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Turkey: Mayor of Ankara Launches BYD Pure Electric Bus TrialFrom: BYD Motors Inc.
Melih GA kA ek, the mayor of Ankara, capital of Turkey, this week took part in the inauguration ceremony for the introduction of a trial of BYD 's pure electric ebus in the city's Altinpark.
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Thu Mar 13, 2014
Wed Mar 12, 2014
NAMI: Long-standing Cyprus dispute nears possible resolution
At a time when regional crises appear ubiquitous, there is one decades-old flash point in the world where the chances of reconciliation and a lasting peace are steadily improving: the 50-year old Cyprus dispute.
ANKARA: Turkey Ready To Face History Records On Armenia
TURKEY READY TO FACE HISTORY RECORDS ON ARMENIA Turkish Press March 11 2014 Tuesday, March 11, 2014 We did not have a criminal record until now, Cicek says ANKARA - Turkey is ready to face its history records, Turkish parliament Speaker Cemil Cicek said Tuesday speaking on Armenian claims of genocide.
Turkish police confront anti-gov't crowds in Istanbul after teen's funeral
Riot police clashed with anti-government protesters in Istanbul and other Turkish cities following Wednesday's funeral of a teenager, who had been in a coma since a police tear-gas canister struck him in the head last year.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Teen hit by Turkish police dies after 9-month coma
People holding images of the dead teenager as they gather to protest the death of Berkin Elvan, a Turkish teenager who was in a coma since being hit on the head by a tear gas canister fired by police during the last summer's anti-government protests, in Ankara, Turkey, Tuesday, March 11, 2014.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Reiter to meet with Valcourt about fires
Government Relations Minister Jim Reiter says he will raise concerns about fire safety in First Nations communities with his federal counterpart later this month when the two meet in Regina.
The Times of Israel
Turkish Jews accuse ex-minister of anti-Semitism
Protesters shout slogans as they carry a banner that reads "Government, resign" in Ankara, Turkey, in December Turkish Jewish community leaders on Sunday accused ex-economy minister Zafer Caglayan of anti-Semitism after he suggested that "the Jews" might be behind the corruption investigation in which he was implicated.
Tuition going up an average of 4.5 per cent at University of Saskatchewan
An art gallery plans to sell a work that the elusive British graffiti artist Banksy created at an abandoned Detroit auto plant, a gallery official said Monday.
Coalition launches campaign to reduce Sask. poverty
Poverty doesn't just hurt those who experience it. Poverty places a huge burden on the province's health care, education and justice systems.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
City seeks vehicle noise enforcement option
The Harper government has finally announced its response to the grain transportation crisis, but farmers shouldn't expect the grain backlog to go away anytime soon.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
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)
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.
The Charlotte Observer
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
WHBF-TV Rock Island
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.