The marathon race at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics will start 30 minutes earlier.
Workers in Europe had to adapt to high temperatures in recent days. But the impact of heat stress on people and the global economy by the year 2030 will be severe, according to the UN. The world’s poorest will be worst affected.
Labor Minister Ith Samheng advised enterprise owners and/or employers nationwide to keep an eye on the weather. El Niño is expected to let temperatures soar – to 42 degrees Celsius in April and May.
As the stultifying summer heat sends Iraqis in search of cool spots, restaurateur Ali Hussein provides sanctuary – even though it means hooking up to an expensive generator.
A heat wave in Quebec has killed at least 19 people in the past week as high summer temperatures scorched eastern Canada.