Monday, October 05, 2015
Trio wins Nobel medicine prize for works on malaria, parasites
Three scientists from Ireland, Japan and China won the Nobel Prize in medicine on Monday for discoveries that helped doctors fight malaria and infections caused by roundworm... More
Photos confirm Ahmet Hakan's assaulter is from PKK
Turkish authorities confirmed on Sunday that one of the seven assaulters involved in the attack on Hürriyet daily newspaper columnist Ahmet Hakan, was a member of the PKK... More
Turkish authorities launch probe into photo of armed vehicle dragging body
The Interior Ministry has launched an investigation into a photo allegedly showing a security vehicle dragging a lifeless body in southeastern Şırnak province.
The photo,... More
'Turkey to fight terrorism until peace prevails'
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan arrived in France on Sunday to address Turkish supporters at a meeting entitled 'One voice against Terror'.
President Erdoğan stated to the... More
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'Germany needs to limit refugee influx, close borders'
Germany needs to limit the number of refugees it takes in or even close its borders, conservative allies of German Chancellor Angela Merkel said at the weekend, as the European... More
Sofuoğlu gets fourth Supersport World title
Turkish rider Sofuoğlu overcame every possible hurdle, taking his fourth World Supersport crown after finishing second to PJ Jacobsen in yesterday's race at the Magny-Cours World Superbike round More
14 PKK terrorists killed by Turkish security forces
Fourteen members of the PKK terrorist organization were killed and three were caught in clashes in Nusaybin in the southeastern Mardin province as the border town remained... More
77 Palestinians wounded by live, rubber bullets
Attacks by Israeli security forces and Jewish settlers have left 77 Palestinians wounded from both live rounds and rubber bullets over the past 24 hours, the Palestinian Red... More
Cultural institutions strengthen Turkish-Hungarian relations
Turkey and Hungary had strong cultural ties in the 20th century, with common history, similarities in their cultures and growing economic relations. Daily Sabah visited two institutions based in Budapest, the Yunus Emre Institute and Hungarian Turan Foundation, which work toward strengthening the countries’ bilateral ties More
Turkey's first regional jet set to perform its first flight in 2019
Turkey's first regional jet, TRJ328, which is being developed as part of the TRJet program, is set to perform its first flight in 2019, and construction work on a TRJet facility... More
Turkish Defense Industry to be tested in Qatar
A total of 67 Turkish companies will participate in High Tech Port by MÜSİAD along with Qatari firms operating under Qatari ministries, the Turkish defense industry is also expected to sign important deals at the end of the fair. The aim of the event is to turn good diplomatic relations between the two countries into cooperation in strategic sectors. Additionally, TRJet, Turkey's first national regional jet airliner, will be displayed for the first time in the Middle East More
Hungarian Turan Foundation works as a bridge between Turkey and Hungary
Turkey and Hungary had strong relations in the last century since the two countries fought on the same side in World War I as part of their predecessor empires. The two countries... More
Turkey's Whirling Dervishes head to Australia
Turkey's famous Whirling Dervishes are preparing to fly across the globe to perform Down Under to celebrate the centenary of the First World War battle of Gelibolu (Gallipoli),... More
Deal reached on TPP Pacific trade
Pacific trade ministers reached a deal on a sweeping Pacific trade pact that will cut trade barriers and set common standards for 12 countries, an official familiar with the... More
Removing Assad in Syria is number one priority, US Democratic Presidential candidate Clinton says
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on Monday said removing Bashar al-Assad is the top priority in Syria.
Clinton, speaking at a town hall meeting in... More
ISIS demolishes ancient arch in Syria’s Palmyra
The ISIS terrorist group reportedly destroyed another historical monument on Sunday in the ancient city of Palmyra in Syria's central-western Homs province, according to a... More
Russian airstrikes continue hitting Turkmens
200 civilians have been killed in six days since Russian airstrikes against Turkmen villages started, as Turkish media outlets reported Monday that Russian jets bombarded... More
Best-selling Swedish author Mankell dies at 67
Best-selling Swedish crime writer Henning Mankell, whose detective character Kurt Wallander became a worldwide phenomenon, has died at 67 after a battle with cancer, his publisher... More
Turkey breaks 101 month-record in foreign direct investments
International direct foreign investment entries into Turkey were at a 101 month-high with $3.4 billion in July, according to an Anadolu Agency report released on Monday and... More
Hurricane Juaquin hits Carolinas with 1000-year rain
The eastern state of South Carolina braced for more rain Monday across the flood-ravaged state, while US Coast Guard vessels searched overnight for a cargo ship missing in... More
German party Die Linke leaks secret documents to PKK
German Left Party (Die Linke) parliamentarian Katrin Kunert allegedly leaked a classified document to media outlets close to the PKK. The document is believed to be a written... More
Angry staff storm Air France managers meeting on job cuts
Air France managers fled a meeting on Monday about mass job cuts after angry staff waving banners and flags stormed the room, according to Reuters journalists at the scene.
PKK terrorist attack kills soldier in Gaziantep
A soldier has died as a result of a terrorist attack carried out by the PKK in İslahiye district of Southeastern Gaziantep province.
According to reports, a group of soldiers... More
Pro-austerity government wins re-election in Portugal
Portugal's ruling center-right coalition won a general election Sunday seen as a referendum on its austerity policies, but near-complete results indicated it has lost its... More
Turkey calls on Israel to stop Old City ban
Turkish Foreign Ministry on Sunday called on Israeli government to stop preventing Palestinian residents of Jerusalem from entering the Old City and added that Israel's one-sided... More