ANKARA (AA) – Here are the main topics Anadolu Agency's English Desk plans to cover on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 (coverage may change depending on developing/breaking stories):
ANKARA – President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to chair Cabinet meeting at presidential complex.
ANKARA – Maltese Foreign Minister Evarist Bartolo to pay working visit to Turkey.
ANKARA – Monitoring developments in coronavirus pandemic in Turkey, worldwide.
WASHINGTON – President Joe Biden to pay his respects in Congressional tribute for US Capitol Police Officer William Evans.
TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif to meet with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov.
YANGON/ANKARA – Monitoring developments amid brutal crackdown on anti-coup protests in Myanmar.
SEVILLA/PARIS – Following UEFA Champions League quarterfinals 2nd leg games: Chelsea vs. Porto and Paris Saint-Germain vs. Bayern Munich.
ANKARA – Turkish Statistical Institute to release industrial production, turnover, retail trade statistics for February.
Bangladesh growing concerned over rising virus figures
By Md. Kamruzzaman and SM Najmus Sakib
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AA) – Worries are mounting in Bangladesh over the rapid spread of coronavirus, with the country reporting record numbers of deaths and infections in the last few days.
'Any non-nutritious, non-intoxicating vaccine allowed while fasting'
By Faruk Zorlu
ANKARA (AA) – While anything entering the body breaks the fast which Muslims practice during the holy month of Ramadan, it is not invalidated by any vaccine, including the COVID-19 vaccine, which does not contain nutritious or intoxicating substances, according to Turkey's top religious body.
Mexican artist paints mural in Turkish capital
By Gozde Bayar
ANKARA (AA) – Mexican artist Kathrina Rupit has brought color to the Turkish capital Ankara with her mural.