Food

American fast food chains set up shop in Iraq

In a sign of things to come, Pizza Hut has announced the opening of its first restaurant in Iraq, where appetites for Western-style fast food are growing. After pulling out with US troops in 2011, Pizza Hut has returned to the country, this time within reach of ordinary Iraqi citizens. The former restaurant was located on US... Read More

A vendor waits for customers next to heaps of green chillies at a vegetable wholesale market along a roadside in the old quarters of Delhi yesterday. – Reuters pic, April 16, 2014.

A vendor waits for customers next to heaps of green chillies at a vegetable wholesale market along a roadside in the old quarters of Delhi yesterday. – Reuters pic, April 16, 2014.

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