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Infographic: July 2019 was hottest month...

Infographic: July 2019 was hottest month...

World

Sat, Aug 17 2019

July was the hottest month measured on Earth since records began in 1880, the latest in a long line of...

Statistics: Dutch deaths surged by 400...

Statistics: Dutch deaths surged by 400...

Europe

Sat, Aug 10 2019

In total 2,964 people died in the week from July 22 to 27, the Dutch Central Statistics Bureau said

Paris braces for record heat as Europe...

Paris braces for record heat as Europe...

Europe

Mon, Jul 22 2019

Temperatures were already set to top 30°C on Monday in Paris, but the mercury could soar beyond 40°C...

Infographic: Europe braced for 'dangerous'...

Infographic: Europe braced for 'dangerous'...

Europe

Sun, Jun 30 2019

An intense heatwave is affecting large swathes of Europe, with temperatures soaring above 40°C in...

Change in temperature unlikely

Change in temperature unlikely

Nation

Tue, Jun 25 2019

A mild heat wave is sweeping over Khulna division and other regions

Severe heat kills 49 in Bihar

Severe heat kills 49 in Bihar

South Asia

Sun, Jun 16 2019

Most of the victims were aged above 50 and were rushed to hospitals in semi-conscious state with symptoms...

India heatwave deaths rise to 36, poorest...

India heatwave deaths rise to 36, poorest...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 12 2019

India's capital Delhi recorded its highest-ever temperature of 48°C on Tuesday, while Churu in...

E-shoppers beat traffic, heat

E-shoppers beat traffic, heat

Dhaka

Sat, Jun 1 2019

Tanjila Rahman Mounita bought most of the Eid gifts for her friends and family from online stores. E-stores...

Heat wave may continue till Sunday

Heat wave may continue till Sunday

Nation

Sat, May 11 2019

After that, parts of the country might experience rain

Heatwave prompts public slumber party...

Heatwave prompts public slumber party...

D2

Thu, Aug 9 2018

A Shanghai street accommodated over 100 locals to “cool down” from a temperature of 35 degrees...

Forest fires, barbecue bans: Heatwave...

Forest fires, barbecue bans: Heatwave...

Europe

Sat, Jul 28 2018

Swathes of France have been sweltering under a heatwave, with temperatures as high as 37°C in Paris...

Heatwaves from the Arctic to Japan:...

Heatwaves from the Arctic to Japan:...

World

Fri, Jul 27 2018

Intense heatwaves like the one which fuelled Greece's deadly wildfires are set to become increasingly...

UK heatwave will hit food supplies,...

UK heatwave will hit food supplies,...

Europe

Wed, Jul 25 2018

About 40% of the food Britain consumes is imported, the vast majority of it from or via the EU

Heatwave kills 14 in Japan

Heatwave kills 14 in Japan

Asia Pacific

Tue, Jul 17 2018

Temperatures of 35°C or above – known in Japanese as “intensely hot days” - were...

Man gets leg stuck in molten road

Man gets leg stuck in molten road

D2

Sat, Jul 7 2018

The ongoing heatwave in the UK is responsible for his woes

Pakistan heatwave kills 65 people in...

Pakistan heatwave kills 65 people in...

South Asia

Tue, May 22 2018

In 2015, the Edhi morgue ran out of freezer space after about 650 bodies were brought in the space of...

Temperature in Bangladesh to rise to...

Temperature in Bangladesh to rise to...

Climate Change

Thu, Aug 3 2017

Under rising humidity levels, the heat will become even more deadly

Heatwave scorches Europe, from London...

Heatwave scorches Europe, from London...

Europe

Wed, Jun 21 2017

A study released Monday warned that deadly heatwaves will become more and more common around the world...

Trials of the three-wheeler

Trials of the three-wheeler

Weekend Tribune

Tue, Jun 6 2017

Rickshaw wallahs

Skip the Roohafza

Skip the Roohafza

Weekend Tribune

Tue, Jun 6 2017

Five summer drinks to try out this Ramadan

Heatwave continues to take its

Heatwave continues to take its

Nation

Tue, May 23 2017

Physicians are recommending that all, especially the elderly and children, stay in cool places until...