Street in Islamabad plunged into near-darkness by power cut
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Pakistan crisis over power cuts

People all over Pakistan have begun to protest in the streets as they continue to be affected by power cuts of up to 18 hours a day.

The country has serious problems in its energy sector, but the government has added to the problem by failing to pay its own bills.

Aleem Maqbool reports from Islamabad.

  • 13 May 2012
  • From the section Asia