A looming bloodbath is spurring a Kurdish revolt in Turkey that could spin out of control.
Erdogan is often categorised as a Western ally. This is a misperception. His vision of Turkey is of an emerging great power and regional leader.
Desperate women are seeking refuge from war in arranged marriages, despite reports of abuse.
Many Turks view the prime minister’s attack on a shopper as an acceptable part of Turkish culture
Soma Holding executives have reportedly been among 24 people detained after the country's worst industrial disaster.
Turkey's rescue workers believe they have found the bodies of the last miners who have died in the country's worst industrial disaster.
Local police had to disperse a crowd of protesters in Soma as anger swept through the country over the coal mine disaster that has killed hundreds.
Officials have confirmed the deaths of at least 245 miners, saying about 120 are still feared trapped after an explosion and fire in the Soma mine.
An explosion and fire in a coal mine in western Turkey has killed at least four miners and trapped as many as 300 more.
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has emerged even more belligerent towards his opponents before the nationwide municipal elections.
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan says his armed forces shot down a Syrian military plane after it crosed into Turkish air space.
Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan has vowed to "wipe out" the social media service, setting him against President Abdullah Gul and drawing public fury.
Riot police battled with demonstrators in several Turkish cities as mourners buried a teenager wounded in protests last summer.
Emerging markets have been hit, but not hard enough for the rest of the world to feel the burn, say analysts.
South African bonds have been pulled down by the depreciating rand.
Two ministers have resigned in Turkey after their sons were arrested in a graft probe that they have called an "ugly plot" against the government.
Turkey’s prime minister can’t seem to decide whether he wants to be a reformer or a tyrant.