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Nigel Slater's 20 best Observer recipes: desserts and cakes

Chocolate praline truffle cake<p>A cake for serious chocolate fans only. I serve this in extremely thin slices. The cake needs something to offset its extraordinary richness. Fresh raspberries work beautifully.<p>Makes about 8-10 slices<br>For the praline<b><br>hazelnuts</b> 100g, shelled and skinned<b><br>caster sugar</b> 80g<p>For …

Amazing food photography of macarons by Jean Cazals - Telegraph

Lou Reed's widow Laurie Anderson writes moving obituary to the late rock star

Lou Reed 'spent his last days happy' and died doing tai chi, according to moving obituary written for a local New York newspaper by his widow Laurie Anderson<p><b>Lou Reed</b> had an "incredible joy" for life, and "spent his last days happy", his widow Laurie Anderson has written in an obituary for a New …

A man was kicked out of a Cambridge supermarket after browsing the aisles while wearing a Nazi uniform. A man named Paul Dutton, 48, claimed responsibility on Twitter, saying: "I've shopped in Asda since the place was opened twice a week, this is how Asda repay me for my loyalty." More here: http://fw.to/MUNR9MV Photo: Southwest News

Is using electronic devices on aeroplanes a good thing? Open thread

All air travellers know the drill. Boarding has been completed, and the faff of the pre-takeoff routine is about to begin, which means all electronic devices must be switched off. Time for a last text or instant message, heartfelt or flippant. Ten seconds to digest one last sentence on your …

Civilian victims of Bosnia's 1992-95 war to be identified

Forensic experts in Bosnia have started to identify the remains of civilian victims of the 1992-95 war.<p>They remains were exhumed from at the Tomasica mass grave, near the northern town of Prijedor. The the remains of 360 people have been found and that number is expected to rise.<p>Prijedor was the …

Close-up Portrait Photo Tips

Martin Schoeller is famed for his stunning close-up portraits, but he says that’s not because he possesses the innate ability to coach his subjects …

Happy Hour: Getty Partners with Pinterest & AP Calls Out Obama's Photo Policy

Getty & Pinterest Partner Up<p>Photo from TechCrunch<p>Getty photographers wanting to get paid for their work that’s being pinned on Pinterest are about to …

Understanding The Basics of SLR Photography

Knowing how to use your SLR is not as awkward as it would seem. Imagine that your camera is a box that lets in light. On top of that box is a …

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The Latest illy Art Collection Project: Artist Liu Wei

Third generation family-owned coffee giants illy have been partnering with artists from around the world since 1992 on their illy Art Collection …

Desire Font – Elegant Typeface Design by CBdO Fonts

The Desire font family, a set of decorative Fonts.<p>Font designer Charles Borges de Oliveira has spent more than five years to design and develop the</b> …

New poster for I, Frankenstein

Lionsgate has released a brand new one-sheet for <b>I, Frankenstein</b>, the upcoming supernatural action thriller from writer-director Stuart Beattie</b> …

A Coastal Kitchen With a View of Long Island Sound

In colors inspired by driftwood and sand.<p>With its waterfront location, designer Susan Drake chose colors of driftwood and sand for a Stamford, Connecticut, kitchen. Read the interview with the designer.

DTI Logo

OK I admit I’m choosy and hard to please. I’ve been stalking leftovers. You know … those listings that are not quite right, have bad photos or you …

Bonfire Night events

Remembering the fifth of November is somewhat unnecessary these days: this weekend is when many Bonfire Night fuses are lit in earnest. In London, <b>Back With A Bang!</b> looks set to be one of Saturday's most explosive offerings, with 2013 British firework championships winners, Star Fireworks, painting …

Lonely Planet’s best value travel destinations for 2014

When times are tight we suggest you travel more, not less – but pick carefully. This is where your wallet will smile at the memories for years to come.<p>Greek Islands<p>View of Navagio Beach, also known as Shipwreck Cove, on Zakynthos Island. Image by Dave Porter Peterborough Uk / Photolibrary / Getty …

Crossing the Final Bridge

Coming Soon on YouTube!<p>You will soon be able to buy and watch all the New Zealand Photo Adventure right on YouTube – all four hours! Two hours of …

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