Turkey grinds to halt after massive power cut

A massive power cut caused chaos Tuesday across Turkey, shutting down the metro networks in Istanbul and the capital Ankara, with the government saying an outside attack on the system was not ruled out.

Dutch power restored after cut causes chaos

A massive power cut caused chaos in and around the Dutch capital Amsterdam on Friday, including halting all flights at Schiphol International Airport before supplies were restored.

Massive Dutch power cut causes chaos, halts Amsterdam flights

A massive power cut has caused chaos in Netherlands` densely-populated North Holland province, including halting all flights to and from Amsterdam`s busy Schiphol International Airport, an airport spokeswoman said.

One killed in Madagascar power cut protests

At least one person was killed and five injured in Madagascar on Monday after violent demonstrations over persistent power outages in the eastern city of Toamasina.

Kate Bush's show delayed by power cut
Kate Bush's show delayed by power cut

Fans of singer Kate Bush were left anxiously waiting for over an hour after a power cut delayed her comeback gig at a venue in London.

Bombay HC pulls up Maha for load shedding at HSC, SSC Exam centres

 The Bombay High Court has pulled up Maharashtra government for its apathy towards students due to load-shedding at Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and Secondary School Certificate (SSC) examination centres in schools across the state.

Maharashtra govt orders probe into Mumbai power cut

Maharashtra government on Wednesday ordered an inquiry into the massive power outages faced by several parts of south and central Mumbai yesterday.

BJP activists protest against power cut in Agra

BJP activists hold demonstration against power cut in Agra on Wednesday.

Power cuts should be `only` 6-7 hours daily: Pak PM

Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today ordered to bring down the load-shedding level to 6 hours in urban and 7 hours in rural areas in next few days, terming existing level of load-shedding as unacceptable.

Blackout in Syria`s Aleppo enters second week: NGO

Syria`s Aleppo has been hit by a power cut for seven consecutive days, a monitoring group said Friday, the day after some 50 civilians were killed in air raids there.

DPCC chief asks Kejriwal to help end long hours of power cut

Arvinder Singh on Wednesday asked Arvinder Kejriwal to address the issue of widespread power cuts across the city in the last few days.

Thai protesters cut power to govt HQ, ask army to step in

Thai opposition protesters on Thursday cut power and water supplies to the government headquarters and appealed to the powerful military to intervene to topple premier Yingluck Shinawatra amid a raging political crisis.

Two more bodies recovered from Dhanbad mine

Two more bodies were recovered Tuesday from a mine in Jharkhand`s Dhanbad district where an accident trapped four miners Monday. One body was recovered earlier.

Coalminers trapped due to power cut, rescued after 7 hrs

As many as 51 miners at the Jeetpur coalmines of the Steel Authority of India got trapped there Friday due to power failure and were rescued after seven hours.

Ghaziabad villagers protest power cuts

Enraged over unscheduled power outages since the past 15 days, villagers in Modinagar district staged protest outside a power sub-station.

Noida villagers protest power cuts, hold staff captive

Enraged over unscheduled power outages, villagers on Saturday staged protest outside a power sub-station here and held the staff there captive for nearly a couple of hours.

J&K residents take to Twitter to complain about power cuts

Residents of Kashmir Valley, which is reeling under a major power crisis, have taken to social networking sites to vent their anger.

Jaspal Bhatti`s `Power Cut` to release Oct 19

Jaspal Bhatti, known for his satirical TV series ‘Flop Show’, is all set to release his directorial venture ‘Power Cut’ Oct 19.

Chinese-built plant failure leads to power cuts in SL

Recurring technical faults in the Chinese built Norochcholai coal power plant have led to power cuts in Sri Lanka.

Delhi`s power situation worsens as NHPC cuts 200MW

The cut in supply came as electricity demand on Friday touched an all-time high of 5,330 MW.