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Indian Grand Prix athletics meet ends in farce due to power failure

Indian Grand Prix athletics meet ends in farce due to power failure

All the track events were hand-timed as the photo-finish equipment was not switched on due to power failure.

Mumbai monorail service disrupted; 11 stranded passengers rescued

Monorail services in Mumbai were today disrupted apparently due to power failure, leaving 11 passengers stranded inside the train near Bhakti Park in Wadala area.

Pak power failure triggered by militants: Official

The country-wide power breakdown that plunged Pakistan into darkness was triggered by militants who blew two transmission towers in the restive Balochistan province, a senior official claimed on Sunday.

Power back after rebel attack plunges Pakistan into darkness

 An apparent rebel attack on a key power line plunged around 80 percent of Pakistan into darkness on Sunday, the latest reminder of the country`s crippling energy crisis.

Major power failure in Pakistan

Pakistan was plunged into darkness after a breakdown of a key power transmission line in southern part of the country early Sunday, another blinding reminder of the country`s crippling energy crisis.

Pakistan plunges into darkness after power failure

Pakistan on Friday today faced a major power breakdown as its national grid system collapsed due to technical issues, plunging large parts of the country into darkness.

UP CM Akhilesh Yadav gets feel of power crisis

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and his Cabinet got a first hand experience of the grim power scenario in the state with the annexe, where the CM's office is located, plunging into darkness following a sudden power cut here.

Dust storm likely in Delhi on Sunday night

Another dust storm is likely to hit Delhi later tonight, the weather department has said, two days after a massive storm left nine people dead in the city and surrounding areas.

Non-compliance with norms behind power grid failures: CERC

More than three months after the country witnessed one of the worst electricity grid failures, sectoral regulator CERC has said non-compliance with norms by various stakeholders was a major reason for the collapse.

India's blackout offers lessons to China: Official media

China, which is facing "development bottlenecks" in its path of development, should learn lessons from a large-scale power outage experienced by India this week, the state media here said Thursday.

Northern grid failure affects 2G case proceedings

The northern grid failure leading to severe power outage in the Capital Tuesday also affected the 2G spectrum case trial involving former Telecom Minister A Raja and DMK MP Kanimozhi in a Delhi court.

Modi takes potshots at "powerless" Centre

Massive power failure in Northern and Eastern India over the last two days has given ammunition to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi to attack the Congress-led UPA Government at the Centre on Tuesday.

Don’t draw more power than your quota: Shinde to states

Sushil Kumar Shinde issued a warning to those states who were overdrawing more electricity than their quota that they will be penalised.

Delhi airport operations not hit by grid collapse

Flight operations at Delhi airport remained unaffected on Tuesday even as power supply was snapped for 2nd day following collapse of Northern Grid.

Blackout in North India as Northern Grid fails again

The Northern Grid tripped for the second consecutive day on Tuesday, leading to power cuts in North India, including the national capital.

North India blackout: Blame it on states

North India on Monday witnessed its worst blackout in a decade, with millions waking up to no electricity.

Grid collapse: Delhi blames UP, Punjab, Haryana

Delhi govt accused UP, Haryana and Punjab of overdrawing power from the Northern Grid which led to its collapse.

Three member panel to look into Northern Grid failure: Shinde

The Grid would be completely restored in the next two hours, he said.

Delhi Metro affected by major power outage

From 7 a.m., only 25 percent of trains on all lines are being operated. One out of four trains are on time as of now.

Power outage in N India; 300 million affected

In one of the worst ever nightmares for urban India, 300 million people of North India, were affected by a massive power failure.