power outage

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Noun1.power outage - equipment failure resulting when the supply of power fails; "the ice storm caused a power outage"
equipment failure, breakdown - a cessation of normal operation; "there was a power breakdown"
blackout - the failure of electric power for a general region
flame-out - the failure of a jet engine caused by an interruption of the fuel supply or by faulty combustion
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Tribune News Network Doha QATAR General Electricity & Water Corporation (Kahramaa) will stop the issuance of paper notifications for power outage from April 1, 2018, the Corporation has announced.
And like many Pakistanis, I deluded myself into believing the new nine-hour power outage to be temporary.
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PESHAWAR -- Provincial leaders and activists of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on Tuesday asked PESCO officials to end the prolonged and unannounced power outage in provincial city before and during the holy month of Ramazan.
amp;nbsp;This will help determine if food is safe to consume in the event of a power outage.
The camp of leading presidential candidate Senator Grace Poe described the five-hour power outage at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Naia) Terminal 3 from Saturday to early Sunday morning as another embarrassment for the country.
JEDDAH: Residents of some districts in Jeddah, especially Al-Rawdah, complained of severe power outage on Monday.
Two million of these utility customers experienced a power outage lasting eight hours or longer, according to Munich, Germany-based global insurer Allianz.
According to EAC spokeswoman Christina Papadopoulou, a power outage at 1:45am on Thursday was repaired by midday at 1:30pm, restoring power to businesses and homes during the summer holiday peak season.
GAZA, March 24 (KUNA) -- Three people were injured when security forces dispersed a rally protesting the power outage in the Gaza Strip, said local sources here late Monday.
Electricity minister says the power outage on Thursday morning was caused by routine maintenance
Meanwhile, many residential areas in Muscat witnessed power outage after the rain started.