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4 dead, 43 injured after high-speed train crashes into overpass in Turkey

4 dead, 43 injured after high-speed train crashes into overpass in Turkey

Several persons were injured after a high-speed train crashed into an overpass in Turkish capital Ankara.

Dec 13, 2018, 10:40 AM IST
Turkish military helicopter crashes in residential area in Istanbul, 3 soldiers killed

Turkish military helicopter crashes in residential area in Istanbul, 3 soldiers killed

As per initial reports, three Turkish soldiers have been killed and another has been wounded in the crash. 

Nov 26, 2018, 14:18 PM IST
UEFA Nations League: Sweden beat Turkey to set up showdown with Russia

UEFA Nations League: Sweden beat Turkey to set up showdown with Russia

Having thrown away a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 when the sides met in Stockholm, Sweden coach Janne Andersson sent out a defensively-minded team, with defender Martin Olsson slotting in on the left wing. 

Nov 18, 2018, 17:49 PM IST
Pompeo meets Saudi king on Khashoggi case, Turks study 'toxic materials'

Pompeo meets Saudi king on Khashoggi case, Turks study 'toxic materials'

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met Saudi Arabia's king and crown prince to discuss the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi on Tuesday.

Oct 16, 2018, 18:29 PM IST
UEFA Nations League: Russia secure 2-0 win over Turkey; lead Group 2 with 7 points

UEFA Nations League: Russia secure 2-0 win over Turkey; lead Group 2 with 7 points

Russia lead Group 2 with seven points and will travel to Sweden who are bottom of the standings with one point. 

Oct 15, 2018, 22:32 PM IST
Donald Trump thanks Turkey for pastor's release, denies cutting deal

Donald Trump thanks Turkey for pastor's release, denies cutting deal

US pastor Andrew Brunson was recently released after two years in Turkish custody.

Oct 14, 2018, 11:10 AM IST
Saudi Arabia-Turkey to jointly investigate disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Saudi Arabia-Turkey to jointly investigate disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi

A Saudi source also said a senior royal, Prince Khaled al-Faisal, visited Turkey on Thursday for talks.

Oct 13, 2018, 07:56 AM IST
Turkey: 4 dead, 30 missing as migrant boat sinks off western coast

Turkey: 4 dead, 30 missing as migrant boat sinks off western coast

The boat sank off the coast of Izmir province, the ministry said in a statement, adding that search and rescue operations were underway to find the missing people.

Oct 10, 2018, 14:53 PM IST
John Bolton remarks proof US targeting Turkey in economic war - Erdogan spokesman

John Bolton remarks proof US targeting Turkey in economic war - Erdogan spokesman

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan`s spokesman said on Wednesday remarks by the US National Security Adviser regarding Turkey`s economic situation were proof that the US administration is targeting a NATO ally as part of an economic war.

Aug 23, 2018, 06:57 AM IST
Options: China, India, South Korea, Japan! Yet contestant fails to answer 'where is the Great Wall of China'

Options: China, India, South Korea, Japan! Yet contestant fails to answer 'where is the Great Wall of China'

Ayhan was left embarrassed after she failed to answer where 'The Great Wall of China Is?'.

Aug 09, 2018, 17:26 PM IST
Turkey marks second coup anniversary

Turkey marks second coup anniversary

Turkey on Sunday commemorated the second anniversary of a bloody coup attempt which was followed by a series of purges in the public sector and changes to boost President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's powers.

Jul 15, 2018, 19:26 PM IST
24 killed, over 100 injured as train derails in Turkey after heavy rain

24 killed, over 100 injured as train derails in Turkey after heavy rain

Twenty-four people were killed in northwest Turkey when five carriages of a train headed for Istanbul derailed following heavy rain and a landslide, state broadcaster TRT Haber quoted Deputy Prime Minister Recep Akdag as saying on Monday.

Jul 09, 2018, 11:23 AM IST
10 killed, dozens injured in Turkey train derailment

10 killed, dozens injured in Turkey train derailment

Reports said the surrounding area was muddy due to recent rains and the ground beneath the rails may have subsided away, causing the train to derail.

Jul 09, 2018, 06:05 AM IST
Tayyip Erdogan promises to 'transform Turkey' after victory in landmark elections

Tayyip Erdogan promises to 'transform Turkey' after victory in landmark elections

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan's victory means he will remain president at least until 2023 - the centenary of the founding of the Turkish republic on the ashes of the Ottoman Empire by Mustafa Kemal Ataturk.

Jun 25, 2018, 23:17 PM IST
Russia held to 1-1 draw by Turkey in final friendly before World Cup

Russia held to 1-1 draw by Turkey in final friendly before World Cup

World Cup hosts Russia squandered the lead to draw 1-1 with Turkey in Moscow on Tuesday, extending their winless streak to seven matches in their last friendly before the tournament kicks off next week.

Jun 06, 2018, 10:05 AM IST
Turkey's Fenerbahce elect Ali Koc as chairman

Turkey's Fenerbahce elect Ali Koc as chairman

 Turkey`s Fenerbahce elected businessman Ali Koc as chairman for the next three years, the club said on Sunday.

Jun 04, 2018, 08:40 AM IST
Nine migrants drown off Turkey's Mediterranean coast: State media

Nine migrants drown off Turkey's Mediterranean coast: State media

Nine migrants seeking to head to Europe in a speedboat drowned today when the vessel sank off Turkey's Mediterranean coast, state media reports said.

Jun 03, 2018, 13:48 PM IST
Tunisia concern over striker Wahbi Khazri's fitness for World Cup

Tunisia concern over striker Wahbi Khazri's fitness for World Cup

Tunisia's highly-rated attacker Wahbi Khazri will sit out a second successive World Cup warm-up match on Friday, raising concerns over his readiness for this month's tournament in Russia.

Jun 01, 2018, 17:05 PM IST
Nora Fatehi's dance moves inspired from Belly Dancer Didem

Nora Fatehi's dance moves inspired from Belly Dancer Didem

Didem is well known for her outfits and Nora wanted her costumes in the song to use some of those styles and cuts.

 

Jun 01, 2018, 12:41 PM IST
Turkey and Israel expel envoys over Gaza violence

Turkey and Israel expel envoys over Gaza violence

Turkey told Israel`s ambassador to leave the country on Tuesday after Israeli forces killed 60 Palestinians during protests on the Gaza border.

May 16, 2018, 00:49 AM IST

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