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Tough Tech

The Auto Document Feeder feature and automatic alternating printing (auto duplex) makes copying documents with the latest PIXMA TR4570S Canon Printer easier and more efficient. If
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Padang

“Air Manis Beach is a beautiful place to visit. Here we can walk in the sea at low tide and visit the attractive Pisang Island. Air Manis Beach is a favourite spot for Europeans in Padang,” noted L. C. Westenenk, a senior official of the colonial government at Fort de Kock, a 19th century Dutch base in West Sumatra, when he visited Padang.
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RINI SUGIANTO: MAKING IT REAL

For the past 12 years, animator Rini Sugianto has brought to life everything from Hollywood superhero blockbusters to Steven Spielberg’s latest movie, and she’s proud to fly the flag for Indonesia in her industry.
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Snow Shapes

If you look closely, snowflakes may look like six-pointed stars. But do you know that they come in even more shapes? Here are some of them! (more…)

Moscow

When I decided to visit Russia in January, in the coldest part of winter, no one was more shocked than my Russian friends. “You do realise Russia is in the northern hemisphere?” one asked, convinced I’d got mixed up. “Change your ticket come in July.”
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Nias

Under a bright blue morning sky, the Garuda Indonesia plane from Jakarta, with its 96 passengers, lands smoothly at Kota Gunungsitoli’s Binaka Airport, Nias Island.
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Moscow

Moscow might be plunged into a deep freeze in winter, but Christmas lights, decorations and festivities bring sparkle and a warm atmosphere to the Russian capital.
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Christmas

Christmas is celebrated across the world in swathes of red, green and white. In this edition, we look at the origins of some of the icons of Christmas, or is that ‘Xmas’? (more…)