ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Businesses should welcome Turkey's state of emergency because it guards against terrorism and prevents workers from going out on strike, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday. Reuters India
ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey's National Security Council advised to extend the state of emergency introduced in the wake of failed putsch in 2016 for another three more months, the council said on.. Reuters India
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan announces a snap election for June 24 in order to switch to an executive presidency created by a narrowly-won referendum last year. David Doyle reports. Source: Reuters Studio -
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan announces a snap election for June 24 in order to switch to an executive presidency created by a narrowly-won referendum last year. David Doyle reports. Source: News Video Online -
Officials say wildfires which have killed two people in western Oklahoma could spread and more fires ignite amid wind gusts of up to 50 miles per hour. Nathan Frandino reports. Source: Reuters Studio -
Indonesia has declared a state of emergency around a port on Borneo island after a large oil spill and fire killed four people at the weekend.Disaster mitigation officials were able to control the.. All India Radio Also reported by •Reuters India
More than 1,100 people have been arrested in Ethiopia since the nation declared a state of emergency following the prime minister's resignation last month, state media reported Saturday. Hailemariam.. IndiaTimes
A hardline Sinhala-Buddhist group in Sri Lanka, which was allegedly involved in attacks on Muslims during the recent communal riots in the country, has decided to float a political party.
Mahason.. Deccan Herald
At least two people were killed after a gunman claiming allegiance to the Islamic State group opened fire and took hostages at a supermarket in southwest France today.
A security source said the two.. DNA
China today welcomed Maldivian President Abdullah Yameen's decision to lift the emergency and reiterated Beijing's stand that the Maldives government and the country's political parties can resolve.. DNA
MALE (Reuters) - Maldives President Abdulla Yameen lifted a 45-day-long state of emergency on Thursday which had outlawed protests during a surge in political turmoil, saying he wanted things to return.. Reuters India Also reported by •Sify •DNA •IndiaTimes •All India Radio
India has welcomed the revocation of the State of Emergency in the Maldives. The Ministry of External Affairs, in a statement, said, this is one step towards addressing the issues related to the.. All India Radio
India today welcomed the revocation of Emergency in Maldives as "one step" towards addressing issues related to the prevailing situation there but asserted that a "number of concerns" remained to be.. DNA
The dissidents' release would have paved the way for former leader Mohamed Nasheed to return from self-imposed exile in London and contest presidential elections later this year. Firstpost Also reported by •DNA