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Volcano erupts on Italian island of Stromboli, kills one person

The person, believed to be a tourist, was killed by falling stones during a walk, a rescue service official said. A second person was injured.

Jul 04, 2019, 07:44 AM IST

Watch: Satte Pe Satta, 17th June, 2019

This segment of Satte Pe Satta brings to you top stories of the 17th June 2019. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 17, 2019, 14:42 PM IST

Watch: Satte Pe Satta, 4th June, 2019

This segment of Satte Pe Satta brings to you top stories of the 3rd June, 2019. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 04, 2019, 14:32 PM IST

Mysterious waves rippled around the world for 20 minutes, baffle scientists

No earthquake took place at the time in regions the seismic activity was recorded. So what's the cause behind it? Meteorite activity? Ancient underwater monster? A submarine volcano? Nuclear test? 

Nov 30, 2018, 10:36 AM IST

New supervalcano may be forming under three American states

It would take several million years for molten matter from the suspected volcano to reach the surface, say geologists.

Jun 27, 2018, 06:36 AM IST

Guatemala volcano: Heart-wrenching pictures emerge as 73 die, over 200 missing

A police officer stumbles while running away from a new pyroclastic flow spewed by the Fuego volcano in the community of San Miguel Los Lotes in Escuintla

Jun 06, 2018, 08:21 AM IST

Death toll in Guatemala volcanic eruption reaches 65, families continue to search for victims

The death toll from a volcanic eruption in Guatemala rose to 65 on Monday as family members desperately searched for the missing in makeshift morgues and on streets blanketed with ash. 

Jun 06, 2018, 07:27 AM IST

River of molten lava rolls into Hawaii town, swallows a Ford Mustang: Photos

Lava spewing in fountains up to 300 feet (90 meters) high from an erupting Hawaiian volcano has destroyed 35 homes and other buildings

May 08, 2018, 12:59 PM IST

Indonesian volcano spews sulphuric gas, people evacuated in East Java province

An Indonesian volcano belched thick clouds of sulphuric gas on Thursday.

Mar 22, 2018, 18:30 PM IST

Sounds of a real 'volcanic thunder' recorded for the first time – Listen

In the future, researchers could use thunder as a proxy for volcanic lightning, which is produced by charged particles in the ash clouds. 

Mar 16, 2018, 11:04 AM IST

Indonesia's Mt. Sinabung spews massive smoke-and-ash column

An Indonesian volcano erupted Monday, sending a massive column of ash and smoke some 5,000 metres (16,400 feet)into the air, leaving local villages coated in debris and officials scrambling to hand out face masks to residents.

Feb 20, 2018, 06:17 AM IST

Japan sitting on top of massive lava dome, supereruption may endanger over 11 crore people

The underwater dome has an immense volume of lava, more than the Yellowstone caldera and the Long Valley caldera, which have also been brewing with activity.

Feb 12, 2018, 16:11 PM IST

Volcano erupts at Japanese ski resort, one missing in avalanche

Rocks spat out by a volcanic eruption rained down on skiers at a mountain resort in central Japan, according to television reports, and one skier was missing following an avalanche that occurred shortly after the volcano exploded.

Jan 23, 2018, 09:15 AM IST

More Bali flights cancelled on forecast of volcanic ash

Airlines cancelled more flights departing the Indonesian holiday island of Bali on Saturday, citing forecasts of deteriorating flying conditions due to a risk of volcanic ash from the erupting Mount Agung volcano.

Dec 02, 2017, 14:15 PM IST

Indonesia: the world`s volcanic hotspot

Indonesia, where more than 40,000 people have been evacuated over fears of an imminent volcanic eruption at Mount Agung on Bali, is the world`s most volcanic area.

Nov 27, 2017, 12:50 PM IST

Bali volcano: 40,000 evacuated but more need to move, says official

A government spokesperson said some people may have to evacuated by force.

Nov 27, 2017, 10:48 AM IST

Bali airport closed due to volcanic ash eruption

The Ngurah Rai International Airport on the Indonesian island of Bali suspended operations on Monday due to an increased alert level of the Agung volcano on the island.

Nov 27, 2017, 09:50 AM IST

Bali raises volcano alert to highest level: officials

Huge plumes of smoke have been pouring out of the volcano since Tuesday 

Nov 27, 2017, 06:32 AM IST

Climate change could lead to volcano eruptions, says study

The study found that there was less volcanic activity in Iceland when glacier cover was more extensive and as the glaciers melted volcanic eruptions increased due to subsequent changes in surface pressure.

Nov 24, 2017, 11:47 AM IST