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#Borneo

# borneo - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Endangered pygmy elephant shot dead in Malaysia 'out of revenge for destroying crops'
# Borneo
# Borneo

Endangered pygmy elephant shot dead in Malaysia 'out of revenge for destroying crops'

Jul 26th 2018, 11:07 AM 11,421 Views 23 Comments

At least 18 pygmy elephants have been killed in the region since April.

# borneo - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

A rare albino orangutan has been rescued in Borneo and the public are being asked to name her
# Rare Species
# Rare Species

A rare albino orangutan has been rescued in Borneo and the public are being asked to name her

May 10th 2017, 10:53 AM 16,490 Views 66 Comments

Rescuers have said they hope she could become an “ambassador” for the threatened species.

# borneo - Friday 9 December, 2016

Man found alive two weeks after helicopter crash in remote jungle
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Man found alive two weeks after helicopter crash in remote jungle

Dec 9th 2016, 10:42 AM 13,348 Views 4 Comments

Yohanes Syahputra hadn’t eaten in days and had wounds on his hands, waist and legs when he was found.

# borneo - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Baby orangutan found in urine soaked box now attending 'pre-school'
# Swing When You're Winning
# Swing When You're Winning

Baby orangutan found in urine soaked box now attending 'pre-school'

Dec 29th 2015, 12:04 PM 14,601 Views 21 Comments

Gito the orangutan looked “almost mummified in his cardboard coffin” when he was found.

# borneo - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

Top policeman to be caned and jailed for raping a 13-year-old girl
# Malayisa
# Malayisa

Top policeman to be caned and jailed for raping a 13-year-old girl

Dec 23rd 2015, 10:57 AM 16,728 Views 29 Comments

The former anti-vice officer was sentenced to 100 years in jail and 15 strokes of the cane.

# borneo - Sunday 28 September, 2014

Can you make it through this video of a giant leech sucking down a huge worm?
# Sucker
From The Daily Edge
# Sucker

Can you make it through this video of a giant leech sucking down a huge worm?

Sep 28th 2014, 3:45 PM 3,647 Views 4 Comments

Captivating and horrifying at the same time.

# borneo - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

13 endangered Borneo elephants found dead in one month
# Endangered
# Endangered

13 endangered Borneo elephants found dead in one month

Jan 30th 2013, 1:05 PM 6,675 Views 16 Comments

Police are investigating suspicions that the elephants were poisoned.

# borneo - Sunday 1 April, 2012

Cruise ship heads for Malaysian port after being stranded for 24 hours
# Cruise Ship
# Cruise Ship

Cruise ship heads for Malaysian port after being stranded for 24 hours

Apr 1st 2012, 11:40 AM 3,777 Views 4 Comments

The Azamara Quest, carrying over 1,000 people on board, was adrift in waters off the southern Philippines for a full day after flames engulfed one of its engine rooms on Friday night

# borneo - Thursday 8 December, 2011

Pygmy elephant gores Australian tourist to death
# Gored
# Gored

Pygmy elephant gores Australian tourist to death

Dec 8th 2011, 9:31 AM 2,765 Views 6 Comments

Australian vet Jenna O’Grady Donley died from injuries she sustained in the attack while on holidays in Malaysia.