In Sri Lanka, people queue for miles to fill a tank of fuel. In Bangladesh, shops shut at 8 p.m. to conserve energy. In India and Pakistan, power outages force schools to shut, businesses to close and residents to swelter without air conditioning through deadly heat waves in which temperatures top 100 degrees Fahrenheit (37 degrees Celsius).
Turkey summons Danish ambassador after a far-right politician burns the Muslim holy book near a Copenhagen mosque.
The trip comes at a time of increasing tension with dozens of Palestinians killed by Israeli forces so far this year.
Amad says he is ‘humbled’ to be elected mayor of the South Africa’s biggest metropolis.