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The World Health Organisation reported a record one-day increase in global coronavirus cases on Sunday, with the total rising by 307,930 in 24 hours. India leads the world in new cases reported each day...

Twenty-five years of satellite observations have been used to reconstruct a detailed history of Antarctica’s ice shelves. These ice platforms are the floating protrusions of glaciers flowing off...

6 in 10 young Americans say pandemic derailed financial goals Americans age 15-29 hit hard by pandemic; Fox Biz Flash: 8/4. More young adults live at home now than during the Great Depression, according...

This summer’s carbon emissions from Arctic wildfires were a third higher than last year’s previous record levels, research suggests. The atmospheric monitoring service Copernicus says the fires which...

India sees a record 77,000 new Covid-19 infections with the country now suffering the highest single-day caseload in the world every day for three weeks India recorded 77,226 new cases and 1,057 deaths...

HOSPITALS are treating more people for booze-related illnesses than ever before, stats reveal. NHS figures show there were more than 1.3million admissions linked to alcohol last year — which is 3,600...

IT is 65 years since the birth of Guinness World Records – and plenty of challenge-loving British people have graced the pages of the books since then. First published on August 27, 1955 as a promotional...

Engineers hit new world record for data transmission over the internet that is a fifth faster than the previous speed – and is fast enough to download everything on Netflix in less than a second London...

The hottest air temperature recorded anywhere on the planet in at least a century, and possibly ever, was reached in Death Valley in California's Mojave Desert on Sunday afternoon when it soared to...

RECORD numbers of teens are expected to appeal against their A Level results as they face a desperate scramble to get a university spot. But exam bosses fear they will be hit by such a tsunami of appeals...

Portland recorded 15 murders in July — the most homicides in one month in more than three decades, according to a new report. The spate in killings comes as the city winds down from more than two...

US shatters its daily record with more than 77,000 new coronavirus cases while deaths surge by 943 with new highs in Florida and Texas The total US infection count surged past 3.5million after spike of...

Florida has registered a state record of 15,299 new coronavirus cases in 24 hours – around a quarter of all of the United States’ daily infections. The state, with just 7% of the US population,...

Record number of school leavers apply for a place at university despite the impact of social distancing on college life Admissions service UCAS says 40.5 per cent of all UK 18-year-olds have applied  Found...

Another global coronavirus record is broken as a staggering 212,326 people are diagnosed with Covid-19 in a DAY, World Health Organization confirms Previous record had been 190,566 cases recorded worldwide...

A record 212,326 new coronavirus cases have been detected across the world in the past 24 hours. New figures from The World Health Organisation show this is the largest rise since records began – more...