6 die in car crash in Turkey
A bus crashed killing six people and injuring twelve in the Turkish province of Tokat, Trend reports.
The surviving victims were taken to the nearest hospital.
Apr 22 2014 - 14:04
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has warned against visits to the Taksim Square, Trend reports.He emphasized that the government did not want escalation of tensions on the May 1 traditional march.Interior Minister Efkan Ala said that there will be no traditional demonstration on the square this year.
Apr 22 2014 - 13:25
Apr 21 2014 - 12:35
Two people died and over 40 were injured, including 6 gravely, in a collision between two buses on the Ankara-Istanbul road. A municipal bus crashed into a minibus, turning it over. The minibus then ran into a bus stop and an underpass. Two people were instantly killed. The main theory is that the municipal bus driver had exceeded the speed limit.
Apr 19 2014 - 11:28
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan says that even though the competition in the recent municipal elections was really tough, the ruling Justice and Development Party managed to come first.
Apr 17 2014 - 12:14
Apr 17 2014 - 08:49
An earthquake with a magnitude of 4 points on Richter scale was registered in the Antalya Province (Turkey) at a depth of 5km at 3.49AM today, Trend reports.No injuries or damage have been reported.
Apr 16 2014 - 15:10
10 people died when a ship carrying illegal migrants from Syria capsized in the Aegean Sea near the Turkish coast. Only four people survived, Trend reports.The illegal migrants were allegedly heading to Greece.
Apr 14 2014 - 09:42
Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Besir Atalay said that less than 45% of the population trusted the Turkish courts, according to social polls, Trend reports.In his words, 60% of the people questioned did not trust the state policy of the government in many sectors.