Agave blooms in Osmaniye

The agave plant has bloomed 10 meters in the Central Anatolian province of Osmaniye's Kadirli district. The plant, which can survive up to 100 years and blooms only once in its lifetime, draws great interest of people.

İYİ Party misses deadline for submission of Mersin mayoral candidate name

Turkey's Supreme Election Board (YSK) has not ratified the mayoral candidacy of Burhanettin Kocamaz, who is running for the southern province of Mersin's metropolitan municipality on the İYİ (Good) Party's ticket, on grounds that the party's provincial branch submitted the nomination after the deadline of 5 p.m. on Feb. 19.