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Watch - Volcano like eruption from Bokaro coal mine due to excessive rain

Amid rainfall in Jharkhand, a strange volcano like eruption has been noticed in a coal mine in Bokaro.

Jul 26, 2017, 12:58 PM IST

Cotopaxi volcano threatens more than 300,000 Ecuadorans

Nearly 325,000 people could be affected by an eruption of Cotopaxi, the volcano looming beyond the Ecuadoran capital of Quito, officials said Monday.

Aug 18, 2015, 01:53 AM IST

Japan volcano eruption toll mounts to 36

The recovery of five more bodies Monday brought to 36 the number of those feared dead in the Mount Otake's volcanic eruption, which occurred Sep 27.

Sep 29, 2014, 19:02 PM IST

Dazzling volcano eruption seen from space

Crew aboard the International Space Station (ISS) got a rare image of the Sarychev volcano as it erupted June 12, 2009.

Feb 02, 2014, 17:28 PM IST

Schoolchildren among 14 killed by Indonesia volcano eruption

Fourteen people, including four schoolchildren, were killed on Saturday after they were engulfed in scorching ash clouds spat out by Indonesia`s Mount Sinabung in its biggest eruption in recent days, officials said.

Feb 01, 2014, 22:23 PM IST

Five interesting facts about Volcanoes

It is believed that more than 80% of the earth’s surface is volcanic in origin.

Nov 18, 2013, 21:35 PM IST

Spectacular eruption at Indonesian volcano

An Indonesian volcano saw its biggest eruption in weeks on Sunday, sending huge clouds of ash 3,500 metres into the sky, an official said.

Jul 17, 2011, 11:50 AM IST

Eruption at Chile volcano beginning to weaken

Scientists warned that ash likely would keep spewing out for at least several more days.

Jun 09, 2011, 09:50 AM IST

`Iceland`s Grimsvoetn volcano eruption over`

The eruption of Grimsvoetn volcano is considered over as there has not been activity there for days.

May 30, 2011, 20:54 PM IST

Death toll from Indonesian volcano nears 100

Blistering gas from Indonesia`s most volatile volcano spewed farther than expected.

Nov 05, 2010, 13:52 PM IST

Iceland volcano ash plume sparks health fears

The World Health Organization (WHO) has issued a health warning to Europeans due to the eruption of Iceland`s Eyjafjallajokull volcano, which has created an enormous ash plume.

Apr 19, 2010, 13:28 PM IST

Volcano fallout felt from Manchester to Shanghai

From the Manchester soccer derby to the Chinese Formula One Grand Prix in Shanghai, sport felt the fallout from the cloud of volcanic ash hanging over northern and central Europe on Saturday.

Apr 17, 2010, 21:26 PM IST

Volcano fallout felt from Manchester to Shanghai

From the Manchester soccer derby to the Chinese Formula One Grand Prix in Shanghai, sport felt the fallout from the cloud of volcanic ash hanging over northern and central Europe on Saturday.

Apr 17, 2010, 21:26 PM IST

Evacuations in Iceland due to flood risk

Eight hundred people have been evacuated in Iceland because of a flood from a glacier that melted after the country`s second volcano eruption in less than a month, police said.

Apr 16, 2010, 09:34 AM IST

Researchers can now study how an ecosystem develops

Alaska`s Kasatochi volcano eruption has provided a rare research opportunity to see how an ecosystem develops from the very first species to colonize the island.

Aug 07, 2009, 15:48 PM IST