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How much is Saudi Arabia to blame for Islamist terrorism? Iran says entirely.

In what's becoming almost a recurring theme, Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif wrote an op-ed in the New York Times attacking Saudi Arabia, a long-standing geopolitical foe of the Islamic Republic.<p>The opinion piece, titled "Let Us Rid the World of Wahhabism" — a reference to the …

South Asia

15 uses for your phone's camera (other than taking selfies)

​Learn about the stars<p>Use your phone as a security system<p>​Give visitors your Wi-Fi info<p>​Get all those business cards out of your wallet<p>​Solve math problems<p>​Find out your exact measurements<p>​Keep a visual list of favorites<p>​Know everything<p>​Find the best deal<p>​Make makeup easy<p>​Play a game<p>Save your …

Preview of Hampton Court Palace Flower Show: Pictures

Kelly Brook

The Only Italian Lasagna Recipe You’ll Ever Need

A properly-made lasagna is a dish of consummate beauty and one of the most beloved Italian food dishes in the world. But there is...The post The Only …

Italy

How to Read People Like Sherlock Holmes: 5 Secrets Backed by Research

We’d all like to learn how to read people like Sherlock Holmes. And research shows understanding things like body language is even more powerful than …

5-Minute Exercise Routines to Lose Weight

Mini Workouts for Weight Loss<p>How many times have you said that you don't have enough time to work out? If you're like most non-exercisers, you say it …

Fitness

7 Simple Chicken Salad Recipes Under 375 Calories

Chicken salad recipes are possibly the easiest and fastest brown bag lunches you can pack — not to mention, they’re loaded in protein! Add a little …

Chicken & Corn Chowder Recipe

made it | 0 reviews | photos<p>Recipe by: Campbell's Kitchen<p>"This comfort food classic is chock full of flavor and ready in 25 minutes. Cooked chicken, …

Cooking

Don Pistos Marina Gives the People What They Want

<b>Don Pistos</b>, the populist Mexican place in North Beach, is cashing in on its popularity with an expansion to the Marina. Come Tuesday, July 26, a smaller outpost called <b>Don Pistos Tequila Bar</b> will open to the workout wear-donning denizens of the neighborhood looking to down some tacos and taste …

The Simple Premade Trick All French Chefs Use to Make Every Dish Feel Fancy

Whether it’s Lou Doillon’s perfectly messy bedhead or their mythical baguette diets, the French seem to do everything better—even something as …

Starbucks invests in Italian bakery as reliance on food grows

Starbucks Corp., counting on food sales to help maintain growth, is investing in an Italian bakery and plans to expand it with new locations.<p>The world's biggest coffee-shop chain is buying a stake in Princi, which sells pastries, pizza and pasta in Europe, according to a statement. Starbucks will …

Howard Schultz

Buttered Corn And Noodles Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> Summertime comfort food, perfect after a day of digging in the dirt and planting …

Recipes

Buon appetito! Sambirano is Reggio Emilia's new gastronomic delight

Already bulging with succulent prosciutto, earthy hunks of parmigiano and syrupy balsamic vinegar, Italy’s Reggio Emilia has a new gastronomic delight called Sambirano. Located in the city’s historic pasticceria (formerly called La Torinese), Sambirano is much more than a chic pastry shop. The …

Truffle-Hunting, Chateau-Living And Wine-Tasting In the French Dordogne Valley

Confession time: I’ve never really been a fan of mushrooms. I just find the taste a bit too ‘earthy’ (I typically describe them as tasting like mushy …

Wine Tasting

Milk braised pork ragu

Either chop the onion and carrots finely by hand or whiz in a food mixer.<p>Heat olive oil in a large saucepan over a gentle heat and fry the onion and …

7 Secrets to Eating Well in France

France is famously obsessed with food, but obsessed with health food? Not exactly. Between the buttery pastries, the heavy sauces, and the sinful …

France

A guide to France in Toronto

Vive la France in Toronto! The culture and traditions of this European country are alive and well in Hogtown. They're especially evident in our …

France

25 Travel Tips You Need To Know Before Visiting Spain

There’s always an excuse to visit Spain… whether it’s for the glorious sunshine, lazy-day siestas or soaking up those beautiful sights – the whole …

Travel

Where to Go in Vancouver for Awesome Brunch

The paella at Cafe Medina; Photo Credit: Tara Lee<p>For our first date, my boyfriend and I went for brunch at <b>Burgoo</b> (3096 Main Street), near where he …

Vancouver

You Are Cooking Lentils All Wrong, According to Marcella Hazan

You may love Italian cook Marcella Hazan and her ultraeasy recipes like her famous three-ingredient tomato sauce. Though she left a legacy of incredible cookbooks, her husband gathered the last of her writings to create this latest book release Ingredienti ($20). Truth be told, I was skeptical of …

10 Best French Fry Sauce Recipes

The Best French Fry Sauce Recipes on Yummly | Awesome Korean Steak, Béarnaise Sauce, Caramelized French Toast

Recipes

The Nearby Canadian Wine Region for When You Could Use a Drink

I went to Napa a few months ago and dropped $500. In a day. Not on insanely rare wines or dinner at try-before-you-die restaurants, either. Nah, half …

Wine

Budget better: 11 travel expenses that are always worth the splurge

When it comes to travel, every little thing can add up -- from the cost of transportation to lodging and food.<p>Before you know it, you could be spending way over what you had budgeted for before your trip is even completed.<p>Be it a domestic trip or an international excursion, it's always better to …

See also

We all love to hike, but even though we’re lucky enough to have the great outdoors on our doorstep here in Vancouver, it’s not always the most …

Impressions of Japan: Amami Oshima

It’s Monday morning and I’m on the road again. In the rush to the airport, my mental map of Tokyo vanishes into thin air. I’m lost in the crowd, when …

Japan

A quick offseason visit to the Loire Valley, birthplace of the French Renaissance

Five hundred years ago this fall, Leonardo da Vinci arrived in Amboise, a small town on France’s Loire River, bringing with him his three most famous paintings — “Mona Lisa,” “Saint John the Baptist” and “The Virgin and Child with Saint Anne.” Invited by France’s King Francis I, who spurred the …

France

Things to do in the Virgin Islands; a great Caribbean experience

The Hawaiian Islands are quite famous and a favorite vacation place for many, but did you know the U.S. also has islands in the Caribbean? The …

10 Exotic Travel Destinations That Are Trending Right Now

As travel experts here at Oyster.com, we keep our eye on what's trending in travel, so we're constantly updating -- and adding to -- our coverage of …

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