1. bickern

    HSBC to cut 35,000 jobs

    HSBC to cut 35,000 jobs and shed assets in major overhaul. The restructure is HSBC's third in a decade and its under-performing investment banking arm is expected to bear the brunt. Sky News City editor Mark Kleinman said this would be HSBC's third major restructure in 10 years and that the...
  2. bickern

    EU destroys 700,000 hectares of rainforest

    The European Union wants to protect the climate and reduce carbon emissions from motor vehicles by blending fuels with increasing shares of supposedly eco-friendly “biofuels”. Last year, 1.9 million tons of palm oil were added to diesel fuel in the EU – in addition to millions of tons of...
  3. bickern

    Police sergeant sues bosses for £250,000

    A police officer who was shot at with live rounds during a training exercise is suing his bosses for £250,000. Sergeant Robert Haughey was forced to dodge bullets which missed him by inches as he was fired on during drills at the Connaught army barracks in Dover. The 47-year-old claims the...
  4. A

    £40,000 for a 2-bed 2-balcony Side apt with furniture

    As I have moved to Mirage Residence and only because we wanted 2 bathrooms, my Green Apart place is for sale. According to the Tapu, it must be cash only, no money from the bank or elsewhere is permitted. Maintenance is 100 TL per month to cover the cost of the full-time gardener and the...
  5. suecheshireuk

    Esentepe North Cyprus reduced to £85,000.

    For Sale, large detached village house, full of character. Three double bedrooms, two bathrooms, large balcony with views to the sea, mountains and Kyrenia. Off road parking, gardens to front and rear. Mains water connected. Flat walking distance to shops, bars, restaurants and bus. In the...
  6. suzyq

    1/2 litre of olive oil 22,000 lira

    Half a liter of olive oil produced from a 1,800-year-old olive tree sold for 22,000 Turkish lira ($6,046) in the ancient city of Teos in Izmir's Seferihisar district in western Turkey. Şah Tuğrul, the buyer, stated that he intended to support the work to value and protect ancient trees and...
  7. D

    Orhaniye 1,000 BC

    Orhaniye; Caria 1.000 BC | The Old Groaner
  8. E

    Tesco Bank: 20,000 customers lose money

    BBC: Tesco Bank, the lending arm of the UK's biggest grocer, halts online payments after money was stolen from 20K accounts. Tesco bank attack: What do we know?
  9. Spurs

    Lest we forget

    Sad state of affairs in my mind. Fifa 'rejects England & Scotland request to wear poppies on armbands' - BBC Sport
  10. Kingfisher

    40,000 denounced to police as Gülenists in Ankara

    "There are fathers who denounce their sons, wives who denounce their husbands, citizens who denounce their neighbors." "For example, some who hate each other, or who simply disagree on things, or those who want to replace others in their positions, may denounce their rivals with the benefit of...
  11. bickern

    CHP leader ordered to pay Erdoğan 50,000 liras

    The leader of Turkey’s main opposition party was on July 14 ordered to pay President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan compensation for calling him a “sham dictator.” An Ankara civil court ruled Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu, leader of the Republican People’s Party (CHP), should pay 50,000 Turkish liras...
  12. bickern

    'I love you... but you owe me $127,000'

    I wonder if this lad got a big insurance payout when his mother died. ------------------------------------------------------------------------- A New York woman is suing her 12-year-old nephew who accidentally broke her wrist while greeting her at his eighth birthday party. Jennifer Connell...
  13. Neil_Denizli

    50,000? What would you do with it?

    If you had 50 thousand pounds, how would you best invest it in Turkey? Low risk, decent return : ideas?
  14. Spurs

    318,000 last year

    So where did they all go? Normal circumstances with that type of "people movement", surely it would be classed as a disaster & not a benefit to the economy. What's the formula that justifies these figures & lets not forget, that figure would be higher if they knew about everyone. Net migration...
  15. Mushtaq

    Private donors from Gulf Oil States Helping to Bankroll Salaries of Up to 100,000 ISI

    Islamic State is still receiving significant financial support from Arab sympathisers outside Iraq and Syria, enabling it to expand its war effort, says a senior Kurdish official. The US has being trying to stop such private donors in the Gulf oil states sending to Islamic State (Isis) funds...
  16. bickern

    5,000 deaths in a MONTH

    First of all I would say, what happens in other countries is not really the UKs job to police, if we have no rights there then keep your nose out, but how do you sit idly by when you know what is going on. A lot of what is happening in the east is because the west did not keep its nose out...
  17. suzyq

    UNHCR bracing for 400,000 refugees in Turkey

    While the United Nations refugee agency is making contingency plans for all 400,000 inhabitants of the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobane to head into Turkey to escape the advancing terrorist Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), the US has launched its first air strike against the group in...
  18. G

    Penthouse in Oba €135,000

    Hi all, We are selling our Penthouse in Oba, it has 4 bedrooms, 4 balconies,2 bathrooms and large L shaped Salon with fitted kitchen in the alcove. We have all the correct papers etc. I didnt want to put the pictures uip as the ones I have are old and dont apply now as the tenants wrecked...
  19. Tommie

    7,000 Irish Pubs

    Walking along Tinky seafront I noticed a bar that sold draft Guinness. Then I thought "How many places serve draft Guinness?" and then I found the answer. More..... I'm not sure whether they sell it in Killarney though.
  20. beyazbayan

    Student caught with 20,000 Euros

    Student caught with 20,000 Euros hidden in her underwear as she boarded flight to Turkey turns up at court with ankle tag to deny funding terrorism Read more: Nawal Massad arrives at court wearing ankle tag to deny funding terrorism | Mail Online Follow us: @MailOnline on Twitter | DailyMail...
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