ANKARA (AA) - Here are the main topics Anadolu Agency’s English Desk plans to cover on. Saturday, September 28, 2019 (coverage may change depending on developing/breaking stories):
ISTANBUL - Following developments in wake of 5.8-magnitude earthquake
ISTANBUL - Vice President Fuat Oktay to visit Istanbul governorship
HARARE - Zimbabwe’s ex-president Robert Mugabe to be buried in home town in Zvimba, 80 kilometers (50 miles) west of capital Harare
ALEPPO/IDLIB - Monitoring developments in Syrian civil war
KABUL - Afghanistan to go to polls for presidential election
ISTANBUL - Galatasaray to host Fenerbahce in Turkey’s top-tier football league. The Super Lig derby to kick off at 8 p.m. local time (1700GMT)
Afghanistan votes on Saturday braving Taliban threat
By Shadi Khan Saif
KABUL, Afghanistan (AA) - An estimated 9.6 million Afghans have registered as voters to choose the next government, in the war-torn country evading threats from Taliban. Since the ouster of Taliban regime in 2001, the country will choose its fourth president time on Saturday.
Paradox of rise & fall of casino empires in Bangladesh
By Khawaza Main Uddin
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AA) - A decade after Bangladesh’s ruling Awami League party came to power, the country’s law enforcement agencies launched a crackdown this month on illegal casinos allegedly run by ruling party figures.
Online groomers target vulnerable children: expert
By Sibel Morrow
ANKARA (AA) - Increasing accessibility of children to technology is giving way to many cybercrimes including online grooming which specifically targets vulnerable children, according to a social media expert.