Scare

  • Infosys Mangalore campus evacuated after bomb scare 26-09-2013 04:42 PM

    Mangalore: The Mangalore officer of IT major Infosys was on Thursday evacuated following a phone call that threatened of a bomb in the campus. Police, assisted by bomb disposal squad, are searching Infosys' office premises in Mangalore. "A call was received at the Infosys office this afternoon stating that a...
  • Dengue scare: Precautions that need to be taken 26-09-2013 01:30 PM

    As the dengue scare is back with more than 5 deaths and over a 1000 cases having been reported in the national capital region itself, Dr. Vivek Nangia answers queries relating to dengue. ...
  • Dengue scare grips Mumbai again, death toll reaches 4 04-09-2013 07:24 PM

    Mumbai: Dengue scare is back to haunt Mumbai again with four cases reported in the city so far. Officials said that four people have succumbed to dengue so far this season. While the number of recorded cases of dengue is almost 1/3rd of 2012 so far, officials feel that the...
  • TN: Smoke billows from SpiceJet flight engine as it lands at Tuticorin 03-09-2013 10:05 AM

    Chennai: Smoke billowed from a SpiceJet flight engine on Tuesday as the plane landed at Tuticorin in Tuticorin. Fire tenders were called in to spray foam. All 72 passengers who were on board the flight were evacuated safely. SpiceJet has now cancelled its return flight to Chennai. The investigations are...
  • Unclaimed bag led to bomb scare in Alipurduar 31-08-2013 05:29 PM

    Alipurduar:An unclaimed bag found lying in the Nonai bridge in Alipurduarin Jalpaiguri district on Saturday, a day after one policeman died and two others were injured while defusing a bomb in Alipurduarled to a bomb scare. Some people found a bag lying unclaimed on the Nonai bridge and informed the...
  • J&K: Unclaimed bag triggers bomb scare in Srinagar 24-06-2013 10:59 AM

    Srinagar: An unattended bag outside the headquarters of Army's 15 Corps here led to a bomb scare, resulting in a massive traffic jam on the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway on Monday. A bag was found unattended near the main gate of Corps headquarters on Monday morning by the army personnel posted...
  • Mumbai: Muscat-bound flight makes emergency landing after bomb scare 22-06-2013 01:49 PM

    Mumbai: A Muscat-bound flight made an emergency landing in Mumbai on Saturday after a bomb scare. Passengers have disembarked and are safe. The aircraft has been taken to the isolation bay. More details are awaited. ...
  • Jaipur: Woman creates bomb scare to put ex-lover in trouble 06-06-2013 10:34 PM

    Jaipur: Peeved over the marriage of her boyfriend, a 25-year-old woman with an intention to land him in trouble sent an e-mail to the Chief Minister's office and Jaipur Police threatening a bomb blast on June 13. Police said Ritu Sharma had an affair with Amit Jain, who was married...
  • GoAir bomb scare: One arrested for hoax call 13-11-2012 04:26 PM

    Mumbai: One person was arrested on Monday in connection with a hoax bomb call that led Mumbai airport authorities to call back a Delhi-bound GoAir flight on Saturday night. Sandeep Menon, an engineer, was arrested on Monday as he wanted to stop his business partner Ambrish Parikh from leaving the...
  • Bomb scare on Mumbai-Delhi GoAir flight, probe on 10-11-2012 10:54 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi-bound GoAir flight was called back after a passenger alerted authorities regarding a suspicious object on board the plane. The plane was then taken to the isolation bay at the Mumbai airport and thoroughly checked by the CISF teams. The DGCA will conduct the final round of...
  • IndiGo passenger who slapped air hostess sent to custody 08-11-2012 04:59 PM

    New Delhi: The man, who created a mid-air scare on an IndiGo flight on Wednesday, has been sent to one-day judicial custody. Court is likely to take up his bail matter on Friday. The man identified as Murtaleen Sheikh is a second hand car dealer from Mumbai and had threatened...
  • Watch: Passenger turns violent, slaps air hostess on board IndiGo flight 08-11-2012 12:17 PM

    There was a mid-air scare for passengers on an Indigo Mumbai-Delhi flight on Wednesday. A man allegedly created a ruckus and threatened passengers. He has been identified as Murtaleen Sheikh, a second hand car dealer from Mumbai. One of the passengers on board shot a video in which the man...
  • Passenger turns violent on IndiGo flight, slaps air hostess 08-11-2012 10:39 AM

    New Delhi: There was a mid-air scare for passengers on an Indigo Mumbai-Delhi flight on Wednesday. A man allegedly created a ruckus and threatened passengers. He has been identified as Murtaleen Sheikh, a second hand car dealer from Mumbai. One of the passengers on board shot a video in which...
  • Chennai: Reports of bomb threat outside IT Park 16-12-2011 11:36 AM

    New Delhi: A bomb scare created a flutter outside an IT park in Ambattur, Chennai on Friday. The IT park houses companies like TCS and others. More than a thousand employees were evacuated after the reports of bomb threat. The search is on for the bomb. The police and specialist...
  • UP: Man jumps in front of Rahul Gandhi's cavalcade 03-11-2011 09:38 PM

    Jaunpur: In a security scare, a 40-year-old man on Thursday jumped in front of the cavalcade of Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi to draw his attention to alleged grabbing of his land by some local political heavyweights. As security personnel rushed to push Sanjay Prajapati out of the way, the...
  • No bomb found in Delhi-bound flight from Nepal 25-09-2011 12:38 PM

    Kathmandu: The bomb disposal team of the Nepal Army has not found any bomb on the Spice Jet flight, which was searched at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu. The search was conducted inside the flight following a bomb scare. The authorities in Nepal suspected a bomb inside the Spice...
  • Mumbai: Bomb scare on Jet flight to Bahrain 04-09-2011 10:58 PM

    Mumbai: A Jet Airways international flight from Mumbai to Bahrain was on Sunday delayed by two hours after the airline's staff received an anonymous call claiming a bomb was on board. It turned out to be a hoax. The flight 9W 592 from Mumbai to Bahrain took off at 9:30...
  • Mumbai: Bomb scare on Jet flight to Doha 15-08-2011 09:58 PM

    Mumbai: The passengers of a Jet flight from Mumbai to Doha were deplaned following a bomb scare in the aircraft on Monday. The airlines received an anonymous tip-off in the form of a note in the aircraft. The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) and bomb squad checked the flight, but...
  • Breach in Rahul's security, man with pistol held 07-07-2011 08:43 AM

    New Delhi: In a security scare for Rahul Gandhi, a young man carrying a revolver was on Thursday detained while trying to move close to Congress leader during his padayatra to Aligarh in Uttar Pradesh. The man with a .32 bore revolver was nabbed by the Special Protection Group (SPG)...
  • Bomb scare at Newark Airport in US 20-12-2010 06:54 PM

    New Jersey: New Jersey's Newark International Airport was shut down on Monday following a bomb scare. Security forces shut Terminal A at New Jersey's Newark International Airport on Monday and the bomb squad was called to the scene, after a suspicious package was found behind the ticket counter. It was...
  • Delta flight lands in Mumbai after bomb scare 05-11-2010 08:14 AM

    Mumbai: A Delta Airlines flight from Amsterdam with 244 passengers onboard made an emergency landing at the Mumbai airport following a bomb scare. The flight made the emergency landing after Delta staff in Amsterdam alerted authorities of suspicious material in the cargo hold of the aircraft. The flight was scheduled...
  • Bomb scare at Infosys turns out to be hoax 21-10-2010 11:54 PM

    Bangalore: A phone call to Infosys Technologies that a bomb was planted in the premises of the IT major created some panic waves on Thursday but it turned out to be a hoax after a seven-hour search by police. "A phone call received by a receptionist at Infosys at 9:30...
  • Eiffel Tower evacuated after bomb scare 15-09-2010 07:41 AM

    Paris: French Police evacuated tourists from the landmark Paris Eiffel Tower and a metro station following bomb alerts on Tuesday evening, but searches found no explosives, police said. A police spokesman said the company that operates the Eiffel Tower received an anonymous call around 2030 local time (1830 GMT) saying...
  • Bomb hoax at Kolkata I-T hub, airport 25-08-2010 12:33 PM

    Kolkata: Chaotic scenes played out at an IT hub at New Town area of Kolkata city after a bomb scare on Wednesday. Though it turned out to be a hoax call but there was confusion galore after a telephone call came, saying that there was a bomb at the ground...