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WATCH: Indonesian Mount Sinabung volcano erupts, spews ash and smoke

A video of the natural phenomenon that took place on the island of North Sumatra was also captured.

Feb 20, 2018, 16:16 PM IST

Indonesia's Mt. Sinabung spews massive smoke-and-ash column

An Indonesian volcano erupted Monday, sending a massive column of ash and smoke some 5,000 metres (16,400 feet)into the air, leaving local villages coated in debris and officials scrambling to hand out face masks to residents.

Feb 20, 2018, 06:17 AM IST

Indonesia's Mount Sinabung continues eruption

The volcanology agency has declared a 6 km dangerous zone from the crater in the southeast and east of the volcano and 7 km in the south.

May 26, 2016, 15:04 PM IST

Indonesia volcano at high alert level unleashes fresh burst

A volcano in western Indonesia that has been spewing clouds of searing gas high into the air let out a new powerful burst on Wednesday.

Jun 10, 2015, 13:19 PM IST

6,000 Indonesians evacuated over risk of volcanic eruption

Indonesian authorities evacuated around 6,000 people living on the slopes of Mount Sinabung on Sumatra island, after raising the alert over increased volcanic activity, National Agency for Disaster Management said on Wednesday.

Jun 03, 2015, 15:49 PM IST

Volcano erupts in Indonesia again

Mount Sinabung, one of the most active volcanoes in Indonesia, has erupted, spewing ash to the sky. No casualty was reported, official said here Sunday.

Jul 13, 2014, 16:27 PM IST

Volcano erupts in Indonesia

One of the most active volcanoes in Indonesia, Mount Sinabung, has erupted with a powerful burst of hot ash, a media report said on Monday.

Jun 30, 2014, 09:45 AM IST

Three Indonesia airports reopen after volcano eruption

Three airports in Indonesia reopened on Saturday while four others remained closed, officials said, after a volcanic eruption killed three people and forced mass evacuations.

Feb 15, 2014, 10:14 AM IST

16 killed in Indonesia volcano eruption

At least 16 people were killed and one severely burnt by the hot ash that erupted from Mount Sinabung volcano in North Sumatra in Indonesia, officials said Wednesday.

Feb 05, 2014, 15:31 PM IST

Indonesia volcano Mount Sinabung spews fury, death toll rises to 16

Mount Sinabung, which has been brewing since four months now, unleashed its fury on the local villagers on Saturday when it spewed oodles of hot lava, blistering hot gas, and rock about two miles away in a major eruption.

Feb 02, 2014, 12:29 PM IST

School children among 11 killed by Indonesia volcano eruption

Eleven people, including four schoolchildren, were killed on Saturday after they were engulfed by scorching ash clouds spat out by Indonesia`s Mount Sinabung in its biggest eruption in recent days, officials said.

Feb 01, 2014, 16:24 PM IST

19,000 Indonesians flee erupting Mount Sinabung

More than 19,000 people have been displaced by a volcano in Indonesia that has been erupting for months and shot lava into the air nine times overnight, an official said Tuesday.

Dec 31, 2013, 09:25 AM IST

Indonesian volcano Mount Sinabung erupts again

Mount Sinabung, one of Indonesia`s most active volcanoes in North Sumatra, erupted again o Friday dashing the hopes of 17,094 evacuees staying in shelters of returning home soon, officials said.

Dec 06, 2013, 20:39 PM IST

Indonesia issues Sumatra volcano warning, massive evacuation begins

Indonesia authorities on Monday raised alert to highest level for the Mount Sinabung volcano in North Sumatra as it continued to emit hot gas into the air.

Nov 25, 2013, 18:33 PM IST

Thousands flee homes in Indonesia as Mount Sinabung volcano erupts eight times

A volcano in western Indonesia has erupted eight times in just a few hours, "raining down rocks" over a large area and forcing thousands to flee their homes, officials said on Sunday.

Nov 24, 2013, 19:29 PM IST

Indonesia`s Mount Sinabung, Merapi volcanoes erupt

Two volcanoes erupted on Monday in Indonesia, prompting warnings for flights and evacuation preparations, official said.

Nov 18, 2013, 12:38 PM IST

Indonesian volcano spits powerful burst of ash

The explosion at Mount Sinabung, located in North Sumatra province, shot black ash 3 kilometers into the air, but there were no reports of injuries or damage, said National Mitigation Agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho.

Oct 24, 2013, 15:38 PM IST