A youth steers a canoe while the volcano spews ash behind him. The Philippines is on alert for an ‘explosive eruption’ of the volcano south of Manila. Photo: AFP

Philippines’ Taal Volcano eruption triggers dozens of quakes and mass evacuation

  • ‘People are panicking … the volcano can explode again anytime,’ mayor warns, as at least 25,000 people evacuated
  • Manila’s airport remains closed, with over 500 flights cancelled and no space for incoming flights until stranded planes fly out
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A youth steers a canoe while the volcano spews ash behind him. The Philippines is on alert for an ‘explosive eruption’ of the volcano south of Manila. Photo: AFP
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