The world is on track for its hottest year on record and levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere have reached new highs, further fuelling global warming, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said on Thursday.
Global warming is likely to disrupt a natural cycle of ice ages and contribute to delaying the onset of the next big freeze until about 100,000 years from now, scientists said.
In the past million years, the wo
Bahrain will boast the largest outdoor ice-skating rink in the Gulf next month as part of a nationwide shopping festival. It is one of the highlights of the Shop Bahrain festival, which is taking place for the second year running, said a repor
While the GCC retail sector will reach Dh811 billion ($221 billion) in 2015, the amusement industry alone is set to cross Dh118 billion ($32 billion) in the next two years, said organisers of a major amusement and leisure show in Dubai, UAE.
A winter wonderland is being planned for this year's Formula One at Bahrain International Circuit from April 17 to 19.
The 'Snow Village' will feature an ice rink, snow garden and climbing wall as well as a special ice
IntercontinentalExchange plans to launch its global cotton futures contract in the first quarter of next year, a senior executive said on Thursday, helping to reduce the potential for international price distortions.
A winter storm that froze the US southeast in its tracks pushed north, with driving winds and heavy snow snarling travel and closing many schools from Washington to Connecticut, creating havoc for winter-weary parents.
The summer ice melt in parts of Antarctica is at its highest level in 1,000 years, Australian and British researchers reported on Monday, adding new evidence of the impact of global warming on sensitive Antarctic glaciers and i
The world-renowned Cirque de Glace ice spectacular, Evolution, has been garnering rave reviews from audiences of all ages and recording unprecedented success during its tour in Jordan.
Organized by Friends of Jordan Festivals, the