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.
APEC finance ministers meeting amid economy slowdown concerns "We have full confidence in the Chinese economy," said Zhang, who ranks seventh in the ruling Communist Party's hierarchy.
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.
Tommy Lee Jones’ “The Homesman” joins lineup at AFI Fest The festival will hold conversations about their careers with actors Michael Keaton and Edward Norton and cinematographer Roger Deakins.