News archive of January 2019
Their achievements make us proud at a time when we need something to lean on: Yorgos Lanthimos, Stefanos Tsitsipas, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Constantinos Daskalakis and many others represent a generation of Greeks who have strived, worked hard and squared up to the world without awe or fear - and succeeded.
The country's former prime ministers have just one essential obligation toward the Greek people, and that is to express their opinions on matters of major national importance or to issue warnings when they see a serious crisis looming.
Former leaders have the required experience to do so, particularly on issues they themselves have handled.
Fethullah Gülen resides in this compound in Pennsylvania, United States.
Turkey is in efforts for a political solution to the "devastating" crisis in Syria, presidential communications director Fahrettin Altun has said on Twitter ahead of a crucial meeting between the Turkish and Russian leaders.
Mustafa Sarıgül, former mayor of the Şişli district of Istanbul from the ranks of the main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP), has resigned from the CHP and said he would run independently for the same constituency in the upcoming local polls.
Turkey's economic growth has softened but government moves to cut tax and accelerate the transfer of billions of lira to the Treasury mean Ankara currently sees no recession or negative growth, Finance Minister Berat Albayrak said.
Combating terrorism is one of the priorities of the agenda of the Romanian Presidency of the EU Council, Prime Minister Viorica Dancila said on Wednesday at the official ceremony dedicated to the International Holocaust Remembrance Day organized by the European Jewish Congress, under the patronage of the President of the European Parliament, Antonio Tajani.
Five people including a child died of flu in Bulgaria, the country's health ministry announced on Tuesday, quoted by Anadolu Agency.
The ministry declared flu epidemic in 10 provinces including the capital Sofia.
Also, education ministry said more than 1,000 schools were closed across the country until further notice due to epidemic.