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Boston Cream Pie

1<p>Place an egg separator over a small bowl. Crack open 1 egg over the egg separator to seperate the yolk from the white; then separate the other egg. …

Apple-cherry Cobbler Recipe

Preheat oven to 350 F (180C).<p>Drain the cherries of any liquid.<p>In a large bowl, combine cherries, apples, and 1/4 cup of sugar.<p>Spoon mixture into a 9 …

What kind of Afghanistan will foreign forces leave?

<b>UK Prime Minister David Cameron has said that British troops will return from Afghanistan having accomplished the main aim of their mission - to achieve a basic level of security.</b><p>But how secure is Afghanistan, and what shape is the country in? BBC World Service reporter Dawood Azami takes a look at …

Ukraine crisis: Does Russia have a case?

<b>Russia says it is acting in Ukraine to protect the human rights of its citizens. But what justification does it have for taking de facto control of Crimea?</b><p>What is Russia's claim to Crimea?<p>Its historical links with the peninsula go back to Catherine the Great in the 18th Century, when Russia …

Why Crimea is so dangerous

<b>The peninsula of Crimea in southern Ukraine is at the centre of what is being seen as the biggest crisis between Russia and the West since the Cold War.</b><p>Troops loyal to Russia have taken control of the region and the pro-Russian parliament has voted to join the Russian Federation, to be confirmed in …

Sweet & Sour Chicken

<b>Published 4 years ago  in side-dishes, Zarnak Sidhwa</b><p>Masala TV recipe of Sweet & Sour Chicken by Zarnak Sidhwa from Food Diaries. This …

The Asian Status Quo

<b>By Robert D. Kaplan and Matt Gertken</b><p>Arguably the greatest book on political realism in the 20th century was University of Chicago Professor Hans J. …

Geopolitics

Israel's Water Challenge

Israel's surface water is concentrated mainly in the north and east of the country. Israel is part of the Jordan River system, which also includes …

The Afghan-Pakistan militant nexus

<b>The Afghan-Pakistan border region has become the front line in the war against Islamic militants. The area is a patchwork quilt of territory where militant groups have gained strength in some places but lost ground in others. The BBC's M Ilyas Khan reports.</b><p>HELMAND, CHAGHAI<p>Kabul's writ has never run …

Why Pakistan fears foreign pullout from Afghanistan

<b>Pakistan's role in the war in Afghanistan appears to have come full circle, with many quarters now hoping for a drawn-out, "phased" withdrawal of Western troops from the region instead of an immediate one.</b><p>This reflects a change of perception within the Pakistani establishment which has in the past …

What kind of Afghanistan will foreign forces leave?

<b>UK Prime Minister David Cameron has said that British troops will return from Afghanistan having accomplished the main aim of their mission - to achieve a basic level of security.</b><p>But how secure is Afghanistan, and what shape is the country in? BBC World Service reporter Dawood Azami takes a look at …

Viewpoint: Afghanistan has more to worry about than US bases

<b>The fierce debate between the US and Afghanistan continues over when - and under what terms - President Hamid Karzai will sign the agreement to give US forces basing rights after 2014. Guest columnist Ahmed Rashid argues that the current impasse is distracting attention from far more important</b> …