Hypertensive diseases during pregnancy can cut short women's lives

HDP that can complicate pregnancies is a group of diseases which includes preeclampsia, eclampsia, gestational hypertension, and chronic hypertension.

Feb 02, 2016, 17:22 PM IST

Turkey pro-Kurdish party shaken by night of `lynching`

The leader of Turkey`s main pro-Kurdish party warned on Wednesday the country was being dragged into a civil war after a night of nationalist-tinged "lynching" that left several of its offices in flames.

Sep 09, 2015, 18:06 PM IST

Turkey pro-Kurdish party slams `lynching` campaign after night of violence

Turkey`s main pro-Kurdish party on Wednesday accused the government of supporting a campaign of "lynching" and dragging the country into war after two nights of attacks against its offices.

Sep 09, 2015, 14:31 PM IST

Fourth victim dies from attack on Turkey party rally

The death toll from an attack on a rally of Turkey`s pro-Kurdish People`s Democratic Party (HDP) rose to four on Saturday, when a 65-year-old died from his wounds, the Dogan news agency said.

Jun 13, 2015, 19:27 PM IST

Turkey opposition chief accuses government of inaction on violence in Kurdish areas

  Selahattin Demirtas, head of the pro-Kurdish Peoples` Democratic Party (HDP), accused the government on Wednesday of deliberate inaction amid growing violence in the largely Kurdish southeast.

Jun 10, 2015, 14:01 PM IST

Kurds hope for Turkey peace boost from HDP surge

 Turkey`s Kurds are hoping the electoral success of the pro-Kurdish People`s Democratic Party (HDP) will advance their standing in parliament and spur a stuttering peace process to end decades of violence in the southeast.

Jun 09, 2015, 08:18 AM IST

'End of an era' in Turkey? Erdogan's party loses majority for first time in 13 years

In a heavy setback for President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey's ruling party AKP (Freedom and Justice Party) lost majority, facing the lowest vote share ever in more than a decade.

Jun 08, 2015, 09:50 AM IST

Turkey party loses majority in blow for Erdogan

Turkey`s Islamic-rooted ruling party lost its absolute parliamentary majority in legislative elections on Sunday, dealing a severe blow to strongman President Recep Tayyip Erdogan`s ambition to expand his powers.

Jun 08, 2015, 04:16 AM IST

Turkey party set to lose majority in blow for Erdogan

Turkey's Islamic-rooted ruling party was on Sunday set to lose its absolute majority in parliament after a sharp fall in support from voters, in a blow to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's ambitions to expand his powers.

Jun 08, 2015, 03:20 AM IST

Turkey's Erdogan trades accusations with Kurdish leader after bombs

Turkey`s pro-Kurdish opposition party on Saturday accused President Tayyip Erdogan of failing to show respect for two of its supporters who died in a bomb attack, a day before polls that could see it thwart his bid for sweeping new powers.

Jun 07, 2015, 03:08 AM IST

Turkey's Erdogan, Kurdish leader in war of words after bombing

Turkey`s Kurdish-rooted opposition party, which could scupper Tayyip Erdogan`s ambitions for sweeping new powers, accused the President on Saturday of a lack of respect for supporters killed in a bomb attack in an election rally and demanded he apologise.

Jun 06, 2015, 22:23 PM IST

20 injured in explosion at Kurdish rally in Turkey

At least 20 people were hospitalized on Friday after two explosions five minutes apart disrupted a Kurdish party election rally in southeast Turkey attended by thousands of people, witnesses and reports said.

Jun 06, 2015, 06:42 AM IST

Two killed in Turkey's southeast as rival Kurdish groups clash

Two people were killed in southeast Turkey in a fight between supporters of rival Kurdish parties a week before a parliamentary election, security sources and party officials said.

May 29, 2015, 22:39 PM IST

Kurdish rebel leader set to announce Turkey peace plan

The jailed leader of Turkey`s Kurdish rebels is set Saturday to announce a new roadmap for peace as expectations grow of a breakthrough in efforts to end a three-decades insurgency that has claimed tens of thousands of lives.

Mar 21, 2015, 08:22 AM IST