'Earth is running a fever that won't break thanks to climate change,' North Carolina state climatologist Kathie Dello said on the record hot months.
The schools for up to classes 8 will reopen from July 8 while for the higher classes will reopen from Monday as per the earlier schedule.
With temperatures in Europe and everywhere else soaring, demand for air con is booming. The extra power demand may cause a vicious circle on warming.
Meteorologists said hot winds from the Sahara Desert brought the scorching weather to Europe. Similar heat is expected in Belgium, Switzerland and Germany.
The government does not agree with a private weather agency's report on climate change that 11 out of 15 hottest places in the world are from India, the Lok Sabha was told on Friday.
Most water-ATMs in the city are non-operational, technical glitches in the functional ones force residents to wait for Metro Water supply
Conditions becoming favourable for the southwest monsoon to advance in other parts of TN in 3-4 days, says Met dept
Simple tips like keeping the body hydrated can go a long way in dealing with the summer that has been unrelenting so far, according to experts.
The temperature on the outskirts of Palam, which had shot up to 48 degrees Celsius earlier, came down to 37.8 degrees Celsius on Sunday.
The public have been adviced not to expose themselves to direct sunlight between 11.00 am and 4.00 pm to avoid sunstroke.
The new type of fruit has been cultivated by famous horticulturist Padma Shri Haji Kalimullah Khan who is known as India's 'Mango Man'.
While rain gods are not that benevolent this summer, beat the terrible heat with lassi.
The Forest department is contemplating a takeover of some water tanks around the Pallikarnai marshland to better sustain the water network.
Bodies of the five pilgrims, who died on June 10 due to heat exhaustion while travelling from Agra to Coimbatore, were brought to Coimbatore and cremated on Thursday.
The maximum temperature on Akash Kumar's wedding day is 47 degree Celsius.