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# turkey - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

At least 11 killed after Istanbul car bomb

Reports said the explosion took place close to the Vezneciler metro station.

# turkey - Monday 6 June, 2016

Six children and eight adults killed as school bus plunges into canal in Turkey

The bus was returning from a school trip to a park and museum late last night.

Turkish president says a woman's life is "incomplete" if she doesn't have children

He said that women’s careers should not be an “obstacle” to having children.

# turkey - Saturday 4 June, 2016

Body of Irishman found in Turkey

It is reported that the body was found with a single stab wound.

# turkey - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

Ex-Miss Turkey sentenced for 'publicly insulting' the president

Buyuksarac won the Miss Turkey competition in 2006 and has since worked as a model as well as appearing on reality TV shows.

# turkey - Friday 13 May, 2016

Goal sacks Turkish staff following investigation into financial malpractice

The charity has had funding in the region cut by USAid in the wake of the investigation.

# turkey - Thursday 5 May, 2016

Dozens reported killed as airstrike hits Syrian refugee camp

Images posted on social media showed tents burned to the ground and injured people being loaded onto a truck.

# turkey - Monday 2 May, 2016

WATCH: Turkish parliament erupts in violence for the third time in a week

MPs were debating a law that would strip them of their parliamentary immunity, when an all-out brawl ensued – again.

# turkey - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

13 wounded as suicide bomber blows herself up in Turkish city

The attack comes a day after the US said there were “credible indications” of threats to tourist areas.

# turkey - Saturday 23 April, 2016

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Government talks, a republican parade and shooting rampages in the US had everyone talking.

# turkey - Monday 18 April, 2016

Three children killed in Turkey by Islamic State rocket fire

The rockets hit close to a school.

# turkey - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

From The42 Katie Taylor on the brink of Olympic qualification, Darren O'Neill goes out at the quarter-finals Road To Rio

Katie Taylor on the brink of Olympic qualification, Darren O'Neill goes out at the quarter-finals

The 2012 gold medallist came through her European Olympic qualifying quarter-final in Turkey and there were mixed fortunes for the rest of Team Ireland.

# turkey - Monday 11 April, 2016

Turkey is fuming that a German comedian said its President has sex with goats and sheep

The row has ignited a debate about free speech.

# turkey - Sunday 10 April, 2016

Anti-Islamic State journalist 'shot in the head' in Turkish city

It’s believed to be the second attempt on his life in three months.

# turkey - Saturday 9 April, 2016

Tourists in Turkey warned of 'credible threats'

The country has been hit by four suicide bombings this year.

# turkey - Friday 8 April, 2016

Second batch of migrants sent back to Turkey

The 45 migrants were all Pakistani nationals.

# turkey - Monday 4 April, 2016

The first migrants have been sent on boats back to Turkey

The migrants are being sent back as part of a controversial deal between the EU and Turkey.

# turkey - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Ireland is nowhere near close to settling its share of Syrian refugees

Ireland has pledged to take in 4,000 people by the end of next year and so far about 500 have been accepted.

# turkey - Thursday 31 March, 2016

Seven police killed by rebel bomb attack in Turkey's Kurdish south

A 30-year campaign by separatists resumed last year.

# turkey - Friday 18 March, 2016

Amnesty calls EU migrant deal 'flawed, illegal and immoral'

Under the deal, all new irregular migrants arriving in Greece will be sent back to Turkey.

Footage from this morning shows Turkish coastguard 'attacking' migrant dinghy

There were 20 men, 15 children and five women on the boat that was attacked.

# turkey - Monday 14 March, 2016

Cavan estate agent accused of selling woman's apartment in Turkey and keeping €42,000

The court was told Sean Boylan “continuously deceived” Marian Ryan.

Ankara bombing: 37 confirmed dead after blast at busy transport hub

The attackers are said to have deliberately targeted the bus stop.

# turkey - Sunday 13 March, 2016

At least 27 people killed by car bomb in Ankara

Turkey has been hit by a spate of deadly attacks since the middle of last year.

# turkey - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

Plan for Greece to send back illegal migrants under 'one-for-one' deal

The suggestion was made by the Turkish prime minister.

# turkey - Saturday 5 March, 2016

Defiant front page as police seize control of Turkish newspaper Press Freedom This post contains videos

Defiant front page as police seize control of Turkish newspaper

Police have used teargas on protesters.

# turkey - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

28 people killed, 61 wounded as Turkish president vows to retaliate over massive car bomb attack

Local reports said that the explosion in the Turkish capital Ankara took place near a military base.

# turkey - Friday 12 February, 2016

Five-storey building collapses in Istanbul tourist district

The building is near one of the city’s main shopping streets.

# turkey - Saturday 6 February, 2016

Tens of thousands flee for Turkish border amid Russia-backed onslaught on Aleppo

Turkey last faced such an influx in 2014 when 200,000 refugees fled the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobane over three days.

# turkey - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Irish people told to exercise caution in Turkey after yesterday's suicide attack

Yesterday’s IS suicide bomb killed 10 people in Istanbul – most of them German tourists.

# turkey - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

At least eight Germans among ten killed in Istanbul suicide blast

The attack has been blamed on the so-called Islamic State.

# turkey - Sunday 10 January, 2016

Engaged couples in Turkey are being told not to flirt or hold hands

In many areas, sex before marriage is not only a taboo but simply out of the question.

# turkey - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Drowned toddler the first migrant tragedy of 2016

“Nothing can prepare you for the horrific reality of what is going on.”

# turkey - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Relatives of Syrian boy Alan Kurdi, who drowned off the coast of Turkey, have arrived in Canada

Alan’s uncle Mohammed and his wife and children hope to make a new live for themselves in Canada.

# turkey - Sunday 27 December, 2015

Three-month-old baby and her grandfather killed as rebels clash with soldiers in Turkey

The girl was hit in the head when her family home was shelled.

# turkey - Saturday 26 December, 2015

Here are three leftover turkey recipes to restore family cohesion

Omelettes, soup and stir fries are good ways to get the most out of the leftover Christmas dinner.

The Turkish president 'talked a man out of taking his own life'

The man was apparently preparing to jump to his death when Erdogan’s motorcade was passing by.

# turkey - Friday 25 December, 2015

Here's what happens to your stomach when you eat too much

We often say that our stomachs feel as if they’re about to burst. But can we really die from overeating?

VIDEO: How to carve a turkey properly Let's Do This This post contains videos

VIDEO: How to carve a turkey properly

You’ve done the hard part of cooking it, but what’s the best way to carve it?