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Kuala Lumpur Tower International Jump Malaysia 2011

Kuala Lumpur Tower International Jump Malaysia 2011

BASE (Building, Antenna, Span, Earth) jumpers all around the world were given another opportunity recently to come together and do the one thing that they love most – jumping off dizzying heights with only a parachute to delay their fall as gravity takes over. This prestigious event organised by the Kuala Lumpur Tower took place from the 28th September till 2nd October 2011.

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Sweden: Small Country, Big Ideas

Sweden: Small Country, Big Ideas

Sweden, a relatively small European country of around 9 million, has always been a hotbed of ideas that has changed the world in big ways. These ideas have become part of our global culture so much so that we do not even realise that they are actually Swedish in origin. But that is, after all, the fun of innovation. The Celsius thermometer, the zipper, and the safety belt are among the everyday objects introduced by Sweden that we now take for granted.
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Sweden Malaysia Nobel Gala Dinner: A Toast To A Visionary

Sweden Malaysia Nobel Gala Dinner: A Toast To A Visionary

Alfred Nobel was perhaps the greatest visionary who ever lived. He made his fortune through one of the most important inventions in the 19th century, dynamite. He dedicated his entire life to the pursuit of science, translating theoretical principles into various applications through a bit of creativity and ingenuity. Many of his inventions changed the world, some for the better, and according to some of his contemporaries, for the worse, due to Nobel being an arms manufacturer.
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KL Tower International Night Towerthon Challenge 2011

KL Tower International Night Towerthon Challenge 2011

The KL Tower International Night Towerthon Challenge is back! This annual event will once again see runners from all over the world racing up 2,058 steps to reach the top of the KL Tower. The race is open to all members of the public and staff of Telekom Malaysia and consists of nine different categories, that is the Men Open (18-39 years), Men Veteran Junior (40-49 years), Men Veteran Senior (50-59 years), Women Open (18-34 years), Women Veteran (35 years and above), Boy and Girl Junior (13-17 years), Telekom Malaysia Staff (Men and Women) (18 years and above), Media/Celebrity Category (Men and Women) (18 years and above) and Disabled Category (18 years and above). The race will start at the bottom where runners will have to run 800 metres uphill before climbing up the 2,058 steps to reach the top level at Mega View (TH3).

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A Whale of a Tale

A Whale of a Tale

Every great tale has a memorable protagonist, drama, and of course, a good ending. Many tales incorporate a twist in the plot in order to build up suspense and mislead the audience, bringing the tale to an ending that most of them would never have expected. Many storytellers throughout the ages have told many great tales, but once in a while, real life spins a tale that enthralls us all.
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Kota Kinabalu City Day Celebrations 2011

Kota Kinabalu City Day Celebrations 2011

Although Kota Kinabalu’s City Day has officially come and gone on 2nd February, the festivities that commemorate this memorable day stretch the entire month of February and spills over to March. City Day in Kota Kinabalu is not only a celebration for the city and its people, but also the surrounding districts and outlying areas as well. It is no wonder then that there is a large number of events organised around this momentous occasion.
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