Wednesday May 27, 2015
More than 1,100 people have died in a heatwave sweeping India as forecasters warned searing temperatures would continue.
Tuesday May 26, 2015
At least 800 people have died in a heatwave in India as temperatures neared 50 Celsius and roads melted in the capital, New Delhi.
Monday January 05, 2015
Firefighters in South Australia are battling to contain a major blaze ahead of the forecast return of strong winds and a heatwave.
Thursday November 27, 2014
The incidence of life-threatening heatwaves could increase more than ten-fold by the end of the century as a result of global warming.
Sunday November 02, 2014
The following are the main points from the summary of a vast overview on global warming by the UN's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.
Tuesday September 23, 2014
A special one-day global climate summit featuring 120 world leaders has taken place at the United Nations in New York.
Thursday July 17, 2014
Met Éireann has issued a weather warning for the whole country, saying possible heavy showers could lead to local flooding.
Wednesday June 04, 2014
Zoologists have uncovered the secret of how koalas cool off in a heatwave - hugging trees, the trunks of which can be several degrees cooler than the surroundings.
Thursday January 16, 2014
Australians have been warned the worst of a severe heatwave is yet to come, with hundreds of fires raging in several states and temperatures nearing record highs.
Wednesday January 15, 2014
Parts of Australia are continuing to experience extremely hot weather, with crowds taking to the water to try to cool down