Professor of Internal Medicine Cemil Tascioglu, also known as "the teacher of teachers" passed away on Wednesday from the coronavirus, marking the first pandemic-induced death among Turkish health professionals.
The increase in the use of face masks and social distancing take hold in Istanbul as the threat grows.
CHP’s candidate for Istanbul, the cultural and economic capital of Turkey, is facing the country's veteran politician and former prime minister Binali Yildirim.
Turks will vote on April 16 on whether to amend their constitution. On the streets of Istanbul, voting "yes" or "no" has personal significance.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announces a three-month state of emergency following a failed military coup to ward off the 'threat against democracy.'
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