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News agency criticised for describing Amal Clooney as 'actor's wife' in coverage of human rights trial

A respected news organisation has come under fire after referring to human rights lawyer Amal Clooney as an “actor’s wife” in their coverage of a …

11 YA novels not just for kids

<i>Throughout the summer, EW has been rolling out lists of some of our favorite books of all time. So far, we’ve suggested celebrity memoirs,</i> …

Monk who inspired Gwyneth Paltrow and Emma Watson now worth £25MILLION

He has inspired Gwyneth Paltrow and Emma Watson, has a house on the beach in LA and is worth £25million.<p>Not bad for a monk from Bristol who ran off …

Meditation

Adorable Animated Mice Explain Meditation in 2 Minutes

Looking for a meditation instruction video that is both informative and adorable?<p>Well look no further, because Dan Harris and Happify have teamed up …

Meditation

Well-preserved: At 350, this noblewoman's still fully dressed

<b>(CNN) —</b> Archaeologists in France have unearthed the extraordinarily well-preserved corpse of a 17th-century noblewoman -- still dressed in her dress, bonnet and shoes.<p>A team from the French National Institute for Preventive Archaeological Research discovered the body when they pried open her lead …

Six stories we're watching in Canada today

Five years, $60M and a six-volume study on Canada’s dark history<p>Six stories in the news today, June 2:<p><b>RESIDENTIAL SCHOOLS REPORT</b><p>A report detailing a …

Canada

Omar Khadr tells his Guantanamo story in new documentary

In his first full-length interview since being released from a Canadian prison, Omar Khadr, the former Guantanamo detainee, says he wants to be seen …

Canada

A Beginner’s Guide to Chakras

“Anatomy is destiny,” Freud famously said. If he had understood the subtle anatomy of the yoga tradition he might have said, “Destiny determines …

Spirituality

ALORE

Official claims China has ‘best religious policy in the world’

Human rights activists say Beijing systematically violates religious freedoms of Chinese citizens despite claim from Islamic leader<p>A prominent Islamic leader from <b>China</b>’s violence-stricken west has claimed the Communist Party’s religious policies are the "best in the world", despite activists …

Embracing Stone Age Couple Found in Greek Cave

Rare double burials discovered at one of the largest Neolithic burial sites in Europe.<p>Strange and surprising findings have been reported from ongoing excavations at Alepotrypa Cave, a site in the Peloponnesus that one archaeologist called "a Neolithic Pompeii," the Greek Ministry of Culture, …

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Spicy Pork and Mustard Green Soup

4 Servings<p>It might look like a lot when the greens are raw, but add them all anyway. They’ll quickly wilt down to a silky texture.<p>January 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ pound ground pork<p>2 cloves garlic finely chopped<p>2 teaspoons finely grated peeled ginger<p>1 teaspoon Sichuan peppercorns, crushed<p>¾ teaspoon …

Recipes

The Top 10 Things You Wanted to Cook & Eat in 2013

We love looking back over the past year, and as we wrap up our review today, it's time to look at the top things you wanted to cook, eat, and talk …

Whether a Dutch oven or a crock pot is your slow-cooking mode of choice, we've got ten recipes from 2013 to put it to use: http://thekitc.hn/JiHFdy

Make Easy Homemade Pickles

Master this simple technique and never buy the supermarket variety again<p>At every family gathering, I’m known as The Pickle Guy.<p>The transformation occurred a few years back when I brought a single jar of bell pepper pickles to Thanksgiving. At the time, I thought that the pickles, which I had …

Overripe Bananas? Make Granola!

I have my go-to recipes for overripe bananas, and I'm sure you do as well. Banana bread is an obvious choice, smoothies are an easy option, and …

How To Be An Optimist: 10 Habits That'll Help You Look On The Bright Side

It pays to have a sunny disposition.<p>Optimistic people have been shown to have healthier hearts, better stress-management tendencies and lower risk for stroke compared to their glass-half-empty-seeing counterparts.<p>Looking on the bright side is easier said than done, of course. Fortunately, there are …

Black Bean, Corn, and Red Pepper Salad with Lime Cilantro Vinaigrette

This is the ultimate summer salad, and it's perfect for entertaining. Not only is it festive and colorful, but you can make it ahead of time—in fact, you should, because it gets better and better the longer it sits.<p>Get The Recipe!<p><b>Black Bean, Corn, and Red Pepper Salad with Lime Cilantro Vinaigrette</b> …

No need to look abroad for poverty, it’s in your backyard

I’VE ALWAYS been a proud Canadian. But these days there are more and more reasons to rethink that: the Alberta tar sands, the proposed Enbridge …

Layered Chocolate Mousse Cups

We were walking around Harris Farm Markets the other day and wandered past a giant container of Belgium chocolate mousse. Though I resisted the …

Oreo Pops

I love Oreo’s. They are the perfect cookie. They are great on sundaes. They are great on caramel apples. They are great on cupcakes.<p>The only thing …