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European Court rules on religion courses in Turkey

2014-10-24

The European Court of Human Rights urged the government to reverse its decision to make religion courses mandatory, saying the policy violates the rights of minorities.

In the News

2014-10-20

Turkey adapts to Kobane refugee influx

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Local residents and officials search for solutions as hundreds of thousands pour across the border.

2014-10-17

Turkey and Pakistan strengthen military ties

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Turkey's modernisation of Pakistan's air force is seen as positive for stability.

2014-10-16

Turkey's adoption of new EU strategy is promising, experts agree

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The new strategy will be followed by an action plan to ensure reforms take place in areas key to the accession process.

2014-10-15

In the wake of attacks, calls for tolerance

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Racist attacks on Kurds draw outrage from the public.

2014-10-14

Writing history for the Hemsin people

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Turkey's first Hemsin magazine aims to revive the long-neglected language in written form.

Spotlight

2014-10-21

Turkey-Qatar relations deepen amid ISIL insurgency

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The two members of the international anti-ISIL coalition pledge to step up military and intelligence co-operation.

What do you think?

Is the successful peace process with Kurdish militants in Turkey endangered by the ISIL threat?