bianet, TGS Sign Collective Labor Agreement

Personal rights, editorial independence, social gender equality have been guaranteed by Collective Labor Agreement signed for the first time with a news site. Employees living with animals at their homes in addition to kindergarten aid have taken place in the agreement.

Those Who Lost Their Lives on May 1’s Commemorated

DİSK, KESK, TTB and TMMOB have gathered in Kazancı and Şişhane to commemorate those who have lost their lives on May 1s.

‘Life Stopped’ in Nusaybin, Central Şırnak

Kuzu from the Human Rights Association and Gökalp from Turkish Medical Association have told that services, notably medical services and flow of information have been staggering in Şırnak central and Mardin’s Nusaybin districts that are under curfew for over 1.5 months.

Act Allowing Child Marriage Referred to Constitutional Court

Agenda Child Association has declared that the Family Court has referred the relevant Article No. 124 to the Constitutional Court in the suit brought to annul the article in Turkish Civil Code allowing child marriage.

Detained Dutch Journalist Umar Goes Out of Citizenship of Turkey

Dutch columnist Umar detained in Kuşadası on charge of “insulting President” has taken decision to go out of citizenship of Turkey.


Gezi Resistance

  • bianet compiled all its news, photo and video content from May 27, 2013 regarding the Gezi Resistance around a timeline. Even though the chronology ends in March 2014, we know that this is just the beginning...

Male Violence Monitoring

  • bianet is keeping monthly account of the stream of male violence to lay bare the extent of violence against women.

Media Monitoring Reports

  • Independent Communication Network (BIA) monitors and reports violations of freedom of expression in Turkey. You can access quarterly and annual reports from this page.

bianet In Your Mother Tongue!

  • bianet In Your Mother Tongue!

    On February 21 International Mother Language Day, bianet published 20 articles in different languages spoken in Turkey.

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