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Turkish court hands jail terms to Kurdish ex-mayor on terror conviction

Monday, 09 March 2020

A Turkish court on Monday sentenced the ex-mayor of a major Kurdish city to more than nine years in ......

Turkey replaces four more pro-Kurdish mayors as crackdown widens

Tuesday, 22 October 2019

Turkey has replaced four mayors from the pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) with ......

Kurdish mayors replaced in Turkey in crackdown on criticism of Syria assault

Friday, 18 October 2019

Turkey replaced the mayors of a Kurdish-majority town in its southeast with a state official, the ......

Ousted Istanbul mayor leading re-run polls after TV debate

Monday, 17 June 2019

The Turkish opposition candidate for Istanbul mayor who was ousted from office when his March ......

Trump: London needs a new mayor, Khan is a disaster

Sunday, 16 June 2019

US President Donald Trump launched a fresh attack Saturday on London Mayor Sadiq Khan, calling for ......

First black woman sworn in as Chicago mayor; vows big reforms

Tuesday, 21 May 2019

Lori Lightfoot told aldermen and other city powerbrokers assembled at her inauguration on Monday as ......

Deposed Istanbul mayor vows ‘revolution’ for democracy

Thursday, 09 May 2019

Istanbul’s deposed mayor Ekrem Imamoglu, who was stripped of his election victory this week, ......

Poland: Mayor’s condition very serious after stabbing

Monday, 14 January 2019

The mayor of a city in Poland was in very serious condition after he was stabbed while on stage ......

3 dead, 7 wounded after gunmen in New Orleans fire on crowd

Sunday, 29 July 2018

Two armed individuals wearing hoodies walked up to a crowd gathered Saturday evening outside a strip ......

Sex and the City actress Cynthia Nixon announces run for New York governor

Tuesday, 20 March 2018

Cynthia Nixon, the US actress who shot to international stardom as tough-talking lawyer Miranda on ......

Mayor of Libya’s Misrata abducted and killed

Monday, 18 December 2017

The mayor of Libya’s third-largest city Misrata has been killed by unidentified assailants who ......

Gunmen assassinate mayor of Libya’s biggest port city

Monday, 18 December 2017

Gunmen fatally shot the mayor of Libya’s third-largest city, Misrata, late on Sunday, ......

Nazareth Christmas celebrations will be held as normal, says mayor

Saturday, 16 December 2017

Nazareth, the Israeli Arab city where Jesus is thought to have been raised, will celebrate Christmas ......

With message of peace, London Mayor Khan crosses border from India to Pakistan

Thursday, 07 December 2017

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan arrived in Lahore on Wednesday via the Wagah border with the message that ......

Mayor signs repeal of New York dancing ban

Tuesday, 28 November 2017

New York's mayor on Monday signed into law the repeal of a 91-year-old piece of legislation that had ......

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