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January 24, 2018 3:14 PM Mount Mayon update: Why the eruption in the Philippines could be especially dangerous

MOUNT Mayon has erupted in a spectacular way, sending a huge column of ash into the sky and lava flowing down the sides of the volcano. But why could this eruption be especially dangerous? The volcano in the Philippines began erupting by spewing ash, rocks and mud earlier this month. On Tuesday, there were five episodes of intense sporadic lava fountaining 32

January 17, 2018 2:24 PM Mayon volcano MAP: Where are the danger zones around the erupting volcano?

THE Mayon volcano eruption has forced the evacuation of more than 30,000 people as villages and communities have fled for their lives from oncoming lava flows and ash clouds. Here are the latest danger zones around the erupting Mount Mayon. The 8,077 foot-tall volcano , the most active one in the Philippines, erupted twice over the weekend - with volcanic 22

January 16, 2018 12:01 AM Thousands are evacuated and tsunami warning is issued after volcanic eruptions on Papua New Guinea

Thousands of people put at risk by a volcanic eruption in Papua New Guinea have been evacuated by the authorities. Eruptions on Kadovar Island in the East Sepik region of the South Pacific island led to Prime Minister Peter O'Neill orchestrating the evacuation. It is feared further eruptions might occur in the nation's north, the government said on Monday 11

January 16, 2018 12:00 AM Bali volcano update LIVE: Mount Agung and Mount Sinabung erupt to life

Mount Agung and Mount Sinabung have erupted this week and sent thick plumes of smoke and volcanic ash into the air. Here is the latest news and updates as the two Indonesian volcanoes erupt. Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, of the National Agency for Disaster Management (BNPB), tweeted this picture of Mount Agung and Mount Batar, on Tuesday morning 7.30am local 16

December 18, 2017 3:27 PM Stromboli ERUPTS: Volcano in Italy in HUGE eruption sending lava shooting into sky

SPECTACULAR footage has captured the continued flow of lava shooting into the sea as a Italian holiday resort is rocked by powerful eruptions from the Stromboli volcano. A vent was also captured as it shot out spurts of lava, which could then be seen flowing out of the crater and down the “stream of fire”, the part of Stromboli’s northern slope scarred 12

December 7, 2017 5:44 PM Lebanon's Hezbollah calls mass protest over Jerusalem

The head of Lebanon's powerful Hezbollah movement on Thursday called for a mass demonstration in protest at US President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. "I call on everyone to take part in a mass popular demonstration to protest and denounce this American aggression and this unjust... decision," Hassan Nasrallah said in a televised 3

December 3, 2017 9:29 PM Bali volcano: Photos show haunting Mount Agung temples covered in thick volcanic dust

MOUNT Agung’s eruption in Bali has covered the region’s famous temples in a thick layer of volcanic dust. The Bali volcano is nearing a full eruption with thousands of people forced to evacuate their homes around the mountain. Haunting photos show a thick layer of soot and dust on the walls and statues at Pura Pasar Agung, which is in the so-called ‘red zone’ 15

December 1, 2017 8:23 AM Bali volcano: Tourists pose for bikini and handstand selfies in front of erupting Mt Agung

LOCALS living in the shadow of Bali’s volcano are fearing for their lives as tourists pose for selfies in bikinis and do handstands in front of the erupting Mount Agung. The eruption has forced more than 43,000 people to flee their homes with another 60,000 people ordered to evacuate immediately. The international airport on the island was closed for almost 40

November 30, 2017 5:50 PM Bali volcano map: Where is Mount Agung? Exclusion zone MAPPED

THIS Bali volcano map shows the danger zone which many villagers are refusing to leave as Mount Agung continues to erupt. Just over 48,600 of the estimated 100,000 people living within an up to 10km radius danger zone have fled from the erupting volcano. But tens of thousands of people are believed to be at risk in the exclusion zone amid warnings that a larger 14

November 29, 2017 1:11 AM The Latest: Bali airport reopens after volcanic ash closure

The airport on the Indonesian resort island of Bali has reopened after an erupting volcano forced its closure. A foreign tourist uses her mobile phone to take pictures of a flight information board showing cancelled flights at Ngurah Rai International Airport in Bali, Indonesia, Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017. Mount Agung, a volcano with a deadly history continued 3