Turkey: Hotel fire in eastern Istanbul kills 2 people
Istanbul: At least two people have died, and two others were injured in a fire that occurred in a seven-story hotel in eastern Istanbul on Friday, media reported.
Turkish Airlines suspends nearly 240 flights after snowfall alert in Istanbul
Istanbul: Turkey's flag carrier Turkish Airlines said on Saturday that it had canceled 238 flights scheduled for Sunday and Monday due to the snowfall expected in Istanbul.
One person dead in armed car assault in central Istanbul - Reports
Istanbul: An armed assault was carried out on a car on the Golden Horn Bridge in the center of Istanbul, killing one person, Turkish media reported on Saturday.
Turkey: Istanbul's Istiklal Avenue reopened for public
Istanbul: Istanbul's Istiklal Avenue, the site of Sunday's deadly blast, has been reopened to the public, media reports said on Monday.
Turkey: Suspect arrested hours after blast rocks Istanbul
Istanbul: Turkish Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said the suspect who planted the bomb which exploded in Istanbul's busy Istiklal Street on Sunday, which left six people dead and over 80 others hurt, has been detained.
Turkey: Six die as blast rocks busy street in Istanbul
Istanbul: The blast in Turkey's Istanbul city left six people dead and 53 others hurt on Sunday with country's president Recep Tayyip Erdogan saying it could be a suspected 'act of terrorism'.
Turkey: Four die as blast rocks Istanbul
Istanbul: At least four people died and over 30 others were hurt as a blast rocked Turkish city Istanbul’s Istiklal Avenue on Sunday.
Turkey: Blast rocks Istanbul, 11 people injured
Istanbul: At least 11 people were hurt when a blast rocked Turkish metropolis Istanbul’s Istiklal Street in the Beyoglu district, media reports said on Sunday.
Turkey: Gunfight in Istanbul leaves six people injured
Istanbul: A gunfight broke out at a shopping mall in Turkey;s capital Istanbul city and left six people hurt.
Foreign Ministers of Turkey, Afghanistan, Pakistan to meet in Istanbul
Ankara/UNI: A trilateral meeting between foreign ministers of Turkey, Afghanistan and Pakistan will take place in Istanbul on Friday.
Uighur trouble in China: Women march in Istanbul
A large number of women staged a march in Istanbul recently to demand an end to China's ‘genocide’ and protection of Uighur women’s rights, media reports said.
Women protest against sexism, violence in Istanbul on International Women’s Day: Reports
Ankara/Sputnik: Thousands of women took part in a demonstration held in Turkey’s Istanbul on International Women’s Day, the Cumhuriyet newspaper reports.
IS suspect detained in Istanbul has plans for "sensational" terror attack
Istanbul/Xinhua: The suspected member of the Islamic State (IS) detained by the Turkish police in Istanbul has plans to carry out a "sensational" terror attack, Demiroren news agency reported Tuesday.
Erdogan's Turkey turns Hagia Sophia into a mosque again; UNESCO regrets
Istanbul/IBNS: Hagia Sophia, Turkey's iconic monument, a UNESCO World Heritage and one of the central attractions of its capital Istanbul, is no longer a museum. It has been turned back as a mosque though some 1500 years ago it was built as an Orthodox Christian cathedral.
US suspends visa services in Turkey following staffer's arrest
Ankara, Oct 9 (IBNS): The United States of America has suspended all regular visa services in Turkey after the arrest of one of its staffers in the national capital, media reports said.