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Eruption closes Bali airport again, causing more travel chaos

Flights resume after several hours on Sunday after ash cloud shifts

Mount Raung, a 3,300-metre volcano, continued to erupt on Sunday, spewing ash up to 1,000 metres into the air. Australia's Volcanic Ash Advisory Centre had said winds were expected to blow the ash cloud away from the Bali airport overnight or on Monday.

Denpasar, Indonesia

THE airport on the Indonesian resort island of Bali reopened on Sunday after an erupting volcano forced its closure for the second time in just a few days and caused fresh travel misery for stranded holidaymakers.

Mount Raung on Indonesia's main island of Java...