Bomb threat proves hoax in Keezhakarai

Schools in Keezhakarai Municipal Town here were on Monday closed following an anonymous letter threatening that bombs had been planted in five institutions which was later proved to be hoax, police said.

Two persons secured for hoax bomb threat to Bangaluru airport

Two persons have been secured here for allegedly making a hoax bomb threat call inside Bangaluru's Kempegowda International Airport, police said on Sunday.

FBI under fire for fake news site to nab suspect

The FBI has come under fire from media organisations following disclosures that it create a fake news website to track down a suspect in a bomb threat case.

Japan bomb threat ends school early for 44,000

About 44,000 young children were sent home early in one Japanese city Tuesday when 101 elementary schools were closed because of a bomb threat, police and reports said.

Chennai airport gets another hoax call, checks intensified

For the second time in two days, the Airport here received a bomb threat call on Wednesday, following which security was intensified and checks carried out at over 20 areas in the premises, police said.

Toronto police probe bomb threat against Mayor Rob Ford

Toronto police has said they are investigating an alleged email threat to bomb city hall if crack-smoking Mayor Rob Ford does not immediately resign.

Man held over bomb threat as RAF escorts jet to UK airport

British police on Tuesday arrested a man suspected of making a hoax bomb threat that forced a Qatar Airways plane to make an emergency landing under military jet escort.

Airport in Russia`s St Petersburg evacuated after bomb threat

The Pulkovo airport in Russia`s St Petersburg has been evacuated because of a bomb threat, police said today.

Hoax bomb threat to train

An anonymous telephone call stating that a bomb has been planted in the Kannur-Ernakulam Inter-City Express turned out to be a hoax on Friday.

Bomb threat: Air India files police complaint

Air India on Tuesday filed a police complaint in connection with the bomb threat call received Monday following which its Kochi-Delhi flight with 164 people on board, was asked to land at Bangalore airport in full emergency.

Air India plane makes emergency landing in Bangalore after bomb scare

A Delhi-bound Air India plane from Kochi, with 156 passengers and eight crew onboard, made an emergency landing at Bangalore airport following a bomb threat call.

FIFA World Cup: Hackers post fake bomb threat from Brazil Police`s Twitter handle

FIFA World Cup — Plagued with protests and riots, Brazil`s federal police had to go into overdrive on Saturday to quell rumours of a bomb threat at Estadio Mineirao in Belo Horizonte, where Brazil played its Round of 16 game against Chile.

Bomb threat disrupts German ex-leader`s birthday bash: Report

A bomb threat in Germany forced the evacuation of a luxury hotel during a 70th birthday party for former chancellor Gerhard Schroeder, media reports said Tuesday.

Bomb threat forces Acropolis Museum evacuation

Greek authorities have evacuated the Acropolis Museum in Athens and an adjacent subway station after receiving a bomb threat.

Bomb threat call at Delhi Metro turns out to be hoax

An unidentified caller Thursday triggered alarm bells at the Delhi Metro by claiming a bomb had been planted inside the latter`s premises.

Norwegian flight in emergency landing after bomb threat

A Norwegian Air Shuttle flight made an emergency landing in the Swedish city of Gothenburg on Friday after a passenger made a bomb threat, Swedish police said.

Texas State University back to normal after bomb threat

A campus of Texas State University returned to its normalcy after officials responded to a bomb threat Tuesday morning, media reported.

Bomb threat empties Air France jet in Caracas

Authorities in Venezuela evacuated an Air France jet poised for takeoff to Paris after French officials warned of a potential bomb threat.

Bomb scare at Infosys office in Mangalore

The office of IT major Infosys here was evacuated on Thursday following a bomb threat, reports said.

Bomb threat call turns out to be hoax

An anonymous call, claiming that a bomb has been planted near a gate of Sawai Man Singh hospital, turned out to be a hoax on Friday, police said.