Turkey is preparing for a return to coalition government, hoping there will be no chaos and uncertainty that dogged such alliances in the past.
In a surprise victory for the opposition, the tables have been turned on the president's plans.
Ahmet Davutoglu is expected to hold discussions with the country's opposition party in the hopes of forming a coalition, after losing in the polls.
Turkeys political uncertainty has caused the lira to drop to a new record low, losing 4.0% in value against the dollar.
Instability could take root in Turkey's Parliament after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan failed to retain his majority in Sunday's general elections.
Will the country's voters have the power to clip the wings of their enthusiastic president?
A crisis looms as the prime minister opposes Recep Erdogan's desire to be a superpresident.
Hundreds of armed Turkish forces have entered Syria to evacuate troops guarding an Ottoman tomb.
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.