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Yoga: Indian practice turned global phenomenon

The Indian discipline of yoga, involving spiritual and physical practices, is followed in myriad forms today by millions of people worldwide, with an

Could couscous be next in line for UNESCO’s intangible cultural heritage list?

This North African culinary specialty — to which Algeria, Morocco and Tunisia all lay claim — could be set to join UNESCO’s list

Tibetan medicine lures patients seeking drug-free cures

by Abhaya Srivastava DHARAMSALA, India | AFP – Before dawn in the Indian Himalayas, scores of patients clutching small vials of urine queue

Global push to make Mediterranean diet sexy again

by CĂ©line CORNU MILAN, Italy | AFP | – It may be on the UNESCO heritage list, but global experts warn the Mediterranean