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Opposition condemns election of pro-gov’t figure as member of Turkey’s top court

The election of a figure close to the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) as a member of Turkey’s Constitutional Court, in yet another...

Turkey seeks extradition of journalist in exile reporting on gov’t corruption

Turkey’s Justice Ministry is seeking the extradition of an investigative journalist living in exile in Germany from where he reports extensively on the Turkish...

Genies not genius: Turkey’s low-budget horror flicks boom

Kneeling before a chalk star outside his tumbledown house, an old man performs a ritual to rid himself of evil spirits -- which many...

Erdoğan says ‘petty desires’ are behind Turks emigrating abroad

Turkey's president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, who is criticized for a lavish lifestyle funded by Turkish taxpayers, has said "petty desires" are behind Turks seeking...

Turkish pollster attacked in front of daughter at playground in Antalya

Kemal Özkiraz, president of the Eurasia Public Research Center (AKAM), was hit in the head by an assailant while with his young daughter at...

AKP ministers left 23,000 parliamentary questions from MPs unanswered in five years

The ministers of the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) have failed to answer one-third of the parliamentary questions directed to them by lawmakers...

AKP gov’t accused of ‘provocation’ with controversial billboards in eastern province

Two opposition figures in Turkey have accused the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) of staging “provocations” against the country’s main opposition Republican People's...

1.7 mln investigations launched in Turkey on terrorism allegations over past 5 years

More than 1.7 million investigations were launched into people in Turkey on allegations of membership in an armed terrorist organization between 2016 and 2021,...

Journalist refuses to pay fine, sent to jail for insulting AKP lawmaker

A journalist and the head of a journalist association in eastern Turkey was sent to jail after he refused to pay a fine he...

AKP gov’t may be having talks with jailed PKK leader: opposition chair

Nationalist İYİ (Good) Party leader Meral Akşener has said she heard rumors of the Justice and Development Party (AKP) government starting new talks with...

Turkish gov’t spent $307 mln on representation in first half of 2022

A total of TL 5.6 billion ($307 million) was spent for representation and expenses incurred for receptions at public institutions in Turkey in the first six...

Erdoğan attacks opposition MP, calls him a ‘terrorist’

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has claimed that an opposition lawmaker who recently called Erdoğan’s ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) a “criminal organization”...

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