A Turkish court has cancelled the Istanbul building project backed by prime minister Tayyip Erdogan that triggered nationwide anti-government demonstr(...)

Plnar Eren sits outside the camp at Gezi Park in Istanbul last night. Taksim Solidarity said prime minister Erdogan  promised to abide by the outcome of a court case filed in an effort to stop the redevelopment of the park at a meeting between the two sides which ended early this morning.  Photograph: Lam Yik Fei/Getty Images

Turkish protesters said early today that prime minister Tayyip Erdogan has pledged not to push ahead with plans to redevelop an Istanbul park until a (...)