1 Ekim 2020, Perşembe
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Twitter was inaccessible for 11 minutes in Turkey, causing scare due to the Social Media Law coming into effect

Turkey's notorious Social Media Law has come into full effect on October 1, 2020 and on the very day it happened, Twitter became inaccessible...

Torture: Two villagers thrown off a helicopter, one lost his life after 20 days in ICU

Two people in the province of Van were reported to have been thrown off a helicopter while under detention. Osman Şiban, one of the...

Claim: Islamist organizations preparing for civil war in Turkey

In recent years due to increasing personal armament in Turkey, the claims of a social conflict have been brought up from time to time....

Presidential “Consent Manufacturing Center” initiated in Turkey

Turkish government has initiated a new mechanism under the title "Strategic Communications & Crisis Management Department" which is authorised to "engage in psychological operations,...

MHP leader Bahçeli called for Death Penalty to be reinstated

MHP leader Devlet Bahçeli made a statement, "Reinstating the death penalty in our legislation may deter the commitment of heinous and primitive crimes." Government's far...

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Twitter was inaccessible for 11 minutes in Turkey, causing scare due to the Social Media Law coming into effect

Turkey's notorious Social Media Law has come into full effect on October 1, 2020 and on the very day it happened, Twitter became inaccessible...

Diyarbakır’da suya yüzde 80’e varan zam

Diyarbakır'da kayyum yönetiminin geçtiğimiz yıl yüzde suya 80'e varan zam yapması çok tartışılmıştı. Kayyum yönetimi bu sene için de farklı bir tarife uygulamadı. Suya...

Kadıköy’de inşaat iskelesi çöktü: 4 işçi yaralandı

Kadıköy'de inşaat iskelesi çöktü. Çökme sonucu 4 işçi yaralandı. İşçilerden birinin ağır yaralandığı belirtiliyor. İstanbul’un Kadıköy ilçesinde inşaat iskelesinin çökmesi sonucu biri ağır olmak üzere...

Kars Belediyesi Eşbaşkanı Şevin Alaca gözaltındayken görevden alındı

Gözaltına alınan ve aralarında HDP’li Kars Belediye Eşbaşkanı Şevin Alaca’nın da bulunduğu 5’i Belediye meclis üyesi, 2’si İl Genel Meclis üyesi olmak üzere toplam...

Voters’ mobility from 2014 to 2019 in Turkey: Ordinary pace of life or preparation for electoral fraud?

Election security is once again the leading topic in discussions as voters in Turkey prepare for local elections in a few months. The Supreme...

Parenting in Turkey: 91% of fathers think mothers should take greater responsibility in childcare

Fathers & Parenting Research in Turkey has yielded striking results. According to the research, 91% of fathers say mothers are the first ones responsible...

A District Left in Despair: Diyarbakır Suriçi

Curfews declared in Sur district of Diyarbakır in November, 2015, forced many residents to leave their houses.  After the period of continuous armed conflict,...

Cultural Production in Turkey: 7 books per person in 2018 “Digitalisation in Culture Continues”

During 2018, around 581 million books were printed in Turkey, including publications subject to banderole exemption. Banderoles were mostly sold for the books under...

Turkey’s population is announced as 82.003.882

Total population of Turkey has increased by 1 million 193.357 as of the end of 2018 with 41 million 139.980 men and 40 million...

Parental Leave: Turkey Fails in Paid Parental Leave

International organizations such as United Nations and European Union are encouraging their members to improve parental leave regulations for both parents. However, despite the...

Occupational Fatality in Turkey: The number of work-related accidents increased after 2013

Deterioration of the economy and profit-focused greed of employers has forced Turkey into the vortex of occupational fatality. This vortex costs hundreds of workers’...

Happiness & Immigrants in Data: “Turkish Hospitality” fails in hospitability!

According to the ‘World Happiness Report 2018’ published by the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Solutions Network, Turkey takes 74th place among 156 countries...

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Twitter was inaccessible for 11 minutes in Turkey, causing scare due to the Social Media Law coming into effect

Turkey's notorious Social Media Law has come into full effect on October 1, 2020 and on the very day it happened, Twitter became inaccessible...

Torture: Two villagers thrown off a helicopter, one lost his life after 20 days in ICU

Two people in the province of Van were reported to have been thrown off a helicopter while under detention. Osman Şiban, one of the...

Claim: Islamist organizations preparing for civil war in Turkey

In recent years due to increasing personal armament in Turkey, the claims of a social conflict have been brought up from time to time....

Presidential “Consent Manufacturing Center” initiated in Turkey

Turkish government has initiated a new mechanism under the title "Strategic Communications & Crisis Management Department" which is authorised to "engage in psychological operations,...

MHP leader Bahçeli called for Death Penalty to be reinstated

MHP leader Devlet Bahçeli made a statement, "Reinstating the death penalty in our legislation may deter the commitment of heinous and primitive crimes." Government's far...

Violence against Women: The State, The Women’s Movement and Twitter, and the case of Musa Orhan

The case, which started with the rape of young woman İpek Er by Specialized Sergeant Musa Orhan turned into a nationwide debate after the...

Opposition MP attacked violently after getting targeted by Minister of Interior

Turkish Workers Party TİP member of parliament, actor Barış Atay criticized the Minister of Interior for release of an alleged rapist from prison as...

CHP deputy kicked by police during Victory Day March

During the August 30 Victory Day March in Kırşehir, police prevented main opposition CHP representatives. During the quarrel, police kicked CHP Kırşehir deputy Dr....