Tag archive for ‘Turkey’
By news On Monday, July 16th, 2018

Israel frees Turk after charging her with aiding Hamas

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel has released a Turkish woman who had been arrested while visiting on a tourist visa and accused of helping the More...

By news On Thursday, July 12th, 2018

Turkey’s last nomads roam Anatolia

GULNAR, Turkey (Reuters) – When summer comes to southern Turkey, the goats become restless and the Gobut family knows it is time to pack their tents and embark on the long trek north with their herd of 1,000 More...

By news On Monday, July 9th, 2018

Ten killed as Turkish train derails after heavy rain

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Ten people were killed and 73 wounded when a train came off the rails in northwest Turkey on Sunday after heavy rain and a landslide, Turkish television channels quoted a health ministry More...

By news On Sunday, July 8th, 2018

Turkey sacks more than 18,000 personnel ahead of expected lifting of emergency rule

ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkey issued a decree on Sunday dismissing more than 18,000 civil servants, half of which were from the police force, ahead of this month’s expected lifting of a two-year-old state of More...

By news On Friday, July 6th, 2018

First new steps for Syrian girl who used tin cans for legs

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Eight-year-old Maya Merhi, who was born with no legs, had to shuffle around a camp in northern Syria on makeshift limbs fashioned from old tubing and tin cans. Now she is taking her More...

By news On Monday, June 25th, 2018

Tukey holidays: Is it safe to go to Turkey after election? Latest FCO advice and news | Travel News | Travel

Turkey is one of the most popular holiday destinations for Britons year after year. Hours of sunshine, cheap prices, and delicious food entice holidaymakers throughout the year. But recent political unrest has More...

By news On Sunday, June 24th, 2018

Turkey holidays: Exploring the Lycian history of Muğla and Fethiye | Activity Holidays | Travel

Getty Turkey holidays: A road trip through the region is best to explore the ancient history of Lycia Just one hour from Dalaman Airport lies Fetihye, home to some of the finest bars and extreme More...

By news On Tuesday, June 19th, 2018

Is Turkey safe? Elections could affect flights and holidays especially in Istanbul | Travel News | Travel

Turkey travel advice has been updated by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) in the lead up to the country’s presidential and parliamentary elections on 24 June as holidaymakers could find themselves swept More...

By news On Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

Turkey travel advice: What is Foreign Office warning on terror attacks | Travel News | Travel

Turkey’s tourism industry is only just beginning to recover after a spate of deadly terror attacks saw tourists abandoning the Eastern European hotspot for other resorts. In 2017, 39 people lost their lives after More...

By news On Wednesday, May 30th, 2018

EUROZONE NEWS: Turkey on brink and collapse could spark EU financial crisis | World | News

As of last week, the lira was down 17 percent against the US dollar for the year, spooking global investors as many banks have borrowed money from Turkish companies. On Tuesday, the currency rallied, jumping 5.2 More...