Yvonne Kost

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The Best Exercises for Core Strength

The best core exercises may surprise you. It's not enough to just do ab crunches and sit ups. To build a strong core you need to exercise a variety …

SMOKY BEETROOT HUMMUS

My birthday happened at the beginning of the month. I hosted a big seafood feast. I wanted a bunch of my favorite people together at a table and a …

The housewives taking on militants in Kashmir

<b>Tucked away in the northern-most recesses of the insurgency-hit region of Kashmir, a community is fighting a little-known battle to keep Islamist militants at bay. And the charge is led by none other than a band of housewives.</b><p>During the last three years, these women have conducted a sustained and …

Pakistan

Obama to visit JFK grave to commemorate 50th anniversary of assassination

President Barack Obama will visit John F. Kennedy’s grave on Wednesday in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of JFK’s assassination, a senior administration official told NBC News.<p>The president and first lady will be joined by their predecessors former President Bill Clinton and Hillary Clinton …

Relief workers face logistical nightmare in typhoon-ravaged Philippines

The frantic effort to bring food, water and shelter to millions of Filipinos displaced by Typhoon Haiyan has been described, even by experienced relief workers, as a logistical nightmare.<p>Here are some of the obstacles facing aid agencies a week after the storm, as well as some of their</b> …

Natural Disasters

Iran Nuclear Deal 'Quite Possible' Next Week: U.S. Official

* U.S. sees initial deal with Iran as close<p>* Nuclear talks resume in Geneva on Nov. 20<p>* Sanctions relief "way south" of figures being reported (Adds comment from top Iranian negotiator)<p>By Lesley Wroughton<p>WASHINGTON, Nov 15 (Reuters) - Major powers and Iran are getting closer to an initial agreement …

Sichuan Folk: restaurant review

Hooked on China's more robust food styles? Head for east London's Sichuan Folk – and be quick about it…<p><b>32 Hanbury Street, London E1 (020 7247 4735). Meal for two: £70 (cash only)</b><p>A few years ago I gave a positive review to a Chinese restaurant on London's Shaftesbury Avenue called Golden Day, where …

Alleged Misconduct by Secret Service Agents Revealed

New details of alleged misconduct by Secret Service officers has been provided to a Senate committee.<p>Appearing before a Senate subcommittee on …