Half of India Crippled by Second Day of Power Failures
HEATHER TIMMONS and SRUTHI GOTTIPATI
About 600 million people lost power in India on Tuesday when the country’s northern and eastern electricity grids failed, crippling the country for a second consecutive day.
The outage stopped hundreds of trains in their tracks, darkened traffic lights, shuttered the Delhi Metro and left nearly everyone — the police, water utilities, private businesses and citizens — without electricity.
Read Full Story