More than 640 people succumbed to the sweltering heat brought about by the unrelenting hot weather in Karachi and most parts of Sindh in 2015. Since then the term 'heat-wave' has become no less than nightmare for the citizens. Once…
CALIFORNIA: Children are more likely to become overweight or obese during summer vacation than during the school year, a U.S. study suggests. The national study of more than 18,000 school children found that from the autumn start of…
RIO DE JANEIRO: Thousands of fans and athletes will open the 2016 Rio Paralympics at a gala ceremony on Wednesday where organisers hope to draw a line under a chaotic build-up.
BOSTON: Sasha Obama, the younger daughter of US President Barrack Obama, has secured a summer job at a window takeout at a sea-food restaurant in Massachusetts.
LONDON: British teachers should be vigilant ahead of the long summer holidays for warning signs that parents might take their children abroad to marry them off or undergo female genital mutilation (FGM), experts warned on Monday.
LONDON: At one point in the year, almost 80 percent of teens in a UK study had insufficient vitamin D that should come from sun exposure, and one quarter had insufficient levels even at the peak of summer, according to a new study.
KARACHI: The Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) has issued advisory for citizens, urging them to avoid unnecessary going out between April 22 and 24 (Friday to Sunday) owing to expected rise in temperature up to 40 degree centigrade.
KARACHI: Users of social media website Twitter took to the micro-blogging website to react on the humid weather conditions in Karachi.