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Wednesday 29 January 2014
Q. I have been trying to book flights from Luton to Istanbul with easyJet for the summer but they have still not gone on sale. easyJet is offering flights to Istanbul only up to March. Is it feasible that it'll quietly axe such a seemingly prosperous business and tourist route for summer 2014? Dom Wood
Thursday 16 January 2014
Incident came amid riots last summer which saw at least seven people killed
Hundreds of Turkish police officers removed from posts in government 'purge' during corruption investigation
Tuesday 07 January 2014
Senior commanders among those dismissed after accusations by US-based Islamic cleric Fethullah Gulen
Friday 27 December 2013
Anti-government protesters clashed with police in Istanbul on Friday amid public anger at the corruption scandal gripping the country.
Saturday 23 November 2013
Here are the answers to this week's quiz...
Saturday 28 September 2013
Galata is a thriving area with a sleek collection of suites in a building that's cool ... in every way. Sarah Gilbert checks in
Friday 27 September 2013
Orient excess: high times and deep waters by the Bosphorus
Tuesday 24 September 2013
The Italian departed shortly before Euro 2012
Football Association continue bid for European Championship final despite Istanbul emerging as a strong front-runner
Friday 20 September 2013
FA are hopeful to secure both a semi-final and the final at Wembley for the 2020 tournament which will be held across 13 cities in Europe
Wednesday 11 September 2013
Bids for group stage games and a quarter-final more likely
Sunday 08 September 2013
Istanbul and Madrid swept aside as IOC members choose the safe option
Saturday 31 August 2013
Asian fusion on a great divide
Thursday 22 August 2013
The owner of the Superdry fashion brand has signed a deal with a franchise partner to launch stores in Turkey, becoming the latest UK retailer to open in the country.
Great getaways: Rand adventure in South Africa, Côte d'Azur camping, cruise news and newly-wed bed at Lake Como
Saturday 27 July 2013
Tuesday 23 July 2013
At least 22 journalists have been fired and 37 forced to quit over their coverage of the Gezi Park protests, the Turkish Journalists Union (TGS) has claimed.
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford faces execution by firing squad in Indonesia
Louise Mensch says 'F**K YOU' in explosive tweets about David Cameron, Saudi Embassy and the Queen over King Abdullah tributes
- 1 The BBC has just done more to eradicate ‘terrorism’ than all our wars since 9/11
- 2 Does the path to true love really lie in these 36 questions?
- 3 Saudi preacher who 'raped and tortured' his five -year-old daughter to death is released after paying 'blood money'
- 4 Presidential optical illusion offers clues to how brain processes faces
- 5 Roald Dahl letter warning student to 'eschew beastly adjectives' rediscovered after 35 years