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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Power outages would be over by 2012: Shinde

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