power crisis

Akhilesh Yadav in trouble as power crisis hit Uttar Pradesh

Angry residents are taking to the streets across Uttar Pradesh in the wake of severe electricity outages which have put the Samajwadi Party government in a spot.

May 30, 2014, 15:15 PM IST

Three major power stations in Andhra Pradesh shut down due to strike

The state of Andhra Pradesh (including the Telangana region) is reeling under a major power crisis due to a strike by electricity employees since Sunday morning.

May 26, 2014, 22:05 PM IST

SC tells NTPC not to cut power supply to Delhi till March 26

In a relief for the citizens of Delhi, the Supreme Court on Friday instructed the NTPC not to act on its threat of cutting power supply to Reliance Infra-run power discoms BRPL and BYPL.

Feb 07, 2014, 09:22 AM IST

China helping Pak solve power crisis despite threats: Report

Several Chinese companies and institutes are working closely with Pakistan to address its energy crisis despite severe security threats.

Aug 08, 2013, 18:25 PM IST

Bihar power crisis to be over by 2015, says minister

Power crisis in Bihar would be a thing of the past by 2015, Power Minister Bijrendra Prasad Yadav told the Assembly on Thursday.

Aug 01, 2013, 22:28 PM IST

East Delhi gets new grid sub-station

Supply of electricity is all set to improve in various localities of East Delhi with Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit today dedicating a grid sub-station in Mayur Vihar phase-III.

Jul 25, 2013, 21:30 PM IST

We inherited Rs 25 thousand cr power dues from BSP: Akhilesh Yadav

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday blamed the previous BSP government for the state`s power crisis, claiming the state inherited power dues to the tune of Rs 25 thousand crore.

Jun 18, 2013, 18:13 PM IST

AP legislature`s Budget session to resume tomorrow

Power crisis, farmers` problems, corruption and Telangana statehood would be among the issues the opposition parties would raise during the Budget session of Andhra Pradesh legislature which resumes on Monday.

Jun 09, 2013, 20:32 PM IST

Demand for power in Delhi touches all-time high

Demand for power in the capital broke all records on Thursday, touching an all-time high of 5,653 Megawatt, triggering long power cuts in several areas due to tripping of distribution network following increased load.

Jun 07, 2013, 10:11 AM IST

Sriprakash Jaiswal stages protest against power crisis

Union Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal alleged that despite acute shortage of power, the UP govt continues to provide regular supply to all SP strongholds.

Apr 19, 2013, 19:26 PM IST

Vijayamma blames Cong, TDP for power crisis in AP

The ruling Congress and main Opposition TDP should be blamed for the present power crisis in Andhra Pradesh, YSR Congress Party alleged on Tuesday.

Apr 02, 2013, 20:20 PM IST

Arunachal Pradesh suffers from power crisis

Arunachal Pradesh, with an estimated 58,000 megawatts hydro power generation potential, has been facing an acute power crisis for the past two and a half months.

Apr 01, 2013, 13:38 PM IST

Power crisis worsens in northeast India: Tripura minister

The electricity crisis in India`s northeast has worsened due to prolonged dry spells leading to falling water levels in rivers and reservoirs of all the major hydel power projects.

Mar 29, 2013, 16:34 PM IST

TDP launches indefinite stir over AP power crisis

Around 24 MLAs of main opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) tonight went on an indefinite hunger strike here against the government`s "failure" to resolve the grave power crisis gripping Andhra Pradesh.

Mar 26, 2013, 23:30 PM IST

Power crisis, Telangana issue to dominate AP`s Budget session

The ongoing power crisis, a no-confidence motion and the separate Telangana issue are expected to rattle the Congress government in Andhra Pradesh during the Budget session of the Legislative Assembly beginning on Wednesday.

Mar 12, 2013, 18:04 PM IST

Nagaland facing acute power crisis

Nagaland is reeling under acute shortage of power supply with almost 8-10 hours of load shedding.

Mar 12, 2013, 11:51 AM IST

Ruckus in UP Assembly over power crisis

The Uttar Pradesh Assembly on Wednesday witnessed noisy scenes over the issue of power crisis.

Feb 20, 2013, 15:40 PM IST

Power outage in several parts of Delhi

Several areas in the city on Friday faced outages for varying duration as power supply from NTPC`s Dadri station in Uttar Pradesh was cut by nearly 500 mega watt due to technical glitches.

Jan 26, 2013, 00:14 AM IST

Indian companies facing huge power shortage: Ficci

Noting that Indian companies are suffering production shortfall due to powers cuts, a study by Ficci Sunday suggested a 10-point policy package to provide affordable and quality electricity to industrial consumers.

Jan 13, 2013, 13:13 PM IST

DMK chief leads state-wide protest on TN power crisis

DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Tuesday led a state-wide protest on the power crisis and questioned its claims about the state being `peaceful`.

Dec 18, 2012, 15:18 PM IST