Man admits to 1990 murder
Dr. Sherwin Nuland, a medical ethicist who opposed assisted suicide and wrote an award-winning book about death called "How We Die," has died at age 83. A round-up of some of our favourite recipes and food-related features this week including a recipe for classic mac and cheese, an ingredient spotlight on grapefruit, and an interview with ... (more)
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Ottawa orders railways to move minimum amount of grain each week
The lane behind second avenue north is lined with dented garbage cans scrawled with graffiti.
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Turkish PM threatens to ban Facebook, YouTube
ANKARA, Turkey Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who is fighting a corruption scandal, has threatened further steps to censor the Internet, including shutting down Facebook and YouTube.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
'Nymphomaniac' film is banned in Turkey
ANKARA, Turkey Turkey's film board has banned the screening of director Lars von Trier's movie "Nymphomaniac Volume 1" at cinemas in the country because of the film's sex scenes.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
UAB hosted faculty, business people and Turkish delegates in discussion of technology's future
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- UAB played host last week to a discussion of the future of technological innovation that included UAB faculty, Birmingham business people, and representatives from Hacettepe University and the firm Hacettepe Technopolis, both located in Ankara, Turkey.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Timothy Spangler: Tapes shake Turkey regime
A teacher holds a placard that reads "government, resign " during a protest against Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Ankara, Turkey, Feb. 26. Turkey's opposition party leaders on Tuesday asked Erdogan to resign and demanded an investigation into Erdogan for alleged corruption, a day after the disclosure of audio recordings purportedly ... (more)
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The Washington Post
Anti-government protests in Turkey
Protesters gathered in Ankara and Istanbul on Wednesday for the second day of street demonstrations amid allegations of government corruption.
SALT is a not-for-profit institution located in Istanbul and Ankara, Turkey. Opened in April 2011, SALT hosts exhibitions, conferences and public programs; engages in interdisciplinary research projects; and sustains SALT Research, a library and archive of recent art, architecture, design, urbanism, and social and economic histories to make them ... (more)
Tue Feb 25, 2014
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Turkish PM investigated for corruption
Preliminary results from a survey of the Army's nearly 170,000 women show that only a small fraction of them would like to move into one of the newly opening combat jobs.
Turkish opposition calls for investigation into PM over 'mind-blowing' corruption tapes
James Island is a 780-acre private island prominently situated within Canada's famous Gulf Island archipelago.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Turkish parliamentary committee takes up controversial proposal increasing spy agency's powers
Surrey RCMP are asking for the public's help in identifying a man who threw muriatic acid a woman at Newton business five months ago.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Thu Feb 20, 2014
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Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever among Health Care Workers, Turkey
Ankara Numune Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey We investigated 9 cases of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever among health care workers in Turkey.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Turkish journalist hit by water cannons explains story behind startling photo
Television journalist Husna Sari of Ulusal TV in Turkey was covering what she tells me was a peaceful demonstration in Ankara last Thursday when police opened fire on her with water cannons.
155 European cities join Bloomberg ideas contest
Unemployment, energy efficiency and obesity are the top concerns targeted by some 155 European cities competing to out-innovate each other in a lucrative contest launched by former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg , his foundation announced Wednesday.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Turkey to amend internet law
MTN has decided to sue over the reduction of MTRs, but Cell C has said that the court action has more to do with greed than South Africa's mobile networks.
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Turkish president approves disputed Internet law
ANKARA, Turkey Turkish President Abdullah Gul has approved a controversial bill which critics said aims to increase government controls over the internet.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Thousands of Bulgarians Take to the Streets to Protest Muslim Legal Moves
With the crowd estimated at 2,000 or more, Bulgarians took to the streets of the nation's second largest city to protest what they consider a Muslim attempt to "Islamicise" the Balkan country, as reported on Feb. 14, 2014 by The Sofia Globe , the Anadolu News Agency and the Bulgarian internet news portal PlovdivUtre.bg.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Legislators brawl over bill in Turkey
Turkish legislators from Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan's ruling party and the main opposition Republican People's Party brawl during a tense all-night debate over a controversial law on changes to a council that appoints and overseas judges and prosecutors, in Ankara, early Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014.