POWERLESS IN INDIA

  • Can the new government solve the power crisis in the country? May 29, 2014

    Power cuts in Uttar Pradesh after May 16 have been making life tough for people. With the state reeling under acute power crisis, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has blamed the Centre for it. Akhilesh has clarified that the power cuts are not driven by any ulterior motive. IBN18 EditorinChief Rajdeep...
  • Powerless in India: What should the Modi government do? May 29, 2014

    Power cuts in Uttar Pradesh after May 16 have been making life tough for people. With the state reeling under acute power crisis, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has blamed the Centre for it. Akhilesh has clarified that the power cuts are not driven by any ulterior motive. CNNIBN takes calls...
  • 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...
  • WB electricity woes continue, Govt in a fix October 20, 2011

    Kolkata: Unlike other parts of the country, West Bengal is suffering from an acute power shortage due to policies of the present Mamata Banerjee government. It is reported that Mamata isn't ready to take the unpopular measure of hiking power tariffs for areas covered by the state electricity board despite...