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# sumatra - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

At least seven dead in landslides and floods in Indonesia

More than 2,000 people have been forced to leave their flooded homes.

# sumatra - Monday 20 January, 2020

Nine people killed after bridge collapses in Indonesia

Around 30 people were on the bridge when it collapsed.

# sumatra - Saturday 8 July, 2017

Teenage boy marries 73-year-old woman in Indonesia

The couple threatened suicide if the wedding was stopped.

# sumatra - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

At least 97 dead and hundreds injured in Indonesian earthquake

The province was devastated by the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami.

# sumatra - Sunday 5 January, 2014

Volcano erupts 30 times in one day

Around 20,000 people have been displaced as Mount Sinabung spews lava on Sumatra island.

# sumatra - Thursday 29 September, 2011

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.

# sumatra - Wednesday 27 October, 2010

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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.

# sumatra - Tuesday 7 September, 2010

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Indonesian volcano blast blows ash 15 miles

Most powerful eruption since Mt Sinabung ended its 400-year long dormancy.

# sumatra - Monday 30 August, 2010

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Indonesia volcano erupts again (PHOTOS)

Thousands more flee as volcano erupts for second time after 400-year break.

# sumatra - Sunday 29 August, 2010

Thousands flee volcanic eruption in Indonesia

A volcano on the island of Sumatra erupted last night.