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Weather: Heat & Heat Wave

Canada: Hundreds Believed Dead In Heatwave Despite Efforts To Help

Jul 02, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

In Canada, British Columbia's chief coroner, Lisa Lapointe, said her office received reports of at least 486 'sudden and unexpected deaths' between Friday and Wednesday afternoon.

Heat Wave: Delhi Reports Maximum Temperature Of 43.5 Degrees Celsius, Highest This Year

Jun 30, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

A ‘severe’ heat wave is declared if departure from normal temperature is more than 6.5 degrees Celsius, according to the IMD.


Intense Heatwave Scorches Northwest US

The heatwave has forced schools and businesses to close in the area

Australia Declares State of Emergency, Orders Evacuation of Residents, Tourists From Bushfire Zones

Jan 02, 2020 PTI

Catastrophic blazes ripped through Australia's south-east on New Year's eve, killing at least eight people and stranding holidaymakers.


Odisha Could Emerge As Hottest Indian State By 2100, Experts Warn

Experts attribute the rise in Bhubaneswar’s temperature to large-scale construction activities leading to a significant loss of green cover.

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25 June, 2019

Wanted Better And Safe Life For Our Daughter, Says Gurupreet Kaur's Mother Who Died Near US-Mexico Border

Outlook Web Bureau

Gurupreet Kaur, who was a month shy of turning 7, was found dead by the US Border Patrol officials, 27 kilometres west of Lukeville, Arizona, after her mother left her with other Indian migrants she was travelling with to go in search of water.


21 June, 2019

Heatwave Death Toll In Bihar Rises To 101, Section 144 Imposed In Parts Of State

Outlook Web Bureau

Prohibitory orders have been imposed in the wake of extreme weather conditions under Section 144 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC) in Gaya, Begusarai, Darbhanga, Gopalganj, Madhubani and Sitamarhi districts.


18 June, 2019

Death Of A Six-Year-Old Migrant Indian Girl Reflects 'Tragic Culmination' Of A 'Broken' Immigration System: Advocacy Group

Outlook Web Bureau

Gurupreet Kaur, who was a month shy of turning 7, was found by the US Border Patrol officials 27 kilometres west of Lukeville, Arizona on Wednesday, when temperature reached a high of 42 degrees Celsius.


15 June, 2019

Indian Migrant Girl Dies Of Heat Stroke In Arizona Desert After Mother Goes In Search Of Water

Outlook Web Bureau

Gurupreet Kaur, who was a month shy of turning 7, was found by the US Border Patrol officials 27 kilometres west of Lukeville, Arizona on Wednesday, when temperature reached a high of 42 Celsius.


11 June, 2019

Maharashtra Woman Enters Well In Search Of Water, Dies After Falling 40 Feet

Outlook Web Bureau

Vimal Rathod had entered the half-dry well. While trying to descend further, she slipped and fell 40 feet on the rocky surface and died on the spot.


11 June, 2019

Four Passengers On Board Kerala Express Die Due To Extreme Heat

Outlook Web Bureau

The passengers travelling on the Kerala Express train on Monday evening complained of uneasiness and by the time the train reached Jhansi, they had expired.


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10 June, 2019

At 48 Degrees, Delhi Temperature Soars To Record High

Outlook Web Bureau

Hot dry winds- loo - swept Delhi, compounding the woes of people who had to venture out for work in the soaring temperature.


08 June, 2019

As India Battles Heatwave, WhatsApp Groups, Social Media Flooded With Memes, Jokes

Outlook Web Bureau

Here are some of the memes and jokes that Outlook has collated for you.


03 June, 2019

Severe Heatwave To Continue In Northern India Till Wednesday

Outlook Web Bureau

Severe heat wave conditions were likely to prevail over Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh over the next 24 hours. Any decrease in intensity was likely only thereafter.


01 May, 2019

Agra Sizzles At 45 Degrees Celsius, Schools Directed To Shut Early

Outlook Web Bureau

The historical monuments in the city, including the Taj Mahal, have a deserted look with the number of footfalls falling sharply due to the searing heat.


28 April, 2019

'Orange Alert' Issued In Gujarat As Temperature Likely To Touch 44 Degrees Celsius

Outlook Web Bureau

Meteorological Centre (MC) Ahmedabad released warning on Saturday for a heat wave in multiple regions of Gujarat for the next 48 hours.


08 October, 2018

Average Delhi Temperature Spiked By 1 Degree In Over A Century, Says Report

Outlook Web Bureau

India's climate action plan would help limit global temperature rise to two degree Celsius provided other countries also take action.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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