Chile volcano ash grounds Australia, NZ flights

This was the first time in about two decades that an ash cloud was expected to cross the continent.

Chile volcano ash grounds flights in Argentina

Stiff winds blew ash from a Chilean volcano Tuesday in a widening arc across Argentina to the capital, grounding most air travel to and from the country.

Icelandic volcano ash heads to Scotland, flights cancelled

Britain`s Met Office has predicted the plume of ash would soon cover parts of the UK.

Iceland volcano ash threatens Europe

Ash from Grimsvoetn volcano could reach the airspace over mainland Europe later in the week.

Europe on alert for Icelandic volcano ash cloud

Experts see little chance of repeat of last year`s 6-day closure of airspace.

Indonesian artist sells volcano ash as souvenirs

The artist is selling souvenirs of ash to raise money for volcano victims.

Whoops of joy as some flights resume over Europe

Applause, cheers and whoops of joy rang out from Asia to New York to Paris on Tuesday as airplanes gradually took to the skies after five days of being grounded by the drifting volcanic ash that has crippled European air travel.

Health warning over falling ash from Iceland volcano

Scottish health authorities warned people Thursday to beware of possible health problems from ash falling to the ground over N. Britain following a volcano eruption in Iceland.

Health warning over falling ash from Iceland volcano

Scottish health authorities warned people Thursday to beware of possible health problems from ash falling to the ground over N. Britain following a volcano eruption in Iceland.