Erkan's Field Diary

Blog URL:http://erkansaka.net/
Blog Tags:turkey, european union, cyberculture, politics, news
Country:Turkey
Location:Istanbul

“Erkan’s Field Diary” evolved from a dissertation project on Turkish journalism and the European Union (EU). In addition to the original topic, the blog monitors socio-cultural happenings and cybercultural emergences in Turkey. E



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Eggs scandal: 700,000 sent to UK but risk is ‘unlikely’  BBC News | Europe | World Edition UK supermarkets have withdrawn several products which contain eggs, including sandwiches and salads. Debate: The repercussions of the...

  Hasankeyf – Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hasankeyf Hasankeyf is an ancient town and district located along the Tigris River in the Batman Province in southeastern Turkey. It was declared a natural conservation…. Here is...

Shareable quotes from experts on the future of online trust in the next decade Pew Internet Rss Feed: Reports For this project, we invited nearly 8,000 experts and members of the interested public to share their opinions on the likely future of the...

Turkish tourism’s three-year loss may hit $30 billion unless urgent measures taken: Association  Hurriyet Daily News Turkey’s struggling tourism sector may lose up to $30 billion over the three-year period covering 2016, 2017 and 2018 if a numb...

German newspaper takes Turkey to court ecpmf.eu – Aug 8 A German newspaper whose Turkey correspondent has been jailed and accused is taking the Turkish government to the European Court of Human Rights. Deniz Yücel (Jouralistenwatch/Flickr) Deniz...

Leonardo Dalessandri Published on Oct 6, 2014 Over than 3500 km traveled in 20 days, capturing landscapes from the bluish tones of Pamukkale to the warm ones of Cappadocia, the all passing by a great variation of colors, lights and weathers through s...

Nothing much in Istanbul in the midst of a heatwave… Heat waves, droughts and heavy rain are Istanbul’s ‘new normal’ Heavy rainfall, which caused flash floods in Istanbul twice in one week last month, are the ‘new normal,’ according...