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Doğan Group responds to recent broadcasts by Turkuaz Media Group
Doğan Group responds to recent broadcasts by Turkuaz Media Group

Istanbul, March 5 () - A statement issued by Deputy Manager of Corporate Communications Ahter Kutadgu on behalf of Doğan Group is as follows:   1.The news commentary titled “Here are the financiers of betrayal,” published by daily Sabah...

Appointment of trustee panels a "new tool to silence media": TGC
Appointment of trustee panels a "new tool to silence media": TGC

Öykü Altuntaş / Istanbul, March 4 () - The Turkish Journalists' Association (TGC) slammed the decision of the prosecution to appoint a trustee panel to Zaman Group. "Appointing trustee panel has become a new tool to silence the media" TGC board...

14,000 pharmacists' major social campaign to guide domestic violence victims
14,000 pharmacists' major social campaign to guide domestic violence victims
Trustee appointed to Zaman amid media crackdown
Trustee appointed to Zaman amid media crackdown
Officer who shot Berkin Elvan identified almost three years after shooting
Officer who shot Berkin Elvan identified almost three years after shooting
(Video) Workers go on strike at Renault in Turkey over layoffs
(Video) Workers go on strike at Renault in Turkey over layoffs

Edip Tekin - Faruk Kahraman / Bursa, March 1 () - Workers at the French car giant Renault’s factory in the northwestern Turkish province of Bursa went on strike on March 1, after 10 of their colleagues were laid off. Some 150 workers at Oyak Renault,...

Yazidis in Turkey's refugee camps discriminated: Rights Center
Yazidis in Turkey's refugee camps discriminated: Rights Center

Felat Bozarslan / Diyarbakır, Feb 29 () - Asylum seekers who have fled the conflict in Iraq and Syria are not recognized as refugees in Turkey, while Yazidis are not offered equal rights, urged the Diyarbakır Bar Children’s Rights Center. According...

Professors teach in front of prison in solidarity with arrested students
Professors teach in front of prison in solidarity with arrested students
Turkish court releases arrested journalists after 92 days in prison
Turkish court releases arrested journalists after 92 days in prison
14 detained over social media terror propaganda in Istanbul
14 detained over social media terror propaganda in Istanbul
Amnesty: Impunity to deepen human rights violations in Turkey
Amnesty: Impunity to deepen human rights violations in Turkey

Öykü Altuntaş / Istanbul, Feb 24 () – Human rights violations in Turkey will increasingly continue if law compatible with international norms are not put into force and independent probe procedures are not run. In 2015, Turkey has faced a significant...

(Video) Entry to Artvin banned as police disperse protesters
(Video) Entry to Artvin banned as police disperse protesters

Muhammed Kaçar - Adem Güngör / Artvin, Feb 22 () - The governor’s office in Artvin has banned entry to the province as protesters arrive to support hundreds of locals who have been resisting against a plan to construct a gold mine that could...

Turkish initiatives ask to give peace a chance
Turkish initiatives ask to give peace a chance
Thousands united against gold mine construction in northern Turkey
Thousands united against gold mine construction in northern Turkey
Sculptor cleared of insulting Erdoğan
Sculptor cleared of insulting Erdoğan
(Video) Backup security teams deployed to Artvin amid major green protest
(Video) Backup security teams deployed to Artvin amid major green protest

Muhammet Kaçar- Adem Güngör / Artvin, Feb 17 () - Backup police and gendarmerie teams were deployed to Cerattepe in Black Sea province of Artvin, while locals’ protest against mining efforts of a company have been intervened by tear gas and batons. Meanwhile,...

Istanbul in solidarity with Black Sea locals fighting mining efforts by police force
Istanbul in solidarity with Black Sea locals fighting mining efforts by police force

Mehmet Aktaran / Istanbul, Feb 17 () - Protesters supported the major demonstration against mining efforts in Black Sea province of Artvin by dancing horon, a folk dance of the eastern black sea coastal region, in Kadıköy. Locals have been protesting a...

University rectorate take 21 scholars’ defense over peace petition
University rectorate take 21 scholars’ defense over peace petition

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