Pope Francis to visit Hagia Sophia in Istanbul The Vatican said that Francis' first stop on the Nov 28-30 trip will be a visit to the mausoleum of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk.
Armenia may declare Dec 9 genocides victims remembrance day A member of Heritage opposition party Zaruhi Postanjyan submitted a package of bills on genocides to parliamentary consideration.
Moody's raises Egypt's outlook from negative to stable However, Wael Ziada said the government has yet to clarify its broader economic vision despite some positive steps.
Levon Aronian agrees to participate in Azeri-hosted World Chess Cup The grandmaster announced his desicion during an official dinner hosted by Armenian leader, chess federation president Serzh Sargsyan.
Apple making 64-bit support mandatory The Cupertino firm entered the 64-bit smartphone game last year with the release of the iPhone 5S, but many software developers remain in 32-bit territory.