Gurgaon industries running on diesel

More than 15,000 industries based here have lost up to Rs 200 crore due to power cuts since the start of the summer season, officials said Friday.

Power cuts: Delhi blames overdrawing by neighbours

As the national capital reels
under frequent power cuts, Delhi Government today blamed the
neighbouring states for the crisis and sought the Centre`s
intervention to check overdrawing of power by them from the
Northern Grid.

BSP leader walks out from MP House over power cuts

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader
Ram Lakhan Singh today staged a walkout from the Madhya Pradeh
Assembly protesting against power cuts in rural and semi-urban
areas during examination time.

South Delhi areas to face power cuts

Several areas in South Delhi will face power cuts on rotational basis for the next 15 days beginning Saturday due planned shut down of a major transmission line.

B`bay HC asks MSEB to solve power cuts problems during exams

The Bombay High Court today directed
Maharashtra State Electricity Board (MSEB) to come up with a
solution to tackle load-shedding across the state during SSC
and HSC examinations.

Chavez suspends power cuts in Caracas

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez
has ordered the suspension of power blackouts in the capital,
saying they were having "undesirable effects" on an angry and
confused population.

I am ready to face power cuts at my residence: Badal

Expressing inability to meet the on-going power crisis and terming it as "national crisis", Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday said he is also ready to face the long power cuts, to share the plight of the people of Punjab.

Indians spend 30K cr annually to deal with power cuts

Indians spend a whopping 30,000 crore every year on fuel and maintenance cost on power back-up equipments to secure themselves against frequent outages.