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  1. The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... - especially if they come like the proverbial bolt from the blue, as with the tsunami that hit Banda Aceh, Indonesia, two year's ago. This time, I'm angry because FEMA and other government agencies using tax dollars will rebuild these homes and the ...

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  2. The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?Read the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | American Reporter

    ... - especially if they come like the proverbial bolt from the blue, as with the tsunami that hit Banda Aceh, Indonesia, two year's ago. This time, I'm angry because FEMA and other government agencies using tax dollars will rebuild these homes and the ...

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  3. Dr. Know: The Really Big OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Willamette Week

    The recent New Yorker article made me wonder: When the cataclysmic earthquake hits, how far up the Columbia River will the tsunami go, assuming it's as big as predicted? In the weeks following the July 12 publication in The New Yorker of Kathryn Schulz's "The Really Big One," I got several letters asking this question. You'll be pleased to learn that the coming tsunami will not wipe Portland's godless ass off the map.

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  4. A new UN-backed plan sets up disaster resilience standards for hotels in Asia and PacificRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | United Nations

    An aerial view of the vast destruction of the Indonesian coast, between the towns of Banda Aceh and Meulaboh, caused by the 26 December 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami. UN Photo/Evan Schneider 29 July 2015 – A United Nations-backed plan to develop and pilot disaster risk management standards for the hotel industry in Asia and the Pacific, home to 80% of the world's disaster events, has been announced today.

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  5. SURAKARTA: Indonesian President Jokowi's family plans no - open house' during Idul FitriRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Asia News Network

    The family of President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo is not planning to hold an "open house" event at its private residence on Jl. Kutai Utara, Sumber, Banjarsari, Surakarta, during the Idul Fitri celebration, which falls on Friday, a family member has said.

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  6. From the archives 100 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | Cravenherald.co.uk

    A SKIPTON soldier writing home from the Front described being bivouacked in a forest. He said it was a novelty and described how soldiers had made little tents out of ground sheets.

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  7. The Jakarta Biennale 2015 to be held 15 November 2015-17 January 2016Read the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | Art Daily

    As one of periodical contemporary art activities in Indonesia, Jakarta Biennale is becoming a new way to perceive the diversity and artistic potentials of the city. The international contemporary art exhibition Jakarta Biennale is back with the title "Maju Kena, Mundur Kena: Acting in The Present".

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  8. The amazing story of a tsunami survivor who turned into a soccer starRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | The Washington Post

    More than a decade ago, Martunis, a young Indonesian boy, was lucky to be alive. Now, he's the subject of a really unlikely feel-good story.

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  9. Tsunami-Surviving Boy Signs Pro Soccer ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | ABC News

    Football player Cristiano Ronaldo, right, is reunited with Martunis, left, an Indonesian survivor of the deadly 2004 Aceh tsunami who the Real Madrid star met in 2005 during a mission to assist tsunami victims and gave his family financial assistance. An Indonesian teenager, who bravely survived a deadly tsunami as a young boy, is now fulfilling his dream of becoming a professional soccer player.

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  10. Tsunami survivor Martunis pictured with Portugal shirt signs with Sporting LisbonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | The Age

    An Indonesian tsunami survivor, found wearing a Portugal shirt nearly three weeks after his home was destroyed in the 2004 disaster, has joined Sporting Lisbon's academy, the club said on Thursday. Martunis, now 17, survived for nearly three weeks on dried noodles and puddle water before he was found, rescued and reunited with his father and grandfather.

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  11. Sporting Lisbon sign Indonesian tsunami survivorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Martunis, 17, was rescued from a beach after the 2004 Banda Aceh tsunami wearing Portugal's national football jersey, reported ESPN. Sporting Lisbon sign 17-year-old Indonesian Martunis, whose 2004 tsunami survival story touched many.

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  12. Young tsunami survivor signs for Sporting Lisbon - 11 years after inspiring Cristiano RonaldoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    Young Indonesian Martunis was dicing with death after losing his mother and two brothers and his story inspired the Portuguese legend Eleven years after surviving the Indian Ocean tsunami disaster, a young man has realised his dreams by signing for Sporting Lisbon. Martunis, now 17, has signed for the boyhood club of Cristiano Ronaldo - the footballer who was inspired by the youngster's story, in which he had to survive on puddle water for 21 days.

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  13. This boy lost his mum and siblings to the Boxing day tsunami - now he's joined Ronaldo's former teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Metro

    Sporting Lisbon have signed tsunami survivor Martunis to their youth academy a decade after the wave left him stranded in a swamp for 19 days and killed his mother and siblings. Martunis was seven years old when he was discovered alive but alone, nearly three weeks after a giant tsunami that killed about 230,000 people in 14 countries hit the northern Indonesian region of Banda Aceh.

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  14. The Tale Of Martunis: Sporting Lisbon's Latest Signing Has One Hell Of A Back StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Who Ate All The Pies

    On Wednesday afternoon, Sporting Lisbon swore a 17-year-old Indonesian lad by the name of Martunis into their academy. Nothing overly exciting about that, you may argue.

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  15. Miracle tsunami survivor Martunis, who was missing for 21 days...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... We will work with him also in his development as a human being and as a man.' Martunis grew up in Banda Aceh, Indonesia and attended English classes three times a week in addition to a soccer school in his home city in pursuit of his dream career. ...

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  16. The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?Read the original story

    Jun 30, 2015 | American Reporter

    ... - especially if they come like the proverbial bolt from the blue, as with the tsunami that hit Banda Aceh, Indonesia, two year's ago. This time, I'm angry because FEMA and other government agencies using tax dollars will rebuild these homes and the ...

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  17. 9 sentenced to flogging in Indonesia for selling food during RamadanRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Nine people in Banda Aceh, Indonesia were flogged after being caught for selling food during the holy month of Ramadan. Banda Aceh, the province of Aceh, is the only area in the nation where sharia, or Islamic law, is rigorously applied, and the people were punished for selling food along roadsides, during the daily fasting and prayer period, reported Asia news.

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  18. The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?Read the original story

    Jun 23, 2015 | American Reporter

    ... - especially if they come like the proverbial bolt from the blue, as with the tsunami that hit Banda Aceh, Indonesia, two year's ago. This time, I'm angry because FEMA and other government agencies using tax dollars will rebuild these homes and the ...

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  19. Need to streamline Zakat & Sadaqah administration in the worldRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2015 | Indian Muslim Statements

    Bringing about economic equality through circulation of wealth in the society is one of the fundamental objectives of Islam. The instrumentality prescribed to achieve this goal is popularly known as Zakat that is considered, like Namaz or Salah, as a prescribed mode of mandated worship.

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  20. The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?Read the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | American Reporter

    ... - especially if they come like the proverbial bolt from the blue, as with the tsunami that hit Banda Aceh, Indonesia, two year's ago. This time, I'm angry because FEMA and other government agencies using tax dollars will rebuild these homes and the ...

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