Suspect In Istanbul Nightclub Attack Pictured Bloodied And Bruised After Police Swoop

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 17.01.2017 | UK

The suspected Istanbul nightclub attacker has been caught in a police operation, according to Turkish media reports. Officials have begun questioning ...

Two Attackers Shot Dead After Deadly Car Bombing In Turkish City Of Izmir

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 05.01.2017 | UK

Two attackers have been shot dead and the hunt is reportedly on for a third after a car bomb exploded in the Turkish city of Izmir on Thursday. State ...

Far From Driving Turkey Into The Hands Of Extremists, The Vile Attack In Istanbul Must Bring Turks Together

Baroness Hussein-Ece | Posted 04.01.2017 | UK Politics
Baroness Hussein-Ece

Rather than driving Turkey into the arms of extremists, as the gunman presumably wanted, the result of this vile crime should be to bring Turks together - a reminder that the country's great and enduring strength lies in its secular traditions, and I hope future.

IS Claims Responsibility For Istanbul Nightclub Attack As Manhunt Continues

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 02.01.2017 | UK

Dramatic footage of the Istanbul nightclub shooting has emerged showing bullets ricocheting off cars outside the venue, and the gunman holding his wea...

Warning For British Tourists After Istanbul Shooting Leaves At Least 39 Dead

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 01.01.2017 | UK

British tourists have been warned to “remain vigilant” in Turkey where at least 39 people were killed when a gunmen believed to have been dressed ...

Families Complain Of 'Ruined' Christmas After Discovering Turkey Was Green Inside

SWNS | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 29.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A number of Brits had their Christmas dinner “ruined” after carving into a turkey to find it florescent green inside. The unsightly green flesh, p...

Ten Simple Political Predictions For 2017

Nicholas Mazzei | Posted 25.12.2016 | UK Politics
Nicholas Mazzei

Boris Johnson won't last another six months as Foreign Secretary. There will be too many conflicts between himself and Theresa May and something will have to give. Mrs May isn't going anywhere, so it'll be Boris. Where he'll go though is anyone's guess...

These Are The Criminals And Corporations That Have Made A LOT Of Money From The Refugee Crisis

The Huffington Post | James Martin | Posted 23.12.2016 | UK

The biggest refugee crisis in recorded history has engulfed continents, swung elections and fuelled the rise of nativism. It has also made a lot of pe...

Top Tips For Using Herbs At Christmas

Emily Curson-Baker | Posted 20.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Emily Curson-Baker

I like hardy herbs; those that, once used can be planted in the garden, they will survive and go on to flourish. Good examples are Rosemary, Thyme and...

Russian Ambassador To Turkey Shot Dead During Live Press Conference In Ankara

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 19.12.2016 | UK

The Russian ambassador to Ankara has been shot dead by a gunman during a live press conference, amid chaotic scenes at an art gallery in the Turkish c...

Top Ten Tips For Stress-Free Christmas Cooking

Ronnie Murray | Posted 20.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Ronnie Murray

I understand why people get stressed about cooking at Christmas, but there are so many practical ways to ease the pressure and make sure you spend quality time with family and friends - not just the turkey.

Turkey Death Toll Rises To 38 As Day Of Mourning Declared

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 11.12.2016 | UK

The death toll following twin blasts in Istanbul has risen to 38, officials said on Sunday, as a national day of mourning was declared. Turkey’s In...

16 Things You Should Know Before Cooking Your First Christmas Lunch

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Cooking your first Christmas lunch is not something to be undertaken by the unprepared, so we’re sharing the 16 things everyone should know before o...

The Pursuit Of Education: Amer's Story

Jeyda Yelkalan | Posted 24.11.2016 | UK
Jeyda Yelkalan

Amer has always loved studying. Even when civil war erupted in his home country of Syria, Amer and his siblings continued to attend school every day ...

Let's Knock Down Walls, Not Build Them

Anton Georgiou | Posted 21.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Anton Georgiou

Peace in Cyprus, has the opportunity to show the world that there is another way. We don't always have to point fingers and seek out a scapegoat. Even where there is little hope, and after 42 years, many Cypriots had lost hope, with determination and drive, anything is possible. I wish the leaders and those involved in the final stages of these peace talks endless luck. If they are successful, it will not only mean a great deal to my family and fellow Cypriots, it will also mean a lot to a world that at times feels like it has lost all hope.

British Tourist Pictured In ‘Unsafe Helmet’ Minutes Before Quad Bike Death

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 11.11.2016 | UK

A 21-year-old British holidaymaker who died in a quad bike crash in Turkey wasn’t given the appropriate safety gear which could have saved her life,...

A Cinderella Story: Education For Syrian Refugees In Southern Turkey

Jeyda Yelkalan | Posted 24.11.2016 | UK
Jeyda Yelkalan

For the first time in four years, nine-year-old Aysha is attending school and dreaming of becoming a doctor, but it was not long ago that the young Sy...

'I Don't Care If They Call Me A Dictator'

Jody Sabral | Posted 07.11.2016 | UK Politics
Jody Sabral

When will we be ready to admit the Turkish model has failed? Maybe never for the implications of this admission are too overwhelming to consider, aren't they? Better to voice our concerns and turn the other cheek. We intervene in countries' domestic affairs only when it is convenient for us not for them, and now really isn't the time, is it?

Cyprus Peace Process: Failure To Launch?

Yeshim Harris | Posted 02.11.2016 | UK Politics
Yeshim Harris

CYPRUS PEACE PROCESS: FAILURE TO LAUNCH? Will a settlement be in line with EU constitution in absence of compliance with the mandatory EU Gender Act...

I Was Humbled By The Humility Of The Syrian Refugees

Jeyda Yelkalan | Posted 28.10.2016 | UK
Jeyda Yelkalan

Imagine you are in the home of a refugee, discussing the horrors they have lived through, when they serve you the only food they have as a sign of honour. What would you do?

Holiday Resort In Turkey Rocked By Explosion

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 31.12.2016 | UK

The Turkish holiday resort of Antalya has been rocked by an explosion leaving several people injured. “It could be an explosion caused by an acciden...

I Saw First-Hand How British Brands Unknowingly Exploited Syrian Refugees

Darragh MacIntyre | Posted 25.10.2016 | UK
Darragh MacIntyre

I'd been told that child labour was endemic in Turkey, but I wasn't prepared for the reality of it. Or the scale of it. One basement workshop was almost entirely staffed with children, many of whom couldn't have been more than seven or eight years old, the very picture of Dickensian misery.

From Aleppo To Istanbul, And Finally Durham

Yaman Islim | Posted 21.10.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Yaman Islim

Durham is my home now, just like Istanbul was before, and Aleppo before that, I don't know where my journey will take me next but I just hope that when I return to Syria I will be able to contribute to a brighter future.

Britain's Seven Covert Wars

Mark Curtis | Posted 18.10.2016 | UK Politics
Mark Curtis

Britain is fighting at least seven covert wars in the Middle East and North Africa, outside of any democratic oversight or control. Whitehall has in effect gone underground, with neither parliament nor the public being allowed to debate, scrutinise or even know about these wars...

Holiday Resort In Turkey Hit By Rockets

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 14.10.2016 | UK
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A Turkish holiday resort has been hit by rockets in the region of Antalya, local media reports. No casualties have yet been recorded following the str...