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People protest power tariff hike in Rajasthan

August 9th, 2012 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Aug 9 (IANS) People in Rajasthan are up in arms against the hike in power tariff saying it would put more burden on them, especially at a time of ... Read more...

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Gurgaon residents protest power cuts

July 3rd, 2012 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, July 3 (IANS) A severe power crisis Tuesday led residents, including municipal councillors, to agitate and block roads in the various parts of Gurgaon, causing extended traffic jams in ... Read more...

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Thousands protest power project in Chile

May 30th, 2011 - 11:08 am ICT by IANS
Santiago, May 30 (IANS/EFE) More than 15,000 people took to the streets of Santiago to protest the HidroAysen project, which calls for building five dams in Chile's Patagonia region.The demonstrators ... Read more...

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Farmers protest power shortage in Aurangabad

December 2nd, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by ANI
By Abdul HadiAurangabad, Dec.2 (ANI): Farmers in Maharashtra's Aurangabad district protested the sudden cut in the power supply and demanded electricity supply to protect their crops from drying up, as they are ... Read more...

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Two die in clash over power outage in Pakistan

August 19th, 2010 - 1:05 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 18 (IANS) At least two people were killed in a clash Wednesday between police and a mob protesting power outages in Pakistan's Punjab province. The protesters threw stones and blocked the ... Read more...

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West Bengal farmers protest power project expansion

August 19th, 2009 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 19 (IANS) At least 15 people were injured, including seven policemen, as hundreds of farmers clashed with cops in West Bengal's Burdwan district Wednesday over the proposed expansion of a ... Read more...

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Angry Delhiites protest power cuts, Dikshit meets officials

June 28th, 2009 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) Enraged residents of Delhi continued their protest against one of the worst power crises to hit the national capital, coercing Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Sunday to ... Read more...

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Angry Delhi residents protest power, water shortages (Lead)

June 27th, 2009 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) Delhi's power and water woes continue without an end in sight, with citizens taking to the streets yet again Saturday to protest the crippling shortages. People blocked ... Read more...

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BJP legislators protest power and water shortage in Delhi

June 16th, 2009 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Legislators from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday staged a demonstration outside the Delhi assembly to protest power and water shortage in the national capital. ... Read more...

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