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Police arrest four hijackers in Dhaka, seize bombs

Four suspected hijackers were arrested early Tuesday with handmade bombs, a media report said.

Thai oil tanker recovered, cargo taken by hijackers: Authorities

A Thai oil tanker reported missing two days ago has been recovered with all of its crew members safe but pirates who hijacked the tanker took its cargo and damaged communications gear, the International Maritime Bureau said on Monday.

Three hijackers sentenced to death in China

A Chinese court on Tuesday sentenced to death three men and another to life in prison for hijacking a passenger plane.

`Hijackers take 2 boats, hostages, off Nigeria`

Violence in the Niger Delta`s vast swamps and waterways has in the past cut oil output, moving global prices.

Hijackers could get state IDs today: 9/11 panelist

Hijackers like those who crashed planes in New York, Washington and Pennsylvania could still get state IDs.

Parliamentary panel for death penalty to hijackers

A parliamentary committee has said capital
punishment must be awarded to conspirators.

Shoot down hijacked plane, death penalty for hijackers?

With terror threats from skies
looming large in the wake of 9/11 in the US, government is
likely to amend the existing anti-hijacking law which would
arm it with powers to shoot down a hijacked aircraft.

Death penalty for plane hijackers mooted

The Group of Ministers (GoM ) on aviation security on Tuesday recommended death penalty for plane hijackers.

Pak continues to ignore India plea for IC-814 hijackers

Ten years after the hijacking of
Indian Airlines plane, Pakistan is yet to respond to formal
requests made by India for extradition of the five hijackers
and two of their accomplices.

Arctic Sea hijackers questioned in Russian jail

Russian authorities flew the suspected hijackers of the cargo vessel Arctic Sea to Moscow on Thursday and took them for interrogation, dismissing suggestions that the ship may have been carrying weapons.

Russia arrests 8 hijackers of merchant ship: Reports

Russia has arrested 8 people who hijacked the merchant ship Arctic Sea, Defense Minister was quoted as saying by Russian news agencies on Tuesday.