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‘We’ve lost democracy’: on the road with Turkey’s justice marchers

Thousands are strolling the 280 miles from Ankara to Istanbul to object versus a federal government crackdown on political leaders, reporters and civil servants H dr Aydur rested his blistered feet under the shade of a tree on the side of the highway that runs in between Ankara and Istanbul. The 57-year-old, from Erzincan in Turkeys north-east, who has diabetes, had actually been marching for 15 days. He is among thousands travelling by foot from Turkeys capital to its biggest city, numerous bring banners that state adalet or justice. We lost democracy in our nation, and we desire it back, Aydur stated, his t-shirt bearing the images of a coup effort last July that left more than 250 individuals dead and 1,400 injured. After stating a state of emergency situation, the federal governments purge exceeded the direct wrongdoers of the coup to incorporate a big swathe of civil society, the... Readmore

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30 Jun
German parliament votes to legalise same-sex marriage

German parliament votes to legalise same-sex marriage

MPs pass expense approving lesbian and gay couples complete rights, consisting of on adoption Germanys parliament has actually enacted favour of legalising same-sex marital relationship, signing up with numerous other western democracies in giving gay and lesbian couples complete rights,... Readmore

30 Jun
Home Interior Planning The Right Way

Home Interior Planning The Right Way

You may have found yourself feeling unsure about where to start with interior design or whether you can pull it off by yourself. Although there is a lot that goes into it, having a plan can make things easier. Read... Readmore

30 Jun
The house that Tateh built … out of sand-filled plastic bottles

The house that Tateh built … out of sand-filled plastic bottles

In the Sahrawi refugee camps in the Algerian desert, Tateh Lehbib Braica aka the insane bottle man has actually developed circular homes from waste plastic that secure from wind and sun A group of ladies consume tea under the shade... Readmore

30 Jun
The age of banter

The age of banter

The long read: It used to be just a word now it is a way of life. But is it time to get off the banter bus? Its the most fucking ridiculous story, isnt it? We went to watch fucking... Readmore

30 Jun
‘Places you’ll only visit due to random misfortune’: an alt guide to Canada’s cities

‘Places you’ll only visit due to random misfortune’: an alt guide to Canada’s cities

Canada Day 2017 is likewise the nations 150th birthday. To mark this unique event, we provide this useful overview of its most significant city centres, as discovered in The CANADALAND Guide to Canada W elcome to Canada! While lots of... Readmore

30 Jun
‘Always give up your seat for a monk’: the unspoken rules of public transport

‘Always give up your seat for a monk’: the unspoken rules of public transport

Our readers share the dos and donts of their routine commute from rush-hour gymnastics to gossiping with the chauffeur Navigating public transportation is intimidating and typically aggravating, however exactly what takes place when you get on the city in another... Readmore

30 Jun
China flexes military muscle in Hong Kong during Xi Jinping visit

China flexes military muscle in Hong Kong during Xi Jinping visit

Observers state program of strength part of growing effort to frighten members of self-reliance motion Chinese president Xi Jinping has commanded Hong Kongs most significant military parade considering that the British handover in a tub-thumping program of strength that observers... Readmore

30 Jun
Awkward farewell for Helmut Kohl, who united Germany but divided family

Awkward farewell for Helmut Kohl, who united Germany but divided family

Funeral prepare for previous chancellor expose degree of rift with those who were as soon as closest to him When he is put to rest on Saturday, it may well be anticipated that Helmut Kohls function as the designer of... Readmore

30 Jun
Trump travel ban: US sets out new visa criteria for six mainly-Muslim countries

Trump travel ban: US sets out new visa criteria for six mainly-Muslim countries

Instructions provided to United States embassies for visitors from Syria, Sudan, Somalia, Libya, Iran and Yemen and all refugees to work on Thursday The Trump administration has actually set brand-new requirements for visa candidates from 6 Muslim-majority nations and all... Readmore

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