Power cuts

Jammu to face power cuts in rotational manner

Power Development Department of J&K will curtail power supply to areas under priority anytime during the day on rotational basis, a top official said.

Jun 16, 2012, 14:41 PM IST

Power cuts compound summer woes of Delhiites

Power department officials said the 220 kilo volt line between Badarpur Thermal Power Station (BTPS) and Okhla tripped at 1.44 PM, triggering power cuts in various areas of South Delhi.

May 31, 2012, 22:13 PM IST

Lesser power cuts in TN from June

Power cuts in Tamil Nadu would come down in a phased manner from June this year, Electricity Minister Natham R Viswanathan said.

May 09, 2012, 17:19 PM IST

Come summers get ready to brave power cuts

The power ministry has fallen 8,000mw short of the 11th plan target — ending March 31 — of an additional capacity of 62,000 mw due to the fuel shortages.

Apr 01, 2012, 15:23 PM IST

Clash between locals and police, SHO injured

SHO was injured in a clash between locals and police over power cuts on Monday
in Bandipora district of north Kashmir.

Feb 13, 2012, 13:59 PM IST

Nepal fights power cuts with renewable energy

Touted as the country`s biggest,
a hybrid power generation system which uses solar and wind
energy has been inaugurated in western Nepal.

Dec 18, 2011, 15:22 PM IST

US: 13 dead, millions without power after storm

Devastation from a rare and deadly October snowstorm lingered in the Northeast where 1.6 million homes were still without power till Monday.

Nov 01, 2011, 12:06 PM IST

Power cuts in TN inevitable: Jayalalithaa

The Chief Minister said the government would purchase power from the open market to manage the situation.

Oct 02, 2011, 14:16 PM IST

No power cuts in UP during Ramzan

During the month of Ramzan, Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited has made arrangements for additional power supply to areas of the state with maximum population of the Muslim community.

Aug 02, 2011, 12:10 PM IST

Villagers block J&K highway over power cuts

Protesting frequent power cuts, over
2000 villagers of Nud area in Samba district on Tuesday held
protest and blocked the Pathankote-Udhampur highway (bypass).

Jul 12, 2011, 17:51 PM IST

Delhi reels under massive power cuts

Delhi continued to reel under
severe power cuts today in the sweltering heat due to gap
between demand and supply as well as technical glitches in
transmission network.

Jun 25, 2011, 23:19 PM IST

Several areas in the capital to face outages

Several areas in South and
West Delhi will face power cuts for up to five hours as private distribution company BSES will carry out upgrading
and maintenance of its network.

Mar 18, 2011, 23:06 PM IST

New power cuts threaten Moscow`s main airport

Domodedovo airport handles a daily average of more than 55,000 travellers.

Jan 03, 2011, 14:35 PM IST

Delhi reels under power cuts, CM pulls up discoms

With several areas in the city
reeling under long outages, Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit
Tuesday directed the power distribution companies to pull up
their socks and ensure uninterrupted power supply.

Jun 22, 2010, 20:39 PM IST

Iraq police shoot dead protester over power cuts

A protest over electricity shortages
in Iraq`s southern port city of Basra turned deadly with troops fatally shooting one demonstrator, police officials said.

Jun 19, 2010, 21:06 PM IST

`Overdrawing by neighbouring states causing power cuts`

With several parts of the
national capital reeling under frequent power cuts, Delhi
Chief Minister today blamed overdrawing of
power from the northern grid by neighbouring states for load
shedding in the city.

May 31, 2010, 19:09 PM IST

Power cuts in several areas in Delhi

Several areas in the city faced
power cuts for varying duration as maximum demand remained
above 4,500 mega watt for the second successive day on Tuesday.

May 25, 2010, 21:41 PM IST

No more power cuts in Madhya Pradesh`s tourist spots

Madhya Pradesh`s famous tourist destinations like Sanchi, Khajuraho, Pachmarhi and Mandu will not have any power cuts now, it was announced Friday.

May 21, 2010, 16:05 PM IST

People complain to Sonia about dismal power scenario in Rae Bareli

People here on Monday apprised
Congress president Sonia Gandhi of their woes, especially
dismal power situation, on the first day of her three-day
visit to her Lok Sabha constituency.

May 17, 2010, 21:53 PM IST

South Delhi areas to face power cuts for two weeks

Several areas in South Delhi
will face power cuts for next two weeks beginning tomorrow due
to a planned shut down of a major transmission line.

May 02, 2010, 22:20 PM IST

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