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The 25 Recipes You Need For A Delicious Easter

Egg hunts and chocolate bunnies are great and all, but what we really want on Easter Sunday is a beautiful meal to sit down to with our family and friends. A gorgeous, well-thought out meal is the best way to celebrate any holiday. And when it comes to Easter, the recipes couldn't be better because …

Egyptian judge to rule on death penalty for 1,200 men

More than 1,200 men face the death sentence in Egypt, as a judge deliberates on whether to uphold the sentences he gave 529 defendants in March.<p>The leader of the Muslim Brotherhood, Mohamed Badie, whose colleague Mohamed Morsi was removed from Egypt's presidency last July, is among the defendants …

Mother jailed for child neglect after four-year-old son lived in squalor with 20 ferrets and 14 dogs

Seriously ill youngster was discovered by chance when policeman was investigating missing dogs. Mother, 21, sent to prison for two years in 'worst case' PC has ever seen<p>A mother has been jailed for child neglect after her four-year-old son was found in a house living with 20 uncaged ferrets and 14 …

Pakistani 9-month-old baby accused of attempted murder

Nine-month-old boy in Pakistan accused of attempted murder, "highlighting flaws of Pakistan legal system"<p>While many children his age are still learning how to crawl, a nine-month-old boy in Pakistan has been accused of attempted murder in a case observers say highlights endemic flaws in the …

Butterscotch pie, chocolate tart and more weekend treats - TODAY.com

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Scientists’ depressing new discovery about the brain

Forget the dream that education, scientific evidence or reason can help people make good decisions<p>Yale law school professor Dan Kahan’s new research paper is called “Motivated Numeracy and Enlightened Self-Government,” but for me a better title is the headline on science writer Chris Mooney’s piece …

Say cheese with the Art of Dining’s Martin Parr pop-up – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 2:30 pm, March 11, 2014 in Food & Drink, Fun London<p>No one captures Englishness quite like photographer Martin Parr. And now you can go one …

Children's diets 'far too salty'

<b>Children in the UK are eating far too much salt, with much of it coming from breads and cereals, research suggests.</b><p>Children should eat less than a teaspoon of salt a day, but 70% of the 340 children in the study published in Hypertension ate more than this.<p>Breads and cereals accounted for more than …

Nutrition

Sunday Best: 6 Comforting Recipes for a Weekend Afternoon

Whether it's spicy kimchi stew or Nonna's red sauce, these are the 6 recipes our editors love to serve to their families on a long, slow weekend afternoon<p>A comforting, delicious <b>Sunday supper</b> has an almost mystical ability to make the weekend feel longer. Though, in reality, we crave this kind of …

Cooking

How your brain works – video

The size of a small cauliflower, the human brain is the most complex organ in your body. It squeezes out 70,000 thoughts a day. But where does it store information? And how does it generate flights of fancy? Explore the inner workings of your personal ideas factory

The Leader Obama Wanted to Become and What Became of Him

<i>Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com</i><p>Like many days, March 3rd saw the delivery of a stern opinion by President Obama. To judge by recent developments in Ukraine, he said, Russia was putting itself "on the wrong side of history." This might seem a surprising thing for an American president to say. The …

Russia has miscalculated over Crimea, says Hague

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/politics/1059000/1059035_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522633318_62a77f97e0410804f5208ccc20912b6b<p><b>Russia has made a "big miscalculation" in entering Crimea, UK Foreign Secretary William Hague has warned.</b><p>He told the BBC that Western countries …

Russia

4,000-year-old Dartmoor burial find rewrites British bronze age history

Some 4,000 years ago a young woman's cremated bones – charred scraps of her shroud and the wood from her funeral pyre still clinging to them – was carefully wrapped in a fur along with her most valuable possessions, packed into a basket, and carried up to one of the highest and most exposed spots …