POWERCUTS

  • The Citizen Journalist Show June 15, 2014

    In this week's episode, rape survivors' pick up CJ mike to fight for justice, citizens talk about how power cuts affect them ,a CJ highlights the misuse of funds by civic bodies in Bangalore,homeless appeal the new government for rehabilitation. Plus, a fathers fight to save his lone child from...
  • TN: Kanchipuram's weaving industry hit by powercuts December 17, 2012

    Kanchipuram: For the weavers of Kanchipuram, the darkness has now become a part of their daily life. With a massive sixeight hour power cut everyday, business in the silk capital of India is taking a massive hit. And due to decline in production, the weavers are now forced to move...
  • Power cuts in UP for more than 13 hours a day June 1, 2011

    Lucknow: About 60 kms from UP's glittering capital Lucknow is Vishnupur village one of the many centers where the State's famous chikan embroidery is produced. As the sun sets in the village, homes light up the way they would have 60 years ago. A picture that stitches together...
  • Load shedding plagues Bangalore, says CJ October 11, 2007

    Bangalore might have become an A1 City, but its still plagued by problems of load shedding. The Bangalore Electricity Supply Company has announced unscheduled power cuts in various parts of the city for a period of 15 days, something residents are not very happy about. Citizen Journalist Udaysimha highlights the...