People cool off in the Trocadero fountains across the Eiffel Tower in Paris. Reuters
The German Weather Service registered 41.5˚C in Lingen, in the west, which had posted 40.9˚C earlier in the day.
A British record high temperature, 38.7°C (101.6 Fahrenheit), may have been reached on Thursday, provisional data from the UK Met Office showed on Friday.
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.
Countries around the world are agonising over new coronavirus curbs ahead of Christmas and other holidays as global infections approach 60 million. It’s going to be a totally different ‘festive’ season this time – without some of the traditional
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