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Parineeti Chopra shared this picture from Turkey on Wednesday.
Parineeti Chopra shared this picture from Turkey on Wednesday.

Priyanka is jealous of Parineeti's postcards from Turkey. See pics, videos

PUBLISHED ON JUN 09, 2021 10:52 PM IST
  • Parineeti Chopra has been sharing pictures and updates from from Turkey, where she is currently on a holiday. Her cousin Priyanka Chopra is 'so jealous'.
Recipe: Brush aside mood swings with Hot Mezze Box of Turkish cuisines(Himanshu Taneja, Culinary Director, Marriott International)
Recipe: Brush aside mood swings with Hot Mezze Box of Turkish cuisines(Himanshu Taneja, Culinary Director, Marriott International)

Recipe: Brush aside mood swings with foods from Turkish cuisine in Hot Mezze Box

By Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON JUN 06, 2021 07:27 PM IST
  • Prepare and drool over Hot Mezze Box which has a variety of mood boosting food from Turkish cuisine like Chicken Shawarma, Falafel, Kebab Meshwai, Classic Chickpea Hummus, Fattoush Salad, Za’atar Yogurt Dip and freshly baked Pita. Check out their recipes inside
FILE PHOTO: Turkey's head coach Senol Gunes(AP)
FILE PHOTO: Turkey's head coach Senol Gunes(AP)

EURO 2020: Güneş ready to spring another surprise for Turkey

AP |
PUBLISHED ON MAY 31, 2021 07:35 PM IST
  • Şenol Güneş led his country's national team to its greatest football achievement nearly 20 years ago — a third-place finish at the 2002 World Cup.
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and officials attend the inauguration of Taksim Mosque in central Istanbul, Turkey May 28, 2021.(via Reuters)
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and officials attend the inauguration of Taksim Mosque in central Istanbul, Turkey May 28, 2021.(via Reuters)

Turkey President Erdogan inaugurates major new mosque in heart of Istanbul

Reuters | | Posted by Kunal Gaurav, Istanbul
PUBLISHED ON MAY 28, 2021 07:28 PM IST
The Taksim mosque looms symbolically over a monument to the foundation of the Turkish republic by Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, whose staunchly secular legacy has been eroded by nearly two decades of Erdogan's rule.
A photo of Istanbul shared by NASA(Instagram/NASA)
A photo of Istanbul shared by NASA(Instagram/NASA)

NASA shares picture of Istanbul from space, leaves netizens mesmerised

By Khyati Sanger
PUBLISHED ON MAY 28, 2021 12:24 PM IST
NASA took to Instagram to share a picture of Istanbul, city seems to be glowing.
Philippines warns of strict lockdown as swimming parties, picnics spike Covid-19(Photo by RJ Baculo on Unsplash)
Philippines warns of strict lockdown as swimming parties, picnics spike Covid-19(Photo by RJ Baculo on Unsplash)

Philippines warns of strict lockdown as swimming parties, picnics spike Covid-19

AP |
UPDATED ON MAY 27, 2021 09:53 AM IST
  • President Rodrigo Duterte warns Philippines officials to enforce Covid-19 lockdown restrictions as swimming parties, drinking sprees and picnics held earlier this month in three resorts lead to a surge in coronavirus infections
Turkey eases virus curbs as lockdown (Unspalsh)
Turkey eases virus curbs as lockdown (Unspalsh)

Turkey eases virus restrictions, opens gates for tourists from 14 countries

Bloomberg |
PUBLISHED ON MAY 17, 2021 07:36 AM IST
  • Turkey was under a three-week lockdown which led to a decline in new Covid-19 cases. As a result, the government has eased some of the coronavirus restrictions that people had to follow.
Eid-ul-Fitr 2021: 5 unique traditions from across the globe (representative image)(ANI)
Eid-ul-Fitr 2021: 5 unique traditions from across the globe (representative image)(ANI)

Eid-ul-Fitr 2021: 5 unique Eid traditions that are followed around the world

ANI | , New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 14, 2021 10:38 AM IST
  • Eid-ul-Fitr, across the globe, is about spending time with family and friends. This festival, however, is celebrated in different ways in various parts of the world. Read on to find out the specific traditions that are followed in different regions.
A pro-Palestinian demonstrator holds a flag with an image of Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan as they drive past by the Israeli Consulate in Istanbul, Turkey May 12, 2021. (Dilara Senkaya / REUTERS)
A pro-Palestinian demonstrator holds a flag with an image of Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan as they drive past by the Israeli Consulate in Istanbul, Turkey May 12, 2021. (Dilara Senkaya / REUTERS)

'Take a clear stance': Turkey rallies Muslim nations over Israel-Hamas conflict

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON MAY 13, 2021 11:22 AM IST
Turkey's president Tayyip Erdogan said Israel was a "terror state" after the country's police fired rubber bullets and stun grenades at Palestinian protesters at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque.
Demonstrators wave Turkish and Palestinian flags during a protest against Israel near the Israeli Consulate in Istanbul, Turkey.(Reuters)
Demonstrators wave Turkish and Palestinian flags during a protest against Israel near the Israeli Consulate in Istanbul, Turkey.(Reuters)

Turkey demands end to Israel's 'heinous, cruel' attacks

AFP |
PUBLISHED ON MAY 10, 2021 08:45 PM IST
  • The Palestinian Red Crescent said hundreds had been wounded in new clashes on Monday that came ahead of a planned march marking Israel's 1967 takeover of the holy city.
Shahid Kapoor shares ‘picture of happiness’ by Turkish artist and here’s what it means(Instagram/shahidkapoor)
Shahid Kapoor shares ‘picture of happiness’ by Turkish artist and here’s what it means(Instagram/shahidkapoor)

Shahid Kapoor shares ‘picture of happiness’, positive essence by Turkish artist

By Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON MAY 10, 2021 04:48 PM IST
  • Shahid Kapoor tries dispelling the surrounding Covid-19 gloom by sharing a ‘picture of happiness’ by well-known Turkish painter Abidin Dino and we are taking a leaf out of his message of positivity this Monday
Erdogan announced Monday that a “full lockdown” would begin Thursday and last until May 17.(AP file photo)
Erdogan announced Monday that a “full lockdown” would begin Thursday and last until May 17.(AP file photo)

Full Covid-19 lockdown adds to financial strain in Turkey

AP | | Posted by Harshit Sabarwal, Istanbul
PUBLISHED ON APR 27, 2021 05:51 PM IST
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan did not announce a stimulus package to offset the economic impact of the new restrictions. With Turkey's double digit inflation, sinking national currency and businesses in trouble, many Turks already have been struggling financially.
Turkey announces lockdown from April 29 to May 17 to curb coronavirus infections(AP)
Turkey announces lockdown from April 29 to May 17 to curb coronavirus infections(AP)

Turkey announces lockdown from April 29 to May 17 to curb coronavirus infections

AP |
UPDATED ON APR 27, 2021 10:27 AM IST
  • President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said all businesses in Turkey will have to close unless otherwise stated by the interior minister. Supermarkets can stay open, except on Sundays. Permission will be needed for intercity travel. All schools will switch to online learning.
The Armenian quarter of Adana after a spree of ethnic cleansing of Armenian people in the early 20th-century. (File Photo)
The Armenian quarter of Adana after a spree of ethnic cleansing of Armenian people in the early 20th-century. (File Photo)

Biden likely to recognise killings of Armenians during World War I as 'genocide'

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON APR 22, 2021 07:27 AM IST
Turkey accepts that many Armenians living in the Ottoman Empire were killed in clashes with Ottoman forces during World War One, but contests the figures and denies the killings were systematically orchestrated and constitute a genocide.
A U.S.-backed Afghan peace meeting was postponed as Taliban balk a conference that Washington expected would move Afghanistan's warring sides to a final peace agreement has been postponed, as fresh violence rattles the Afghan capital, on Wednesday, April 21, 2021. (File Photo / AP)
A U.S.-backed Afghan peace meeting was postponed as Taliban balk a conference that Washington expected would move Afghanistan's warring sides to a final peace agreement has been postponed, as fresh violence rattles the Afghan capital, on Wednesday, April 21, 2021. (File Photo / AP)

US-backed Afghan peace talks in Turkey postponed after Taliban no-show

AP |
PUBLISHED ON APR 21, 2021 03:11 PM IST
Taliban crisis: No new date was given for the US-backed peace conference, which was to have started on Saturday under the sponsorship of the United Nations, Turkey and Qatar.
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.(AP)
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.(AP)

Dozens of Turks sneak into Europe in passport scam: Report

AFP |
PUBLISHED ON APR 19, 2021 10:38 PM IST
  • The scandal has dominated local headlines since it emerged last week that 43 people with grey service passports entered Germany last November to attend an environmental workshop and never returned to Turkey.
Turkey to impose tougher Covid-19 measures to combat 'third peak' of coronavirus(Photo by Mar Cerdeira on Unsplash)
Turkey to impose tougher Covid-19 measures to combat 'third peak' of coronavirus(Photo by Mar Cerdeira on Unsplash)

Turkey to impose tougher Covid-19 measures to combat 'third peak' of coronavirus

Reuters |
UPDATED ON APR 13, 2021 10:56 AM IST
President Tayyip Erdogan is likely to order a tightening of restrictions ahead of the vital tourism season as more contagious Covid-19 variants are now dominant in Turkey but limitations on mobility and close contact may to stem the spread of coronavirus
Ramadan 2021 moon sighting LIVE updates: Saudi Arabia, others to sight the moon(Twitter/jimcarr_wpg)
Ramadan 2021 moon sighting LIVE updates: Saudi Arabia, others to sight the moon(Twitter/jimcarr_wpg)

Ramadan 2021 moon sighting highlights: Saudi Arabia committee announces date

UPDATED ON APR 11, 2021 11:59 PM IST
  • Ramadan 2021 moon sighting updates: Saudi Arabia’s Supreme Court had called on all Muslims in UAE, Qatar and other Arab states to sight the crescent moon for the onset of the Holy month of Ramadan on Sunday evening, Sha’ban 29, 1442 AH, that is April 11, 2021
The US leader criticized Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan as an “autocrat”.(via REUTERS)
The US leader criticized Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan as an “autocrat”.(via REUTERS)

US faults NATO ally Turkey with range of human rights issues

Bloomberg |
PUBLISHED ON MAR 31, 2021 12:08 PM IST
The release late Tuesday of the “2020 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices” exposes mounting mistrust on both sides of the alliance and lingering tensions with Turkey under President Joe Biden.
Nighttime curfews that are in place across the country would continue, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said.(AFP)
Nighttime curfews that are in place across the country would continue, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said.(AFP)

Turkey reimposes restrictions after sharp rise in Covid-19 infections

AP | | Posted by Srivatsan K C, Ankara
PUBLISHED ON MAR 31, 2021 12:58 AM IST
“The increase in the number of cases and patients as well as the increase in the number of deaths, is forcing us to review the existing measures,” President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said in an address to the nation.
Turkey's new Central Bank Governor Sahap Kavcioglu sits at his office in Ankara, Turkey.(Reuters)
Turkey's new Central Bank Governor Sahap Kavcioglu sits at his office in Ankara, Turkey.(Reuters)

Turkish lira plunges after Erdogan sacks hawkish central bank chief

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON MAR 22, 2021 10:11 AM IST
  • The appointment of Sahap Kavcioglu, a former banker and ruling party lawmaker, in the early hours on Saturday marked the third time since mid-2019 that Erdogan has abruptly fired a central bank chief.
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan(Reuters)
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan(Reuters)

France condemns Turkey's move to quit domestic violence convention

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON MAR 21, 2021 07:49 AM IST
  • Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday pulled Turkey out of the Council of Europe accord, known the Istanbul Convention, which pledged to prevent, prosecute and eliminate domestic violence and promote equality.
FILE PHOTO: People holding mobile phones are silhouetted against a backdrop projected with the Twitter logo in this illustration picture taken September 27, 2013. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel/Illustration (REUTERS)
FILE PHOTO: People holding mobile phones are silhouetted against a backdrop projected with the Twitter logo in this illustration picture taken September 27, 2013. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel/Illustration (REUTERS)

Twitter to establish legal entity in Turkey, comply with 'controversial' law

AP | , Istanbul
PUBLISHED ON MAR 20, 2021 02:53 PM IST
  • In a statement Friday, the social media company said it had reviewed the amended internet law and made the decision to comply with, it but promised to continue “defending open, public conversation and ensuring our service is available to people everywhere.”
In this Jan. 20, 2017 file photo, residents walk through the destruction of the once rebel-held Salaheddine neighbourhood in eastern Aleppo, Syria. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar, File)
In this Jan. 20, 2017 file photo, residents walk through the destruction of the once rebel-held Salaheddine neighbourhood in eastern Aleppo, Syria. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar, File)

Missile strike in northern Syria 'targeted' civilian settlements: Turkey

AFP |
PUBLISHED ON MAR 15, 2021 11:50 AM IST
Officials said the ballistic missiles were fired from the Kuweires airbase in Aleppo, under the control of the Syrian government, and struck Al-Bab and Jarablus towns in the north of the war-torn country.
The report is by a special working group set up to investigate media allegations that staff, ships or aircraft working with Frontex took part in or were near more than a dozen pushback incidents at the border between Greece and Turkey last year, mostly in the Aegean Sea.(AP)
The report is by a special working group set up to investigate media allegations that staff, ships or aircraft working with Frontex took part in or were near more than a dozen pushback incidents at the border between Greece and Turkey last year, mostly in the Aegean Sea.(AP)

EU's coast guard agency Frontex involved in dozen migrant pushback incidents

AP | , Brussels
PUBLISHED ON MAR 04, 2021 06:10 PM IST
They gave Frontex Executive Director Fabrice Leggeri two months to respond or face action at the European Court of Justice.
French Foreign Affairs minister Jean Yves Le Drian (L) talks with Dutch Foreign minister Stef Blok (R) during a Foreign Affairs meeting at the EU headquarters in Brussels in this file picture. ( AFP)
French Foreign Affairs minister Jean Yves Le Drian (L) talks with Dutch Foreign minister Stef Blok (R) during a Foreign Affairs meeting at the EU headquarters in Brussels in this file picture. ( AFP)

France says Turkey sounds 'reassuring', has stopped its 'insults'

Reuters | , Paris
PUBLISHED ON MAR 03, 2021 03:14 PM IST
He said that the removal of Turkish research vessels from Cypriot waters in the eastern Mediterranean and Ankara showing a desire to resume talks with Greece over a long-standing maritime dispute were positive signs.
The main facilitator for the IHH gaining a foothold in the Himalayan country was the ISN, which has received funding directly from Turkey to finance various projects.(ihh.org.tr)
The main facilitator for the IHH gaining a foothold in the Himalayan country was the ISN, which has received funding directly from Turkey to finance various projects.(ihh.org.tr)

Al-Qaeda linked Turkish group expanding base in areas close to Indo-Nepal border

ANI | , Stockholm
PUBLISHED ON FEB 28, 2021 06:22 AM IST
The IHH is known as a tool of the Turkish intelligence agency MIT and has been supported by the government of Islamist President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, which granted the organization special privileges for raising funds.
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