Julia Lee

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How successful people stay calm under pressure

Most of us have experienced that sickening moment when you realize you’ve made a serious mistake. Perhaps it was a typo that threw off a financial …

One Man’s Quest to Eat Around the World Without Ever Leaving New York

So far he’s 129 countries in.<p>When Charles Bibilos moved from Iowa to New York City he gave himself a mission: to eat the food from every country in …

IS map reveals it wants to take over by 2020, includes India | world

The Islamic State plans to take over large areas of the world, including almost the entire Indian subcontinent, according to a chilling map that …

North Africa

Hidden London: the best secret museums

Telegraph Travel reveals some of its favourite lesser-known museums in London<p>Can't face the queue for the Natural History Museum? Then head to one of these eight lesser-known gems, including a macabre offering in London Bridge and a quirky museum that also serves up one of the capital's best …

How All 50 States Got Their Names

<b>Alabama</b><p>Before Europeans landed on American shores, the upper stretches of the Alabama River in present-day Alabama used to be the home lands of a …

U.S. Diplomats Won't Stay at Chinese-Owned Waldorf Astoria NY

The new Chinese owners of New York’s Waldorf Astoria Hotel are getting a lesson in troubled Sino-American relations stemming from what the U.S. says …

United Nations

10 independent bookshops you should visit worldwide: our readers recommend

Photograph: Allen Ginsberg/Corbis<p>From left to right: Bob Donlin, Neal Cassady, Allen Ginsberg, Robert LaVinge, and Lawrence Ferlinghetti stand in front of the City Lights bookshop in 1956, owned by the latter …

Allen Ginsberg

Election 2016: Many in GOP wary of Donald Trump's entry into race

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Steer clear of the "stupid zone."<p>That's how one Republican consultant is telling the GOP field to react to Donald Trump's explosive entry into the White House race.<p>The real estate mogul, flinging insults and bombast while announcing his run Tuesday, is threatening to upend the …

Donald Trump

Goldman Tells Interns: You Can't Work All Night Anymore

Goldman Sachs just announced a policy that typically would go without saying at most workplaces outside of the elite and pressurized world of investment banking: Interns will no longer be allowed to work between midnight and 7 a.m.<p>The policy shift, first reported by Reuters and confirmed by Goldman …

Chad bans full veil after deadly Boko Haram attacks

"Wearing the burqa must stop immediately from today, not only in public places and schools but throughout the whole of the country," Prime Minister Kalzeube Pahimi Deubet said in a speech to religious leaders the day before the start of the holy Muslim festival of Ramadan.<p>Any type of clothing that …

Boko Haram