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Ash and steam spews into the air, a day after the eruption of Taal Volcano, in Agoncillo town in Batangas province, Philippines. Photograph: Rolex Dela Pena/EPA

Red-hot lava has gushed out of a volcano near the Philippine capital as tens of thousands of people fled the area through heavy ash and frightening tr(...)

A lightning strike over Taal Volcano during an eruption, in Talisay, Batangas, Philippines. Photograph: Francis R Malasig/EPA

A small volcano near the Philippine capital has erupted with a massive plume of ash and steam, prompting the evacuation of tens of thousands of people(...)

The Smokey Mountain slum area in Manilla, home to 10,000 people. Photograph: Peter Charlesworth/LightRocket via Getty Images

Al Gore brought me to Manila. It was 1am and I stood on a quiet street near Roxas Boulevard. A dog quivered nearby, his skin glistened with scabs and (...)