Volcanologists say they are observing stronger than ordinary activity as Mount Etna erupts.
Thousands of houses on the outskirts of the Indonesian capital Jakarta have been covered with up to 2.5m of water, sparking mass evacuations.
The Pacaya volcano in Guatemala is sending ash more than three kilometres into the air, with ashfall detected up to 25 kilometres away.
Seven people have died after a small Nigerian air force passenger plane crashed near an airport in the country's capital city.
NZ Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern will lead tributes at a memorial service to mark a decade since the 2011 Canterbury earthquake which killed 185.
Almost 140 neighbourhoods among Jakarta's population of 10 million residents have been impacted by floods triggered by heavy overnight rain.
The peak body for the State’s volunteer firefighting brigades has urged the Government to commit to an independent review of the horrific Wooroloo bushfire.
Streams of lava have flowed from Mount Etna following a new eruption of the volcano on the southern Italian island of Sicily.
Mount Etna has erupted, producing a column of smoke and ash rising more than a kilometre into the air.
A week after a Himalayan glacier collapsed and caused flooding in India, the death toll has risen to 50.
Ten years after an earthquake caused a tsunami and the Fukishima nuclear disaster, a 7.3 magnitude 'after-shock' has hit Japan.
YURI KAGEYAMA and MARI YAMAGUCHI
Witnesses say a strong earthquake has been felt in Tajikistan, northern India and Pakistan.
Australia and New Zealand have cancelled tsunami warnings as the threat receded from a 7.7 magnitude earthquake that struck east of New Caledonia.
A tsunami warning for Lord Howe Island off the NSW east coast following a magnitude 7.6 earthquake in the Pacific Ocean has been cancelled.
Around 35 Indian workers remain trapped in a tunnel after the dam they were working on was swept away by a wall of water from a collapsed glacier.
Saurabh Sharma and Neha Arora
The ‘traumatic’ Carnarvon-Gascoyne floods have caused about $8.5m worth of damage, Premier Mark McGowan says, promising disaster relief is on its way to the stricken region.
An expert in criminal psychology has shone a light on the inner workings of an arsonist — saying the Wooroloo blaze would have had the same effect on a firebug as a “gambler walking into a casino”.
At least 28 people are dead after an illegal garment factory in the Moroccan city of Tangier was inundated by flood waters.
Tarik El Barakah
As raging floodwaters tore away parts of North West Coastal Highway, a mother and daughter were forced to wait 24 hours in their car surrounded by the rising murky orange deluge before rescue arrived.
Lisa Favazzo & Sarah Steger
Authorities have revealed why they’re keeping a wary eye on Wooroloo’s scorched fire ground and offered an update on the investigation into the Yallingup blaze.
After a once-in-a-decade flood last week, you’d be forgiven for thinking Carnarvon had seen enough water.
South West and Peel volunteer firefighters stepped forward to help bushfire-ravaged communities in the Perth Hills, while farmers have also come to the aid of those who have lost everything.
Carnarvon and surrounding areas remain under water with the Bureau of Meteorology saying the floods were among the worst recorded in 50 years.
Brianna Dugan and Daryna Zadvirna
A Himalayan glacier has broken and crashed into an Indian dam, with up to 150 people feared dead as floods forces villagers downstream to evacuate.
Devjyot Ghoshal and Saurabh Sharma
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