Turkey pledges action to calm markets

Turkey pledges action to calm markets

Image copyright AFP Image caption A view across Istanbul Turkey has pledged it will take action to calm markets after the lira plunged to a new record low in Asian trading. The details would be unveiled shortly, the country’s finance minister told Turkish newspaper Hurriyet. “From Monday morning onwards our institutions will take the necessary […]

Turkey’s Erdogan condemns ‘shameful’ US over detained pastor

Turkey’s Erdogan condemns ‘shameful’ US over detained pastor

Image copyright AFP Image caption The pastor is only one of a number of issues dividing Mr Trump and Mr Erdogan Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has accused the US of trying to “bring Turkey to its knees through threats over a pastor”. The US has demanded the release of Andrew Brunson and on Friday […]

Turkey’s Erdogan condemns ‘shameful’ US over detained pastor

Turkey’s Erdogan condemns ‘shameful’ US over detained pastor

Image copyright AFP Image caption The pastor is only one of a number of issues dividing Mr Trump and Mr Erdogan Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has accused the US of trying to “bring Turkey to its knees through threats over a pastor”. The US has demanded the release of Andrew Brunson and on Friday […]

British tourist, 23, dies after Ibiza ‘fight’

British tourist, 23, dies after Ibiza ‘fight’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption San Antonio is know for its lively party scene A British holidaymaker has died in the Spanish resort of San Antonio in Ibiza. He has been named locally as Conor Lee. Local police said he was 23 years old. The Foreign Office would not confirm his name – but […]

Fancy Greek island life? Cat care into the bargain

Fancy Greek island life? Cat care into the bargain

Image copyright God’s Little People Cat Rescue Image caption Just a handful of the cats at the sanctuary in Greece Who hasn’t dreamed of giving the rat race up to live on a sunny island? Well, now you can do just that – as long as you like cats. A lot. A job at a […]

Belarusian wins marathon after nosebleed

Belarusian wins marathon after nosebleed

Media playback is not supported on this device Watch: Runner suffers nosebleed before winning marathon Volha Mazuronak won European women’s marathon gold despite suffering from a nosebleed in the opening stages of the race in Berlin. The Belarusian, 29, finished ahead of France’s Clemence Calvin and the Czech Republic’s Eva Vrabcova Nyvltova. Mazuronak won the […]

Turkey’s Erdogan condemns ‘shameful’ US over detained pastor

Turkey’s Erdogan condemns ‘shameful’ US over detained pastor

Image copyright AFP Image caption The pastor is only one of a number of issues dividing Mr Trump and Mr Erdogan Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has accused the US of trying to “bring Turkey to its knees through threats over a pastor”. The US has demanded the release of Andrew Brunson and on Friday […]

Turkey’s Erdogan condemns ‘shameful’ US over detained pastor

Turkey’s Erdogan condemns ‘shameful’ US over detained pastor

Image copyright AFP Image caption The pastor is only one of a number of issues dividing Mr Trump and Mr Erdogan Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has accused the US of trying to “bring Turkey to its knees through threats over a pastor”. The US has demanded the release of Andrew Brunson and on Friday […]

Turkey’s Erdogan condemns ‘shameful’ US over detained pastor

Turkey’s Erdogan condemns ‘shameful’ US over detained pastor

Image copyright AFP Image caption The pastor is only one of a number of issues dividing Mr Trump and Mr Erdogan Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has accused the US of trying to “bring Turkey to its knees through threats over a pastor”. The US has demanded the release of Andrew Brunson and on Friday […]

Romania protests: Thousands hold fresh rallies after clashes

Romania protests: Thousands hold fresh rallies after clashes

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Many demonstrators are calling on the government to resign Thousands of Romanians are again taking part in an anti-government rally in the capital Bucharest, a day after clashes left more than 400 people injured. So far the protest near the government offices has been noisy but peaceful. Similar demonstrations are […]