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What's on? 10 top TV and streaming tips for Monday

RTE 30 May 2022
They are all battling for a place in the epic final, to win the potentially life-changing £250,000 prize money, plus ... In ever growing grey of cities one man is feeding thousands of parakeets, while in Sumatra, a female orangutan and her daughter face life in a forest under threat.
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Indonesian court sentences teacher to death for raping 13 students

New York Post 04 Apr 2022
Earthquake rattles Indonesia’s Sumatra island, killing at least 2 people. Influencer fighting for her life after horrific jet ski accident in Bali ... After he was sentenced to life in jail by a court in the city of Bandung in February, prosecutors who had called for the death penalty filed an appeal.
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Raid on Indonesian politician brings spotlight to ‘modern slavery’

Arab News 01 Feb 2022
18, officials probing Terbit Rencana Perangin-Angin, the head of Langkat district in North Sumatra province, found men locked up in barred cells at his residential compound ... "We found there was indeed a rehabilitation process where physical violence and loss of life have been recorded," commissioner M.
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Why protecting humans, means protecting animals too

Open Access Government 14 Dec 2021
Philip Lymbery, Global CEO of Compassion in World Farming International, explains why protecting humans, means protecting animals too, beginning with comment on how all life is connected. Deep in Sumatra’s lush island rainforests roam some of the most majestic creatures I’ve ever laid eyes upon ... All life is connected. A discovery in Sumatra.
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Afghan refugee sets himself on fire at Medan protest

The Jakarta Post 01 Dec 2021
... (UNHCR) in North Sumatra. The man, who has been identified as 22-year-old Ahmadsyah, attempted to take his own life by dousing himself in gasoline and lighting it.
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Baby elephant loses half its trunk to Indonesia poacher trap

Midland Daily News 15 Nov 2021
BANDA ACEH, Indonesia (AP) — A baby elephant in Indonesia's Sumatra island has had half of her trunk amputated after being caught in what authorities said Monday was a trap set by poachers who prey on the endangered species ... He said that wildlife officials on Monday had to amputate half of the trunk in a life-saving operation.
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Baby elephant loses half its trunk after getting caught in poacher trap

Penn Live 15 Nov 2021
BANDA ACEH, Indonesia (AP) — A baby elephant in Indonesia’s Sumatra island has had half of her trunk amputated after being caught in what authorities said Monday was a trap set by poachers who prey on the endangered species ... He said that wildlife officials on Monday had to amputate half of the trunk in a life-saving operation.
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Manchester's Jack Dalton is the Kid Conservationist

Union Leader 26 Sep 2021
Supporting his son in his work “keeps my life exciting,” Tim Dalton said ... His wish for Jack “is that he is happy with whatever choices he makes in life,” he said ... For every copy purchased or donated, funds go to the Orangutan Alliance to plant trees in the rainforests of Borneo and Sumatra where orangutans live.
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What's on? 10 top TV and streaming tips for Wednesday

RTE 18 Aug 2021
Christy's Life on the Road, 9.35pm, RTÉ One ... Looking to shake things up, two best friends embark on a life-changing adventure abroad as exchange students ... In ever growing grey of cities one man is feeding thousands of parakeets, while in Sumatra, a female orangutan and her daughter face life in a forest under threat.
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Dove Plans to Restore 20,000 Hectares of Forest in North Sumatra

Treehugger 04 Jun 2021
It will improve the quality of life of 16,000 residents of the South Tapanuli and Mandailing Natal districts in North Sumatra, and, as explained in a press release, strives to "promote the sustainable management of natural resources in ways that improve the livelihoods of the local communities.".
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Doctor among 4 arrested in Indonesia for stealing prisoners' Covid-19 vaccines to sell on black market

Russia Today 25 May 2021
“One of the suspects brought the vaccines to Jakarta where we also uncovered some locations providing the service,” North Sumatra police spokesman Hadi Wahyudi told AFP on Tuesday. The suspects face life in prison under Indonesia’s anti-corruption laws.
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Purple haze: Incredible moment sky changes colour as lightning bolt strikes above erupting Mount Sinabung ...

The Daily Mail 08 Mar 2021
Mount Sinabung in Karo, North Sumatra, erupted last week, spewing hot ash 16,400ft into the sky and depositing the volcanic debris in nearby villages ... Vulcanologists have recorded 13 separate blasts as Mount Sinabung leapt to life last week, belching debris up to 16,400 feet (5,000 metres) above Sumatra.
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Indonesian volcano belches huge ash column

Dawn 03 Mar 2021
Mount Sinabung spews hot ash some 5,000 metres high into the sky in Indonesia’s North Sumatra region on Tuesday.—AFP ... Vulcanologists recorded 13 separate blasts as Mount Sinabung leapt to life, belching debris up to 5,000 metres above Sumatra. There was no immediate danger to life ...
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Photos: Indonesia's erupting Sinabung volcano belches column of ash

Gulf News 02 Mar 2021
People watch as Mount Sinabung spews volcanic material during an eruption in Karo, North Sumatra, Indonesia ... Vulcanologists recorded 13 separate blasts as Mount Sinabung leapt to life, belching debris up to 5,000 metres (16,400 feet) above Sumatra ... A farmer tends to a farm as Mount Sinabung spews ash into the sky, as seen from Karo, North Sumatra.

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