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Greetings from cold Sweden! It just wouldn't be right if my first ever recipe post from my new country wasn't something Swedish, so I present to you …

IKEA

The Big Lie: Antisemitism and the ‘Occupied Palestinian Territories’

Jerusalem during the 1948 War. Photo: wiki commons.<p>In January, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon made the outrageous assertion that the slashing of …

15 maps that will change the way you see the world

Telegraph Travel has mapped the world in many ways – here are some of the most eye-opening.<p>1. Life expectancy<p>This map shows the world according to life expectancy. The results are depressingly unsurprising. Africa is the only continent that contains nations where the average life expectancy is …

The West's central banks are ignoring the basic lessons of economic history

Oil prices rallied last week, after a surprise drop in US crude inventories. Despite ongoing volatility ahead of the Opec exporters’ cartel meeting on April 17, the trend seems clear. Oil is up 40pc since mid-January.<p>The dollar fell, meanwhile, as minutes from the Federal Reserve strongly suggested …

Economics

Stephen Harris: pizza perfection in your own home

In 1973, two young Americans walked into my father’s office in Canterbury and asked to see the restaurant properties that he had on his books. As he was the main commercial property agent in the city, they had come to the right place. I remember him coming home that night and describing the two …

Israeli soldier released to 'open detention'

An Israeli soldier who shot dead a wounded Palestinian as he lay on the ground was released to "open detention" at a military base on Friday while judges decide whether to charge him with manslaughter.<p>The soldier had been incarcerated since last week when he was caught on video calmly walking up to …

30 Slow Cooker Recipes That Are Made Totally From Scratch

All of them deliciously easy, too.<p>The slow cooker has saved so many of our lives. We’re eternally grateful to know that dinner is waiting for us, ready to eat, when we get home from work thanks to this magical appliance. But often times making a slow cooker meal feels a lot more like a science …

Clever little sausage: Yotam Ottolenghi’s chorizo recipes

Salty, spicy, smoky and fatty: chorizo adds oomph to any dish<p>‘Romantic nostalgia in Spain has a smell,” writes Claudia Roden in The Food Of Spain (Michael Joseph, £30). “It is the smell of chorizos hanging in attics and kitchens. The taste and aroma of a piece of chorizo… evokes powerful ancestral …

You’d be surprised how much you can do with a chickpea – Yotam Ottolenghi recipes

From soups and stews to patties, meatballs and veggie sides, the humble chickpea is incredibly versatile<p>Did you make it through 40 days of Lenten abstinence, relying mostly on the tins and cans already in your cupboard? I’m not a great faster, but I have been using up the many cans of chickpeas I …

Chickpeas

West Indonesia: Bali and beyond

Komodo dragons and teeming reefs, fuming volcanoes and fiery cuisine... Discover the idyllic (and economical) islands of Java, Sumatra and …

There is a 'game changer' technology on Wall Street and people keep confusing it with bitcoin

Goldman Sachs says the technology "has the potential to redefine transactions" and can change "everything."<p>JPMorgan last month announced it was launching a trial project with the blockchain startup led by its former executive, Blythe Masters.<p>Her company, Digital Asset Holdings, has secured funding …

Blockchain

These 7 maps explain the Middle East

Geographically, it's the region that stretches from the eastern Mediterranean and southern Turkey to the Iran-Afghan border.<p>The region, however, is far more complex than lines on a map. It can also be defined based on ethnic and religious bloodlines.<p>In the modern Middle East, the Arab world …

Middle East

In a twist: Tesco's decision to stop selling curved croissants sparks debate

French chefs differ on which shape is most authentic – but they do agree that Brits eat the pastries the wrong way anyway<p>Tesco’s decision to straighten out its curly croissants has divided opinion among top French chefs and bakers who cannot settle on which shape is the most authentic – but one …

Adventure holidays: Push your boundaries, trek up a mountain, and experience new cultures

Travelling the world in search of an adventure is more popular now than ever – and for good reason. Gone are the days when adventure travel was …

Vote for your favourite Hackney restaurant

<b>PUBLISHED:</b> 09:12 20 January 2016 | <b>UPDATED:</b> 09:12 20 January 2016<p>Hackney Town Hall, of Mare Street.<p>Archant<p>Voting has opened for people’s favourite …

England

The Best Way to Spend Two Months in Southeast Asia

I knew I was going to fall in love with Southeast Asia before I even arrived there. Problem was, the region seemed so vast and filled with things to …

12 Things to Do in Bali. The Last One is Unbelievable.

It's on everyone's bucket list. Everyone. And for good reason. Just whisper the seductive word "Bali" at a party and witness the dreamy, faraway look in the hearer's eyes. Bali is more than just a destination. It's the epitome of an exotic paradise.<p>An Indonesian island known for lush terraced rice …

Bali

9 Healthy Salads to Make For Lunch This Week

New year, new me! Am I right? If you've made healthy eating habits a part of your New Year's Resolution then you came to the right place. I've gathered nine of my favorite salad recipes that will make maintaining your goal so much easier!<p><b>1. Greek Taco Salad</b><p><b>2. Mediterranean Quinoa Salad</b><p><b>3. To-Go Salad</b><p>…

The differences between Shia and Sunni Muslims are at the center of the Iran-Saudi Arabia conflict

Saudi Arabia severed all diplomatic ties with Iran on Sunday. On Monday, Saudi Arabia moved to cut off all commercial ties, saying it would ban its citizens from traveling to Iran.<p>"The move comes after Iranian protesters attacked the Saudi embassy in Tehran, ransacking and setting fire to the …

The insiders’ guide to finding a cheaper holiday in 2016

Travel experts reveal how to track down the best-value flights and accommodation, and where to look for the best online deals<p>• Savvy travellers know to delete their browser history because prices can increase based on the number of times you re-enter a particular website, says Phil Bloomfield, …

Stephen Batchelor Talks Buddhism in a “Secular Age”

Once an ordained monk, the author’s latest work focuses on bringing Buddhist teachings into the 21st century.<p>What is Buddhism? It’s a simple question, but an unanswerable one, at least on a frozen, bite-size, media-ready level. It’s a question not unlike the koan that <b>Stephen Batchelor</b> pondered back …

20 Amazing Under-the-Radar Albums of 2015

Keep on enjoying Adele's album, but here are 20 lesser-known masterworks that you might not have heard about during the last 12 months.<p>I listened to …

Seized documents reportedly show ISIS created a 'war spoils' department that processed slaves, stolen treasure, and oil

The hierarchical bureaucracy, including petty rivalries between officials, and legal codes in the form of religious fatwas are detailed in a cache of documents seized by US Special Operations Forces in a May raid in Syria that killed top IS financial official Abu Sayyaf. Reuters has reviewed some …