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Cheese and chilli straws

INGREDIENTS<p>60g unsalted butter<br>• 100g plain flour<br>• ½ tsp sea salt<br>• ½ tsp chilli flakes<br>• ⅛ tsp sweet smoked paprika<br>• 180g extra-sharp cheddar cheese coarsely grated<br>• 1 tbsp full-fat milk<p>METHOD<p>Preheat the oven to 180°C/350°F/gas mark 4.<p>Dice the butter and place in the bowl of a food processor.<p>Add the flour, salt, …

Paprika

The Masters of Nature Photography book – in pictures

Wild horses of the Netherlands, red-crowned cranes dancing in the snow, the plight of a tortured chimpanzee and a polar panorama feature in the collection of wildlife images in the book published by the Natural History Museum<p>• Masters of Nature Photography by Rosamund Kidmane Cox - Guardian Bookshop

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The Week in Review: Rising Tensions in Syria

Inside Flipboard / August 30, 2013<p>Syria’s unstable and weak regime has created a two-year long turmoil, causing more than 100,000 casualties and …

Egypt: clashes in Cairo as pro-Morsi camps are cleared

Scientists breed glow-in-the-dark rabbits

As part of an effort to improve treatments for life-threatening illnesses, a team of scientists have created rabbits that glow in the dark.<p>Their efforts produced two rabbits out of a litter of eight that went from being a normal, fluffy white to glowing green in the dark. The rabbits were born at …

Decapitated snake head bites its own body in gruesome video

<b>*Warning: Some people may find the graphic video below disturbing*</b><p>A decapitated snake’s head has been filmed biting its own squirming body.<p>The …

Egypt's military will not get away with human rights abuses

Human rights lawyers will use the principle of universal jurisdiction to prosecute perpetrators of international crimes<p>Just over a year ago, Egypt threw off the shackles of its military dictatorship and took on the mantle of a civil democracy, becoming for a short period, the torchbearer of liberty …

Bloodshed in Cairo as pro-Morsi camps cleared - video report

Egyptian military government declares month-long emergency - as it happened

• Scores killed in crackdown on pro-Morsi supporters • Two Cairo camps cleared as violence erupts elsewhere • Egypt's vice-president resigns in protest over violence • British cameraman among dead • State of emergency declared in 14 states in Egypt • Turkey, US and UK condemn violence

Egypt: Barack Obama condemns violence that left hundreds dead

and<p>US president Barack Obama has spoken out against violence which has left hundreds of people dead in Egypt, even as the country’s ambassador to the …

The Economist

Barack Obama condemns bloodshed in Egypt

Syria chemical attack undeniable, says John Kerry

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1005000/1005549_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522313167_fbccbba24a0c6ed616e2820fc431d1ab<p><b>US Secretary of State John Kerry has condemned what he said was the "undeniable" use of chemical weapons by the Syrian government.</b><p>He described recent …

Iran warns west against military intervention in Syria

Tehran threat comes as John Kerry says US would respond to 'undeniable' use of chemical weapons by Assad regime<p>Iran has warned that foreign military intervention in Syria will result in a conflict that would engulf the region.<p>The threatening rhetoric from Tehran came in response to a statement by …

Syria crisis: UK and US finalise plans for military strikes

Arab League backs allies' judgment that Bashar al-Assad's regime was responsible for Damascus chemical attacks<p>Britain and the US are finalising plans to launch limited punitive military strikes at the end of the week against the regime of Bashar al-Assad over the "abhorrent" use of chemical weapons …

If Syria enters the German campaign

IF AMERICA, Britain and France, or any combination of them and other nations, intervene in Syria in the coming days or weeks, what would Germany …

Syria: Father reunited with young son he thought had died in last week’s chemical weapons attack

Hope is hard to come by in Syria, even more so since last week’s suspected chemical weapons attack that has seen western nations gear up for war in …

NYPD secretly labels mosques as terror groups and spies on them

Confidential police documents uncovered by the AP show at least a dozen terrorism investigations into mosques since 9/11<p>The New York Police Department has secretly labeled entire mosques as terrorism organizations, a designation that allows police to use informants to record sermons and spy on …