Mar 7 2014 - 17:30
The European Court of Human Rights has ruled Turkey had breached the right to a fair hearing and freedom of expression in the cases of two journalists, Hasan Karakaya and Abdurrahman Dilipak,
Mar 6 2014 - 15:17
The fire at the Yakamoz 5 tanker sailing under the Turkish flag has been put out at the Yanikapi District of Istanbil in the Marmara Sea, Trend reports.The fire was caused by a blast in the engine room. One crew member was injured.
Mar 6 2014 - 14:38
The Yakamoz 5 cargo ship is on fire near the Yanikapi Port of Istanbul in the Marmara Sea, Trend reports.Causes of the fire in the engine room are unknown. The ship has not been moored and cannot be controlled. Five people have been evacuated.Istanbul coastal guards are putting the fire out.
Mar 5 2014 - 12:53
Ismail Agakishiyev, Chairman of the board of directors of the Analysis, Consulting, PR Union of Companies, has rounded up the international conference “Geopolitics of the Caspian-Black Sea Region: security problems” in Baku yesterday, stating that all countries of the Caspian-Black Sea Region had their own vision of security and all agreed that joint projects would bring them closer. Joint projects, in his words, would weaken influence of non-regional forces, such as NATO, in the area.
Mar 5 2014 - 09:21
Georgian Catholicos-Patriarch Ilia II will arrive in Istanbul today to prepare for the Ecumenical Council. He will stay in Istanbul for a week.
Mar 3 2014 - 19:15
In Turkey, there is an acute shortage of physician, says Deputy Health Minister Zafer Cukurova, the Turkish news agency
Mar 2 2014 - 13:22
Two earthquakes measuring 4 and 3.5b points respectively were registered today in the Southern Turkish provinces of Mersin and Adana, Azerbaijani news agency Trend cites the observatory of the Boğaziçi University as saying.