An electrician works on an electric switchboard of a local generator in Baghdad. Reuters
When the mercury soared to 52 degrees Celsius (125 Fahrenheit) this week in Iraq, Ali Karrar placed his baby for a couple of minutes in the fridge. But when the power went off on Thursday night across oil-rich Iraq, people were left at a loss
With growing demand for electricity, especially to meet the requirements during peak summer, the Government of Iraq is accelerating its focus on strengthening the nation’s power infrastructure through two new agreements signed with GE.
Minister of Power Dullas Alahapperuma said an unspecified "technical issue" at the Kerawalapitiya power complex just outside the capital Colombo was the cause of the blackout, which hit the entire nation of 21 million people at about midday.
For the first time after they took over the country from the Americans and the government backed by the Americans, the Taliban leaders had a nationwide meeting of Islamic scholars
I must congratulate the BCCI for having a huge pool of talented players on their side. The BCCI is doing a great job for the cause of cricket in India.
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