A superpower that couldn't keep the lights on: India restored electricity to 680M people that...

|By:, SA News Editor

A superpower that couldn't keep the lights on: India restored electricity to 680M people that lost power, but it will take much longer to restore the country's reputation. Reforms nearly a decade ago left the sector heavily regulated and state-dominated, allowing politicians to continue doling out "free" electricity - and there's never enough of that to go around.