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Little Shilpa: Goddess of small things
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Little Shilpa: Goddess of small things

Shilpa Chavan is a lot of things -- milliner, stylist, fashion designer, artist -- but at heart Mumbai's talented daughter is a crafty woman with a major case of nostalgia
ShanghaiPRIDE 2010: It's not just for gays
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ShanghaiPRIDE 2010: It's not just for gays

ShanghaiPRIDE 2010 will have no parades, no processions and no protests; instead it will be more Chinese, more diverse and three times as long as last year's, giving everyone a reason to go
Ambani's Antilia: World's first billion dollar house(warming) in Mumbai
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Ambani's Antilia: World's first billion dollar house(warming) in Mumbai

Please come see our new flat? What on earth could Mukesh Ambani have written on the invites when asking guests to preview the largest home in the world?
Somebody please poke me!
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Somebody please poke me!

A survey finds that Japanese have the fewest online friends on social networks
Interior design gurus of yoo head for Mumbai
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Interior design gurus of yoo head for Mumbai

Philippe Starck, Jade Jagger, Kelly Hoppen, Marcel Wanders, Anouska Hempel -- John Hitchcox's star designers want to get their hands on some Mumbai apartments
10 of the world's last great wilderness areas

10 of the world's last great wilderness areas

Because there's a limit to the satisfaction computers, cell phones and Aeron chairs can give you
A bar crawl through Mumbai's 6 most legendary drinking holes
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A bar crawl through Mumbai's 6 most legendary drinking holes

If you had to drink your way round Mumbai covering panoramic views, dive bars and haute hotels, these 6 landmark drinking dens would have to be on your list
Testing the extreme beauty treatment of threading
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Testing the extreme beauty treatment of threading

Threading is an ancient and painful Chinese hair-removal method. We test out three Hong Kong practitioners to find out how much it hurts and if it's worth it
Sand, sun, seclusion: 17 secret beaches

Sand, sun, seclusion: 17 secret beaches

We asked iReporters for photos of their favorite beaches and got back a year's worth of vacation envy
Leaving Hong Kong behind in Tai O
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Leaving Hong Kong behind in Tai O

Tai O, a crumbling fishing village on Lantau Island, is finding new life as a tourist destination
Japan’s calligraphy-inspired home interior and garden design
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Japan’s calligraphy-inspired home interior and garden design

Author Michiko Rico Nose has some simple suggestions for living a beautiful Japanese life
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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