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How to Make Stuffed Banana Bread - Chowhound

Banana bread may very well be one of the greatest and most versatile gifts ever to be bestowed upon us by the food gods. It’s perfect for breakfast, …

Breakfast

A Trainer's Top 3 Hardest Core Exercises — Trust Us, Your Abs Will Be on Fire

I've done a ton of different core exercises in my time as a fitness trainer. Core happens to be one of my favorite things to teach. In my catalog of torture, I mean exercises, there are a few that even I dread bringing out because they are so brutal. We may have different tolerance levels of tough …

Workouts

EU to ban companies from complying with US sanctions over Iran nuclear deal

Brussels has moved to ban European companies from complying with US sanctions on Iran and protect them from American court judgement, as relations between the bloc and Donald Trump deteriorate further over Washington dumping the nuclear deal.<p>The European Commission on Friday began the formal …

15 Daily Habits Highly Successful People Have (and the Rest of us Probably Don't)

The people who achieve the most in life don't conduct themselves like everyone else.<p>The people who achieve the most in life don't conduct themselves like everyone else. They're disciplined, figure out which routines help them succeed and religiously stick to those daily habits. Here are a few you …

Chesil Beach, Dorset: stark and beautiful, it makes your heart skip a beat

The notion of a British “beach” conjures up images of sugary sand between your toes, buckets and spades, deckchairs and jauntily painted beach huts. This, I’m afraid, is not the Chesil (in my experience of living in Dorset, fishermen, hikers and even local stick-throwing dog walkers never talk of …

Wales

The 13 Workouts That Burn the Most Calories, Ranked

We live in a world where fitness has never been so cool or so <i>fun</i>—which means that when it comes to getting our sweat on, there's a glorious array of …

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Politics<p>A British-Pakistani activist known for her criticism of Pakistan's military was briefly abducted late Tuesday by unknown men in the eastern …

Washington seeks global 'coalition' against Iran regime

Washington wants to build a global “coalition” against the Tehran regime and its “destabilizing activities,” the State Department said on Thursday, …

Instant Pot recipes everyone should know: Hard-boiled eggs, rotisserie chicken and more

You already know that the Instant Pot can be used to make a wide range of dishes, but there's more than just stew, chili and soup. You can make hard-"boiled" eggs, bread, cake and "rotisserie" chicken in the wonder cooker, too.<p>Pressure cooked hard-boiled eggs<p>In a pressure cooker you can't …

Recipes

Lose 11 Pounds in a Week on This Prebiotic Soup Diet That's Good for Gut Bacteria

Over the past decade, “good bacteria” have emerged as the darlings of the weight-loss world. Again and again, top doctors and nutritionists have …

These 3 Words Will Make You a Time Management Expert | Inc.com

For many of us, time management feels like a magical key to success. We have a to-do list that grows faster than we can work. We invest in systems, books and planners, all in hopes of mastering our time. If we could only find the right trick to stay on top of it and get things done!<p>Meanwhile, we …

Time Management

Move over, voice: Holograms are the next user interface

During Apple’s fourth-quarter earnings call with analysts, CEO Tim Cook said, “AR is going to change everything.” He wasn’t exaggerating.<p>Augmented reality (AR) is shaping an entirely new paradigm for mass technology use. We’ve quickly evolved from typing on our PC keyboards, to the point-and-click …

Cabinet split over austerity tax row as Boris Johnson joins calls to end public sector pay cap

A cabinet split has emerged between the Chancellor and senior ministers over whether taxes should be raised to pay for increased spending on public services.<p>Michael Gove said taxpayers would not foot the bill amid signs the Tories will end the public sector pay cap and put more money into schools, …

Boris Johnson

Do Your Workmates Actually Like You? What Science Says Might Surprise You

When it comes to "friends," perception is often different from reality.<p>How do you define friendship?<p>In a world ruled by social media, where the word "friend" now exists as both a label and a verb, the definitions have become multifaceted...if not downright confusing.<p>That fact was highlighted by a …

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Lavish And Modern Villa L’Escalet In Saint Tropez

Built on an elevated location surrounded by forests and streams of clear water, <b>Villa L’Escalet</b> is one of the most outstanding homes in <b>Saint Tropez</b>,</b> …

Minos Beach Art Hotel, Crete

Minos Beach Art Hotel, Crete: a Not-So Hidden Gem in the Mediterranean August 6, 2014 | By: Mrs Suite | Europe, Greece | No Comment<p>Greece is one of …

Crete

Russia launches naval bombardment of targets in Syria

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Russia launched a naval bombardment Wednesday of ISIS targets in Syria, a senior Russian official said, ramping up a newly muscular presence in the Middle East.<p>Four Russian ships fired 26 missiles into Syria, hitting 11 targets, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu told …

Timeline of tragedies during hajj pilgrimage in Mecca

Every year, millions of Muslims converge on the Saudi holy city of Mecca for the hajj pilgrimage, with the massive ceremonies representing a major security and logistical challenge for the kingdom’s authorities.<p>On occasion, the hajj and events surrounding it have been marred by accidents and …

Islam

8 Ways Buying Luxury Will Change

Luxury brands need to reinvent the way they sell to you to remain relevant, said a number of experts, speaking today at <i>Luxury Daily</i>’s “Luxury Insights Summit” in New York. For decades, buying luxury goods has meant a trip to the store, although gradually high-end brands have been exploring …

eCommerce

Meet the doctor who is convinced he will live to 150

Medical advancements mean that life expectancy is now far greater than we believe, an ageing expert has claimed<p>An anti-ageing expert is convinced he will live until he is 150 and claims healthy Brits will live far longer than they expect.<p>Dr Alex Zhavoronkov, director of the UK-based Biogerontology …

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NEWS admin - May 22, 2018<p>The Nigeria Defence Headquarters has launched a new offensive known as operation whirls stroke to flush out criminal gangs …

Should I buy an electric car?

Ideally we’d sit down together and pick you out a lovely green car, like the passive consumers we’ve been taught to be (car dealership Motorparks has a handy guide to alternative vehicles). But electric vehicles (EVs) are never that simple.<p>Instead we need to look deep into your soul. Who are you? …

Electric Vehicles

Stylish Georgian House in London Faces Fresh Makeover

Architects from Cullinan Studio re-designed a House in Hampstead, London, that opens towards the patio via floor-to-ceiling windows. Working with a …

Interest-based social network connects likeminded locals

Germany’s Inlope wants to create local social networks based on a range of interests for likeminded individuals.<p>12 Dec 2014<p>The web is great at …

Seagate starts shipping 8TB hard drives that cost only $260

Here's something you can get for yourself these holidays: a 3.5-inch 8TB drive from Seagate that costs only $260 -- we didn't forget an extra number in that figure, promise. That's a lot cheaper than HGST's helium-filled 8TB disk drive, which is listed for $1,000 on newegg and just a bit more on …

Top 10 ethical travel destinations for 2015 | CNN Travel

Bangladesh begins oil clean-up after spill

Bangladeshi fishermen, using sponges and sacks, have begun cleaning up a huge oil spill in a protected area that is home to rare dolphins, after environmentalists warned of an ecological "catastrophe".<p>Thousands of litres of oil have spilled into the protected Sundarbans mangrove area, home to rare …