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Updated on Nov 26, 2023 01:33 PM IST
Climate change caused by heat-trapping greenhouse gases from human activities is a long-term global threat, the report explained.
Published on Sep 06, 2023 09:39 PM IST
France Heatwave: Temperatures are expected to peak on Tuesday and Wednesday, with the most intense heat in the southern parts of the country.
Published on Aug 21, 2023 10:29 PM IST
US Heatwave: The heat wave causing misery this weekend is just the latest to punish the US this year.
Published on Aug 20, 2023 10:12 PM IST
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.
Published on Aug 17, 2023 09:39 PM IST
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
Updated on Aug 15, 2023 11:49 PM IST
, New DelhiZarafshan Shiraz
Heatwaves were experienced in multiple regions of the Northern Hemisphere, including southern Europe.
Published on Aug 08, 2023 01:05 PM IST
Wildfires have chased away tourists in hard-hit parts of Greece and Italy. Rhodes saw mass cancellations of flights and the trend is similar in Sicily
Published on Aug 05, 2023 03:01 PM IST
AP | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Rhodes, Greece
The scorching heat is estimated to have killed 23 people across the country, more than triple the record of seven during the same period last year.
Published on Aug 02, 2023 11:32 AM IST
Heat wave continues in the Southern US, while Northeast gets a taste of fall in degrees and severe storms
A firefighting plane crashed in Greece as wildfires continue to spread across the country.
Facekinis or full face masks are in high demand in China for sun protection as temperatures hit 35 degrees Celsius.
Scientists say we can use about 70% less air conditioning and achieve the same comfort level by increasing air flow with ordinary electric fans.
Published on Jul 22, 2023 06:24 PM IST
Bloomberg | | Posted by Parmita Uniyal
Sunday is likely to see the city labour under as much as 44 degrees Celsius with the central region of Thessalia enduring 45 degrees Celsius.
Published on Jul 22, 2023 12:18 AM IST
AFP | | Posted by Lingamgunta Nirmitha Rao
Doctors in the US southwest are warning of a surge in severe burn cases as a relentless heatwave continues to grip the region
Published on Jul 21, 2023 10:24 PM IST
Even as tour operators witness Indian travellers opting for cooler climes, those headed to destinations affected by heatwaves are being advised to take precautions
Updated on Jul 21, 2023 05:12 PM IST
Around 110 million Americans are affected by an oppressive heat wave that has blanketed a huge swath stretching from Southern California to Miami.
Updated on Jul 21, 2023 04:50 AM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Lingamgunta Nirmitha Rao
As health authorities issue warnings across North America, Europe, and Asia, the devastating impacts of global warming are becoming increasingly evident.
Tourists flock to China's Flaming Mountains to experience searing temperatures amid global heatwaves. Climate change talks between China and the US continue.
Published on Jul 19, 2023 02:35 PM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Akanksha Agnihotri, Beijing
Americans were facing extreme weather, from blazing heat from Texas to Southern California to smoke-choked air wafting into the Midwest from Canada's wildfires.
Updated on Jul 19, 2023 04:47 AM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Lingamgunta Nirmitha Rao
The previous record for high temperature days in a year was 26 days logged in 2000 after the setting up the southern observatory in 1951.
Published on Jul 18, 2023 08:42 PM IST
Several homes were burned in the area, according to footage from public broadcaster ERT.
Published on Jul 18, 2023 12:58 PM IST
Temperatures in Death Valley reached 128 degrees Fahrenheit on Sunday at the aptly named Furnace Creek, the National Weather Service said.
Published on Jul 17, 2023 07:20 AM IST
The government issued heatstroke alerts for 20 of the country's 47 prefectures, mainly in the east and southwest, affecting tens of millions of people.
Published on Jul 16, 2023 02:59 PM IST
Regions of France, Germany, Spain and Poland are also baking in searing temperatures.
Published on Jul 15, 2023 03:31 PM IST
AFP | | Posted by Nisha Anand
Heatwave grips 14 US states, breaking records in the West. Medical experts warn of dire consequences and urge the public to take heat warnings seriously.
In Croatia, 56 firefighters with 20 vehicles and three aircraft, struggled to contain a bushfire that was spreading rapidly due to strong southerly winds.
Published on Jul 14, 2023 09:03 AM IST
Soaring temperatures and unusual lack of rain is touching virtually all aspects of daily life in Spain. If you are travelling to the European country, know this
Published on Jul 13, 2023 03:19 PM IST
Bloomberg | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz
US Southwest is experiencing a punishing heatwave with temperatures soaring to triple digits. Officials warn of heat-related illnesses and urge precautions.
NBC meteorologist reminded about a U.N. report which warned that regions in southern part of USA would become “less suitable” for human habitation by 2070
Published on Jul 10, 2023 05:00 PM IST