'No one can now exploit headscarf issue'
The leader of the main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) has said the era in which the ruling party had been exploiting the headscarf issue is now over, after his party showed restraint when four headscarved lawmakers entered Parliament on Thursday, breaking a de facto restriction.
Turkish Armed Forces to recruit civilian political advisers, press secretaries
Within the scope of a new reform in press and public relations within the Turkish Armed Forces (TSK), the General Staff will soon recruit civilian political advisers and press secretaries, the chief of General Staff has said.
11 killed in Nairobi rail accident
At least 11 people were confirmed dead and 34 others seriously injured on Wednesday after a commuter train crashed into a bus and an automobile in the Umoja area of capital Nairobi in Kenya. 'The train rammed into the bus, dragging it several meters and causing deaths and severe injuries,' Railway Police Commandant Kirimi Ringera told Anadolu Agency.