Health warnings and speed limits as Europe bakes in heatwave

2019-06-25 22:31

As Europe sizzled Tuesday at the start of a heatwave tipped to break records, drivers on Germany's famously speedy motorways were ordered to slow down and fans at the women's World Cup were showered in health warnings.

Keep things cool: How to drive in a heat wave

2018-11-16 07:55

As parts of South Africa battle with a heat wave, it is important for those who spend large portions of their day behind the wheel, to be vigilant. Here are a few tips to keep in mind.

Nothing hot about a heat rash

2017-11-22 09:52

Protect your skin from this condition that attacks when it is mainly hot

Indian city hits 51 degrees, setting new heat record

2016-05-20 11:44

A city in northern India has shattered the national heat record, registering a searing 51 degrees Celsius - the highest since records began.

How the heat can kill your dog

2016-01-22 14:11

Sizzling summer? We may be well-versed in preventing sunburn and dehydration, but how much do we know about keeping Fido and Vlossie safe in rising temperatures?

SA on heatstroke and heat exhaustion alert

2016-01-06 10:34

With heatwave conditions expected to continue across vast areas of South Africa during the coming week, emergency services have warned people to take precautions against the potential health dangers posed by the heat.


Residents encouraged to drink water and stay out of sun during heat wave

2018-12-13 11:45

Heat waves are deadly killers and have claimed thousands of lives all over the world.

Iraq declares 2-day public holiday due to heatwave

2016-07-19 22:58

The Iraqi government has announced a two-day mandatory official holiday beginning on Wednesday due to a heat wave.

Heat wave kills more than 160 in India

2016-04-20 12:47

Weeks of sweltering temperatures have caused more than 160 deaths in southern and eastern India.

Scorching heatwave melts water bottle

2016-01-21 12:37

Why you should never leave your children in the car.

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