Mount Ontake volcano erupts in Japan
Mount Ontake in Japan erupted on Saturday, sending a large plume of ash into the sky.
Local authorities have warned climbers to avoid the area.
Japan's meteorological agency raised the alert level to three on a scale of one to five.
It has warned that debris from the volcano could fall up to four kilometres (2.5 miles) away.
27 Sep 2014
- From the section Asia