Monday, January 26, 2015
Turkish men tie most knots with Russian brides
Turkish men marry Russian girls the most, compared to other nationalities, according to official records.
The official records revealed that in Alanya, a famous tourist... More
Turkish sailor safe after shipwreck in Atlantic
A Turkish female sailor, who was rescued by a Russian cargo vessel in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, has arrived in the Dutch seaport of Rotterdam on Friday, alive and... More
Russian Sberbank to finance the Turkish Stream
World Economic Forum in Davos continues to reflect wider geopolitical tensions with Russians and Europeans divided over natural gas More
Erdoğan attends groundbreaking ceremony in Djibouti
As part of his official visit to Djibouti, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan attended to the groundbreaking ceremony of Burhan Bey Boulevard Renewal Project, Istanbul... More
Egytian minister says damage to Tutankhamun's mask exaggerated
Egypt's Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damati said on Saturday that the golden burial mask of Tutankhamun was safe.
Addressing the media in Egyptian capital Cairo, the... More
Female activist killed during protest in Cairo
An Egyptian female activist was gunned down on Saturday during a protest near downtown Cairo's Tahrir Square.
"A female protestor fell dead and we're currently examining... More
Daily Sabah staff picks: Turkey’s top 5 in 2015
As Turkey calls for you to experience an unforgettable holiday in its historic and beautiful lands, the Daily Sabah staff picked the top five cities you should not miss during your visit in 2015 More
Turkey declares day of mourning for King Abdullah
Turkey has declared a day of mourning on the 24th of January for the late Saudi King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, who died early Friday at the age of 91.
President Erdoğan also... More
‘Interest rates may decrease further’
Turkey Central Bank (CBRT) chairman Erdem Başçı has spoken to the press for first time since the Bank's decision on the decrease in interest rates on Tuesday, which was criticized... More
World leaders fly to Saudi Arabia to offer condolences
Global leaders will fly to Saudi Arabia on Saturday and Sunday to offer condolences on the death of King Abdullah, who died early on Friday, testimony to Riyadh's important... More
Kerry: Half of ISIS leadership eliminated
The U.S. and its allies sought to put a good face on the coalition's deliberate campaign to roll back the self-proclaimed Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) group in... More
Israeli forces fires into Gaza farmland
The Israeli army on Saturday fired into agricultural fields in the southern and northern Gaza Strip, eyewitnesses have said.
Israeli forces stationed on the strip's southeastern... More
President to visit Somalia, Djibouti
Not cancelling his Somalia trip due to a bombing in Mogadishu, President Erdoğan is expected to visit several Turkish projects, an ultra-modern hospital and will also inaugurate Mogadishu's renovated airport More
Domestic violence increases by 33 percent in 2014
Despite legal reforms, precautions and efforts, 163,573 people were victims of domestic violence in 2014 and 234 people lost their lives, even under protection by the police.