first_imgESB Networks are warning of power cuts in Donegal this evening as a thunder storm works its way up the west coast.Staff have already re-connected 30 homes near Laghey.More than 100 homes in Cullion, Letterkenny, have had their power cut off this evening. ESB Networks staff say they hope to restore power there by 11.15pm at the latest.But with more thunder and lightning predicted in the next few hours, more homes could be cut off. POWER CUTS AS LIGHTNING STORM HITS DONEGAL was last modified: June 7th, 2014 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:donegalESBlightningpower cutslast_img read more

Dream Chasers to start selection process in Mumbai on Apr 16

first_imgMumbai, Apr 9 (PTI) The selection process for football talent hunt Dream Chasers, to be conducted across Maharashtra, Gujarat, Kerala, Delhi, Assam and Bengal, is to commence here on April 16.The programme, launched by sports promotion firm Proforce, is being mentored by India captain Sunil Chhetri. It aims to pick young talent and train them for a period of five years in association with one of Europes top clubs, Sporting Clube de Portugal (SCP).The first round of selection trials would be conducted in Maharashtra till May 15 before the scene shifts to neighbouring Gujarat, according to a media release.After the conclusion of the second round in July-end, trials would be held in August in Kerala followed by Delhi, Kolkata and Guwahati, the release said.At the end of the entire programme, 15 boys – in the 8-14 age group – would be picked for the five-year residential course in Kolhapur where, besides football training, their education as well as lodging and boarding would also be looked after.The programme would include 10 months of football training in Kolhapur and one month of free training every year at SCP, the release added. PTI SSR RSY SSC RYSlast_img read more