Fri, 12 Apr 2019 01:00
Mandarin Oriental to launch second property in Istanbul
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has announced its second luxury hotel in Istanbul that is scheduled to open in 2022.
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 01:00
From culling to compassion: How one city collared its stray-animal crisis
Concerned for the health of a black cat roaming around the university campus where she works, Mevlude dropped off the feline at the veterinary clinic for street animals run by the Istanbul municipality.
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 20:30
Eight-storey apartment building collapses in Istanbul, one dead: report
An eight-storey apartment building in Istanbul collapsed on Wednesday leaving at least one person dead, Turkish media reported.
Mon, 05 Nov 2018 01:00
Do Thais have a ‘green’ party to vote for?
In Turkey, Ataturk International Airport and public spaces in Istanbul are to be transformed into parks when the newly opened Istanbul International Airport is in full operation. That is what the ruling Justice and Development Party wants.
Sat, 27 Oct 2018 18:51
Turkey hosts Syria summit with Russian, French, German leaders
The leaders of Russia, France and Germany arrived in Istanbul on Saturday for a four-nation summit aiming to find a lasting political solution to the Syrian civil war and salvage a fragile ceasefire in a rebel-held northwestern province.
Sun, 28 Oct 2018 01:00
Khashoggi murder 'must concern us all': Mattis to regional forum
Pentagon chief Jim Mattis warned a Middle East forum on Saturday that the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi inside the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul "must concern us all greatly".
Sat, 27 Oct 2018 01:00
Paws for thought
Istanbul is home to several architectural wonders but it's the feline population that catches the eye
Wed, 24 Oct 2018 14:01
Khashoggi killing: Trump slams 'worst cover-up ever'
US President Donald Trump charged Tuesday that a Saudi operation to kill journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Riyadh's consulate in Istanbul had given rise to "one of the worst cover-ups" in history.
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 15:35
Latest : Saudi account of Khashoggi's death meets growing scepticism
Dubai - Saudi Arabia faced a growing chorus of incredulity Sunday over its belated explanation of how critic Jamal Khashoggi died inside its Istanbul consulate, as world powers demanded answers and the whereabouts of his body.
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 01:00
Calls mount for punishment of those who ordered Khashoggi killing
The UN chief, Britain's foreign ministry and media groups on Saturday called for the punishment of those who ordered and carried out Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's killing in Istanbul.
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 09:37
Saudi Arabia admits Khashoggi killed in Istanbul consulate: state media
Saudi Arabia on Saturday admitted that dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside its consulate in Istanbul, state media said, two weeks after his disappearance sparked global furore.
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 01:00
Turkey widens Khashoggi search, denies giving US tapes
Istanbul - Turkey on Friday widened the investigation into the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi after his visit to the Saudi consulate, searching a forest in the city.
Sat, 13 Oct 2018 15:36
Saudi rejects 'baseless' murder claims over missing journalist
Saudi Arabia dismissed on Saturday accusations that Jamal Khashoggi was ordered murdered by a hit squad inside its Istanbul consulate as "lies and baseless allegations", as Riyadh and Ankara spar over the missing journalist's fate.
Sun, 07 Oct 2018 13:59
Turkish police believe Saudis killed journalist in consulate hit: source
Istanbul - Turkish police believe that prominent Saudi journalist and critic Jamal Khashoggi was murdered inside the Saudi mission in Istanbul after he went missing on Tuesday, according to an unnamed government official.
Mon, 07 May 2018 06:03
Japan's Taro Daniel claims first ATP title
Taro Daniel claimed "surprise" at securing his first career ATP title with a 7-6 (7/4), 6-4 defeat of Tunisia's Malek Jaziri in Istanbul on Sunday.