

Turkey, Hungary put Finland on course to join NATO

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (R) and Finnish President Sauli Niinisto deliver a joint press conference held after their meeting at the Presidential Complex in Ankara, on March 17, 2023.…

Five migrants drown off southwest Turkey: coastguard

An overloaded migrant boat can be seen in this undated photo. — AFP ISTANBUL: Five migrants drowned on Saturday in the Aegean Sea off Turkey’s southwestern coast after setting out…

World Bank estimates Turkey quake damage at $34bn

Arsin and his father take belongings out of their destroyed apartment in the aftermath of the deadly earthquake in Antakya, Hatay province, Turkey, February 20, 2023. — Reuters 1.25 m…

One killed, dozens wounded in fresh quake in eastern Turkey

Rescuers search for victims and survivors in the rubble of buildings, a day after a 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck the country´s southeast, in Diyarbakir on February 7, 2023. — AFP ISTANBUL:…

One killed in new Turkey quake, 69 injured as buildings collapse

Rescuers search for survivors following an earthquake in Diyarbakir, Turkey February 6, 2023. — Reuters Search and rescue teams deployed to five buildings. It hit weeks after massive quake killed…

Turkey widens probe into building collapses as quake toll exceeds 50,000

 Syrian artists Aziz Asmar and Salam Hamed paint street art on the rubble of damaged buildings in the aftermath of a deadly earthquake, in the rebel-held town of Jandaris, Syria…