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Heatwaves worsen air quality and pollution: World Meteorological Organisation

Climate change caused by heat-trapping greenhouse gases from human activities is a long-term global threat, the report explained.

Pedestrians walk in the midday sun past the Palace of Westminster in central London.(AFP)
Published on Sep 06, 2023 09:39 PM IST

France' 'red alert' in late summer: What is a 'heat dome'

France Heatwave: Temperatures are expected to peak on Tuesday and Wednesday, with the most intense heat in the southern parts of the country.

France Heatwave: People protect themselves from the sun under umbrellas in Colmar, eastern France.(AFP)
Published on Aug 21, 2023 10:29 PM IST

Stop travelling: Emergency orders as sweltering heat brings misery to central US

US Heatwave: The heat wave causing misery this weekend is just the latest to punish the US this year.

US Heatwave: People sit in the shade of a tree to protect themselves from the sun during a heatwave.(AFP)
Published on Aug 20, 2023 10:12 PM IST
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No schools in afternoon, painting rooftops white: Delhi's 1st heat action plan

The education department will have to ensure that "schools do not function during peak hours (12 noon to 4 pm)" when a heatwave is declared.

Delhi is one of the hottest cities in India and ranks among the most susceptible to heat waves due to its large population and a significant concentration of lower-income groups.(Rahul Raut/HT file photo)
Published on Aug 17, 2023 09:39 PM IST

Heat-proof your heart: Exercise tips to prevent cardiovascular events from heat

Be cautious during hot seasons and engage in mild physical activities. Here are tips on how to heat-proof your heart against heat-related cardiovascular events

Heat-proof your heart: Exercise tips to shield against heat-related cardiovascular events (Photo by Unsplash on Unsplash)
Updated on Aug 15, 2023 11:49 PM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, New Delhi
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