A Muslim Feminist defies tradition

Rümeysa Çamdereli, the 29-year-old mother of a three-year-old boy, is a devout,…

Internet censorship in Turkey

When two members of the banned communist group DHKP-C kidnapped a district…

Controversies surround Istanbul’s new airport

Istanbul’s new airport, expected to be the world’s largest when complete, was…

Syrians in Turkey search for home

When Adnan Hacadnan and his family fled Aleppo four years ago and…

Turkey’s mooted Uber ban disappoints both drivers and customers

When the taxi app Uber launched in Istanbul in 2014, locals thought they…

Turkish crackdown drives home brewers to drink

For the last year Bikem, a 33-year-old Istanbul-based editor, has been making…

Syrian LGBTI refugees struggle in Turkey

Turkish journalist and documentary film maker Ayşe Toprak who made a feature-length…

Seeking the good life in Turkey

For more than a decade, 42-year-old Tuğba Karahanoğlu led a happy and…

Turkey: Public outcry over animal rights

A stray dog which had its paws and tail severed has sparked a new debate over welfare.

Workers pay high cost for Turkey’s rapid growth

The worst mine disaster in Turkey’s history took place in 2014, when…