Turkey: Istanbul voters to choose mayor in election rerun

When Istanbul chose a new mayor in March, Turkey’s president described the vote as a matter of national survival. But the ruling party’s candidate was narrowly defeated and the new mayor, Ekrem Imamoglu, took office. After a successful court challenge, the election was annulled and a rerun declared. Turks are now facing a dramatic second […]

Turkey: Erdogan slams Egypt’s ‘tyrants’ as thousands mourn Morsi

Mosques across Turkey hold prayer services for former Egyptian president, who died in a Cairo court on Monday. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has attended a prayer service in Istanbul for former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi, who collapsed and died during a court session in Cairo on Monday. Turkey’s religious authority, the Diyanet, had called for absentee funeral prayers to […]

Sylas getting even more changes in League of Legends Patch 9.13

Riot Games have detailed more of the changes coming in League of Legends Patch 9.13, with buffs planned for Sylas after his win rate took a significant hit with Patch 9.12. Sylas has fluctuated back and forth since his release, with Riot seemingly struggling to find a middle ground that they’re happy with. He’s often been a […]

Pokémon GO Fest Global Research Challenge Progress: Will Instinct Actually Finish?

There’s the distinct possibility that we’re approaching a strange milestone for Pokémon GO, now three years into it. Every time we get a major international event in this game, the developer gives players a large-scale global challenge as a way of feeling like part of the event. So while players at something like Pokémon GO Fest are […]

India: New Defence Minister Rajnath Singh to visit Siachen today, hold key security meet in Srinagar

Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will visit Srinagar today to review the security situation in the valley. Before arriving in Srinagar, Singh will visit the Siachen Glacier. Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will visit Srinagar today to review the security situation in the valley. During the visit, the Minister would be briefed about the security […]