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Life and death choices for Indonesia tsunami victims

Udin Ahok was forced to make a choice that no one would ever want to make: save his wife or his mother and baby.

A volcano in Vietnam spouts red, and it’s a pretty sight

Getting to the Chu Dang Ya Volcano can be physically straining, but a red carpet welcome awaits.

Ash from erupting volcano shuts airport in Indonesia's Bali

48 flights had been cancelled affecting 8,334 passengers, including 38 international flights.
June 29, 2018 | 09:39 am GMT+7

12,000 flee as lava oozes from Philippine volcano

Mayon, a near-perfect cone that draws thousands of tourists, is also considered the Philippines' most active volcano.
January 15, 2018 | 03:12 pm GMT+7

Indonesia shrinks danger zone around grumbling Bali volcano

The 3,000-meter Mount Agung remains on alert for a major eruption.
January 04, 2018 | 04:01 pm GMT+7

China suspends flights from Bali to China due to volcanic ash: report

Airlines avoid flying through volcanic ash as it can damage aircraft engines, clogging fuel and cooling systems, hampering pilot visibility and even causing engine failure.
December 05, 2017 | 11:22 am GMT+7

Bali volcano burns wedding dreams, threatens economy

Millions visit the Hindu-dominated tropical hotspot annually, many intent to tie their knot there, but the volcano ruin the plans. 
December 01, 2017 | 03:43 pm GMT+7

Indonesia re-opening Bali airport shut by volcanic ash

The eagerly awaited decision opens up a window of hope for some of more than 120,000 stranded tourists.
November 29, 2017 | 03:18 pm GMT+7

Airlines scramble to minimize losses as Bali volcano costs grow

Analysts say affected airlines to incur combined $5 mln in lost revenue per day, as closure comes ahead of peak season, bookings could collapse. 
November 28, 2017 | 04:46 pm GMT+7

Indonesia extends Bali airport closure due to Agung eruption

Disaster agency warns of 'imminent' risk of major eruption as thousands stranded at Bali airports. 
November 28, 2017 | 09:33 am GMT+7

Bali raises volcano alert to highest level: officials

Mount Agung last erupted in 1963, killing about 1,600 people and it started to rumble again last Tuesday.
November 27, 2017 | 09:04 am GMT+7

Small eruption at Bali volcano triggers Singapore travel advisory

Eruptions could result in ash clouds that could 'severely disrupt air travel.'
November 22, 2017 | 02:25 pm GMT+7

What are the different type of volcanoes?

A volcano is an opening in the earth's surface where molten rock can escape.
October 23, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Bali's rumbling volcano spurs more evacuations and travel warnings

Fears that a volcano could erupt imminently in Bali has prompted several countries to issue travel warnings, while Indonesian authorities race to evacuate tens of thousands of people living in the danger zone. 
September 27, 2017 | 04:52 pm GMT+7

Food aid, face masks dispatched to Bali as 57,000 flee volcano

'The chance that an eruption will happen is quite big. But it cannot be predicted when it will happen.'
September 26, 2017 | 01:50 pm GMT+7
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