Extinction looms for Foca’s seals

When she was a child, Selin Özçelik would sit on her family’s…

Istanbul woefully unprepared for future earthquakes

Experts are sounding the alarm over Istanbul’s readiness to respond to an…

Is Istanbul Landmark doomed?

The future of Haydarpaşa train station, an Ottoman-era neoclassical icon of modern…

Will Brexit mark end of Ankara Agreement?

For decades, Osman Akınhay called Istanbul home.  The writer and translator owned…

LGBTI fans of Turkey’s conservative government

MM, a gay man from Turkey, describes himself as “not a good…

‘My world was destroyed’: Mothers of Turkey’s disappeared vow to continue their vigil

Emine Ocak vividly remembers the day her son’s body was found. She…

Next steps for Netflix in Turkey?

Online streaming giant Netflix has applied for a license to continue broadcasting…

Turkish people trust local media more than before, report claims

A recent international report on digital media and news consumption has shown…

Uncertain future for Turkey’s minority language publications

More than 30 minority languages are spoken in Turkey, and there used…

Murder video raises ethical questions

A recent video showing the murder of a mother by her ex-husband…