Another 26 survivors remain in New Zealand and Australian hospitals, of which 20 are listed as 'critical' and fighting for their lives.
16 Dec 2019 10:14 AM
The volcano on White Island was 'highly volatile' and could erupt again within days preventing recovery teams retrieving bodies.
12 Dec 2019 1:01 PM
'I can confirm now that we will commence criminal probe into circumstances of death and injuries on White Island,' deputy commissioner said.
10 Dec 2019 3:20 PM
Police said some 50 people were visiting White Island when it exploded in the early afternoon -- hurling ash and rock high into the air.
10 Dec 2019 10:52 AM
Mount Asama last erupted in June 2015. There were no injuries in the small eruption.
08 Aug 2019 11:17 AM
The national disaster agency said the eruption lasted 4 minutes and 30 seconds and spread lava and incandescent rocks.
25 May 2019 1:39 PM
The state disaster agency warned people to stay at least four kilometres away but said there was no need to evacuate for the time being.
03 Oct 2018 1:33 PM
Guatemala has two other active volcanoes, Santiaguito in the west and Pacaya, just south of the capital.
04 Jun 2018 9:32 AM
An aviation red alert means a volcanic eruption is under way that could affect aviation by spewing ash into air routes.
16 May 2018 11:03 AM
Some of the more than 1,700 people who evacuated prepared for the possibility they may not return for quite some time.
07 May 2018 9:21 AM
Hawaii County said steam and lava poured out of a crack in Leilani Estates, which is near the town of Pahoa on the Big Island.
04 May 2018 11:34 AM
Nine civilians were injured by volcanic rocks, while seven people — six soldiers and one civilian skier — were hit by an avalanche.
23 Jan 2018 4:13 PM
An explosive eruption on Monday was the most powerful since the volcano started acting up more than a week ago.
23 Jan 2018 2:26 PM