Tuesday, October 16, 2018
'No-deal Brexit more likely than ever before'
A no-deal Brexit is "more likely than ever before," European Council President Donald Tusk warned EU leaders on Monday, ahead of this week's summit, while calling for "every...
War On Terror
Local people suffer atrocities under YPG terrorist group, want them out of Manbij
Despite the shared road map between Turkey and the U.S. that promises the YPG's removal from Manbij, the terrorist organization still has a presence in the province, disturbing the locals who have had enough
Daily Sabah chief Karagöz to lead TRT World, Arabic
Turkey's public broadcaster TRT on Monday named Serdar Karagöz as the new editor-in-chief of the International News Channels.
One of the leading journalists on Turkey's...
Harvard on trial for allegedly discriminating against Asian-Americans
Harvard University went on trial Monday over an opaque admissions selection process that critics say discriminates against students of Asian origin.
A lawsuit has challenged...
Finance Minister Albayrak highlights fall in inflation figures in last quarter
The mobilization of the public and private sector in reducing consumer prices is expected to bring down inflation starting in October, according to Treasury and Finance Minister Berat Albayrak
Pompeo heads to Saudi Arabia to meet King Salman
President Donald Trump said Monday he has spoken with Saudi Arabia's king, who "denies any knowledge" of what happened to the Saudi journalist who disappeared after entering...
Turkey's automotive sector eyes $31B in exports this year
The Turkish automotive sector aims to break a new record with $31 billion in exports this year after closing 2017 with an all-time export record of $28.5 billion.
Design on Tomtom Street to kick off with 'A Tale of Journey'
Design on Tomtom Street is aiming to be a design event that attracts international circles. With its theme ‘A Tale of Journey' the event will be hosted by Tomtom Kırmızı, the Italian High School, Tomtom Gardens, Tomtom Kaptan Street, several pop-up stores at Boğazkesen and other participating stores in the neighborhood
Breeding station in Turkey's Samsun releases red deer into the wild
Once a sanctuary for red deer, Vezirköprü Deer Breeding Station is now releasing its residents into the wild, hoping that they will find new homes in the wilderness and boost...
Turkish TV series, productions showcased at Cannes series festival
Aired around the world, Turkish TV series and productions are being showcased at the world's biggest television and entertainment convention MIPCOM, which is currently being held in France's Cannes
Celebrating Turkish cuisine at food fests in Istanbul and İzmir
Over the next two weeks, Istanbul and İzmir will host two separate tantalizing food festivals focusing on Turkish cuisine, offering tastings, cooking classes and talks
UN rights chief calls to lift Saudi 'immunity' over Khashoggi
The U.N. human rights chief called Tuesday for the lifting of the immunity of officials who might be involved in the disappearance of a Saudi Arabian journalist at the kingdom's...
'Gov't to continue Turkish investments in Romania'
The Turkish government will continue to support local businesspeople's investments in Romania, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said late Monday in a press conference with Romanian...
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies of cancer
Billionaire Paul Allen, who founded US software giant Microsoft with Bill Gates in the 1970s, died Monday at the age of 65 after his latest battle with cancer, his family...
'Rogue killers may have murdered Khashoggi'
U.S. President Donald Trump suggested Monday Saudi Arabia may not be behind the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Trump instead raised the possibilities that...
Crimea’s Russian rulers, Assad discuss air link between peninsula, Syria
Bashar Assad is in talks about starting regular passenger flights between Syria and Crimea, the Ukrainian peninsula currently occupied by Russia, Russian news agencies reported...
50 FETÖ-linked military personnel arrested across Turkey
Fifty suspected members of Gülenist Terror Group's (FETÖ), the group behind the 2016 defeated coup in Turkey, were arrested on Tuesday, according to official sources.
Canadian town runs out of creative street names
A small town in Canada – the world's second largest country boasting an incredibly varied geography of picturesque forests, mountains and lakes – seems to have...
Doha demands Riyadh disclose fate of 4 missing Qataris
Qatar's National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) demanded Saudi Arabia shed light on the fate of four Qatari nationals who disappeared in separate cases in the kingdom last...
Turkish man leaves village for first time in 15 years to deliver handmade toys to Syrian kids
Leaving his village for the first time in more than a decade, a Turkish carpenter is traveling hundreds of kilometers to deliver handmade toys to children in northern Syria.
US budget deficit hits highest level since 2012
The U.S. budget deficit hit a six-year high of $779 billion in the most recent fiscal year, the Treasury announced Monday, underscoring the cost of last year's sweeping tax...
TL hits two-month high on hopes of mending US ties
The Turkish lira jumped to a two-month high Monday on hopes of a thaw in relations between Ankara and Washington.
The lira was trading at 5.7757 against the U.S. dollar...