IPS Communication Foundation calls on mainstream and local media employees as well as communications students to submit their work in BİA²s nation-wide bid to support and ...»
According to a recently leaked letter by senior UN officer Turkish parliament, contrary to serious warnings regarding very broad and vague definition of terrorism passed the ...»
A group of culprits who attacked Bati TV director Baskaya and beat him until he was hospitalized are still at large. TV channel owner Karaaslan says ...»
Turkish youth of Kurdish origin declares himself a Conscientious Objector through human rights association, bringing up the number of Turkeys anti-war activists rejecting compulsory military service ...»
Spreading forest fire on Sirnaks Cudi mountain for past 20 days blamed on military troops. Bingols trees being cut for security reasons. Sirnak Bar Association lawyers ...»
The weekend conference Present and Future focusing on Greek minority issues in Istanbul arouses optimistic feelings. Karaoglan, an organizer: Contrary to rough estimates of 1 thousand, ...»
The death of 37 people in Sivas arson attack 13 years ago was commemorated in meetings in several cities. Istanbul rally hears demands for truth behind ...»
Transvestites and transsexuals in capital Ankara found Pink Life support association in wake of growing attacks on Turkeys transgendered community. We will struggle for social, economic, ...»
Catholic Priest Pierre Brunissen wounded in knife attack but recovering from injury. Governor Guzeloglu says suspect caught and detained, investigation continues. ...»
Prof. Dr. Kaboglu: Bill amending Anti-Terror Law has severe contradictions to Constitution. Essence of rights being changed, freedom of expression limited. Conventions on human rights are ...»
Representatives of 15 organizations send letter to President Sezer asking him not to ratify amendment in Turkeys Anti-Terror Law: The law surrenders personal rights and freedoms ...»
Independent media professionals, students and lecturers, academics to debate alternative media and share experiences this November. BİA²s International Independent Media Forum to bring together those working ...»
Istanbul prosecutor demands up to 4.5 years imprisonment for Radikal daily columnist Yetkin for criticizing the controversial trial of internationally accredited Turkish author Orhan Pamuk. Charged ...»
Attorney Noyan Ozkan files a complaint with the Interior Ministry asking for an investigation into Trabzon Governor Yavuzdemirs remarks those who wreck public order will be ...»
Tuzla court rejects release request for LIMTER-IS Union Chairman Dinc and Education Expert Saygili who are due for trial on July 20. Unionists start hunger strike ...»
Following the first visit to Turkey of the Head of the Armenian Apostolic Church, an investigation is launched against Karekin II under article 301 of Anti-Terror ...»
Members of prisoner families solidarity association TAYAD attacked by crowd of 500 while trying to read press statement protesting conditions in F-type prisons. Police save victims ...»
ECHR sentences Turkey to pay 26,000 Euro in damages to IHDs Cetinkaya for organizing an outlawed meeting, Ozgur Bakis daily for an article, Yeni Evrensel daily ...»
The primary reason is that those who commit torture are protected and they go unpunished. Of those applying to the foundation, 113 were tortured in the ...»
Attacked by crowd in Trabzon after reading TAYAD statement, activist Uzun says Police didnt intervene during the attack. They beat us in the toilet, used pepper ...»
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