Indonesia volcano toll rises as search for missing continues | Volcanoes News

Indonesia volcano toll rises as search for missing continues | Volcanoes News

Officials say at least 13 people killed and 98 injured after Mount Semeru’s sudden eruption.The death toll following the eruption of Indonesia’s Semeru volcano has risen to 13, officials said, as rescuers searched villages blanketed in molten ash for survivors. In a statement on Sunday, a spokesman for Indonesia’s disaster mitigation agency (BNPB) said two … Read more

On The Money — Powell pivots as inflation rises

On The Money — Powell pivots as inflation rises

Happy Tuesday and welcome to On The Money, your nightly guide to everything affecting your bills, bank account and bottom line. Subscribe here: thehill.com/newsletter-signup.Today’s Big Deal: Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell says the central bank may pull back on stimulus quicker than they expected. We’ll also look at how the omicron variant of the coronavirus … Read more

‘Our Money Has No Value’: Frustration Rises in Turkey at Lira Crisis

‘Our Money Has No Value’: Frustration Rises in Turkey at Lira Crisis

ISTANBUL — Lines outside bread stores and gas stations; farmers defaulting on loans; impromptu street demonstrations. The signs of economic distress in Turkey are all too clear as the lira continues a dizzying slide.Sporadic protests have broken out around Turkey and the opposition parties have called for a series of rallies to demand a change … Read more

Death toll in Russian mine tragedy rises to more than 50

Death toll in Russian mine tragedy rises to more than 50

The regional Investigative Committee said three people, including the director of the Listvyazhnaya mine and his deputy, had been arrested on suspicion of violating industrial safety rules.It said miners had suffocated when a ventilation shaft became filled with gas. State television said prosecutors believed there had been a methane explosion.The dead comprised 11 miners already … Read more