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Blackouts, Take Outs, and Cockroaches

Our placement house is located in Alangayam, Tamil Nadu, and this whole South Indian state suffers from rolling blackouts whenever there is an energy deficit. The issue is the worst in rural areas of the state, being of ‘low priority,’ and at the house we have around three power cuts each day. 269 more words

Increases in power outages reported

A report has revealed that the number of power cuts in the UK has actually doubled over the last year, causing problems for both residential and business properties. 461 more words

Electrical News

Electronic Hiatus!

Old, but still pertinent…

As a result of electrical glitches being – one hopes – un-glitched, the power has been off in my road since nine this morning. 1,070 more words


Split Personality

Today is the first anniversary of the 30 June 2013 Revolution, when 30 million Egyptians took to the streets and very loudly denounced the rule of Morsi and his terrorist organization the Muslim Brotherhood. 1,116 more words

A great find: 3

These hurricane lamps are a win! R100 each from Game and what’s more, they run on battery (okay, I have quoted the price exclusive of batteries – for good reason)! 17 more words

Whats On

Chapter Twenty One: Cappadocia

I woke with a start. Just kidding – I smeared out of my sweaty duvet bleary eyed, riding the sweet, confusing line between still drunk and faffing about with a hangover. 695 more words