Powerful quake hits eastern Turkey, four dead
A powerful earthquake measuring 6.8 hit eastern Turkey on Friday, leaving at least four people dead and causing buildings to collapse.
Turkish Lawmakers To Debate Bill That Allows Rapists Marry Their Victims
The Turkish government is proposing to introduce a bill that would pardon men that have been accused of raping underage girls if they marry their victims. The controversial "marry-your-rapist" bill, which was first debated by the parliament on 16 January has sparked outrage among women’s rights activists in the country. Critics of the bill, opposition…
Delivery Man Faces 18 Years For Spitting On Pizza
A Turkish prosecutor is asking for a sentence of 18 years for a delivery man who spat on a customer's pizza before handing it over, the local media reported on Thursday. According to news agency DHA, the incident happened in 2017 in the central city of Eskisehir and was captured by a security camera in…
Federal Government, Turkey partner on Green and Brownfield projects
The Federal Government has concluded plans with the government of Turkey for the development of Greenfield and Brownfield projects in strategic locations
At least 12 dead in migrant boat sinking
At least 12 people died Saturday when a boat loaded with asylum-seekers sank in the Ionian Sea, the Greek coastguard said. "So far 12 bodies have been recovered. The search and rescue operation continues," they said in a statement
Woman Loses Both Breasts Following Failed Plastic Surgery
A woman identified as Zara Rodriquez has been left flat-chested with scarring on her breasts after claiming the plastic surgery she signed up for in Turkey was carried out poorly. The 28-year-old who 'hated her body' traveled to Istanbul to get breast implants and a tummy tuck at a cut-price clinic in August last year, Mail…
250,000 Syrians flee toward Turkey as crisis worsens- Erdogan
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan says no fewer than 250,000 migrants are fleeing toward Turkey from Syria’s northwest Idlib region after weeks of renewed bombardment by Russian and Syrian government forces. Turkey already hosts some 3.7 million Syrian refugees, the largest refugee population in the world. Erdogan who said this in Ankara on Thursday added that…
Erdogan visits Tunisia amid Libya tensions
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met his counterpart in Tunisia on Wednesday to discuss the conflict in neighbouring Libya, whose UN-recognised unity government has signed a military deal
Turkey detains nearly 200 over Gulen links
Turkish police on Tuesday detained 181 people suspected of ties to a group blamed for a 2016 coup attempt, the Ankara public prosecutor's office said.
Turkey's Erdogan threatens to close two US military bases
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday threatened to close two strategic military bases used by the United States in Turkey, after Washington warned of sanctions over Ankara buying Russian arms.
Get your mind out of things that are not yours
Remember Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding in 2019? Remember how the beautiful bride was walked by Prince Charles halfway down the aisle and chose to walk the other half herself. At the time most of us were under the impression that she had to do so due to the lame excuse of a man,…