Lili's precursor tropical low caused significant flooding in several villages in Indonesia's Maluku province as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding also occurred in many locations throughout East Timor, causing damage to infrastructure and cutting off roads. Strong winds were experienced along the length of the cyclone's track, as well as on exposed coastal sections of far-northern Australia; namely the Top End and northern Kimberley, and nearby islands. No injuries or fatalities were reported in connection with the cyclone. (Full article...)
... that the Babirusa(pictured), an endangered pig-like animal native to Sulawesi and surrounding islands, has two pairs of tusks? The upper canines of the male babirusa are so curved and enlarged that they emerge through the flesh, by way of holes, to pass through the top of the snout.
Image 40Public caning in Aceh. The westernmost special province is one of the few regions within Indonesia that implement full Islamic sharia law, where public caning is frequently held. Caution is required for visitors regarding clothing, modesty issues, morality and consumption of alcohol, to avoid troubles with the local authority. (from Tourism in Indonesia)
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