Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Bosnia's Serb Republika honors convicted war criminal The Serb Republika Srpska parliament on Monday awarded a certificate of appreciation to ex-Bosnian Serb leader and convicted war criminal Radovan Karadzic, and his two deputies...
Karate first to take part in Olympics Hollywood may have kicked karate onto the world stage, but its first-ever inclusion at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics promises to shine a light on the rich history of the discipline.
Turkey, Japan to join hands for Sufism project To enhance cultural and academic cooperation between Turkey and Japan, a new project "İki Doğu'nun Köprüsü: Tasavvuf Kültürü Eğitim Programı" (The Bridge of Two Easts: Education...
Plan your Halloween weekend: gory parties galore This year Halloween falls in on Monday next week but spooky events will be taking place to celebrate it all weekend long. We have put together our pick of the best Halloween parties in Istanbul
Yemeni artists depict horrors of war in their graffitis Yemeni street artists are daubing the capital's walls with haunting images of war and starving children in an effort to highlight the impact conflict is having on the country's...
World's oldest library gets 21st century upgrade A ninth century library in Morocco, widely believed to be the oldest in the world, is going digital to make its ancient treasures available to a wider audience.
1960s anti-Vietnam War activist, Tom Hayden dies at 76 Tom Hayden, a '60s anti-war activist whose name became forever linked with the celebrated Chicago 7 trial, Vietnam War protests and his ex-wife Jane Fonda, has died. He was...
Turkey voices concern over French ban on denial of Armenian genocide Turkish foreign minister voiced concern Monday over the French senate's recent adoption of an amendment that bans the denial of the Armenian genocide.
Speaking at a joint...
Altay battle tank to be showcased at High Tech Port fair as competition for mass production continues Turkish companies OTOKAR, BMC and FNSS are competing for the mass production tender for the main battle tank as the Defense Industry Undersecretariat is seeking to order 250 Altay battle tanks. OTOKAR will be displaying its Altay tank in the High Tech Port fair in November as the defense industry gathers
Turkey’s conservative Felicity Party to change leader The chairman of Turkey's Felicity Party (SP) announced on Monday that he will leave his post with a new decision taken at the party's high advisory board meeting.
Presidential system seen as essential to improving economic governance, reform The top 10 benefits of a presidential system for the Turkish economy were listed by Finance Minister Naci Ağbal Monday. The minister claimed that the system will boost the economy, guarantee stability, and positively affect foreign investors
More than 1,400 PKK terrorists neutralized in 53 days
Over 1,400 PKK terrorists have been neutralized during security operations inside and outside of Turkey from early September to late October, Anadolu Agency's analysis based...
Ali Koç runs for chairmanship of Fenerbahçe
Turkish businessman Ali Yıldırım Koç, a third-generation member of Turkey's wealthiest Koç family, has announced his candidacy for the chairmanship of Fenerbahçe sports club...
Samsung offers discounted upgrades for S.Korea Note 7 owners
Samsung Electronics is offering an upgrade programme option to Galaxy Note 7 customers in South Korea who trade in their recalled device for a Galaxy S7 phone, marking its...
Germany school evacuated after gas leak, 50 students injured
50 students were injured as a result of a gas leak in a school in Germany's Heilbronn on Tuesday.
The officials said that those who were exposed to the gas suffered minor...
Malaysia may stop hosting Formula One races
Malaysia may scrap the Formula One Grand Prix race after its contract ends in 2018 given the event's failure to spur economic benefits for the country, sports officials said...
Trump accuses media of 'making up phony polls'
Election Day just 15 days off, Donald Trump fought to preserve his narrow path to the presidency in must-win Florida on Monday. Hillary Clinton worked to slam the door on...
Lengthy drug tunnel found under US-Mexico border
Authorities have discovered 2.3 tons of marijuana in a lengthy illicit tunnel connecting the Mexican city Tijuana to San Diego in the United States, the Mexican Attorney General...
War On Terror
'Turkish troops at Bashiqa killed over 700 terrorists'
As part of official visits by a number of Turkey's Western allies following the failed July 15 coup attempt, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault arrived in Ankara on...
War On Terror
Turkey joins Mosul operation on the ground
While the Iraqi army's advance slows down in the Mosul operation, Turkish tanks and howitzers began pounding Daesh positions and suicide attack vehicles in cooperation with the Kurdistan Regional Government, according to ground information obtained by Daily Sabah
Powerful blast kills 7 in northwestern China
A powerful explosion ripped through a building in a northern Chinese city on Monday, killing 10 people and injuring more than 150.
Media reports said the blast in Yulin,...
Celebrity-donated jeans to raise money for refugees
Colourful jeans hand painted by the artist Johny Dar are among 100 pairs put up for auction by celebrities including British model Kate Moss and American actress Sharon Stone in order to raise money for refugees.