Four suspected hijackers were arrested early Tuesday with handmade bombs, a media report said.Dec 09, 2014, 16:43 PM IST
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.Jun 02, 2014, 09:38 AM IST
A Chinese court on Tuesday sentenced to death three men and another to life in prison for hijacking a passenger plane.Dec 11, 2012, 18:56 PM IST
Violence in the Niger Delta`s vast swamps and waterways has in the past cut oil output, moving global prices.Nov 19, 2011, 15:44 PM IST
Hijackers like those who crashed planes in New York, Washington and Pennsylvania could still get state IDs.Sep 16, 2011, 10:38 AM IST
A parliamentary committee has said capital
punishment must be awarded to conspirators.
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.
The Group of Ministers (GoM ) on aviation security on Tuesday recommended death penalty for plane hijackers.Jan 12, 2010, 14:41 PM IST
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.
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.Aug 20, 2009, 22:01 PM IST
Russia has arrested 8 people who hijacked the merchant ship Arctic Sea, Defense Minister was quoted as saying by Russian news agencies on Tuesday.Aug 18, 2009, 14:17 PM IST