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Monica Macovei, Former Romanian justice minister

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Dacian Ciolos, EU Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development

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Ending violence against women: The dangers of trial by Twitter

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Violent repression in Bahrain and Rio favelas that regret gang rule

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Michel Hazanavicius on life after 'The Artist'

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2014-11-15 sailing

The return of the sailboat

Traditional sailing boats are making something of a comeback with a new breed of merchant ships returning to wind power in an effort to promote environmentally sustainable trade...

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2014-11-08 tourism

France gives traditional sightseeing a facelift

Traditional guided tours are being revolutionised in France with a growing number of alternative sightseeing outings on offer.

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2014-11-01 Paris

A taste of mystery

Tucked-away spots to go for a drink or have a bite to eat are becoming something of a trend. Some restaurants are known only to a lucky few.

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2014-10-25 museums

Enhanced olfactory experiences

Arts in general and literature in particular have always inspired perfumers. Fragrances can tell a story, tell someone's story.

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2014-10-18 architecture

New garden concepts

Design and architecture are venturing ever further into the world of plants, a living element with numerous properties.

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