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Warning to Brits with Majorca set to boil in 40C heatwave by the weekend as Spain is ravaged by Saharan ‘heat bubble’

EUROPE is set for scorching temperatures this week residents of France and Spain prepare for highs of 40C. Experts have described the potentially record-breaking heatwave as "unprecedented". High pressure is coming from the Atlantic to cover the region, drawing up hot air from northern Africa and Spain, raising temperatures. In Spain, weather agency Aemet is […]

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Three Brits among eight missing after huge avalanche in Himalayas

THREE Brits are among eight people missing after a huge avalanche in the Himalayas. The group, led by Brit mountain guide Martin Moran, failed to return to their base camp yesterday. Mountaineerers reported the "heavy" avalanche on the route the group had intended on taking to reach the 7,434 metre-high summit of Nanda Devi, India's […]