Man, daughter die after hostage crisis in Holland

The Hague: A hostage situation in a Dutch town ended Thursday with the death of hostage-taker and his three-year-old daughter, police said.

Syria hostage deal: Two Turkish pilots freed in Lebanon

Two Turkish pilots, Murat Akpinar and Murat Agca, who were being held hostage in Lebanon by Syrian rebels have been released, Turkish state media was reported on Saturday as saying.

Man takes hostages at city hall in Germany’s Ingolstadt

A man took several people hostage at the city hall in the Bavarian city of Ingolstadt on Monday, police said.

Property dealer`s family held hostage, robbed of Rs 18 lakh

A 40-year-old property dealer and his family were allegedly held hostage at gunpoint and robbed of cash and valuables worth Rs 18 lakh by six armed persons in Sahibabad area here on Monday.

Three Americans died in Algerian terrorist attack: US

Seven US citizens survived the attack.

Algeria hostage crisis over; 25 bodies found in gas field

The Algerian Special Forces have discovered 25 bodies in the gas field facility attacked by militants in Tiguentourine.

Algerian assault ends crisis, 19 hostages dead

Algerian special forces on Saturday stormed a natural gas complex in the middle of the Sahara desert in a "final assault" that ended a four-day-old hostage crisis, according to the state news agency and two foreign governments.

Govt defends mediation policy during hostage crisis

The government Wednesday justified the policy of mediation for freeing hostages.

Collector case: Mediators hold inconclusive talks

The mediators would brief their respective sides about today`s discussion and talks would continue tomorrow.

Hostage crisis: Chg to hold meeting with mediators

The Chhattisgarh government said it has called for a high-level meeting with its two mediators, to decide on the strategy and further course of action for resolving the hostage crisis.

Hostage crisis: Mediators seek CM`s intervention

Unable to find a conclusion through negotiations with government officials, the two Maoist nominated mediators sought Odisha CM`s intervention.

Hostage crisis: Odisha CM holds emergency meet

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday presided over an emergency meeting on the ongoing hostage crises in the state.

Cong blames intelligence for hostage crisis

The Italian hostage crisis issue figured in Odisha Assembly for the second day with
Opposition Congress alleging failure of intelligence system.

Bomb threat at Sydney law firm, district evacuated

Police on Tuesday surrounded a law firm and evacuated the heart of a Sydney suburb after a man reportedly took a child hostage.

Malaysian kindergarten hostage drama ends: Police

The hostage-taker was armed with a knife and a hammer, said the father of one of the children.

Navy rushes warship to Somali coast

Seven Indian sailors are still being held hostage by pirates despite payment of ransom.

Al Qaeda claims responsibility for northern Iraq attack

An attack and hostage-taking killed 57 people at an Iraqi govt building.

Orissa Collector released by Maoists

District Collector RV Krishna was kidnapped by Maoists on February 16.

Chidambaram should apprise Parliament on hostage crisis: BJP

A concerned BJP said
it was shocking to learn that abducted Malkangiri district
collector R V Krishna is yet to be released by the Maoists.

Hostage crisis: Maoist leader shifted to Bhubaneswar

Ganti Prasadam had expressed his desire
to participate in the negotiations with the state govt for freedom of abducted Collector and
junior engineer taken hostage by the Maoists.

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BJP 122 122 76
SHS 63 63 19
INC 42 42 -40
NCP 41 41 -21
MNS 1 1 -12
OTH 19 19 -22
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BJP 47 47 43
INLD 19 19 -12
INC 15 15 -25
HJCBL 2 2 -4
OTH 7 7 -2
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