First hosepipe ban in eight years is threatened as homes are left without water after lockdown demand and 96F heatwave temperatures heaped ‘strain on the system’

‘If filling a paddling pool keep it shallow. I was shocked to be told that the average paddling pool now needs a whopping 530 litres of water to fill them – more than three times the total daily amount of water usually used by one person. This is adding to the high demand for water […]

From damp bed sheets and sleeping outside to freezing a hot water bottle: Sweaty Britons share ingenious ways to get some precious hours of shuteye as UK swelters in 95F heatwave

Holly Baleen was short of a regular hot water bottle and so decided to improvise with plastic Sprite bottles. But her idea proved successful, commenting that ‘it was still half frozen this morning’ after a night in bed.

Keep your pup cool during the heatwave: This PetIsay Dog Cooling Mat is now better-than-half-price on Amazon

Currently better-than-half price, the £8.99 large cooling mat measures 26 x 20 inches (65 x 50cm) and creates a cool spot for your pet to relax indoors and outdoors. If you have a big dog, there is an extra large version available for £14.40, which is a saving of 42 per cent on the RRP.

KCR yet to convey dates for meet on AP-TS water dispute

AP nod to tendersThe Andhra Pradesh government gave the go ahead for tenders with a deadline of August 13 afternoon and finalising them on August 19 with the permission of the National Green Tribunal which had earlier stayed the project. The tender documents were submitted to the Judicial Preview Commission which uploaded the same on […]

Thom Yorke Is Pissed Rogers Waters Thinks Radiohead Shouldn’t Play Israel: ‘It’s Like, F*ck Me,

“It’s deeply disrespectful to assume that we’re either being misinformed or that we’re so retarded we can’t make these decisions ourselves. I thought it was patronizing in the extreme. It’s offensive and I just can’t understand why going to play a rock show or going to lecture at a university [is a problem to them] […]

Kasich on decision to speak at Democratic convention: America needs to go in a different direction

Kasich didn’t support President Trump in 2016, but he did not go so far as to back Democratic nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonNAACP seeks to boost Black voter turnout in six states California Dems back Yang after he expresses disappointment over initial DNC lineup The Hill’s Campaign Report: Biden picks Harris as running mate […]

From Banana To Milk, Ginger To Water: Foods That Help Get Rid Of Headaches Quickly

18. Cantaloupe Suppose low blood sugar is the reason for your headache. In that case, the magnesium in cantaloupe will help maintain the balance of your sugar level and give you instant relief [25]. Eat a bowl of this water-rich fruit for some immediate relief.

Too hot to sleep? These airy bamboo pyjamas keep sweaty sleepers cool and comfortable through the night

‘I wouldn’t trade them for anything, as these are the most comfortable and breathable pyjamas I’ve ever owned,’ commented another user in their review. ‘They are great for people who have hot flashes, even the ones caused by Clomid or PCOS. Saved my sleep.’

Mum claims a tool kit is the secret to keeping her kids’ snacks organised in the fridge for days & others love her idea

Plus parents share clever ways they keep the kids cool in the heatwave – including a quick way to get the paddling pool warm.

[Last Chance] Pokemon Go Deoxys Raid Guide: Counters, Weaknesses, And More Tips

Deoxys Raid HoursDeoxys will appear in five-star Raids throughout Enigma Week, which runs from August 7 until 1 PM PT / 4 PM ET on August 14. These Raids will occur periodically, but you’ll receive an in-game notification when a Raid is about to begin at a nearby Gym.