A damning new UN report published Sunday said the world is falling badly behind in the race to avert climate disaster as a result of runaway warming, with the five-year period ending 2019 set to be the hottest ever.
KARACHI: Weather remained hot and dry in most parts of the country. However, rain-thundershower occurred at isolated places in Malakand, Hazara, Peshawar division and Kashmir. The heat wave will continue in Karachi through Wednesday. Continental air is prevailing over most parts of the country. According to Pakistan Meteorological Department, the highest maximum temperature recorded on Sunday is as follows: Mithi 45°C, Sibbi 44 °C, Karachi 44°C, Moenjodaro 43 °C, Mirpurkhas 43 °C, Shaheed Benazirabad 43 °C, Badin…
HAMMAM AL-ALIL, IRAQ: Some Iraqis in this town get massages in a spa or take muddy baths and relax in the morning sun on the banks of the Tigris. Others beg for food or rise at dawn to queue for water. Hammam al-Alil, a town south of Mosul once famous throughout Iraq for its healing hot waters, is back in business after a U.S.-backed offensive retook the area from Islamic State militants and authorities reopened its spa. This oasis of leisure now coexists, however, with camps housing more than 30,000 of the people…
KARACHI: Pakistan will experience mainly hot and dry weather in most parts of the country, and is likely to remain in the hot spell in upcoming days, weather department says. According to the Pakistan Meteorological Department, continental air is prevailing in most parts of the country. Karachi also witnessed a high temperature of 35 degrees centigrade on Saturday (today). The mercury is expected to rise further and reach 38 degrees Celsius in the next few days. Hot and dry weather is also expected in Multan,…
LONDON: There is no conclusive evidence that drinking coffee causes cancer, the World Health Organization's cancer agency will say in a reverse of its previous warning, but it will also say all "very hot" drinks are probably carcinogenic.
MIAMI: Last month was the hottest April in modern history, marking the 12th consecutive month that global heat records have been shattered, the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said.
ISLAMABAD: Weather will remain dry and hot in most parts of the country during next 24 hours, ARY News reported on Monday.