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Egypt - Society
5/7/2024 9:45:12 PM
Upon a request from the Ministry of Education to halt load shedding during the second term exams, the Egyptian Electricity Holding Company will schedule power cuts between 3-7pm, instead of 8am-3pm.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Features
1/30/2024 9:20:35 PM
The further development of solar power could help provide more reliable and inexpensive electricity while reducing the need for state subsidies, reports Sarah Elhosary

Business - Economy
1/2/2024 6:26:40 PM
The Egyptian government announced limiting the power outage plan to morning hours as of Wednesday to cater to the needs of students as the season of mid-year tests is starting,

Al-Ahram Weekly - Economy
12/19/2023 5:55:55 PM

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
11/17/2023 10:00:00 PM
The Palestinian health ministry said that 24 patients at Israeli-occupied Al-Shifa hospital in the under-bombardment Gaza Strip had died within 48 hours due to power outages.

Egypt - Society
9/16/2023 10:32:38 AM
MP Hala Abu El-Saad has submitted an urgent inquiry to the Egyptian government following complaints over prolonged power blackouts, despite lower temperatures in September.

World - Africa
8/26/2023 9:18:15 PM
Several regions of Kenya were still without electricity Saturday in outages that also left Nairobi international airport in darkness for several hours.

World - Region
7/31/2023 6:52:54 PM
Several thousand people briefly took to the streets across the Gaza Strip on Sunday to protest chronic power outages and difficult living conditions.

Egypt - Society
7/30/2023 3:26:12 PM
Ongoing power outages across Egypt could extend through August and even into mid-September in a worst-case scenario if the heatwave does not relent, Cabinet Spokesman Nader Saad warned.

Egypt - Society
7/19/2023 7:45:00 PM
The recent power outages in the country were caused by increased consumption triggered by the ongoing intense heatwave, said Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly on Wednesday, in an answer to complaints from citizens about why the lights went out last week.

World - War in Ukraine
4/7/2023 10:51:37 PM
Russian forces used ground- and air-fired missiles, rocket launchers and weaponized drones to bombard the provinces of Ukraine it has illegally annexed but doesn't fully control, causing casualties, building damage and power outages Friday.

World - War in Ukraine
1/25/2023 5:57:58 PM
Regular power outages caused by Russian missile strikes have terrified tens of thousands of Ukrainians who rely on electricity to keep medical equipment running.

World - International
12/26/2022 12:01:24 PM
Heavy snowfall across large parts of Japan has killed 17 people over the last 10 days, with thousands of homes suffering power outages, Japanese officials said Monday.

World - International
12/24/2022 10:54:37 AM
‚ÄčTens of millions of Americans endured bone-chilling temperatures, blizzard conditions, power outages and canceled holiday gatherings Friday from a winter storm that forecasters said was nearly unprecedented in its scope, exposing about 60% of the U.S. population to some sort of winter weather advisory or warning.

World - War in Ukraine
12/16/2022 5:22:49 PM
Ukraine's capital came under one of the biggest attacks of the war Friday as Russia's invading forces fired dozens of missiles across the country, Ukrainian officials said, reporting strikes in at least four cities that triggered widespread emergency power outages.

World - War in Ukraine
11/18/2022 5:44:36 PM
Ukraine's electricity grid chief warned of hours-long power outages Friday as Russia zeroed in on Ukraine's energy infrastructure with heavy artillery and missile attacks that have interrupted supplies to as much as 40% of the country's people at the onset of winter.

World - War in Ukraine
11/15/2022 7:05:39 PM
Missile strikes hit cities across Ukraine on Tuesday and prompted mass power outages, a few days after a humiliating Russian retreat in the nation's south and in the middle of the G20 summit.

World - War in Ukraine
11/1/2022 11:43:34 AM
The decorative candles Yaroslav Vedmid bought more than a year ago were never meant to be lit, but the dried wax that now clings to them attests to how they've been used almost nightly - a consequence of power cuts across Ukraine.

World - International
12/20/2021 9:21:03 AM
The death toll rose to more than 200 following the strongest typhoon to batter the Philippines this year, with 52 people still missing and several central towns and provinces grappling with downed communications and power outages and pleading for food and water, officials said Monday.

World - Africa
10/30/2021 3:32:03 PM
Ethiopian forces retreated from Dessie, a strategic town in the Amhara region that borders Tigray, residents told AFP on Saturday following heavy fighting and power outages in the city.

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