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Culinary Tips From a Film Wallah

Richard C. Morais | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Richard C. Morais

"The key to cooking is your attitude. You must have complete confidence that whatever you do will be wonderful." That was one of the bits of advice that my late friend, Ismail Merchant, passed on to me in 1990.

Churchill's Dentures Sold At Auction

AP | SYLVIA HUI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — A partial set of dentures used by former British leader Winston Churchill – described as the teeth that saved the world – s...

ART FESTIVAL: Christie's Hosts New Contemporary Art Fair During Frieze Week

artdaily.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

LONDON.- Christie's announced Multiplied -- an exciting new fair in the field of contemporary art. The fair will be held during the week of the Frieze...

BP Alleged Involvement in Lockerbie Terrorist Release Accelerates

Brian Ross | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Brian Ross

BP, facing mounting claims that it is not handling damage payments for the oil spill, is likely to face significant wrath from the Senate and the White House if the controversy over their involvement in Megrahi's release intensifies.

WATCH: Stephen J. Morgan Notes That Brits Don't Collect Photography, Americans Do It Better

Paper Magazine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Paper Magazine

"The British don't really collect photography," said the English curator Jules Wright at her famed Wapping Project Gallery where she was opening ...

The Next Big Thing Is Up and Coming: Cultivating Emerging Designers From London to NY

Heba el Habashy and Charles LaCalle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Heba el Habashy and Charles LaCalle

Americans tend to view fashion as more of a utilitarian concept than an art form. The sad consequence is that support of up and coming designers does not prevail even in urban cities like New York, where deserving talent is begging for support.

INTERVIEW: Greek Collector Hoards (And Exhibits) Legends From Duchamp To Bourgeois

ARTINFO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

The Whitechapel Gallery is currently hosting the first chapter of "Keeping it Real," a four-part exhibition drawn from Greek art lover Dimitris Daskalopoulos's extensive collection.

William Jacques, Britain's Most Prolific Book Thief, Jailed At Last

Telegraph | Caroline Gammell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

For hours on end, he would peruse the shelves of the Lindley Library in London, admiring their collection of books, journals and art which dates back ...

The 8 Sexiest Subway Systems In The World (PHOTOS, POLL)

Huffington Post | Hallie Seegal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

When your taxi fare far exceeds the number of sights you want to see, its worth checking out the local metro system. In fact, some cities have subways...

DK Matai | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
DK Matai

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DK Matai | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
DK Matai

Editor's Note: This post has been removed from the Huffington Post....

DK Matai | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
DK Matai

Editor's Note: This post has been removed from the Huffington Post....

French Scientists Crack Secrets Of Mona Lisa

AP | ANGELA DOLAND | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PARIS — The enigmatic smile remains a mystery, but French scientists say they have cracked a few secrets of the "Mona Lisa." French researchers ...

Workers Clear 1,000 Tons Of Fat From London Sewer Under Leicester Square

aolnews.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Sewer workers have cleared out 1,000 tons of compressed fat and trash from beneath London's Leicester Square, a tourist hot spot and venue for glitzy ...

PHOTOS: World's Largest Farmers Markets

Huffington Post | Barbara Fenig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

There is perhaps no better supplier for locavore eating then farmers markets for from farm to fork dining. There are 5,274 farmers markets in the Unit...

What's Worth It: St. James's Hotel & Club - London

Suzanne Aaronson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Suzanne Aaronson

St. James's Hotel and Club Stylish, elegant townhouse-style hotel located in a prestigious and central area next to Mayfair ... the perfect location ...

Letter From Paris: On Location -- Liwan

Beth Arnold | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Beth Arnold

How much do I love the Paris boutique, Liwan? Let me count the ways.

UK Treasure Hunter Finds 52,000 Roman Coins

AP | ROBERT BARR | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — A treasure hunter has found about 52,500 Roman coins, one of the largest such discoveries ever in Britain, officials said Thursday. Th...

Power Dressing Tips for Women

Charlotte Safavi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Charlotte Safavi

The key for women is to look professional, yet retain their femininity. Here, some basic power dressing rules.

Stars and Stripes Forever!

Brian Dickie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Brian Dickie

So we marked the Fourth of July the right way in London - in the Chicago Rib Shack in Knightsbridge. BBQ ribs and Budweiser... and then a walk in Hyd...

Forget the Terrorists: Fear Is Our Real Enemy

Fernando Espuelas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Fernando Espuelas

Said in another time and different context, Franklin Delano Roosevelt's exhortation that "we have nothing to fear but fear itself" holds true today, more than ever, in our fight against terrorism.

Princess Diana Hair Jam? Artist Sam Bompas Claims To Have Made 'Surreal' Condiment From Royal's Hair

AP | SYLVIA HUI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

LONDON — The royal hair? Jam made from what its maker claims is one of Princess Diana's hairs is up for sale at an art exhibition in London. Th...

Muslims & Non-Muslims Hear about Terrorist Threat, Solutions at Harvard Club

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jim Luce

An accomplished and diverse group of people -- Muslim and non-Muslim -- who share a common concern about growing extremism and the threat it poses to ...

Fashion Cents

Charlotte Safavi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Charlotte Safavi

While it's decidedly glamorous to have a pencil-thin Parisian in a pencil skirt sell you an extortionately priced chemise once in a while, it's also a must to get the most bang for your fashion buck.

DK Matai | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
DK Matai

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