Pro Kurdish Democratic Society Party (DTP) calls roundup of 50 party executives unlawful and arbitrary. Five of those arrested are provincial chairman and nine are district ...»
Ankara court acquits 4 women activists charged with insulting State Minister Nimet Cubukcu. Minister drops charges against defendants on day of hearing. Prosecutor says there was ...»
Prof. Dr. Fincanci says Turkey may be sentenced at ECHR for burying those killed in clashes without proper autopsy. IHDs Alatas warns practice may allow cover-up ...»
DNA analysis shows bones found after 11 years belong to 61 year old Bahri Budak and his 14 year old grandson Metin who went missing in ...»
ICAD and YAKAY-DER organise 5th International Conference on Forced Disappearance Under Custody to be held in Diyarbakir between May 16-20. Family members of forcibly disappeared people ...»
Academics and jurists will meet April 28 to debate right to fair trial and freedom of expression. The cartoon crisis, racial remarks, freedom of expression for ...»
Main opposition CHP MP Sukru Elekdag, a retired diplomat, seeks USD 15,000 in libel damages for alleged insult in the Turkish translation of British state document: ...»
Prof. Oran, Government has retreated in face of Turkish nationalism; Finkel, its no use if journalists have no courage; Lawyer Ilkiz, Public Morality cannot be entrusted ...»
A man found guilty for throwing an egg at Prime Minister Erdogan was sentenced to 14 months imprisonment while his alleged accomplice was acquitted. Prosecution demands ...»
The 9th Flying Broom International Womens Film Festival is to be held from between May 4-12. A total of 94 films by 75 directors from 25 ...»
Ankara decides on to base countrys first nuclear power station in Sinop. Energy Minister starts talks with companies. Sinop Platform challenges the move. Dr. Uyar says ...»
Ilyas Aktas who was shot in the head while covering the Diyarbakir incidents for a bimonthly and declared brain dead is still in critical condition in ...»
14 people were killed in the conventional conflict environment. There is no autopsy report about how they were killed. It was obvious that incidents would occur ...»
Amnesty International calls on the Turkish government to investigate all allegations of human rights violations arising in the context of recent violent protests in the south-east ...»
HRW researcher, Jonathan Sugden, was detained by regular police in the town of Bingol, on April 12 during investigation on allegations by Turkish paramilitary police, gendarmes. ...»
In a written reply to a motion in Parliament, Minister od Education Çelik said that 72 percent of the unschooled children are girls. In the education ...»
Citing statue of limitation an Istanbul court dropped charges against four leading Turkish columnists tried for publicly criticizing court decision to halt an Istanbul conference on ...»
Discovery of hundreds of barrels containing dangerous solid waste in Tuzla boosts concerns. CMO Istanbul branch says its heedlessness for those who dont know what to ...»
Ankara 18th Civil Court of First Instance rejects PM Erdogans libel claim against Ortadogu newspaper and journalist Saracoglu for branding him of pursuing spineless politics on ...»
Peace activists discuss steps for a peaceful solution to the Kurdish Question in the wake of 153 CEPA deputies call to PKK for laying down arms. ...»
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