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‘Was alerted…’: Russian embassy responds after bomb threat on Moscow-Goa flight

The flight made an emergency landing at Gujarat's Jamnagar Airport at 9.49pm on Monday.

The flight took off from Moscow and was headed to Goa's Dabolim Airport.(File Photo/REUTERS)
Updated on Jan 10, 2023 12:22 AM IST
By, New Delhi

Gurugram’s Leela hotel bomb scare declared hoax by police

Soon after the threat call, the police was informed by the hotel, following which bomb disposal and dog squads reached the spot and evacuated the area.

A bomb scare call made around 11:35 am on Tuesday, sparked panic in the hotel located in Ambience Mall in Gurugram’s sector 24.(Vipin Kumar/ HT)
Published on Sep 13, 2022 05:14 PM IST
Written by Nisha Anand | Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan

'Ranchi Airport bomb scare a hoax', officials

According to the officials, the Bomb Disposal Squad thoroughly checked the place and nothing suspicious was found.

Representational image(HT_PRINT)
Published on Jul 28, 2022 04:01 PM IST

Delhi: Bike used to plant IED at Ghazipur market found at Old Seemapuri flat

Officers said the discovery has underlined a direct link between the two IEDs and the police are now looking into whether local support was provided to a “Pakistan-influenced terror outfit” that reportedly planned terror strikes across Delhi

Investigators outside the house in Old Seemapuri where an IED was found. (HT)
Updated on Feb 19, 2022 01:43 AM IST
By, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

A month after Ghazipur scare, bomb found in Delhi’s old Seemapuri

The bomb detection and disposal squad of the National Security Guard was called to handle the explosive which safely took out the bag containing the explosive device and removed it from the congested residential neighbourhood in its total containment vessel

Delhi Police personnel deployed near the house in old Seemapuri where the IED was found. (HT Photo)
Updated on Feb 18, 2022 01:45 AM IST
By, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

IED found at Ghazipur market: Proper recce was done before planting bomb

Ghazipur bomb scare: Police suspect there was a timer placed inside the bomb. The IED recovered was approximately 3 kg and there were some sharpnel embedded, NSG said. 

NSG bomb disposal squad diffusing the explosion at Ghazipur flower market in East Delhi after the recovery of an unattended bag. (Raj K Raj/Hindustan Times)
Published on Jan 14, 2022 06:01 PM IST
By | Written by Poulomi Ghosh

Railway Police arrest Agra man after he tweets ‘5 bombs in Rajdhani train’

Police said the man had tweeted in anger after his brother who had to board that train failed to do so because the Kerala Express on which he was travelling, arrived late.

GRP Superintendent of Police Jogendra Kumar addressing a press conference after arrest of accused Sanjeev Gurjar (second from right) at Agra Cantt on Saturday.(HT Photo)
Published on Mar 01, 2020 10:36 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Agra | By

Bomb scare on Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani triggered by tweet turns out to be a hoax

The person later apologised on Twitter claiming that he had tweeted under “mental stress” adding that his brother’s train had been delayed by four hours due to which he got “very angry.”

Following the search, the ministry of railways said it would take strict action “as per rules” against the false alarm.(MINT PHOTO.)
Updated on Feb 28, 2020 10:33 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By

AirAsia plane returns to Kolkata as passenger triggers bomb scare

The woman allegedly asked one of the cabin crew members to hand over a note to the pilots, some 40 minutes after Flight I5316 departed from the Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Airport in Kolkata at 9:57pm. The note said there were bombs strapped to her body.

A Mumbai-bound AirAsia plane carrying 114 passengers made an emergency landing at the Kolkata airport after a woman threatened to blow up the aircraft on Saturday.(Photo courtesy: airasia.com)
Updated on Jan 13, 2020 12:58 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Kolkata | ByHT Correspondent

Caller said Bombay, airport control room heard ‘bomb hai’

The caller, a hotel management graduate looking for a job, found a number for the airport on Google and called to check about openings.

The incident happened on July 19 at 4.30 pm.(HT Photo)
Updated on Jul 26, 2019 07:49 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By

Abandoned packet triggers bomb scare at Delhi airport

A bomb detection and disposal team, along with a dog squad, that arrived on the spot declared the packet safe and a 1 kg gold bar was recovered from it.

The Delhi airport saw some anxious moments on Saturday after a packet, containing a gold bar, kept unclaimed in a bathroom triggered a bomb scare, officials said.(HT File Photo)
Published on Jul 14, 2019 03:15 AM IST
New Delhi | ByAsian News International

Traffic diverted, areas cordoned off, searches on after bomb scare in Jaipur

Traffic was diverted in parts of Jaipur and areas were cordoned off after an unidentified caller told the police control room that bombs had been planted at three locations in the city — Hanuman Temple in Chandpole, Sanganeri Gate and Jaipur airport.

The bomb disposal squad and other teams are conducting searches at the locations and efforts are on to identify the caller.(Picture for representation)
Published on Dec 15, 2018 11:58 PM IST
Jaipur | ByPress Trust of India

Annoyed with security protocol, passenger causes bomb scare at Jaipur airport

The passenger, who was booked on to an IndiGo flight to Delhi from Jaipur, was apparently miffed that he had to undergo a second security check.

The man’s bomb scare caused a 30-minute delay to an IndiGo Jaipur-Delhi flight.(Satish Bate/HT File Photo/Representative image)
Updated on Aug 05, 2018 03:36 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Jaipur | ByManoj Ahuja and Jaykishan Sharma

Toy grenade causes bomb scare at Houston airport

A Boy Scout who packed a toy grenade in his carry-on bag caused the shutdown of a security checkpoint at Houston’s William P Hobby Airport.

People wait outside Houston's William P Hobby Airport on Thursday, after a toy grenade in a passenger's bag forced the shutdown of a security checkpoint.(AP photo)
Updated on Jun 08, 2018 01:02 PM IST
Associated Press, Houston | ByAssociated Press

Suspicious bag triggers bomb scare near Thane railway station

Bomb and dog squads rush to the spot, find only clothes in bag accidentally left behind by a family

The bomb squad rushed to the spot near Thane station on Wednesday morning to examine a bag.(Praful Gangurde)
Updated on May 02, 2018 04:07 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Thane
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