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26 confirmed dead in Turkey tanker disaster: Reports

A tanker carrying LPG overturned and exploded on a highway near Diyarbakir on July 22.

Read more: Tanker blast, Turkey
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Turkish PM expected to seek presidential election

Erdogan has been power since 2003 and is barred by party rules from running as prime minister again.

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High levels of gas ignored at Turkish mine

Data seized by prosecutors indicate that sensors showed high gas levels inside the mine two days before the disaster.

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Turkish govt rules out negligence in its worst mining disaster

The government has asked for a parliamentary inquiry into the disaster to find out what happened and why.

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Turkey mine explosion death toll up to 245; anger, grief boils over

Many still trapped day after one of world’s deadliest mine disasters in decades.

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Turkish coal mine fire kills at least four, 300 feared trapped

Energy Minister Taner Yildiz confirmed that a fire had been triggered by an electrical fault and that workers had been killed, but declined to say how many.

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Turkish court backs Twitter but site still blocked

Tech-savvy users, including President Abdullah Gul, have found ways of circumventing the ban on both Twitter and YouTube.

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Turkey users unable to access YouTube, Google looks into reports

Turkey blocked YouTube as a precaution after voice recordings of senior officials in military operation created a national issue.

Read more: Google, Turkey, You Tube
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Twitter shuts down in Turkey, failed to obey Turkey laws

Erdogan said Twitter was applying double standards and shut down accounts when the U.S. and U.K. demanded it.

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‘Twitter biased, did nothing to stop character assassinations’

US says Turkey’s ban on social networking site anti-democratic, but Premier says he’s ‘not listening’.

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Turkey downs Syria warplane on border: NGO

Turkish air defences targeted a Syrian fighter bomber as it struck areas of the northern province of Latakia

Read more: Syria, Turkey
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Turkish president says Twitter ban to be lifted ‘soon’

Government officials said access to Twitter was blocked because the service ignored “hundreds of court orders” to remove some links deemed illegal.

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Germany criticises Turkey over Twitter ban

Turkey’s courts blocked access to Twitter following Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan’s vow.

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9 dead after train crashes into minibus in Turkey

Train slammed into the vehicle at a level crossing near the Mediterranean port city of Mersin.

Pre-poll populism may hit ‘fragile’ economy

The fresh wave of pre-poll extravaganza could ensure that India continues to remain under watch.

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