Features

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Nata Pratha, a centuries-old custom where women leave their families to live with new partners, is creating a generation of abandoned children

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Designers are cashing in on a growing interest among city dwellers in creating their own furniture

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British drama series “Downton Abbey” has inspired a new romanticised interest in old-school service in the country

People

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Sharing their responsibilities, migrants and activists are learning to co-exist peacefully in a hotel in central Athens

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Urban explorers are peeling back layers of history to forge a video archive of the city’s colonial-era environment

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The idea of becoming a daily caregiver seemed laughable, but caring for my infant son allows me to explore my nurturing side