KP Daily News - RSS - KIBRIS POSTASI http://www.kpdailynews.com/ KIBRIS POSTASI Daily News | LEADING NEWS SOURCE FOR CYPRUS KIBRIS POSTASI (c) 2000 - 2018 KP Daily News en Sat, 20 Oct 2018 06:15:16 +0300 2018-10-20T06:15:16+03:00 en (c) 2001 - 2018 KP Daily News http://www.kpdailynews.com/images/logo-en.gif 29985 http://www.kpdailynews.com/ KP Daily News - RSS - KIBRIS POSTASI KP Daily News Turkey to halt further transfers of troops to Mosul after Baghdad protested deployment http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6239-Turkey-to-halt-further-transfers-of-troops-to-Mosul-after-Baghdad-protested Mon, 7 Dec 2015 08:48:00 +0200 08:48 Mon, 7 Dec 2015 08:48:00 +0200 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6239-Turkey-to-halt-further-transfers-of-troops-to-Mosul-after-Baghdad-protested Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu sent a letter to Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi late Sunday in which he emphasized Turkey's commitment to cooperation with Iraq, saying "We will not deploy more troops to Bashika until your concerns about the matter are eased." http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS 150 Turkish troops deployed to northern Iraq http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6237-150-Turkish-troops-deployed-to-northern-Iraq Mon, 7 Dec 2015 08:46:00 +0200 08:46 Mon, 7 Dec 2015 08:46:00 +0200 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6237-150-Turkish-troops-deployed-to-northern-Iraq Around 150 Turkish troops have been deployed to northern Iraq to replace its current unit, Turkish military sources told Anadolu Agency on Friday. http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS Yet another tragedy... 4 children drown as boat sinks off Turkish coast http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6228-Yet-another-tragedy...-4-children-drown-as-boat-sinks-off-Turkish-coast Fri, 30 Oct 2015 09:31:00 +0200 09:31 Fri, 30 Oct 2015 09:31:00 +0200 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6228-Yet-another-tragedy...-4-children-drown-as-boat-sinks-off-Turkish-coast Another day another tragedy… http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS Withheld EU report accuses Ankara on freedoms, media and rights http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6219-Withheld-EU-report-accuses-Ankara-on-freedoms-media-and-rights Thu, 29 Oct 2015 10:21:00 +0200 10:21 Thu, 29 Oct 2015 10:21:00 +0200 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6219-Withheld-EU-report-accuses-Ankara-on-freedoms-media-and-rights A European Commission report on Turkey, held back until after next Sunday's election to avoid antagonising President Tayyip Erdoğan, accuses Ankara of backsliding on the rule of law, freedom of expression and judicial independence. http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS Turks wake up confused as clocks go back for daylight saving http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6182-Turks-wake-up-confused-as-clocks-go-back-for-daylight-saving Mon, 26 Oct 2015 09:01:00 +0200 09:01 Mon, 26 Oct 2015 09:01:00 +0200 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6182-Turks-wake-up-confused-as-clocks-go-back-for-daylight-saving Millions of Turks woke up to a confusing morning on Sunday as tablets, computers and smartphones had automatically altered the time even though Turkey is not to set clocks back an hour for another two weeks. http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS Only half of Turkish expats voted in upcoming Turkish general election http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6181-Only-half-of-Turkish-expats-voted-in-upcoming-Turkish-general-election Mon, 26 Oct 2015 08:58:00 +0200 08:58 Mon, 26 Oct 2015 08:58:00 +0200 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6181-Only-half-of-Turkish-expats-voted-in-upcoming-Turkish-general-election Nearly 1.5 million of the 3 million Turkish citizens living abroad did not vote in the Turkish general election, scheduled for Nov. 1 in Turkey itself, with voting ending at 9 p.m. on Sunday in the voters' respective countries. http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS Dilipak claims Erdogan would be 'caliph' under presidential system http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6180-Dilipak-claims-Erdogan-would-be-caliph-under-presidential-system Mon, 26 Oct 2015 08:53:00 +0200 08:53 Mon, 26 Oct 2015 08:53:00 +0200 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6180-Dilipak-claims-Erdogan-would-be-caliph-under-presidential-system A pro-Justice and Development Party (AKP) columnist has claimed that Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan would be the ‘caliph,’ or leader of Sunni Muslims in the world, under the much-anticipated presidential system. http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS Erdogan seen with little choice but to share power after Turkish vote http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6151-Erdogan-seen-with-little-choice-but-to-share-power-after-Turkish-vote Thu, 22 Oct 2015 11:26:00 +0300 11:26 Thu, 22 Oct 2015 11:26:00 +0300 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6151-Erdogan-seen-with-little-choice-but-to-share-power-after-Turkish-vote Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan's tactics for Turkey's second general election in five months might have changed, but the outcome looks likely to be the same: for the first time in its history, his ruling AK Party may have to share power. http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS Family of British journalist says no signs of foul play in death http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6148-Family-of-British-journalist-says-no-signs-of-foul-play-in-death Thu, 22 Oct 2015 09:56:00 +0300 09:56 Thu, 22 Oct 2015 09:56:00 +0300 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6148-Family-of-British-journalist-says-no-signs-of-foul-play-in-death The family of a British woman who died in an İstanbul airport bathroom while in transit to Iraq says it agrees with Turkish authorities that there were no signs of foul play. http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS British journalist and doctoral student found dead in Istanbul Airport http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6108-British-journalist-and-doctoral-student-found-dead-in-Istanbul-Airport Mon, 19 Oct 2015 10:10:00 +0300 10:10 Mon, 19 Oct 2015 10:10:00 +0300 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6108-British-journalist-and-doctoral-student-found-dead-in-Istanbul-Airport A British journalist and doctoral student traveling from London to Arbil has been found dead at Istanbul Atatürk Airport after missing her connecting flight. http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS Turkish military says warplanes shoot down unidentified aircraft http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6086-Turkish-military-says-warplanes-shoot-down-unidentified-aircraft Fri, 16 Oct 2015 13:51:00 +0300 13:51 Fri, 16 Oct 2015 13:51:00 +0300 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6086-Turkish-military-says-warplanes-shoot-down-unidentified-aircraft Turkish military says its warplanes shot down an unidentified aircraft in Turkish air space near the Syrian border. http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS Famous Turkish theatre actor Levent Kirca dies aged 67 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6062-Famous-Turkish-theatre-actor-Levent-Kirca-dies-aged-67 Mon, 12 Oct 2015 08:22:00 +0300 08:22 Mon, 12 Oct 2015 08:22:00 +0300 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6062-Famous-Turkish-theatre-actor-Levent-Kirca-dies-aged-67 Famous Turkish theatre actor, Levent Kirca, has died aged 67. http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS Deadly terror attacks plunges Turkey into deep shock and mourning http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6057-Deadly-terror-attacks-plunges-Turkey-into-deep-shock-and-mourning Mon, 12 Oct 2015 07:30:00 +0300 07:30 Mon, 12 Oct 2015 07:30:00 +0300 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6057-Deadly-terror-attacks-plunges-Turkey-into-deep-shock-and-mourning The most deadly terror attacks in Turkey’s history on Oct. 10 have plunged the nation into deep shock and mourning, after twin bombs claimed the lives of almost 100 people, each with unique personal stories that ended tragically in an Ankara square while calling for peace. http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS Today's Zaman Editor in Chief released on probation for alleged defamtion of Erdogan http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6054-Todays-Zaman-Editor-in-Chief-released-on-probation-for-alleged-defamtion-of Fri, 9 Oct 2015 11:46:00 +0300 11:46 Fri, 9 Oct 2015 11:46:00 +0300 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6054-Todays-Zaman-Editor-in-Chief-released-on-probation-for-alleged-defamtion-of Today’s Zaman Editor-in-Chief Bülent Keneş was released on probation on October 8 after he was sent to court with a demand for his arrest for allegedly defaming Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Twitter. http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS Digiturk stops broadcast of various channels on 'suspicion of terrorism' http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6038-Digiturk-stops-broadcast-of-various-channels-on-suspicion-of-terrorism Thu, 8 Oct 2015 09:44:00 +0300 09:44 Thu, 8 Oct 2015 09:44:00 +0300 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6038-Digiturk-stops-broadcast-of-various-channels-on-suspicion-of-terrorism Joining two other similar platforms that earlier banned critical media in a government-backed move, digital satellite platform Digitürk announced today that it is stopping the broadcast of TV channels Bugün TV, Kanaltürk, Shaber and Samanyolu, which are known for their critical stance towards the government. http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS Turkish citizens abroad begin voting for early Turkish elections http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6037-Turkish-citizens-abroad-begin-voting-for-early-Turkish-elections Thu, 8 Oct 2015 09:39:00 +0300 09:39 Thu, 8 Oct 2015 09:39:00 +0300 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6037-Turkish-citizens-abroad-begin-voting-for-early-Turkish-elections Turkish citizens living abroad have started casting their ballots at airports and customs gates, almost a month before the election date in Turkey, which will take place on November 1. http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS EU postpones progress report release due to Erdogan EU visit http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6003-EU-postpones-progress-report-release-due-to-Erdogan-EU-visit Mon, 5 Oct 2015 09:21:00 +0300 09:21 Mon, 5 Oct 2015 09:21:00 +0300 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6003-EU-postpones-progress-report-release-due-to-Erdogan-EU-visit The European Union has postponed the release of an annual progress report on Turkey's EU accession bid that was to be published on Oct. 14. http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS Russian MIG harrasses Turkish F-16 jets http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6002-Russian-MIG-harrasses-Turkish-F-16-jets Mon, 5 Oct 2015 09:15:00 +0300 09:15 Mon, 5 Oct 2015 09:15:00 +0300 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n6002-Russian-MIG-harrasses-Turkish-F-16-jets A Russian-made MIG-29 fighter jet put two Turkish F-16 jets under radar lock on Turkish-Syrian border on Monday, the Turkish military has announced. http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS Bus mows down 12 as they wait at bus stop in Ankara http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n5977-Bus-mows-down-12-as-they-wait-at-bus-stop-in-Ankara Thu, 1 Oct 2015 15:10:00 +0300 15:10 Thu, 1 Oct 2015 15:10:00 +0300 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n5977-Bus-mows-down-12-as-they-wait-at-bus-stop-in-Ankara A total of 12 people have been killed after a public bus rammed into a bus stop in the Dikimevi neighborhood of Ankara, according to initial reports. http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS Change to end of summer time implementation in Turkey http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n5961-Change-to-end-of-summer-time-implementation-in-Turkey Wed, 30 Sep 2015 09:28:00 +0300 09:28 Wed, 30 Sep 2015 09:28:00 +0300 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n5961-Change-to-end-of-summer-time-implementation-in-Turkey The Turkish Council of Ministers has announced that due to the early elections in Turkey set for November 1st, summer time end has been postponed to 8 November, rather than 25 October 2015. http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS Tens of thousands in Turkey hold mass rally in Ankara against terror http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n5889-Tens-of-thousands-in-Turkey-hold-mass-rally-in-Ankara-against-terror Fri, 18 Sep 2015 09:21:00 +0300 09:21 Fri, 18 Sep 2015 09:21:00 +0300 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n5889-Tens-of-thousands-in-Turkey-hold-mass-rally-in-Ankara-against-terror Tens of thousands of people from across Turkey flocked into downtown Ankara yesterday to condemn terrorism and display solidarity, with the organizers of the mass rally particularly putting emphasis on the unity of the nation. http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS Turkey declares 9 day public holiday from Sept 19 over Eid holiday http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n5870-Turkey-declares-9-day-public-holiday-from-Sept-19-over-Eid-holiday Wed, 16 Sep 2015 14:28:00 +0300 14:28 Wed, 16 Sep 2015 14:28:00 +0300 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n5870-Turkey-declares-9-day-public-holiday-from-Sept-19-over-Eid-holiday Turkey has declared a nine-day public holiday starting from Sept. 19 over Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice), with a half day off for public employees falling on Sept. 23, state-run Anadolu Agency has reported. http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS Business groups, unions and professionals to hold mass rally against 'terror' http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n5850-Business-groups-unions-and-professionals-to-hold-mass-rally-against-terror Tue, 15 Sep 2015 08:24:00 +0300 08:24 Tue, 15 Sep 2015 08:24:00 +0300 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n5850-Business-groups-unions-and-professionals-to-hold-mass-rally-against-terror A group of business associations, unions and professional chambers have decided to hold a mass rally in the Turkish capital city of Ankara on September 17 in a show of condemnation of “terror.” http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS Hurriyet Istanbul and Ankara offices attacked 2nd time in a week http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n5801-Hurriyet-Istanbul-and-Ankara-offices-attacked-2nd-time-in-a-week Wed, 9 Sep 2015 10:43:00 +0300 10:43 Wed, 9 Sep 2015 10:43:00 +0300 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n5801-Hurriyet-Istanbul-and-Ankara-offices-attacked-2nd-time-in-a-week Daily Hürriyet’s Istanbul headquarters and Ankara offices were pelted with stones by club-swinging protesters on Sept. 8, less than 48 hours after a similar attack by Justice and Development Party (AKP) supporters. http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS Symbols and music 'specific to religions' at yoga centres being banned http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n5798-Symbols-and-music-specific-to-religions-at-yoga-centres-being-banned Wed, 9 Sep 2015 09:59:00 +0300 09:59 Wed, 9 Sep 2015 09:59:00 +0300 http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS/n5798-Symbols-and-music-specific-to-religions-at-yoga-centres-being-banned According to a report in Hurriyet Daily News today, having religious symbols and playing music specific to various religions at yoga centers has been banned according to a directive released by the Sports for Everyone Federation of Turkey (HİS), with officials arguing they aimed to take measures against missionary activities with the directive. http://www.kpdailynews.com/c36-TURKEY_NEWS