Protest marches in Agra over power outages

Tired of the erratic electricity supply in this Uttar Pradesh city, hundreds of professionals, shopkeepers and political party workers have decided to hold protest candle marches here for the next few days.

Major power outage hits Tunisia

For the first 10 minutes, throughout lightning raids and thunderous tackles that sent raiders flying out of the lobby, neither teams would give up any ground. But the 11th minute saw the scales fall in the Panther`s favour.

Delhi, NCR face power outages for at least twice a day: Survey

With the national capital region reeling under long spells of outages, a survey has found that power cuts occurred at least twice a day and up to four hours sometimes with worst hit being Gurgaon, Ghaziabad and Noida.

Temporary blackout hits Venezuela, including parts of capital

A power outage hit a wide area of eastern Caracas and several cities in the interior of Venezuela for at least two hours Friday.

KCR asks officials to work out plan to tackle power shortage in Telangana

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao today asked the officials of energy department to draw up short term and long term plans to overcome the power deficiency in the state.

Congress wants BJP minister sacked for power outage in Goa

Opposition Congress on Saturday demanded sacking of Goa Power Minister Milind Naik for being "inefficient" in ensuring uninterrupted supply of electricity to common people who are reeling under frequent power cuts.

Congress launches 10-day agitation against power, water crises

Congress launched its 10-day long agitation against the power and water crises in the national Capital, during which they burnt the effigies of Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal and former Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.

Ensure uninterrupted power supply: MM Joshi to Kanpur officials

BJP MP Murli Manohar Joshi on Sunday met power authorities here to discuss the issue of frequent outages in the city.

Storm leads to massive power outages in Delhi

The national capital reeled under massive outages as all major power lines and electricity generating stations were damaged by a powerful thunder storm that hit the city and its neighbourhood on Friday evening.

BJP protests power outages in UP

The BJP`s Uttar Pradesh unit has upped its ante on power outages in the state and decided to hold a string of protests against the Samajwadi Party government.

Power outages hit three million in Brazil

Several Brazilian states, including three set to host June World Cup action, suffered power outages, fueling fears over the country`s ability to keep the lights on.

Power outages hit Ghaziabad

Ghaziabad residents faced unprecedented power outages throughout Friday night, caused by the heavy downpour.

BJP accuses Delhi CM of `unholy nexus` with DERC, discoms

Delhi BJP accused the Sheila Dikshit Government and Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission of trying to increase power tariff by introducing the fourth slab.

Thunderstorm hits power supply in Ghaziabad

Electricity department officials are saying that they would need seven days to repair the damage.

Power outage at Maharashtra Sadan opening

Power outage on Tuesday left leaders and officials from Maharashtra red faced during a function in the national capital.

Delhi CM questions private companies on power cuts

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit questioned officials of private power distribution companies over the prolonged power cuts in many parts of the capital.

Pakistan cities plunge into darkness after power breakdown

The blackout affected cities and towns in all four provinces including Hyderabad in Sindh, Quetta in Balochistan and Peshawar in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

Fog causes 21 outages in Northern power transmission lines

The Northern Grid, the vital power supply line to the entire North India, has witnessed as many as 21 forced transmission outages due to fog in the last one week.

Millions in NY to suffer massive power outage for 10 days more

Millions of people across the New York will have to remain without power for nearly 10 days or even longer as superstorm Sandy wreaked havoc.

Northern power grid was again on verge of tripping

Power woes could be far from over as the Northern Grid was on the verge of tripping yet again.