Food For Thought

Packed with as much history as flavour, the balti evolved out of Birmingham’s first-generation Pakistani community in the 1970s and became a post-pub hit with generations of university students and locals. But with just a handful of balti restaurants remaining, what’s the future of this celebrated curry?

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Is it OK to take photos of locals without their permission? How do local customs dictate what is and isn’t OK? How do I pluck up the courage to ask people if I can shoot their portrait? Professional travel photographer Nicola Bailey explains.

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