'My daughter must have been swept away'

Survivors of Guatemala's Fuego volcano eruption hold onto the slim hope of finding their loved ones alive.

Fuego volcano disaster: 'My daughter must have been swept away'

Natural disasters

Hawaii's Kilauea volcano: When, why and what's next

Latest eruption from Mount Kilauea forces at least 1,700 residents to evacuate their homes.


Man's leg shattered by lava spatter from Hawaii volcano

First serious injury as lava severs highway escape route after weeks of intensified volcanic eruptions on Kilauea.

Man's leg shattered by lava spatter from Hawaii volcano

United States

Hawaii: Explosive eruption on Mount Kilauea

Ash shoots 9,000 metres into the sky on Hawaii's Big Island following major Mount Kilauea volcanic eruption.

Hawaii: Kilauea eruption forces residents to seek shelter

United States

New crack in Hawaii volcano spews lava

The 18th lava eruption in Hawaii fuels fears of violent explosions more than a week after the Kilauea volcano erupted.

New crack in Hawaii volcano spews lava


Hawaii volcano: More lava destroys homes

Hawaii's Kilauea volcano destroys more homes as the lava flow intensifies.

US & Canada

Health fears as Hawaii's Kilauea volcano spews toxic gas

Residents worry that the high volumes of toxic sulphur dioxide being emitted from the eruption will negatively impact their health in the long run.

United States

Thousands evacuated after Hawaii's Kilauea volcano erupts

The new eruption from Mount Kilauea caused the emergency evacuation of at least 1,800 residents from the small rural community of Leilani Estates and surrounding areas.

United States

6.9-magnitude quake strikes Hawaii after volcano erupts

Strongest earthquake since 1975 hits Hawaii after massive eruption of Kilauea volcano on the US state's Big Island.

United States

Hawaii volcano eruption prompts evacuation order

Big Island's Kilauea, one of the world's most active volcanoes, has been erupting nearly continuously since 1983.


Philippines: Thousands flee as volcano readies to blow

Mt Mayon has erupted at least 50 times in the last 500 years and appears ready to blow again at any time.


Struggle to coax many to leave Bali volcano danger zone

Scientists and community leaders are warning those who live near the Mount Agung volcano in Bali not to underestimate the dangers of a potential eruption.


Maximum alert issued for Indonesia volcano's eruption

Fear of imminent eruption of Mount Agung forces authorities to close Bali's international airport temporarily.

Mount Agung eruption imminent on Bali island

Asia Pacific

Tens of thousands flee rumbling Bali volcano

Officials tell people to stay at least 9km away from Mount Agung, which has been rumbling since August.


Etna eruption sends rocks and lava flying, injures 10

Magma flowing into snow causes a violent explosion that sends stones and rocks flying into the sky above Sicily.

Mount Etna volcanic explosion injures 10 people