Pakistan heat wave kills nearly 700: victims ‘dying on the streets’ – ‘This is like the Day of Judgment’

Karachi’s poor learned long ago to cope with the many adversities that afflict Pakistan’s most crowded and chaotic city, including flooding, street violence and political crises. But since a suffocating heat wave descended on Karachi three days ago, killing at least 650 people, they have found no respite and no escape. “It’s so hot,” said... Continue Reading →

India’s Deadly Heatwave Melting Roads

A devastating heatwave has left more than 1,100 people dead over the past month in India, and photos also show the toll on the country's infrastructure. Temperatures in the southeastern states of Andhra Pradesh and Telengana have reached 113 degrees in the past two days, The Associated Press reported. More than 1,100 people have reportedly died... Continue Reading →

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