Heat News

Record heat, fires worsened by climate change

Climate change is making the world warmer because of the build-up of heat-trapping gases from the burning of fossil fuels like coal and oil and other human activities.

Under the 40-degree plus sun, Delhi Zoo goes into summer protocol

It’s hot outside, but nowhere in the national capital can temperatures rise as high or as fast as in this 176-acre area.


IMD issues 'severe heat wave' warning for north, central India; Ahmedabad boils at 46.9 degrees

In its forecast, the IMD has issued "severe heat wave" warning for Gujarat, west and east Rajasthan, west and east Uttar Pradesh, Vidarbha, west and east Madhya Pradesh for the next three days.

Kerala: Mercury record high, 2 more die of heat

Mercury has been rising alarmingly in Kerala, with Malampuzha in Palakkad district recording 41.9 degree Celsius two days back. This was the highest temperature recorded in the state in recent years.

CRPF dogs unable to bear the heat

Most of the 350 dogs suffer from dehydration,skin ailments; force to buy canine ambulances

Now,flashlight powered by heat from your hand

'Hollow flashlight' harvests energy from heat of your hand


Monsoon advances across state,brings relief from heat

Having lashed Surat and the southern parts of Saurashtra six days in advance,the south-west monsoon advanced further on Monday,covering more areas of Saurashtra,South and Central Gujarat.

Was drunk in some Potter scenes: Radcliffe

It was a problem. People with problems like that are very adept at hiding it.

Hot weather in Delhi; harsher days ahead

The maximum settled at 40.6 degree Celsius from Saturday's 41.1.

Beyonce too hot for UK to handle

Beyonce's advertisement for her fragrance has been banned.

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Heat wave conditions prevailed in the capital with mercury crossing 46.7 degrees Celsius.

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Severe Heat Wave Warning For North, Central India

The MeT department has issued a “severe heat wave” warning for parts of north and central India, which are already reeling under the scorching sun, over the next three days. “Heat wave conditions continued to prevail at most places with severe heat wave at a few places over west Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Vidarbha and at […]