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Washington [US], June 28 (ANI): A new study that examines how heat impacts the behaviour and physiology of Zebra finches found that heat altered the activity of hundreds of genes in the testis, but fewer in the brain, suggesting that the brain may be less responsive to extreme temperatures.
Updated : 4 days, 9 hours ago IST
Beijing [China], June 25 (ANI): Post devastating floods hit China, Beijing issued yellow alert to its citizens to brace up for high temperatures in the country.
Updated : 3 weeks, 1 day ago IST
Indore (Madhya Pradesh) [India], June 7 (ANI): Amid the stifling and scorching heat across the country, a slight relief knocked the city of Indore after the Meteorological Department officials on Tuesday said that the highest temperature had come down to 41 degrees Celcius and the monsoon wo
Updated : 3 weeks, 3 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], June 5 (ANI): The India Meteorological Department on Sunday predicted no significant changes in the maximum temperature in most parts of Northwest India for the next few days but assured a hopeful fall in the temperature after two days in Central India.
Updated : 4 weeks, 1 day ago IST
Islamabad [Pakistan], May 31 (ANI): Residents of Sindh and other parts of Pakistan are living under extremely hot weather conditions with mercury surpassing 50 degrees Celsius, and water woes are making the situation worse as clean drinking water and water for the crops are diminishing.
Updated : 1 month, 4 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 2 (ANI): In our country, high temperatures are common during summers and result in pushing up electricity bills with the increased use of air conditioners as people seek relief from the heat.
New Delhi [India], May 1 (ANI): The Union Health Ministry issued an advisory to the States and Union Territories urging them to disseminate the guideline document 'National Action Plan on Heat-Related Illnesses' to all districts for effective management of heat-related issues amid the ris
New Delhi [India], May 1 (ANI): Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan on Sunday issued an advisory to the chief secretary of states amid the rising temperature and heatwave in parts of the country.
Updated : 2 months ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], April 26 (ANI): In view of the prevailing heat wave condition, the Odisha government announced the closure of all schools, colleges, universities and Anganwadi centres for five days in the state.
Updated : 3 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], March 30 (ANI): Amid the stifling and sweltering heatwave around the country, the Indian Meteorological Department on Wednesday informed that the Heat Wave Spell is likely to continue over Central and West India during the next 4 to 5 days.
Updated : 3 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Bhubaneshwar (Odisha) [India], March 17 (ANI): India Meteorological Department (IMD), on Thursday, issued a heat wave warning for seven districts in Odisha and advised sick and elderly people to stay indoors in the afternoon to avoid direct exposure to heat waves.
Updated : 6 months ago IST
California [US], December 26, (ANI): A team of researchers have found evidence of the health impacts of heatwaves on people experiencing homelessness, visits to emergency departments and which characteristics make them particularly at-risk.