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# white-island - Tuesday 24 December, 2019

New Zealand police call off search for two people missing after volcanic eruption

Authorities have recovered the bodies of 16 of the 18 people killed in the blast.

# white-island - Monday 23 December, 2019

Death toll from New Zealand volcano eruption increases to 19

Two of the victims’ bodies have not been recovered and authorities believe they were washed out to sea.

# white-island - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

New Zealand names two people still missing after volcano eruption

Harsh conditions today forced an abandonment of the search for a second straight day.

# white-island - Sunday 15 December, 2019

Explainer: What happened with the White island volcanic eruption?

The disaster was not entirely unexpected.

# white-island - Saturday 14 December, 2019

Divers search in polluted waters for bodies of two volcano victims

Six bodies were taken off the volcano in a recovery mission yesterday.

# white-island - Friday 13 December, 2019

New Zealand experts recover six bodies from toxic island after volcano eruption

Volcanic gases are still venting from the crater, and scientists have said another eruption is possible.

# white-island - Thursday 12 December, 2019

Bodies set to be recovered from New Zealand volcano site tomorrow despite risk of eruption

Continuing volcanic activity since Monday’s eruption has prevented rescue services going to the island.

# white-island - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

Death toll rises to 8 in New Zealand volcano disaster

Monitoring agency GeoNet said further eruptions on White Island were ‘likely’.

# white-island - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Irish woman included on list of survivors in New Zealand volcanic eruption

The Department of Foreign Affairs said it was aware of the case.

New Zealand police launch investigation into volcano tragedy

Questions have emerged over why tour groups were allowed into the volcano zone.

# white-island - Monday 9 December, 2019

'No signs of life': Five killed and eight people missing after New Zealand volcano erupts on island

A total of 31 people are still in hospital and another three have been discharged.

# white-island - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

Second New Zealand volcano 'burps' after eruption

The threatened eruption comes just days after a long-dorman mountain erupted.