Cyclone Amphan wreaks havoc in India, Bangladesh, killing at least 22

Cyclone Amphan wreaks havoc in India, Bangladesh, killing at least 22

Cyclone Amphan, one of the most powerful storms to hit South Asia in recent years, killed at least 22 people and left a trail of destruction in India and Bangladesh, officials said Thursday.

Eurostat: Women in EU having children at older age

Eurostat: Women in EU having children at older age

The average age of women at birth of first child in the EU in 2018 was 29.3 years, ranging from 26.2 in Bulgaria to 31.2 in Italy. In North Macedonia, the average age of first time mothers in 2018 was...

Turkish prisoners report shortage of tests, food amid COVID-19 outbreak

Turkish prisoners report shortage of tests, food amid COVID-19 outbreak

Although Turkish officials are insisting there are no serious problems involving the coronavirus outbreak in prisons, a number of complaints from inmates have recently surfaced, indicating a dangerous health situation among prisoners.

Germany & Eastern Europe aim for gradual removal of border controls

Germany & Eastern Europe aim for gradual removal of border controls

The leaders of Germany, Poland, the Czech Republic, Hungary, and Slovakia have agreed to gradually dismantle border checks put in place to curb the coronavirus pandemic as soon as the situation allows, a German government official said on Tuesday.

Leaders seek global unity, review of pandemic response at WHO talks

Leaders seek global unity, review of pandemic response at WHO talks

Reviewing the global response to the pandemic will be important in future but fighting the coronavirus is more important right now, leaders said at World Health Organization (WHO) talks that were overshadowed by US attacks on the UN agency.

Prosecutor rules no need for probe into death of teacher tortured in custody

Prosecutor rules no need for probe into death of teacher tortured in custody

The İstanbul Chief Public Prosecutor’s Office has once again ruled that there is no need to investigate the death of teacher Gökhan Açıkkollu, who was allegedly tortured in police custody and subsequently died during a post-coup purge in August 2016,

Human Rights Watch: Allegations of Abduction and Torture Not Investigated in Turkey

Human Rights Watch: Allegations of Abduction and Torture Not Investigated in Turkey

Human Rights Watch (HRW) has called on the authorities in Turkey to conduct an effective investigation into the allegations of people who say that they were held in custody and tortured by government agents for many months.

New documents surface on July 2016 coup bid

New documents continue to emerge regarding Turkey’s still-controversial coup attempt, shedding light on the unknown aspects of the failed putsch.

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