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Indonesia’s Mount Sinabung in North Sumatra province, on Monday, erupted, gushing a 7,500-metre high cloud of ash and smoke into the air, officials said.

Indonesia’s Mount Sinabung erupts for third time in a week

Indonesia’s Mount Sinabung in North Sumatra province, on Monday, erupted, gushing a 7,500-metre high cloud of ash and smoke into the air, officials said.
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At least 53,000 people had fled at-risk areas near an erupting volcano in the Philippines on Wednesday, as authorities stressed that the danger may not be over.

Over 53,000 locals displaced by erupting Philippine volcano

At least 53,000 people had fled at-risk areas near an erupting volcano in the Philippines on Wednesday, as authorities stressed that the danger may not be over.
All victims of the White Island volcanic eruption have now been identified, New Zealand police said today, as they formally named two Australians and an American among the deceased.

Last of New Zealand volcano victims identified

All victims of the White Island volcanic eruption have now been identified, New Zealand police said today, as they formally named two Australians and an American among the deceased.
At least five people were killed, up to 20 injured and several were reported missing after a volcano suddenly erupted off the coast of New Zealand’s North Island on Monday, spewing a plume of ash thousands of feet into the air.

Volcano eruption in New Zealand kills 5, several missing

At least five people were killed, up to 20 injured and several were reported missing after a volcano suddenly erupted off the coast of New Zealand’s North Island on Monday, spewing a plume of ash thousands of feet into the air.

Strong undersea earthquake hits Philippines triggering small tsunami

A 6.9-magnitude earthquake struck off the Philippine island of Mindanao on Saturday triggering a tsunami warning, with small waves expected to hit southern parts of the country and neighbouring Indonesia.
Smoke rises over the city of Catania during an eruption of Mount Etna on Monday. Getty Images

Earthquake hits area near Sicily’s Mount Etna

A 4.8-magnitude earthquake hit the area around Europe’s most active volcano Mount Etna early Wednesday, injuring several people, damaging old buildings and forcing the partial closure of a highway, Italian civil protection authorities said.
An Indonesian soldier (C) stands amonst debris in Carita, Banten province on December 24, 2018, two days after a tsunami – caused by activity at a volcano known as the “child” of Krakatoa – hit the west coast of Indonesia’s Java island. – The death toll from the volcano-triggered tsunami in Indonesia has risen to 281, with more than 1,000 people injured, the national disaster agency said on December 24, as the desperate search for survivors ramped up. (Photo by ADEK BERRY / AFP)

Hunt for survivors as Indonesian tsunami death toll tops 280

Indonesian rescuers raced to find survivors Monday after a volcano-triggered tsunami killed at least 281 people, with experts warning the devastated region could be slammed by more deadly waves.
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Death toll from Indonesia tsunami rises to 222

A volcano-triggered tsunami has left at least 222 people dead and hundreds more injured after slamming without warning into beaches around Indonesia’s Sunda Strait, officials said Sunday, voicing fears that the toll would rise further.
Cars were rolled over after the tsunami hit Sunda Strait, in Anyer, Banten [EPA-EFE-BNPB]

Indonesia tsunami kills scores, hundreds injured

At least 62 people have been killed and hundreds injured after a volcano-triggered tsunami hit both sides of Indonesia's Sunda Strait on Saturday, sending a wall of water crashing some 20 metres inland and sweeping away hundreds of homes and hotels, officials and witnesses have said.
A general view shows the Fuego volcano erupting as seen from Alotenango, a municipality in Sacatepequez Department, 65 kilometres southwest of Guatemala City [Johan Ordonez-AFP]

About 4,000 evacuated as volcano erupts in Guatemala

Memories are still painfully fresh of the volcano’s eruption in June, which swept away villages and left nearly 200 people dead and 235 missing.
Indonesia's Mount Soputan volcano spews lava and ash during an eruption as seen from Silian 3 village in Minahasa Tenggara, Indonesia's Sulawesi island, January 5, 2016 in this photo taken by Antara Foto. REUTERS-Adwit B Pramono-Antara Foto

Indonesia’s Mount Soputan erupts on tsunami-hit island

Indonesia's Mount Soputan volcano on the quake-and tsunami-hit island of Sulawesi erupted Wednesday, spewing volcanic ash 4,000 metres into the air.
Indonesian soldiers and rescue teams gather to prepare to evacuate tourists from Mount Rinjani after the earthquake. AP

500 hikers missing after deadly Indonesian earthquake

Indonesia mounted a rescue operation Monday to reach more than 500 hikers and guides stranded by landslides on an active volcano on Lombok, a day after a powerful earthquake struck the holiday island.
This handout photograph obtained July 16, 2018, courtesy of the US Geological Survey (USGS), shows laze plumes rising where lava pours into the sea on the south margin of the fissure 8 flow of the K?lauea volcano, July 15, 2018 in Hawaii. A projectile from the Kilauea volcano in Hawaii struck a boat July 6, 2018 carrying people watching lava from the two- month-old eruption, injuring 23, the fire department said. Thirteen of them required hospitalization and the rest were treated at a harbor when the boat engaged in a "lava tour" returned to the Big Island, also known as Hawaii. The eruption has destroyed hundreds of homes since it began May 3, 2018. Kilauea is one of the world's most active volcanos and one of five on the island. / AFP PHOTO / US Geological Survey / HO /

‘Lava bomb’ from Hawaii volcano injures 23 on boat

A projectile from the Kilauea volcano in Hawaii struck a boat carrying people watching lava from the two-month-old eruption, injuring 23, the fire department said.

Minister Fashola promises to repair collapsed Mowo bridge in 72 hours

The Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Raji Fashola, says the collapsed bridge on Mokwa-Jebba road will be back in use within 72 hours.

Officials: Guatemala volcano toll reaches 109

The death toll from the eruption of Guatemala’s Fuego volcano has reached 109, officials said Thursday.

Hundreds of homes destroyed by volcano lava in Hawaii

Hundreds of oceanfront homes have been destroyed by lava flow from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano, officials said Tuesday.

Volcano: Nigeria condoles with Guatemala

Nigeria has condoled with the Government and People of the Republic of Guatemala over the Fuego volcano tragedy in the country.

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