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84 cities in China on heat wave warnings as temperatures surge

A heat wave is sweeping through China, with residents resorting to air raid shelters and public fountains to stay cool, as 84 cities across the country on Wednesday issued their highest-level red alert warnings. A red alert means temperatures are expected to reach over 40 degrees Celsius (104 Fahrenheit) in the coming 24 hours, according […]


More than 13 million people in Chinese city of Xi’an ordered to stay at home as Covid cases rise

More than 13 million people in the Chinese city of Xi’an have been ordered to stay at home as authorities attempt to tackle a Covid outbreak there. The northern city has recorded 143 infections since 9 December. Under the new restrictions announced on Wednesday, only one person per household is allowed to leave home every […]