Thai tanker believed hijacked on way to Indonesia

A Thai tanker, initially believed to have been hijacked, is on its way to Indonesia, the International Maritime Bureau said Saturday.

Jun 01, 2014, 05:27 AM IST

Ethiopian Airlines plane hijacked by co-pilot

An Ethiopian Airlines plane was reportedly hijacked by co-pilot on Monday and was forced to land at Geneva airport in Switzerland.

Feb 17, 2014, 11:45 AM IST

Iran-bound Brazilian sugar ship hijacked off India

The Eglantine was hijacked off India`s southwest coast by suspected Somali pirates, NATO`s counter-piracy mission said.

Mar 27, 2012, 00:04 AM IST

Somali pirates free Italian tanker hijacked in Feb

The 105,000-ton tanker was seized on February 8 after five pirates
aboard a skiff opened fire.

Dec 21, 2011, 22:36 PM IST

13 Chinese sailors killed after ships hijacked

Thirteen Chinese nationals were
killed in an attack by suspected drug trafficker near the Thai-Myanmar border.

Oct 10, 2011, 18:59 PM IST

Captain of hijacked Taiwan boat died in crossfire

Confrontations with Somali pirates have turned more violent in recent months.

May 29, 2011, 11:57 AM IST

Hijackers threatened to blow up mystery ship: Reports

The hijackers of a cargo ship that disappeared off the coast of France threatened to blow it up if their ransom demands were not met, Russian news agencies reported on Wednesday.

Aug 19, 2009, 20:51 PM IST