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The Istanbul Municipality has begun to put warning letters regarding video recording in cabs as a part of its new initiative after the move immediately drew criticism over “the violation of the right to privacy.”
A scientist’s experiment at home on July 24 in the southern province of Antalya left himself, his wife and his son injured in an explosion.
A 78-meter-long künefe dessert was prepared on July 23 for an event held to commemorate the 78th year the southern border province of Hatay, the dessert’s homeland, joined Turkey.
Education Ministry introduces new regulations regarding private dormitories, which bans two students from staying in the same room
Some 103 illegal migrants of Afghan and Pakistani origin have been caught in the eastern province of Erzincan, after the bus carrying them broke down, while another 120 illegal migrants were found in the eastern province of Ağrı, state-run Anadolu Agency reported on July 23.
Two female municipal workers who were on duty in a cemetery were dismissed after a video emerged on social media of them dancing in a cemetery in the Black Sea province of Zonguldak on July 24.
Turkish police launched the “Turkey Peaceful Park” operation simultaneously across 81 provinces on July 23 with the participation of 7,968 police officers to “ensure the peace of citizens in the parks,” state-run Anadolu Agency reported
Turkish police detained 47 protesters demonstrating in support of two hunger-striking educators jailed in May in the capital Ankara on July 23.
Two human rights activists have been arrested in Istanbul a short while after being released from detention
One soldier was killed and another two were injured on July 24 in an outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) attack in the Baykan district of the southeastern province of Siirt, Doğan News Agency has reported.
The management of an aqua park in the southern province of Adana has formed a security team of 12, including both male and female personnel, against sexual harassment.