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.
The German government on Monday pledged to improve the country’s under-fire warning systems as emergency services continued to search for victims of the worst flooding in living memory, with at least 165 people confirmed dead.
The downsizing of Britain’s high-speed railway has turned a sharp spotlight on the long delays and high costs that typically beset major infrastructure investment projects in the country, and act as a drag on its slow-moving economy. High Speed 2 (HS2) was hailed by a string of past prime ministers as a fix
For Josh Hughes-Davies, the best thing about his job in a bar in the coastal city of Brighton is the free meal with every shift. For his manager, Barrie Chapman, the overtime he now gets is a huge boost once unheard of in the hospitality sector. Their regional manager Jen Eaton looks back in horror at the 14-hour
Wearing a heat-protective coat with hood and a visor, Sergiy peered down into a glowing orange stream of searing liquid metal at Ukraine’s Zaporizhstal steel plant. The blast furnace worker was as usual testing a stream of molten crude iron at around 1,400 degrees centigrade (2,552 Fahrenheit) for impurities.
Pakistan cricket Team is in India for the ICC Cricket World Cup, which will begin from today (Thursday). We cricket lovers are waiting for the tournament to begin. Pakistan will play their first match on Friday against Netherlands. I hope captain Babar Azam and his team give their best performance in this tournament.