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Power employees held hostage for third straight day in Bihar's Aurangabad

The 150 employees of the electricity company and their family members are being held hostage in the township since Sunday evening by Surar locals and neighbouring villages demanding supply of power.

published on : 11th September 2018

At least 27 hostages held by Islamic State in south Syria: Human Rights Watch

The group of mostly women and children were abducted by IS during a massive July 25 assault on the Druze community in Sweida, in which the jihadists killed more than 250 people.

published on : 25th August 2018

Afghan forces free 149 hostages taken by Taliban in ambush

The operation was a boost for Afghan forces, which have struggled to contain a resurgent Taliban on battlefields across the country.

published on : 20th August 2018

Shooting suspect in Los Angeles standoff at supermarket, one woman killed

About three hours after he took hostages in the Los Angeles supermarket, the suspect surrendered.

published on : 22nd July 2018

Maoists take two migrants hostage

Special operation teams of the Kerala Police have been pressed into service after suspected Maoists took two migrant labourers as hostage here on Friday.

published on : 21st July 2018

Bhopal police parades hostage crisis accused; women assault him with slippers

Rohit Singh, 30, yesterday barged into the fifth-floor apartment of the 26-year-old woman in Misrod area of Bhopal.

published on : 14th July 2018

Bhopal: Woman, held hostage by 'jilted lover', rescued after 12 hours

Police negotiators used a hydraulic ladder to talk through a window to Rohit Singh, who held the woman hostage in her fifth-floor apartment in the building in Misrod area.

published on : 13th July 2018

Upcoming model held hostage for ten hours by jilted lover in Bhopal

The upcoming model has been held hostage since 7 am on Friday by 30-year-old Rohit Singh, a native of Aligarh district of Uttar Pradesh.

published on : 13th July 2018

Paris Police rescues two hostages, arrests gunman 

Two hostages were rescued by Paris police on Wednesday

published on : 13th June 2018

50 migrants rescued in Greece after being held hostage by two Pakistani men​

The migrants, 38 Pakistanis, 10 Bangladeshis and two Sri Lankans, had been held in a complex of abandoned buildings east of the city of Thessaloniki.

published on : 9th May 2018

Beijing-bound Air China flight diverted after man holds attendant hostage with fountain pen

All passengers and crew on Flight 1350 made it safely off the plane after it landed in Zhengzhou city at 10 am due to what had earlier been described by authorities as an unspecified "illegal interfer

published on : 15th April 2018

Congress plans breach of privilege motion in House

Soni asked PM Narendra Modi and Swaraj if they cared to announce any financial package for the kith and kin of the 39 Indians.

published on : 23rd March 2018

39 Indians killed in Iraq: For over a year, government said they were very much alive

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday denied that the government had ever said the hostages were safe.

published on : 21st March 2018

Opposition accuses government of shrouding Mosul deaths

A slanging match started between the government and the Congress which accused the Centre of misleading the country over the death of 39 Indian hostages in Iraq.

published on : 21st March 2018

Three hostages, gunman found dead in California veterans home

The bodies of the four were discovered nearly eight hours after the gunman slipped into an employee going-away party in a building where combat veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan receive treatment.

published on : 10th March 2018
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