Grinder Muivah discharged after hijack charges dropped in 2000

Grinder Muivah, arrested in 2000 in Kolkata on the charge that he attempted hijacking an Indian Airlines aircraft, was later discharged by a court.

Cyprus remands suspected EgyptAir hijacker who wanted to see ex-wife

Cyprus remands suspected EgyptAir hijacker who wanted to see ex-wife

A court in Cyprus on Wednesday remanded an Egyptian national in custody on suspicion of hijacking an EgyptAir aircraft with a fake suicide belt and diverting it to the east Mediterranean island.

EgyptAir hijack: As it happened

EgyptAir hijack: As it happened

An EgyptAir plane on a domestic flight was hijacked on Tuesday and later landed in Cyprus, where all but four foreign passengers and the crew were released.

Hijack suspected as Malaysian cargo ship goes missing

Malaysian authorities were Thursday searching for a cargo ship that has been missing for a week and is feared hijacked in the piracy-prone South China Sea, a coast guard official said.

Terrorists may attack flights on 15th August

Terrorists plan to hijack Delhi-Lahore airplane on Independence Day, according to sources; may use para-gliders to infiltrate.

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LeT may hijack Indian plane with ISI's help: IB

Even as security agencies remain on high-alert ahead of Independence Day, the Intelligence Bureau (IB) has issued an alert that the Lashkar-e-Toiba is planning multiple terror attacks in India in the months of August and September.

The inside story of IC-814 hijacking

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Malaysian-flagged tanker missing: Piracy watchdog

 A Malaysian-flagged tanker carrying petrol has gone missing off the south coast and is feared hijacked, the International Maritime Bureau said today.

Pakistan executes eight death row convicts

Eight death row convicts, including three men who hijacked an airplane in May 1998, were executed on Thursday in Pakistan.

China's Great Firewall hijacks Faebook's login system

China's Great Firewall has reportedly been consistently intercepting the Javascript module from Facebook Login, which allows third-party sites to authorize users through Facebook infrastructure, for the last three days.

Turkish Airlines flight returns to Istanbul after unaccompanied bags found

A Turkish Airlines flight to Lisbon was diverted back to Istanbul on Wednesday after unaccompanied baggage was found on board, a spokeswoman told Reuters.

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Intelligence agencies send hijack alert for Delhi-Kabul Air India flight

Security of airports across the nation was stepped up on Sunday after inleggigence agencies warned of a possible hijack attempt by militants on Delh-Kabul flights.

Kandahar-style hijack threat: Air India Delhi-Kabul flights on alert, security beefed up at airports

Kandahar-style hijack threat: Air India Delhi-Kabul flights on alert, security beefed up at airports

Security of airports across the nation was stepped up on Sunday after intelligence agencies warned of a possible hijack attempt by militants on Delhi-Kabul flights.

Bill in RS to provide for death penalty for hijackers

A bill seeking stringent punishment including death penalty for hijackers and giving right to security forces to shoot down an aircraft, which may be used as a missile, was introduced in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday.

China businesses hijack environmental issues online

The government and corporations in China managed to hijack the issues concerning air pollution, raised by online activists in social media, a study suggests.

Six dead as police storm besieged Tunisia house

Six people, including five women, were killed Friday when Tunisian security forces stormed a house where gunmen were locked in a standoff with police near the capital, the authorities said.

Vietnam-flagged tanker goes missing, hijack feared

A Vietnam-flagged tanker has gone missing en route from Singapore to the Vietnamese port of Quang Tri and is feared hijacked, a world piracy watchdog said on Tuesday, amid growing concern over piracy in Southeast Asian waters.

American who hijacked jet to Cuba gets 20 years

An American who returned from Cuba decades after hijacking a jetliner to the communist island was sentenced today to 20 years in US prison but will be eligible for early release on parole, an acknowledgement by prosecutors of the years he spent behind bars in Cuba.