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Music

“I can no longer tolerate the ‘Reformation’ Symphony, and of all my compositions it is the one I would most like to see burnt. It will never be published.” Such were Mendelssohn’s sentiments and prediction regarding his D Minor Symphony Opus 107, expressed in his letter of 1838 to Julius Rietz, his successor as Municipal Music Director in Düsseldorf. Renowned musicologist and Mendelssohn...

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Health & Beauty

On Tuesday, 17 October 2017, the Consulate General of India in Bali together with the Balinese and Indian Friendship Association (BIFA) hosted Ayurveda Day to celebrate the traditional medical system and lifestyle in ancient India. Indian Ayurveda practitioners Dr. Abhisek Joshi and Dr. Aparna participated in the seminar to give an insight on why this ancient medical system is still of importan...

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Fashion

Wearing the right watch can complete and add perfection to your personalized style. American brand Calvin Klein recently released a new edition of “Chic” watches. Their look is simple but they have a refined and distinctive design. They are water resistant to three bar, thus making them an elegant and fitting companion for outdoor activities.  As a symphony of lights and materials, Calvi...

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Music

“I can no longer tolerate the ‘Reformation’ Symphony, and of all my compositions it is the one I would most like to see burnt. It will never be published.” Such were Mendelssohn’s sentiments and prediction regarding his D Minor Symphony Opus 107, expressed in his letter of 1838 to Julius Rietz, his successor as Municipal Music Director in Düsseldorf. Renowned musicologist and Mendelssohn...

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Giz & Tech

German automobile manufacturer Mercedes-Benz currently holds an exhibition to display 32 cars of its latest line-up of luxury and sports model at the STAR EXPO 2017, which takes place at Ciputra Artpreneur in South Jakarta. Until 29 October, visitors can see the company’s new generation of compact cars, sedans, SUVs and dream cars. At the AMG Corner, the visitors have the opportunity to ...

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Film

The popular film festival Europe on Screen 2017 returns to Indonesia this May! Film buffs will have the chance to enjoy high quality European movies from 5 to 14 May in six cities across Indonesia, namely Jakarta, Bandung, Denpasar, Medan, Surabaya and Yogyakarta. Already in its 17th edition this year, the festival will be screening 74 films from highly acclaimed European filmmakers from...

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Art & Culture

La Dolce Vita, 8 1/2 , La Strada and Juliet of the Spirits – these are only a few of the films that have sprung from the mastermind of Federico Fellini, film director and screenwriter extraordinaire. Some of his sketches and designs are now part of an exhibition currently showing at Istituto Italiano di Cultura in Menteng, Central Jakarta. The exhibition, which runs through 17 November, ...

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