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    Power restored in Pakistan after nationwide blackout

    Agence France-Presse . Islamabad | Updated at 11:17am on January 11, 2021

    Power supply was restored across Pakistan on Sunday after the country was hit by a massive electricity blackout, officials said. The electricity distribution system in...

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    AD summons DPDC MD for power disruption

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:45pm on October 01, 2020

    The Appellate Division on Thursday summoned Dhaka Power Distribution Company Limited managing director Bikash Dewan to appear before it on Sunday to explain frequent power...

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    4 lakh without electricity

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:59pm on September 10, 2020

    Around 4 lakh consumers in parts of Mymensingh district town and its adjacent villages continued to face blackouts on Thursday as the second transformer at...

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    A power outage by any other name would remain as vexing

    | Updated at 12:00am on March 12, 2020

    SIX power distribution and one transmission companies, all in the public sector, are unwilling to accept that power outages, or load shedding in the technical...

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    Power cuts make households, industries suffer in Bangladesh

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:25am on March 11, 2020

    With the country’s installed power generation capacity at 22,787 MW against the demand of 9,000 MW, as shown in the official statistics, living in the...

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    Sydney may face power cut as fires destroy substations

    Agence France-Presse. Sydney, Australia | Updated at 04:02pm on January 04, 2020

    Electricity supplies in Australia's most populous state, including its largest city Sydney, were under threat on Saturday after bushfires took out two substations with authorities...

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    Manhattan plunged into darkness due to massive power cut

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 01:45pm on July 14, 2019

    Subway stations plunged into darkness and the billboards of Times Square suddenly flicked...