Power outages

Super typhoon Nepartak hits Taiwan, disrupts power supply, transport

Super typhoon Nepartak hits Taiwan, disrupts power supply, transport

Super typhoon hits eastern Taiwan, causing massive destruction. 

Jul 08, 2016, 12:04 PM IST

Pak PM expresses resentment over power outages during Ramzan

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday expressed his resentment over power outages in Pakistan during Ramzan and ordered top officials to take "all steps" to address the issue that has provoked violent protests.

Jun 20, 2015, 15:56 PM IST

Sisi vows to resolve power cuts, asks people to be patient

Egypt's President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi on Saturday vowed to resolve the country's electricity crisis and outlined a multi-billion dollar plan to fix power outages after a massive blackout struck the capital recently.

Sep 06, 2014, 18:44 PM IST

Arthur hits eastern Canada, causes power outages

Canada`s Maritime provinces were cleaning up on Sunday after Arthur struck with near-hurricane strength winds and torrential rains.

Jul 06, 2014, 23:16 PM IST

BJP workers cane charged in Uttar Pradesh

Many BJP workers protesting here against power outages and failing law and order in Uttar Pradesh were injured in a cane charge by police on Monday.

Jun 30, 2014, 16:11 PM IST

AAP slams Centre, Delhi over power crisis

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) came down heavily on the Centre and Delhi government over the power outages in the national capital and demanded immediate relief to the people during the scorching summer.

Jun 09, 2014, 22:59 PM IST

Power cuts may cause 40% dip in industrial production: Assocham

Continued power outages in various parts of the country are adversely affecting the domestic industrial production, which may fall by 40 percent in June-July, industry body Assocham said.

Jun 02, 2014, 15:40 PM IST

Crimea hit with partial power outages

Several regions of the Crimean peninsula experienced partial power outages for reasons "unknown" to the local pro-Moscow authorities.

Mar 24, 2014, 11:36 AM IST

Long power outages continue in Delhi

Several areas in the city continue to reel under long outages due to glitches in the power distribution network.

Jun 12, 2013, 00:02 AM IST

Power outages in Delhi due to problem in Northern Grid

Areas across the city on Monday reeled under outages for up to four hours due to cut in power supply by a number of generating stations and technical snag in the Northern Grid.

Jun 10, 2013, 21:55 PM IST

Clashes erupt in PoK over prolonged power outages

Hundreds of people today clashed with police near Mirpur city of Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, protesting against prolonged power outages for up to 18 hours a day.

May 27, 2013, 16:35 PM IST

'Overdrawl by northern states a reason for July power outage'

In the National Grid system, the control to isolate certain areas lies with the state utilities and there is no auto switch off system of any particular region.

Aug 16, 2012, 22:03 PM IST

Powerless again, Northern and Eastern Grid break down

Large parts of north and east India went without power Tuesday as the Northern Grid and sections of the Eastern and Northeastern Grid broke down, affecting supply in 10 states and paralysing train traffic as well as essential services such as the Delhi Metro.

Jul 31, 2012, 14:49 PM IST

Protests over power outages in Jammu

Protesting frequent unscheduled power cuts in the city, locals and activists of several organisations on Wednesday hit the streets blocking traffic for several hours.

Jul 25, 2012, 21:31 PM IST

Power outages affecting health in Pakistan

People are suffering from psychological disorders in Rawalpindi due to chronic power outages, with electricity cut up to 16 hours a day.

Jun 26, 2011, 15:28 PM IST

Bihar reels under power outages, summer heat

Acute power shortage coupled with soaring mercury has sparked protests in many parts of Bihar, some hot-headed protesters Saturday blocking roads, ransacking electricity board offices, and holding an official hostage.

Mar 26, 2011, 18:52 PM IST

Delhiites continue to face power outages

The national capital continued
to face long outages on Tuesday as demand for power remained high
due to hot and humid conditions prevailing in the city.

Jun 29, 2010, 21:27 PM IST

Power outages would be over by 2012: Shinde

Union Power Minister Sushil Kumar
today said there would no power shortage in the country by

Feb 12, 2010, 23:07 PM IST