Roger Ghent

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The new vegan: Meera Sodha’s recipes for Sri Lankan beetroot curry and green bean mallum

One of my favourite cookbooks is a Sri Lankan one called The Exotic Tastes Of Paradise, by Felicia Wakwella Sorensen. The cover is exactly how I imagine culinary paradise to look: piles of coconuts, bananas and pineapples, with fronds of palm trees coming into view. Inside, the recipes are just as …

Sri Lanka

The top art museums in NYC

Even if you're not from New York City, you're probably familiar with its power trio of art museums: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, MoMA and the …

The Pleasure of a Chilled Soup on a Sweltering Day

Back when it used to snow in winter and bloom in spring, and when the dog days of summer came reliably in August and not weirdly in April or June, I used to drink ice-cold schav to keep from falling completely apart. In those days, we languished in our East Village or Hell’s Kitchen railroad …

Food Preservation

Myanmar lifts import restrictions on 267 items

Horse-drawn rickshaws are still a popular means of transport in Dewei, but more cars are rapidly appearing on the roads. The Myanmar government will …

Asia

10 Reasons Why You're Going to Love Tokyo

At once surprisingly familiar and unbelievably exotic, Japan is, quite simply, one of the best places you will ever travel. It all starts with Tokyo, a city that's equal parts perplexing and alluring, a place built to thrill even the most jaded traveler. If you've never been, you're missing out and …

Japan

National Geographic Travel

Snapshots: Saint Étienne's urban doodler with a sense of humour

The street artist known as Oak Oak uses the urban elements of his home town of Saint-Étienne, an old industrial town in France, to create humorous, site-specific art. “What I like about street art is that you can find somewhere to draw anywhere and it is a surprise for the people who find it,” he …

Art

A Contact Juggler Demonstrates His Impressive Skills With Manipulating Acrylic Balls

A contact juggler named AJ demonstrates his impressive skills with manipulating acrylic balls in a new video by Kuma Films. The balls appear to move …

Digital Art

19 spectacular photos of tourist attractions around the world that were taken illegally

For years, the two photographers have risked frightening heights and legal implications to scale some of the world's highest and most well-known buildings, which they then highlight on their website, On the Roofs.<p>The images are breathtaking and capture views of these famous destinations we might …

Skyscrapers

Homemade White Bread Baguette Recipe

Homemade Baguette Recipe<p>Came up with quick and easy baguette recipe. Loved how it turned out , soft and fluffy inside ,crispy, crunchy out. Well, I …

Henrik Lundqvist saves 30 saves as Rangers earn rare California sweep

NYR New York Rangers<p>24-11-4<p>3<p>Final<p>1<p>SJ San Jose Sharks<p>22-16-5<p>Lundqvist (Rangers - G): Saves: 30, Save Pct.: 0.968<p>Kreider (Rangers - LW): Goals: 1, …

Fall 2014 Guide to Paris

The arts steal the limelight this autumn in Paris, with the long-awaited openings of three important cultural centers and scores of spectacular …

Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel Paris

Eiffel Tower goes dark as Paris mourns

Picture this: Ologies you may not know

From nephology, the study of clouds, to ethology the study of animal behaviour

5 Unexpected Foods You Should Definitely Be Buttering

Here, five foods you probably never considered buttering, but definitely should.<p>Tonight at the Food & Wine Classic in Aspen, chefs, F&W editors and …