A man wipes the sweat from his face in the scorching heat in Tokyo. Photo: AP

Japan’s deadly heatwave now classified a ‘natural disaster’

On Monday, the city of Kumagaya in Saitama outside Tokyo set a new national heat record, with temperatures hitting 41.1 degrees Celsius

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A man wipes the sweat from his face in the scorching heat in Tokyo. Photo: AP
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