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Munda slams Soren for blaming BJP for power crisis

Former Chief Minister Arjun Munda on Wednesday asked Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren how he could accuse the BJP of being responsible for power crisis in the when the previous regimes never had said the state would commission power plants.

Jun 17, 2014, 21:49 PM IST

LG should go if power situation does not improve: BJP leader

As the city continues to grapple with long outages and water scarcity, senior Delhi BJP leader Ramesh Bidhuri on Tuesday accused Lt Governor Najeeb Jung of "failing" to resolve the problem and said his removal should be considered if the situation does not improve in the next few days.

Jun 17, 2014, 13:09 PM IST

Congress threatens to snap power to Manish Sisodia`s house

The Congress party Sunday continued its power protest here, threatening to cut supply to the houses of former Delhi minister Manish Sisodia and BJP leaders if the crisis is not resolved soon.

Jun 16, 2014, 00:40 AM IST

Congress leaders released after being held for protests

Congress leaders Arvinder Singh Lovely, Dr. Naresh Kumar and Sajjan Kumar, who have been leading a vociferous protest against the water and power crisis in Delhi, have been released after being detained for an hour by the Delhi police in Nangloi.

Jun 14, 2014, 11:53 AM IST

Delhi Congress continues protest over power, water crisis

The Congress on Friday continued to protest against power outages and water scarcity in Delhi and staged a demonstration here outside the BJP office.

Jun 13, 2014, 14:26 PM IST

Congress workers hold protest in Delhi over power crisis

Congress workers Thursday staged a protest in south Delhi`s Khanpur area against the prolonged power cuts in the national capital.

Jun 12, 2014, 13:17 PM IST

Congress protests against Delhi power crisis

Congress workers on Thursday carried out a protest against the ongoing electricity and water crisis in Delhi. The protest comes a day after Congress MLA Jai Kishan`s hunger strike against the prolonged crisis.

Jun 12, 2014, 13:11 PM IST

JVM demonstrates against power crisis in Jharkhand

Jharkhand Vikas Morcha today staged a day-long demonstration in five districts protesting against "power crisis" in the state.

Jun 11, 2014, 19:17 PM IST

Protest in Delhi against power crisis

Residents of north west Delhi`s Sultanpuri area, along with Congress legislator Jai Kishan Wednesday staged a protest against the ongoing power crisis in the national capital.

Jun 11, 2014, 16:01 PM IST

Delhi power crisis: Arvind Kejriwal seeks appointment with PM, Congress protests

AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal has sought an appointment with Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss the ongoing power crisis in the national capital, said reports on Wednesday.

Jun 11, 2014, 11:29 AM IST

Kejriwal attacks BJP over power crisis, government formation

AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal Tuesday called the BJP "irresponsible" for neither being able to handle the ongoing power crisis nor allowing government formation in the national capital.

Jun 10, 2014, 17:11 PM IST

Piyush Goyal blames former Congress govt for power crisis in Delhi

As Delhi continues to face long power cuts, Minister of State for Power (Independent Charge) Piyush Goyal on Tuesday held detailed consultations with Lt Governor Najeeb Jung to find possible solution to the ongoing power crisis.

Jun 10, 2014, 10:00 AM IST

BJP attacks Uttar Pradesh government for power crisis

The Uttar Pradesh unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday launched a scathing attack on the Samajwadi Party government for acute power crisis in the state.

Jun 09, 2014, 23:56 PM IST

Power, water crisis: Cong MLAs gherao Delhi Chief Secretary

Congress MLAs and scores of party workers today gheraoed Delhi Chief Secretary S K Srivastava at his office, demanding immediate improvement in supply of power and water in the national capital.

Jun 09, 2014, 14:49 PM IST

India likely to see over 5% power shortage this fiscal

India is projected to see a power shortage of 5.1 percent compared to demand in the current financial year with southern and north-eastern regions anticipated to witness high deficits.

Jun 08, 2014, 21:01 PM IST

''Power crisis may force closure of 25% small businesses''

Acute power shortages are likely to force over 25 percent micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) in several states, mostly in north India, to close their businesses, according to industry lobby Assocham.

Jun 08, 2014, 19:53 PM IST

Dipankar Bhattacharyya accuses BJP of doublespeak in Jharkhand

BJP`s protest over power crisis entered the fourth day on Thursday even as senior party leader Yashwant Sinha and his supporters did not apply for bail, while CPI (ML-Liberation) accused the saffron party of "doublespeak".

Jun 06, 2014, 05:08 AM IST

Akhilesh gets feel of power crisis in surprise inspection

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Wednesday got a first hand taste of the grim power scenario in the state during a surprise inspection at Shravasti on the sprawling state`s border with Nepal.

Jun 04, 2014, 23:53 PM IST

Yashwant Sinha, BJP workers arrested for `assaulting` JSEB official

Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha and 300 party workers and leaders were arrested for allegedly assaulting a Jharkhand State Electricity Board official over a power crisis issue in the state.

Jun 03, 2014, 02:39 AM IST

BJP, Samajwadi Party play blame game over UP power crisis

As Uttar Pradesh reels under a power crisis, a war of letters has broken out between the BJP-led union government and the state`s ruling Samajwadi Party.

May 31, 2014, 13:21 PM IST