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Kalasha: Happiest people in Pakistan?

Kalasha: Happiest people in Pakistan?

Sexually liberated women, colorful clothes and lots of festivals -- happiness comes easy to this animist tribe living in Chitral
Hotel death: India's holy resting place

Hotel death: India's holy resting place

It's a place of celebration, where dying guests are promised freedom for their souls. And where one man, whose father is No. 14,544 in the ledger, finds himself torn between two worlds
Rubina Ali: 'I lost the dress I wore to the Oscars'

Rubina Ali: 'I lost the dress I wore to the Oscars'

The "Slumdog Millionaire" child actress looks to the future after a fire razed her Mumbai home
Le Mill: A good look inside Mumbai's new store

Le Mill: A good look inside Mumbai's new store

Four like-minded women open Mumbai's most anticipated retail space for flowers, furnishing and fashion
The Mumbai skateboard

The Mumbai skateboard

12 Mahim woodcarvers whittle ornamental skateboards under the eye of a young German curator
Mumbai's monsoon made artsy

Mumbai's monsoon made artsy

Artist Ananta Mandal paints Mumbai's lifeline -- urban transportation -- in monsoon watercolors for an upcoming exhibition
JJ Valaya comes out as a photographer

JJ Valaya comes out as a photographer

Fashion designer JJ Valaya's first book is a paen to Delhi, in which he dresses and photographs contemporary characters in royal costume
Homes, livelihoods and an Oscar destroyed by Mumbai's Garib Nagar blaze

Homes, livelihoods and an Oscar destroyed by Mumbai's Garib Nagar blaze

Relief pours in after "Slumdog Millionaire" actress Rubina Ali and 2,000 neighbors lost their all
Pixel: Tata's new pocket-sized concept car

Pixel: Tata's new pocket-sized concept car

Tata Nano's newborn cousin is three meters long, gives 29 kilometers per liter, has four full-sized seats and can turn around in as much space as your office cubicle. And it's too cute to boot
Hunting for vintage cameras in Jaipur

Hunting for vintage cameras in Jaipur

In Jaipur's old quarters, photojournalist Divya Dugar scores an 1880 Carl Zeiss box camera and meets the last remaining practitioners of instant street photography
Taj calendar 2011 tries to be too fashionable

Taj calendar 2011 tries to be too fashionable

A dozen leading Indian fashion designers are given 12 Taj hotel resorts and palaces in 12 cities. The result -- some exquisite dresses, but no travel headrush
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Destination Berlin

The tiny town of Goerlitz has become a star in movies like Wes Anderson's latest production, while Potsdam and Leipzig ooze charm and history