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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
The 2017 World Press Freedom Index prepared annually by Reporters Without Borders (RSF) saw Turkey decline by four points compared to last year due to an “unprecedented purge” under the state of emergency
Deputies from the Peace and Democracy Party (BDP), journalists and human rights activists came together to discuss Turkey’s Kurdish issue in a meeting organized by Human Rights Association (İHD).
A group of businessmen has said a new constitution should allow private institutions to educate using native languages.
The government should stop seeing gender equality as an issue of social policy if it wants to reach its aim of becoming the 10th...
On the anniversary of Turkey’s teachers’ day, a recent report reveals that a high number of teachers in Turkey suffer from economic difficulties. Accordingly, some 75 percent of teachers in Turkey are indebted
The World Bank’s recent report on gender equality shows that Turkey has a major labor participation gap between sexes.
On organ donation week, officials say a lack of coordination between staff at intensive care departments and Health Ministry officials is a major problem in Turkey. ‘Many organs cannot be transffered due to lack of information,’ an official says underlining that Turkey urgently needs a databank to help increase the number
An association of women’s groups has demanded that Turkey’s new constitution guarantees equal status for husband and wife in the family and quotas for women in public offices.
Successive generations of Turkish citizens have grown taller and heavier, according to the results of a survey conducted by the Turkish Statistical Institute (TÜİK) in 2010.