For a monk who lives in the Sinai desert in Egypt, in the world's oldest working monastery, Father Justin replies to emails very speedily. It should come as no surprise: the Greek Orthodox monk is in of
Pumpkin seeds might seem like an autumnal specialty, but there are several reasons to consider them beyond the realm of flannel shirts and pumpkin spice everything: They’re crunchy and nutty. They’re good
Victoria Toline would hunch over the kitchen table, steady her hands and draw a bead of liquid from a vial with a small dropper. It was a delicate operation that had become a daily routine — extracting
French president views Saudi crown prince as a 'loose cannon', French diplomat tells Reuters news agency. When French President Emmanuel Macron flew into Riyadh for hastily arranged talks with Saudi Crown
[Photos: Liz Clayton] Though the tea-growing lands of India are (for better or worse) synonymous with household teabag brands nowadays, tea is still a relative newcomer to that fertile part of East Asia.
In India where light skin is coveted, a new campaign is re-imagining popular Hindu gods and goddesses with a darker skin, writes the BBC's Geeta Pandey in Delhi. The desire for fairer skin is not new India
Al Jazeera explains why the holy site is a flashpoint. Here's a breakdown of why the al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem is a constant point of contention in the Palestinian-Israeli conflict. 1. Why is