17 January 2002 Thursday

  • Economic Crisis Luring Engineers Overseas
    Ongoing economic crisis leads to unemployment among Turkeys specialized workforce, say Engineers Chambers officials. New raduates as well as experienced engineers ......
  • Emerging Markets to See High-grade Issues
    Investment-grade issuersare expected to dominate emerging markets in the next few months, offering a chance to diversify from Argentina and Turkey. ......
  • UniCredito Set for Iktisat Bid
    Turkeys banking watchdog said it had authorised UniCredito Italiano to examine necessary documents and prepare a bid to buy Iktisat Bank, ......
  • Fact Finding Mission Harassed
    An IHD (The Human Rights Organisation of Turkey ) fact finding mission to Southeast Turkey is reported to have faced arassment ......
  • Bizarre Allegations
    Colasan and Soms mistake is so basic it would be akin to a U.S.journalist writing about Turkey and confusing MHP with ......
  • CIA Rumor on Web Targets Turkey Writer
    Nadire Mater, an award-winning journalist has fallen prey to the flimsiest of whisper campaigns. She is accused of accepting a payment ......
  • Journalist Prosecuted for Criticism
    Ersen Korkmaz, columnist and editor of local daily Demokrat Iskenderun prosecuted for his column criticisng Turkeys foreign policy. Charged with violating ......
  • Turkey A Migrant Way Station
    Almost weekly, Turkish officials report snaring smugglers or rescuing abandoned immigrants. Earlier this summer, Turkish police found 65 Iraqis hidden in ......
  • The Situation in North Cyprus
    On the 27th year of Turkeys military intervention, Northern Cypruss Patriotic Unity Movement (YBH) anlyses the current situation in the divided ......
  • Minister Pounded for Virginity Tests
    Turkeys Health Minister Osman Durmus remains under heavy criticism by womens organisations for his circular on virginity tests. Although Minister Durmuş ......
  • A Technocrats Cabinet, Unconvincing
    Proposals of replacing the ruling cabinet with a technocrats government, in order to overcome the Nationalist Action Partys (MHP) unwillingness in ......
  • Islamic Party Loses Direction
    Should the modern forces also succeed in gathering some minor forces of the right, the whole panorama of Turkish politics might ......
  • Government Ignores Prisoners Demands
    -Type prisons are specially designed maximum-security facilities, which Human Rights Watch, the global human rights group, calls physically and psychologically damaging ......
  • Crisis Stirs Fury
    Last week, thousands of protesters closed businesses and blocked highways in Ankara and Istanbul, shouting, The government must resign! and waving ......
  • Crisis Taking a Toll on Turkeys Media
    The Turkish Journalists Association said 3,000 of Turkeys 12,000 journalists have been laid off since mid-February, when the country was plunged ......
  • Inmates Show No Sign of Ending Hunger Strike
    The death of a political prisoner in Turkey last week may spark a chain of similar action by other inmates on ......
  • Ex-Bank Official Hired To Sort Out The Mess
    Turkeys new economic chief, Kemal Dervis has been hailed as the man who will sort out the countrys financial mess. This ......
  • Armenian Deportation
    The official decision for DEPORTATION (Exile) was taken in May 27th of 1915. The Ottoman government had decided to force a ......
  • Stroke Marks In the F Type Prisons
    Ümit Efe, from the Human Rights Organization, reported that the convicts in solitary confinement cells in the Kandıra, Sincan, Edirne and ......
  • 4000 Media Workers Laid-Off In Turkey
    Up to 4,000 media workers have been laid- off in Turkey as a result of a recent 30 per cent devaluation ......
  • Turkeys Operation Return to Life
    During the week of December 19-26, 2000, 10,000 Turkish soldiers violently occupied 48 prisons to end two months of hunger strikes ......
  • Economic Plan Criticized
    Only the government here appears to be pleased with its new economic recovery programme. Announced on the weekend, the programme, which ......
  • Pop Stars Sexuality Sparks Debate
    In just two days Gul, like an elephant in glasshouse, tore down all what his Prime Minister Devlet Bahceli had done ......
  • Hunger Strike Beyond Prison Walls
    The strikers seek abolition of state security courts, which are used for political trials and other sensitive cases. They demand more ......
  • IMF Loan Offers a Breathing Space
    The letter of intent, released Tuesday, pledges that major public banks, the strongholds of Turkeys crony capitalism, will be merged and ......

03 January 2002 Thursday

  • Selections From Todays Turkish Press
    Program Set For Ecevits US Visit, Turkey To Command Afghan Peacekeeping Force In Three Months, Turk Criticisizes Eu For Applying Double ......
  • From Moreover.com
    Turkey likely to be next to command peacekeepers in Afghanistan... Fish-loving Turks savor results from battle of the Black Seas jellyfish... ......
  • From Turkish Daily News
    Euro launch wins praise as Europe returns to work, · Turk contradicts with the rehabilitation plan, 15 year old boy freezes ......

12 December 2001 Wednesday

  • From Moreover.com
    Iran Begins Gas Supply To Turkey, Turkey, U.S. Advance In Copter Negotiations, Turks View Themselves as East-West Bridge, No deal on ......

23 November 2001 Friday

  • From Moreover.com
    Area families solve Thanksgiving Day boredom with Turkey Bowl... Turkey-D Musical Notes 11/22/01... Talking Turkey... Turkey at 1? No, chicken at ......
  • From Turkey Post
    Turkish women win equality... Turkish court allows govt to send troops... Turkey frames law to end male supremacy... Turkish Safe Sex ......
  • From Turkish Daily News
    Denktas defines parameters of settlement... Turkey seen to be excluded from the post-Taliban era... Two year old girl becomes first starvation ......
  • Selections From Todays Turkish Press
    New Cıvıl Code Could Alter Gender Relatıons... Ecevıt: The Farmers Are The Masters Of The Natıon... Constıtutıonal Court Holds Up Government ......

20 November 2001 Tuesday

  • From Moreover.com
    Turkeys -- Thanksgivings favorite guest... Be thankful, not sorry... What a turkey: Skipping Christmas by John Grisham... CHS students hold food ......
  • From Turkey Post
    11/19 21:48 Turkish and Greek Leaders in Cyprus Agree to Direct Meeting... Junior judoists of Iran to go to Turkey Nov ......
  • From Turkish Daily News
    Yilmaz backs Mumcu... Difference of opinion between OIC and UN on terrorism reveals contradiction in Turkish position... Foes corner bin Laden, ......
  • Selections From Todays Turkish Press
    Sezer Evaluates Eu Progress Report... Denktas And Clerıdes To Meet... Turkey Insısts On Greater Esdp Role... Yılmaz Meets Mumcu... ...

16 November 2001 Friday

  • From Moreover.com
    Turkey Brook Park bids are rejected as too expensive... US using 100 commandos... Mastering a 2nd language: Sunrise students are rising ......
  • From Turkey Post
    IMF may lend Turkey $10B - Nov. 16, 2001... Turkey close to new loan... Fund in talks on further aid for ......
  • From Turkish Daily News
    Center right agreed over Parties Law... Turkey and Pakistan under US blessing appear to take lead in post-Taliban Afghanistan... Cyprus summit ......
  • Selections From Todays Turkish Press
    Trnc Celebrates Its 18th Annıversary... Denktas Marks Trnc Annıversary... Sezer Calls On Israel, Palestınıans To Negotıate... Ecevıt: Cyprıot Unıon Would Lead ......

14 November 2001 Wednesday

  • From Moreover.com
    World Bank says in talks with Turkey on financial sector loan... Poverty line nears TL 1 billion... Garanti shareholders approve merger ......
  • From Turkey Post
    Jilted bride vows to get Turkish husband deported... EU again snubs Turkey over membership... Turk wed me for visa... Balfour Beatty ......
  • From Turkish Daily News
    Iraq moves forces to the north, Kurds alarmed... EU tells Turkey to do a lot more... Turkey, allies confused... World leaders ......
  • Selections From Todays Turkish Press
    Eu Report On Turkey... Verheugen Warns Turkey... Denktas: Cyprus Cannot Be A Crıterıa For Eu Membershıp... Bahcelı Denounces The Eu... ...

13 November 2001 Tuesday

  • From Moreover.com
    Turkey wants a role in Afghanistan... Turkey and EU fail to bridge gap on ESDP... In Brief - Signori/Turkey/Israel... Turkey Receives ......
  • From Turkey Post
    Pure Turkish delights... Yerevans and Istanbuls Mayors discussed possible non-centralized cooperation between the two cities... ...
  • From Turkish Daily News
    Plane crashes in Queens borough of New York... Anti-Taliban forces advancing on Kabul... Leaders agree on key spending cuts... Turkey wants ......
  • Selections From Todays Turkish Press
    Leaders Summıt... Remembrance Of The Nov. 12 Earthquake Vıctıms... Papandreou: Wıthout Cyprus We Wıll Veto The Eu Enlargement Process...Cem Sends Condolences ......

12 November 2001 Monday

  • From Moreover.com
    Scene Stealing Sides... Kiwis denied in Gabba finale... Woe for discarded Dawson... Kiwis denied in stunning Gabba finale... ...
  • From Turkey Post
    Landslides Kill Four in Turkey... Flogel the fall guy as Turkey eye World Cup... Turkish envoy for strong ties with Bahrain, ......
  • From Turkish Daily News
    Poll: Turks want early elections... OECD: Few civil servants; problem is in their distribution... Opposition poised to take Kabul... Dostum difference ......
  • Selections From Todays Turkish Press
    Shevardnadze Praıses Turkey... Ecevıt: Taleban Would Have Threatened Turkey Too... Cem Meets Un Afghan Representatıve Brahımı... Turkey Sends Aıd To 5,000 ......

09 November 2001 Friday

  • From Moreover.com
    St. Paul dinner is Sunday... Afghan opposition leader rejects offers to bring in foreign troops... Turkish Cypriot leader pushes for meeting... ......
  • From Turkey Post
    Turkeys Warning on Cyprus Vexes Western Allies... Greece to Send Back Illegal Immigrants to Turkey... Greece, Turkey sign protocol on illegal ......
  • From Turkish Daily News
    Afghan opposition asks for money, aid, not soldiers... Greece, Turkey enhance ties in shadow of Cyprus... Workers to raise their voices ......
  • Selections From Todays Turkish Press
    Ataturk To Be Commemorated... Rabbani Requests Sezers Support... Sezer: Turkey Will Support A Strong Georgia... Turco-American Business Council Praises Turkeys Afghan ......

08 November 2001 Thursday

  • From Moreover.com
    Passing On The Turkey... On Turkey Day, Take Flight From Your Kitchen... Turkish soccers golden generation dreams of a Far East ......
  • From Turkey Post
    Turkey: Military Operation In Afghanistan Should Halt In Ramadhan... Turkey must improve its human rights... Musharraf Wins French Praise, Pledges in ......
  • From Turkish Daily News
    Village guards helping PKK... American weapons for Turkey... Sezer in Tajikistan to meet Afghan leader Rabbani... US moves against Islamic money ......
  • Selections From Todays Turkish Press
    Sezer: Afghanıstan Belongs To The Afghans... Sezer To Meet Rabbanı... Ecevıt: Turkey Mıght Send More Troops To Afghanıstan... Musherrefs Vısıt... ...

06 November 2001 Tuesday

  • From Moreover.com
    William F. Buckley Jr.: So you want a holy war?... Turks aim to end 47 years of hurt... Austrians up against ......
  • From Turkey Post
    Turkey to Try Islamic Militants... Activists Kill Themselves in Turkey... IMF Team Arrives in Turkey for Talks... Turkey Arrests Suspected Militants... ......
  • From Turkish Daily News
    Moment of truth draws closer for Cyprus... Cems statement on Cyprus linked to domestic political considerations... Bahceli stuck between Aydin and ......
  • Selections From Todays Turkish Press
    Sezer To Vısıt Tajıkıstan And Georgıa... Rabbanı To Meet Wıth Sezer... Sezer And Ecevıt Receıve Icg Delegatıon... Parlıament To Debate Artıcle ......

02 November 2001 Friday

  • From Moreover.com
    Turkey sub makes 1st team... Lawmaker Salutes Turkey on 78th Anniversary of Founding... U.S. Bolsters Assault Capability... OPIC Head Reaffirms Support ......
  • From Turkey Post
    Turkey Closes Famed Strait for Ship... Turkey Unbars Bosporus Strait... Turkey to Send Forces to Afghanistan... 2 Moderate Quakes Shake S. ......
  • From Turkish Daily News
    Deputies join forces in condemning Dervis... Turkey sends special elite forces to Afghanistan... Varyag negotiates Istanbul strait... Taliban claims capture of ......
  • Selections From Todays Turkish Press
    Turkey To Send Troops To Afghanıstan... Sezer Approves Appoıntments... Ecevıt: It Is Natural For Turkey To Be At The Forefront... Cem: ......

31 October 2001 Wednesday

  • From Moreover.com
    Weatherford ISD school lunch menus... US-Arab pen-pal program... Liverpool Soccer Leads Qualifiers... Pilgrims Pride reports rise in 4th qtr earnings... ...
  • From Turkey Post
    Turkey Revising Male-Dominated Code... Turkey Revises Male-Dominated Code... Pipeline to Deliver Gas to Turkey... Turkey Unveils Austerity Budget... ...
  • From Turkish Daily News
    AKP believes Court ruling does not apply to Erdogan... Ciller starts canvassing changes to parties law... Social, business pressure on government ......
  • Selections From Todays Turkish Press
    Natıonal Securıty Councıl Meetıng... Leaders Hold Summıt... Cıller Vısıts Demırel... Gen. Kıvrıkoglu: No Concessıons Concernıng Esdp... ...

29 October 2001 Monday

  • From Moreover.com
    Life and times of Brigadier Roger Lane... Taliban foes cope with big setback... Reuters Today in History for October 29... Debt ......
  • From Turkey Post
    Turkey Revising Male-Dominated Code... Turkey Revises Male-Dominated Code... Pipeline to Deliver Gas to Turkey... Turkey Unveils Austerity Budget... ...
  • From Turkish Daily News
    Sezer pleased with struggling international terrorism... U.S. military chooses Lockheed Martin for largest-ever strike fighter contract... Rift occurs among Northern Alliance: ......
  • Selections From Todays Turkish Press
    Sezer Travels To Pakıstan... Lamassoure Report Approved... Cem: Eps Decısıon Is A Posıtıve Development... Meetıng For Esdp In Ankara... ...

26 October 2001 Friday

  • From Moreover.com
    Its Cassia Day -- and its for everyone... Letters to the Editor... US Bows to Turkey...A day at the FARM... ...
  • From Turkey Post
    Turkey Revising Male-Dominated Code... Pipeline to Deliver Gas to Turkey... Turkey Unveils Austerity Budget... Turkey Warms Up for Peacekeeping... ...
  • From Turkish Daily News
    Sezer in Pakistan to declare Turkish support... Turkey satisfied with Lamassoure report, despite... Exiles leave Northern Alliance in the cold... US ......
  • Selections From Todays Turkish Press
    Sezer Travels To Pakıstan... Lamassoure Report Approved... Cem: Eps Decısıon Is A Posıtıve Development... Meetıng For Esdp In Ankara... ...

24 October 2001 Wednesday

  • From Moreover.com
    Good Life: In Food & Eating... Governor stresses education... Turkey : constitutional reform... Leaders meet to forge future Afghan government... ...
  • From Turkey Post
    Turkey Revises Male-Dominated Code... Pipeline to Deliver Gas to Turkey... Turkey Unveils Austerity Budget... Turkey Warms Up for Peacekeeping... ...
  • From Turkish Daily News
    Parliament to get Sezer approval for Article 86... Peshtuns to take part in meetings in Turkey... Markets rally on loan hopes... ......
  • Selections From Todays Turkish Press
    Sezer Receıves Decree Concernıng Governors... Work On New Constıtutıonal Package... Mgk To Convene On October 30... Afghan Summıt In Turkey... ...

23 October 2001 Tuesday

  • From Moreover.com
    PAW tries to save no-kill shelter... Phony passport ring targeted Canada, French documents say... History teaches that allies can be the ......
  • From Turkey Post
    Pipeline to Deliver Gas to Turkey... Turkey Unveils Austerity Budget... Turkey Warms Up for Peacekeeping... Ambush Kills 2 Turkey Soldiers... ...
  • From Turkish Daily News
    Turkey, Turkmenistan say ending ethnic conflicts is key to Afghan future... KDP reiterates pledge for the unity of Iraq in Ankara ......
  • Selections From Todays Turkish Press
    Sezer: Referendum Controversy May Be Resolved... Parlıament Seeks Solutıon On Referendum Issue... Turkeys Three Condıtıons For A Peace Force... Ismaıl Cem ......

22 October 2001 Monday

  • From Moreover.com
    Rainy skies, national woes slow down Biketoberfest crowds... Dot-bomb or dot-boon?... Straw outlines Afghan plan... Ottoman Bank becomes a thing of ......
  • From Turkey Post
    Turkey Unveils Austerity Budget... Turkey Warms Up for Peacekeeping...Ambush Kills 2 Turkey Soldiers... Bomb Attack Thwarted, Turkey Says... ...
  • From Turkish Daily News
    Ambassador Nihat Akyol: No place for hesitation; continue struggling for the EU... Turkey urges Muslim world to fight terror... Ankara offers ......
  • Selections From Todays Turkish Press
    Busy Schedule In The Parlıament... Bahcelı Calls Attentıon To Prıvate Sector... Eus Plan For Turkey... Gurel On Mıchels Wısh... ...

19 October 2001 Friday

  • From Moreover.com
    ANALYSIS: Turks question role as Muslim go-between for U.S... Appeals body rejects Brescia appeal, reduces fine on Levski Sofia... Austria still ......
  • From Turkey Post
    Turkey Unveils Austerity Budget... Turkey Warms Up for Peacekeeping... Ambush Kills 2 Turkey Soldiers... Bomb Attack Thwarted, Turkey Says... ...
  • From Turkish Daily News
    Sezer under pressure to step back... Demirel: Dont need referendum for early elections... Cem, Straw discuss Turkeys role in future of ......
  • Selections From Todays Turkish Press
    Sezer Receıves Ecevıt... Ecevıt: Land Operatıon In Afghanıstan Is A Must... Straw: The Ban For Pkk Wıll Contınue... Cems Press Conference... ......

18 October 2001 Thursday

  • From Moreover.com
    Straw holds Afghan talks with Turks... Petrol prices cut... U.S. looks to U.N. to lead on postwar Afghanistan... Jurors picked for ......
  • From Turkey Post
    Ambush Kills 2 Turkey Soldiers... Bomb Attack Thwarted, Turkey Says... 8 Dead, 34 Hurt in Crash in Turkey... Turkey Faces Dilemma ......
  • From Turkish Daily News
    Government escalating state crisis... Turkeys search for tri-nation alignment in Caucasus awaits firm US support... Taliban minister seeks slowdown in bombings... ......