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Power restored in India after world's biggest blackoutPower in India was fully restored on Wednesday after two days of grid failures in several states caused massive blackouts that affected around 600 million people.
Half of India without power after grid failureIndia was hit by a second day of major blackouts on Tuesday after grids in a dozen states went down, leaving around half of the country’s 1.2 billion population without power.