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Heatwaves in Hajj: Here’s all about the devastating episode that killed nearly 1000 pilgrims in Saudi Arabia

The latest climate atrocity has befallen the holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia, where blistering h…

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Cyclone 'Remal' intensifies into severe cyclonic storm; To hit West Bengal-Bangladesh coasts Sunday night

Cyclone 'Remal' has intensified into a severe cyclonic storm and is expected to make landfall betwe…

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Extreme weather blunts the US military's technological edge

More extreme weather due to climate change is scrambling the high-tech systems that have given the …

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Global GDP to face a 19% decline by 2050 due to climate change, study projects

Although the detrimental effects of climate change on economies have been acknowledged, quantifying…

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Indo-Gangetic Plains, home to half the Indian population, to soon become hotspot of extreme climate events: study

The study suggests that the Plains could face increased risks of crop failure due to rising tempera…

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RBI report highlights 3 ways in which climate change can increase inflation and hinder growth in India

Climate change poses an escalating challenge in the 21st century, marked by rising temperatures and…

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India helping five countries develop early warning systems to reduce loss of life due to extreme weather: IMD chief

India is helping five countries develop early warning systems to reduce the loss of life and proper…

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Wheat prices have surged to 8-month highs amid global conflict and extreme weather

Higher wheat prices could stoke a fresh bout of inflation, which is already running hotter-than-exp…

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Cloud seeding probably didn't cause Dubai's floods. The UAE has been trying to control its weather for years, and the US does it too.

Dubai's torrential floods are linked to humans changing the weather, just not on purpose. Cloud see…

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Photos show Dubai overwhelmed by torrential rain and may expose the downsides of trying to control the weather

The UAE's cloud seeding operations may have worsened flash floods that left roads turned into river…

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Brace for ‘climateflation’: Study predicts rise in food price inflation amid worsening climate change

Imagine a future where your grocery bill climbs higher each year, not because of lavish spending or…

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NYC gets hit by the biggest snowstorm in 2 years. It's part of a growing trend of extreme weather events.

After a springlike weekend, NYC gets whiplashed by the biggest snowstorm in 2 years. Experts say it…

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Is it too hot to be outside? Plug in your ZIP code to check your city's 'heat risk'

Heat waves are no joke. A HeatRisk map from the CDC and National Weather Service can help keep you …

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Heat waves can be deadly for older adults: An aging global population and rising temperatures mean millions are at risk

Farmers in Thailand saw their crops wither and mourned the loss of livestock that perished unde…

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Space elevators could get us to Mars in record time — and Japan is planning one for 2050

Space elevators are just theoretical at this point, but a Japanese company hopes to build one in th…

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Our planet is already hotter by 1.5°C since industrial times, analysis of sea sponges show

The findings are stark: the record revealed that the Earth has already surpassed the internationall…

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Extreme heat is already ruining summer travel and it's only going to get worse

It's only June, but life-threatening temperatures and extreme climate events have already soured so…

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Brazil's Amazon region has faced devastating flooding and drought. Dramatic photos show life in towns weathering the extremes of climate change.

The Amazon region floods annually during the rainy season, bringing nutrient-rich sediment from the…

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Monsoon arrives early in Kerala today amid heavy rains and flooding in the state!

Intense rains and a cloudburst event earlier this week, likely triggered by Cyclone Remal, had part…

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Restaurants in Delhi-NCR face the heat as summer business drops by up to 40 per cent

When the sun beats down, temperatures cross 40 degrees Celsius and a scorching summer seems even mo…

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