Mist sprinklers installed at the site of the former Nazi concentration camp complex Auschwitz-Birkenau that sparked controversy were removed.
Temperatures in Israel topped 110 degrees as the country experienced its hottest August in five years.
A record-breaking heat wave in Israel has sparked forest fires, caused flight delays and prompted a sharp increase in reported cases of dehydration and fainting.
He came, he saw, his limo broke down. Then there was sapling-gate. Barack Obama may have won over Israelis but his trip didn’t exactly go off without a hitch.
500000 spectators turned out on August 25th to watch the Asakusa Samba Carnival in Tokyo, Japan, which featured 27 teams and 4000 participants. The show lasted for four and a half hours causing some spectators to suffer heat stroke, according to the organisers. The carnival started over 30 years ago.
A heat wave hit northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, with hot therapy lovers coming especially to get a sand cure despite earth temperatures of up to 56 degrees Celsius.
In the wake of his much-maligned primetime special announcing his move to the Miami Heat, is hoops superstar LeBron James desperate for some good advice?