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Monday 11 December 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Sumatra

Last year
Two dead after earthquake hits Indonesia's Sumatra island
20 people were injured in the quake.
All time
At least seven dead in landslides and floods in Indonesia
More than 2,000 people have been forced to leave their flooded homes.
Nine people killed after bridge collapses in Indonesia
Around 30 people were on the bridge when it collapsed.
Teenage boy marries 73-year-old woman in Indonesia
The couple threatened suicide if the wedding was stopped.
At least 97 dead and hundreds injured in Indonesian earthquake
The province was devastated by the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami.
Volcano erupts 30 times in one day
Around 20,000 people have been displaced as Mount Sinabung spews lava on Sumatra island.
Search for Sumatra plane crash site as 18 feared dead
The small plane sent a distress signal halfway into its 30-minute flight and is believed to have crashed.
Death roll rises after Indonesia's Day from Hell (gallery)
The combined death toll from the earthquake, tsunami and volcanic eruptions tops 150 and will keep rising.
Indonesian volcano blast blows ash 15 miles
Most powerful eruption since Mt Sinabung ended its 400-year long dormancy.
Indonesia volcano erupts again (PHOTOS)
Thousands more flee as volcano erupts for second time after 400-year break.
Thousands flee volcanic eruption in Indonesia
A volcano on the island of Sumatra erupted last night.