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EgyptAir flight MS181 hijacked

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Mar 29, 2016, 15:40 PM IST

How Delhi is gearing up for I-Day celebrations!

As the national capital is gearing up for the 69th Independence Day celebrations on Saturday amid fears of terror attack, here’s a look at the layers of security for the big event.


Aug 14, 2015, 20:12 PM IST

Turkish Airlines flight makes emergency landing at Delhi airport

A Turkish Airlines flight flying from Bangkok to Istanbul, which had made emergency landing at New Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport on Tuesday afternoon following a bomb threat mid-air,

Jul 07, 2015, 18:41 PM IST

Dulat's claim of "goof up" by Vajpayee govt in Kandahar fuels controversy

Former RAW chief AS Dulat's claim of a "goof up" in Kandahar hijack response by the Vajpayee government in 1999 triggered a controversy on Friday with BJP outrightly rejecting it while Congress alleged that its "soft" approach laid the "foundation of terrorism".

Jul 03, 2015, 21:15 PM IST

Ethiopian Airline pilot found guilty of hijacking plane

An Ethiopian Airlines pilot who last year diverted a plane to Geneva so he could seek asylum, was on Monday convicted in absentia of hijacking the aircraft by a court in Addis Ababa, local radio reported.

Mar 18, 2015, 00:41 AM IST

New anti-hijacking bill for death to hijackers gets cabinet nod

The Union Cabinet on Tuesday okayed the comprehensive Anti-Hijacking Bill 2014 which provides for death sentence in cases of hijacking where it results in the death of a hostage or of a security pe

Dec 03, 2014, 12:50 PM IST

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.

Jul 18, 2014, 02:45 AM IST

Ukraine launches terror probe over Turkish plane hijack bid

Ukraine launched a terror probe into a bid by an apparently drunk man to force an airliner flying to Turkey to land in Sochi where leaders gathered for the opening of the Winter Olympic Games.

Feb 08, 2014, 19:06 PM IST

Researcher shows how Android phone can hijack plane

It is possible to hack an entire plane using an Android smartphone, it has emerged.

Apr 12, 2013, 10:46 AM IST

Plane hijack scare in Amsterdam

Reports of a passenger plane being hijacked in Amsterdam`s Schiphol airport turned out to be a scare.

Aug 29, 2012, 18:25 PM IST

Russians detained in Germany for plotting plane hijack

A woman overheard 2 men speaking and believed they were discussing plans to hijack plane to Moscow.

May 13, 2010, 11:54 AM IST

Kandahar hijack planners came via B’desh: Jaish militant

A suspected JeM operative arrested in Dhaka has told B’deshi investigators that he arranged safe passage to India from Bangladesh for several Islamist militants who were involved in the IA hijack.

Mar 06, 2010, 11:03 AM IST