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Turkish Education Ministry increases number of chapters in English courses for fifth grade students

Turkish Education Ministry increases number of chapters in English courses for fifth grade students

The Education Ministry has increased the number of chapters in English courses for fifth grade students as part of efforts to turn the grade into a foreign language preparation year

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Latest draft of Turkey’s new national curriculum ‘excludes evolution theory’

Latest draft of Turkey’s new national curriculum ‘excludes evolution theory’

Darwin’s theory of evolution has been excluded from the most recent draft of Turkey’s new national curriculum, which will be released following the Eid al-Fitr holiday, the head of the Education Ministry’s curriculum board, Alpaslan Durmuş, has said

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Brigade commander dismissed from post in food poisoning incident in military barrack in Turkey’s Manisa

Brigade commander dismissed from post in food poisoning incident in military barrack in Turkey’s Manisa

Brigade commander Şevki Güvenç was dismissed from his post after a food poisoning incident in a military barrack in the Aegean province Manisa on June 23, Doğan News Agency has reported

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Two soldiers killed in operation against PKK in Turkey’s Bitlis

Two soldiers killed in operation against PKK in Turkey’s Bitlis

Two soldiers were killed in an anti-terror operation against the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in the eastern province of Bitlis on June 22, the Turkish General Staff has said

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Turkey rejects Greek criticism of Hagia Sophia prayers

Turkey rejects Greek criticism of Hagia Sophia prayers

Turkey on June 23 condemned a Greek Foreign Ministry statement critical of a Quran recital and call to prayer held at the Hagia Sophia (Ayasofya) in Istanbul earlier this week

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Students protest appointed rector at graduation ceremony in Istanbul’s Boğaziçi University

Students protest appointed rector at graduation ceremony in Istanbul’s Boğaziçi University

Students at Istanbul’s prestigious Boğaziçi University have staged a protest against its appointed rector at their graduation ceremony

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Istanbul man who attacked woman ‘for wearing shorts’ arrested after release

Istanbul man who attacked woman ‘for wearing shorts’ arrested after release

An Istanbul court on June 22 ordered the arrest of a man who is facing charges of attacking a 21-year-old woman “for wearing shorts” on a bus, Doğan News Agency has reported.

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Police detain nine in anti-ISIL op in Turkey’s south

Police detain nine in anti-ISIL op in Turkey’s south

Police have detained nine suspects in an operation targeting Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) militants in the southern province of Adana.

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53 PKK militants killed in Turkey’s east and southeast

53 PKK militants killed in Turkey’s east and southeast

Turkish security forces have killed 53 outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militants in operations in the eastern and southeastern provinces in the past week, the Turkish General Staff said in a statement on June 23

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Turkish municipality erects Rabia sign statue

Turkish municipality erects Rabia sign statue

A municipality in the northwestern province of Düzce has erected a statue of the famous Rabia sign at an intersection of roads, Doğan News Agency reported on June 21

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