Pretty in pink: Balinese teenagers with painted bodies take part in the sacred Gerebeg ritual, Indonesia. The sacred Gerebeg ritual is staged every six month and mainly aims to driving all evil spirits out of the villages. (Made Nagi/EPA)
The death toll from an Indonesian volcano that has been rumbling for months rose to 16 on Sunday after rescuers found another charred corpse and a critically injured college student died in a hospital, officials said.
Mount Sinabung erupted again Saturday just a day after authorities allowed thousands of villagers who had been evacuated to return to its slopes, saying volcanic activity was decreasing. Read more
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