A Turkish court on Feb.1 sentenced opposition Democratic Regions Party (DBP) co-chair Sebahat Tuncel and ousted Diyarbakir Mayor Gültan Kışanak to more than 14 years in prison apiece on terrorism charges, according to judicial sources.
A high school student in the southeastern Turkish province of Diyarbakır has been detained for hacking into the national school system to change their grades.
Works on the 5,000 year-old Amida Mound in the southeastern province of Diyarbakır's historic Sur district, called "the heart of the city," have unearthed a water channel and a tunnel, which reaches the channel. Water has been flowing through the channel for centuries.
Security forces seized more than 7.2 tons of marijuana in anti-narcotics raids across five districts of the southeastern province of Diyarbakır on Sept. 14, security sources said.
Police in the southeastern province of Diyarbakır have rescued a 14-year-old girl after learning she was going to be married to a 21-year-old man.
A businessman in Turkey's southeastern province of Diyarbakır is in hot waters after a large house he built on top of another building has recently come under public scrutiny.
Police seized a total of 1,239 kilograms of cannabis in 11 separate anti-drug operations in the southeastern province of Diyarbakır.
A driver has been released by a judge after ramming into 10 pedestrians walking on a sidewalk in the southeastern Turkish city of Diyarbakır, although he has no driving license.
A court in the southeastern Diyarbakır province ordered the release of Leyla Güven, a lawmaker of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP), on June 29, according to a judicial source.