Deputy PM Recep Akdag said that heavy rain had caused the ground under the rails to collapse, causing the crash.
09 Jul 2018 1:25 PM
Turkish media dubbed decree as the 'last' with officials indicating state of emergency could end as early as Monday.
08 Jul 2018 2:25 PM
Turkish voters had for the first time cast ballots for both president and parliament in the snap elections.
25 Jun 2018 11:48 AM
8 people were also wounded in the shooting at Suruc that broke out as MP Ibrahim Halil Yildiz visited small businesses in the town centre.
15 Jun 2018 1:44 PM
The state of Emergency was put in place after a failed coup nearly 2 years ago
14 Jun 2018 6:15 PM
The convicted journalists were earlier indicted in July 2016 for sponsoring the PKK, FETO and other terrorist groups through media coverage.
26 Apr 2018 12:01 PM
Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were poisoned with a military-grade nerve agent in the English city of Salisbury on March 4.
04 Apr 2018 4:37 PM
The private plane bringing the Turkish socialite, her friends home from a bachelorette party in Dubai crashed into Iranian mountainside.
12 Mar 2018 9:43 AM
Pegasus Airlines confirmed there were no injuries among 162 passengers as well as two pilots and four cabin crew onboard.
14 Jan 2018 5:30 PM
According to 2 govt decrees published in the Official Gazette, those dismissed in the new wave of purges include 637 military personnel.
24 Dec 2017 2:44 PM
‘Jerusalem is and will forever be the capital of the Palestinian state,’ Mahmud Abbas said.
13 Dec 2017 4:20 PM
Istanbul police frequently crack down on leftist anti-government protests.
10 Dec 2017 1:34 PM
The move is likely to deepen concern among rights activists and Turkey’s Western allies about its record on civil liberties.
19 Nov 2017 5:41 PM
Iran said on Tuesday that rescue operations had ended.
15 Nov 2017 2:17 PM
Iran said on Tuesday that rescue operations have ended in areas hit by a powerful weekend earthquake that killed at least 450 people.
14 Nov 2017 10:00 AM
The operations are part of Turkey’s ramped up effort to clamp down on IS.
10 Nov 2017 4:14 PM
Counter-terrorism police raided houses in Bursa, a northwestern province of Turkey.
29 Oct 2017 6:47 PM
Trump announced the major shift in US policy detailing a more confrontational approach to Iran over its nuclear programs.
14 Oct 2017 10:16 AM
Erdogan hosted the emir for the talks at his presidential palace in the capital Ankara, the Turkish presidency said in a statement.
15 Sep 2017 4:11 PM
Erdogan said in a televised address that the case was a 'scandalous demonstration of how American justice works'.
01 Sep 2017 2:25 PM