Erdogan: Turkish strongman under corruption cloud

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan heads to Europe on Monday under the shadow of a massive graft scandal, his once unshakeable grip on power at the risk of coming unstuck with key elections looming.

59 journalists sacked since Turkey unrest: Union

At least 59 journalists in Turkey seen as critical of the government have been sacked or forced to resign since the start of nationwide protests in May.

Turkey`s opposition chief targeted over jail remarks

Kemal Kilicdaroglu in November likened the Silivri prison near Istanbul to a concentration camp.

Turkey`s `Gandhi` set to lead main opposition

A man dubbed Turkey`s "Gandhi" is poised to take control of the country`s main opposition party after its longstanding leader resigned over an alleged affair exposed on an Internet video.