ANKARA (AA) - Here are the main topics Anadolu Agency’s English Desk plans to cover on Saturday, Oct. 31, 2020 (coverage may change depending on developing/breaking stories):
VAN - President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to attend ordinary congress of ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party in eastern Turkey.
IZMIR - Following developments after magnitude-6.6 earthquake jolted Turkey's Aegean province of Izmir on Friday, causing casualties.
ANKARA - Following latest developments in Eastern Mediterranean.
ANKARA - Following latest developments on novel coronavirus outbreak in Turkey, worldwide.
BAKU - Following clashes between Azerbaijan and Armenia in Nagorno-Karabakh region and Armenia's attacks on civilian settlements.
ABDIJAN - Tense presidential election as incumbent Alassane Ouattara seeks controversial third term.
TRIPOLI - Following preliminary talks to find solution to end hostilities between Libya's warring parties.
World Savings Day: Save a bit, big things will follow
By Aysu Bicer
ANKARA (AA) - Celebrated for nearly a century to help raise public awareness on the importance of saving money both for modern economies across the globe and individuals alike, World Savings Day on Saturday promises that even the smallest frugality can yield substantial benefits in the future.
India: Crucial Bihar provincial polls test for premier Modi
By Shuriah Niazi
NEW DELHI, India (AA) – The provincial assembly elections in India’s eastern state of Bihar amid the COVID-19 pandemic will not only test Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s acumen but also the strength of the three major alliances.
Turkey: Diyarbakir locals support anti-PKK protests
By Ali Murat Alhas
ANKARA (AA) - As sit-in protests in Diyarbakir continue with parents demanding the return of children abducted by PKK terrorists, residents of the province support the cause of tearful parents and say their struggle could eradicate Turkey’s terror issue that has claimed thousands of lives in recent decades.