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58 dead after boat sinks in Turkey

September 7th, 2012 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
Ankara, Sep 6 (IANS) At least 58 illegal immigrants, including nine children, trying to enter Europe, drowned Thursday when their boat sank off western Turkey, a media report said.According to ... Read more...

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People saved from burning ship off Turkey

August 4th, 2012 - 5:35 am ICT by IANS
Istanbul, Aug 4 (IANS) Passengers and crew of a luxury cruise ship were evacuated after a huge fire engulfed the vessel off Turkey Friday.The ship carrying 100 people caught fire ... Read more...

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Turkey enjoying boom in Islamic tourism

July 8th, 2008 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 8 (ANI): Turkey beaches, famous for bikini-clad Europeans have become a popular holiday spot of devout Muslims, who wear head-to-toe swimsuits.Serafettin Ulukent, who opened his holiday village in a ... Read more...

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