Eruption fears halt plans to get bodies off New Zealand volcano

WHAKATANE, NEW ZEALAND (AFP) – Fears of another eruption at the New Zealand volcano believed to have killed 15 people made it too dangerous for emergency teams to recover bodies, police said yesterday, as doctors fought to save survivors who suffered horrific burns. The official death toll after Monday’s explosion on White Island stands at six, with police listing another nine as missing, up from the previous figure of eight.  More details in Thursday’s Borneo Bulletin