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Power outages linger for millions as another icy storm looms

February 18, 2021 9:42 am

Texas officials ordered 7 million people to boil tap water before drinking it following days of record low temperatures that damaged infrastructure and froze pipes.

Power outage: Sabotage cannot be ruled out, committee to probe matter says Nitin Raut

October 15, 2020 10:30 am

Raut said a report submitted by a committee that had probed such power outages in 2011 and the subsequent action taken, if any, will also be discussed.

Mumbai: Day after 38 patients were shifted to other hospitals, another Covid patient dies

October 14, 2020 12:56 pm

The BMC has formed a committee to inquire into the incident and to inspect whether transfer procedure had any lapses that may have led to two deaths. The four-member committee has to submit its report in a week.

Power outage leaves several blocks in the dark in Manhattan

August 07, 2020 5:31 pm

A spokesperson for Consolidated Edison said Friday’s blackout started at 5.13 am in Manhattan, the Upper West Side and the Upper East Side and affected about 180,000 customers.

Central America suffers massive power outage

September 17, 2019 9:31 am

Honduras has been the worst affected with Nicaragua, El Salvador and Guatemala also partly without electricity. The blackout was caused by a failure in the connection network.

Power outage: Threat of coal shortage remains in Mumbai

January 07, 2018 4:42 am

In five years, the peak demand of Mumbai has shot up by over 350MW.

Maharashtra: Parts of Mumbai island city face power outage

October 16, 2015 9:19 pm

Several parts towards the north of the island city such as Sion, Matunga, Mahim, Dadar, Parel, Lower Parel, and Wadala, among others, suffered a power outage between 12 am and 1 am, with each area having faced a blackout for half an hour to 45 mins.

No blackout like situation: Piyush Goyal

June 12, 2014 5:52 pm

Power Minister Piyush Goyal states inadequacies in coal supplies. Mentions of coal stocks in days across India.

Power outage stumps passengers at domestic airport

March 13, 2014 3:22 am

The outage affected functioning of Closed Circuit Televisions including those at critical locations; air-conditioning was shut down