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Meet 24-year-old Rumeysa Gelgi from Turkey, the world's tallest woman
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Meet 24-year-old Rumeysa Gelgi from Turkey, the world's tallest woman

Gelgi’s extraordinary height is caused due to the Weaver Syndrome, a medical condition that accelerates growth and causes abnormalities such as skeletal maturation.

Drunk Turkish man, reported missing, participates in his own search operation
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Drunk Turkish man, reported missing, participates in his own search operation

Under the influence of alcohol, Mutlu had joined the search party and walked along it, under the belief that the efforts were going on to find somebody else in the forested area.

Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan pokes his nose again into Kashmir issue in UNGA address
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Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan pokes his nose again into Kashmir issue in UNGA address

In his address on Tuesday, the Turkish president also referred to China's minority Muslim Uyghurs in Xinjiang and Myanmar's Rohingya

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: France end winless run and Scotland revive hopes
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FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: France end winless run and Scotland revive hopes

Griezmann made it 41 goals for his country when he beat Finnish 'keeper Lukas Hradecky at the near post to make it 2-0 in the 54th minute.

Syria still unsafe, says Amnesty International as pressure mounts on refugees to return home
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Syria still unsafe, says Amnesty International as pressure mounts on refugees to return home

In the report “You’re going to your death,” the rights group said many Syrian refugees who returned home have been subjected to detention and torture by Syrian security forces

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: France draw again as Dutch roll
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FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: France draw again as Dutch roll

France drew their fifth successive match as Anthony Martial scored his first international goal in five years to earn Didier Deschamps' side a point in Kiev.

From security and logistics to commercial flights, future of Kabul airport up in air after US exit
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From security and logistics to commercial flights, future of Kabul airport up in air after US exit

The symbolism of the airport was underlined when the Taliban's top spokesman stood on its runway and declared victory over the United States

Why Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan is reaching out to Taliban as US exits Afghanistan
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Why Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan is reaching out to Taliban as US exits Afghanistan

The Turkish president sees an opportunity to not only improve his standing amongst NATO allies, but also curb the flow of Afghan migrants into his country

Evacuation resumes with renewed urgency as desperation rises after Kabul twin bombings
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Evacuation resumes with renewed urgency as desperation rises after Kabul twin bombings

Some US allies have said they are ending evacuation efforts, in part to give the US time to wrap up its own operations before getting 5,000 of its troops out by August 31

Afghanistan crisis: Where will refugees go? What next for them?
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Afghanistan crisis: Where will refugees go? What next for them?

The United Nations has estimated that nearly 4,00,000 Afghans have already been forced to flee their homes since the start of this year

Hundreds of families in Greece left homeless as fires rage; rain brings relief to Turkey
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Hundreds of families in Greece left homeless as fires rage; rain brings relief to Turkey

More than 1,450 Greek firefighters backed by at least 15 aircraft were battling the blazes, with reinforcements arriving from abroad, the fire service said

Tokyo Olympics 2020: 'You've boxed your way into history', Twitterati hail Lovlina Borgohain after claiming bronze
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: 'You've boxed your way into history', Twitterati hail Lovlina Borgohain after claiming bronze

Here's how Twitterati reacted after boxer Lovlina Borgohain won bronze following her defeat to Busenaz Surmeneli of Turkey in the semi-final.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: When and where to watch Lovlina Borgohain vs Busenaz Surmeneli live telecast on tv and online in India
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: When and where to watch Lovlina Borgohain vs Busenaz Surmeneli live telecast on tv and online in India

From timing to venue to date, all you need to know about Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain's semi-final bout Busenaz Surmeneli of Turkey in women's 69kg at Tokyo Olympics 2020.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Games scepticism particularly high in Japan, indicates global survey
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Games scepticism particularly high in Japan, indicates global survey

Just 22 percent in Japan thought the Games should be staged, according to a poll by international market research company IPSOS.

Turkey’s exit from Istanbul Convention, treaty protecting women, draws flak from activists, Western allies
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Turkey’s exit from Istanbul Convention, treaty protecting women, draws flak from activists, Western allies

Turkey's retreat from the Instanbul Convention has drawn blanket condemnation from around the world and sparked nationwide protests in a country where domestic violence is prevalent, with at least 300 femicides and 189 suspicious female deaths recorded so far in 2021

Turkey welcomes back tourists after 20 months of COVID-induced closure; hopes to recoup losses
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Turkey welcomes back tourists after 20 months of COVID-induced closure; hopes to recoup losses

Hotels in Turkey’s popular Antalya region are ready to reopen after Moscow announced it was lifting flight restrictions to Turkey.

US can count on Turkey after Afghanistan troop pullout, says President Recep Tayyip Erdogan
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US can count on Turkey after Afghanistan troop pullout, says President Recep Tayyip Erdogan

The United States is in the final stages of completing a military drawdown alongside NATO forces by 11 September, 20 years after invading Afghanistan

Euro 2020: Italy head coach Roberto Mancini hails 'important win' against Turkey
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Euro 2020: Italy head coach Roberto Mancini hails 'important win' against Turkey

Italy failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup but are now on a 28-match unbeaten run under Mancini.

Euro 2020: Start of tournament marks return of mega-scale sports events
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Euro 2020: Start of tournament marks return of mega-scale sports events

Euro 2020 represents a major step forward on the path toward recovery after one of the darkest chapters in the continent’s history since World War II.

Euro 2020: Ciro Immobile, Lorenzo Insigne on target as Italy begin tournament with dominant win over Turkey
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Euro 2020: Ciro Immobile, Lorenzo Insigne on target as Italy begin tournament with dominant win over Turkey

Merih Demiral's own goal put Italy ahead before Ciro Immobile and Lorenzo Insigne netted for Roberto Mancini's side in the Group A opener.