Volcan

Tonga volcano erupts eight times in two days: Pacific nation's geological service

Seismic activity is fairly common around Tonga, a small archipelago nation with about 100,000 people spread across 171 islands.

published on : 20th September 2022

Volcan to own Vedanta’s semiconductor business 

Bahamas-based firm is owned by Anil Agarwal’s family trust

published on : 16th September 2022

Volcano erupts in eastern Philippines

The blast from Bulusan volcano in the rural Sorsogon province lasted about 17 minutes, sending a grey plume shooting up at least one kilometre (0.6 miles).

published on : 5th June 2022

Lava flows as Indonesia's Mount Merapi continues to erupt

Dozens of light eruptions continued during the day on March 10 with a river of lava and searing gas clouds flowing 2.5 kilometers (1.5 miles) down its slopes.

published on : 11th March 2022

Indonesia's Merapi volcano unleashes lava, hundreds evacuate

Mount Merapi is the most active of more than 120 active volcanoes in Indonesia and has repeatedly erupted with lava and gas clouds recently.

published on : 10th March 2022

NASA Juno spots volcano on Jupiter moon Io

Juno has logged nearly 235 million kilometers since entering Jupiter's orbit on July 4, 2016.

published on : 15th July 2018

Bali paradise turns to tourist nightmare as Mount Agung rumbles

Cancelled flights, missed connections and expiring visas have turned Bali into a nightmare for thousands of tourists scrambling to leave as volcano erupts. 

published on : 28th November 2017

Indonesian authorities extend Bali airport closure over volcanic ash

Indonesian authorities on Tuesday extended the closure of the international airport on the resort island of Bali for a second day over fears of a volcanic eruption.

published on : 28th November 2017

Mount Agung volcano in Bali: What travellers need to know

The Mount Agung volcano on Bali has erupted for the first time in more than half a century, forcing closure of the Indonesian tourist island's busy airport as the mountain gushes huge columns of ash.

published on : 27th November 2017

Indonesia: The world's volcanic hotspot

More than 40,000 people have been evacuated over fears of an imminent volcanic eruption at Mount Agung on Bali, is the world's most volcanic area.

published on : 27th November 2017

Thousands flee as Bali raises volcano alert to highest level

A rumbling volcano on the resort island of Bali could erupt at any moment, authorities warned as they raised alert levels to maximum.

published on : 27th November 2017

Bali raises volcano alert to highest level

Huge plumes of smoke have been pouring out of the volcano since Tuesday and official said it was belching thick grey smoke.

published on : 27th November 2017

Dozens of flights delayed as Bali volcano spews smoke

A volcano on the Indonesian tourist island of Bali sent plumes of grey smoke and steam thousands of metres into the air for the third day in a week.

published on : 26th November 2017

Thousands flee over Bali volcano eruption fears

Mount Agung belched smoke as high as 700 metres (2,300 feet) above its summit late yesterday afternoon, sparking an exodus from the settlements near the mountain.

published on : 22nd November 2017

A list of Indonesia's most deadly volcanic eruptions over the past 200 years

Indonesia, where nearly 50,000 people have been evacuated over fears of an imminent volcanic eruption at Mount Agung on Bali, is the world's most volcanic region with 129 active volcanoes.

published on : 25th September 2017

Nearly 50000 evacuate amid fears of Bali volcanic eruption

Mount Agung, 75 kilometres (47 miles) from the tourist hub of Kuta, has been shaking since August and threatening to erupt for the first time in more than 50 years.

published on : 25th September 2017