Hostages

  • American Al-Qaeda hostage seeks Obama's help 27-12-2013 09:10 PM

    The FBI is trying to authenticate the 13-minute alleged Al Qaeda video that shows a 72-year-old American hostage urging his government to help free him. American contract worker Warren Weinstein was taken from his home in Pakistan several years ago. ...
  • Father of sailor taken hostage on MV Iceberg 1 narrates his plight 18-03-2013 10:13 PM

    Thirteen of the 28 Indian seafarers, rescued from Somali pirates after their vessels were hijacked in 2012, reached India on Monday. ...
  • Argo: Meet embassy workers who inspired the film 27-02-2013 04:30 PM

    'Argo' won the Oscar for the Best Picture at the Academy Awards ceremony. ...
  • Govt ignored our suffering: Sailors' families 14-06-2011 09:28 PM

    Six Indian families are grateful to one Pakistani, Ansar Burney, who helped collect the ransom to free the sailors. ...
  • Sad our govt didn't help: MV Suez sailors' family 14-06-2011 03:00 PM

    MV Suez with 6 Indians on board was freed after a ransom was paid to Somali pirates. ...
  • MV Iceberg 1 hostage makes SOS call 21-04-2011 08:53 PM

    An Indian hostage of MV Iceberg 1, Dhiraj Tiwari, made a SOS call reaching out for help. He relives the horrible year he and other hostages have gone through. ...
  • Hot pursuit may harm hostages: Navy 12-04-2011 08:13 PM

    Commander P V Satish said we cannot be doing defensive action so many other nationalities involved in this case. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Sampa's diary 19-03-2011 11:08 PM

    Sampa's husband Ravinder is one of the crew members on MV Suez, that was captured by pirates in August 2010. Since then, Sampa has been trying her best to get her husband back. She has spoken to Sushma Swaraj, and has even tried to reach the Prime Minister, but, there...
  • Indian sailors return home after a year 18-03-2011 10:23 PM

    All the Indian crew members who were hijacked by Somali pirates in April 2010 onboard merchant vessel RAK AFRIKANA are finally back on India soil. The pirates released the ship and the crew last week after keeping them hostage for almost a year. ...
  • Freed Rak Afrikana crew members return home 16-03-2011 09:40 PM

    Indian crew members who were hijacked by Somali pirates in April 2010 on board merchant vessel Rak Afrikana on Wednesday landed in New Delhi and Mumbai to an emotional welcome. ...
  • Indian naval ships capture pirate vessel 14-03-2011 10:36 PM

    Days after families of sailors taken hostage by Somali pirates met the Prime Minister and the government widened the mandate of the Indian Navy to involve it in combating Somali pirates, Indian naval war ships in a swift operation captured 61 pirates. ...
  • Orissa hostage crisis: family waits for collector 23-02-2011 07:10 PM

    Father-in-law of the abducted Malkangiri District Collector RV Krishna speaks to CNN-IBN. ...
  • Collector Krishna's family awaits his return 23-02-2011 02:43 PM

    RV Krishna's father-in-law talks to CNN-IBN while waiting for his son-in-law's release. ...
  • On the abduction path of collector RV Krishna 23-02-2011 02:18 PM

    CNN-IBN traces the spot from where Malkangiri DC RV Krishna was abducted. ...
  • Celebration in Malkangiri as Krishna returns 23-02-2011 08:07 AM

    People in Malkangiri were all very happy as they welcome RV Krishna back home. ...
  • Video of RV Krishna just before his abduction 21-02-2011 03:34 PM

    The video, which CNN-IBN has accessed, was taken just an hour before he was abducted. ...
  • Watch India@9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 01-10-2010 11:29 PM

    Here's a look the top stories and the big newsmakers of the day with CNN-IBN Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Face the Nation: Will Maoists ever contest polls? 07-09-2010 07:23 AM

    Bihar CM Nitish Kumar called on the Maoists to contest polls after the week-long hostage crisis ended. ...
  • India@9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 06-09-2010 11:57 PM

    Get the day's top news with CNN-IBN Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai only on India@9. ...
  • Was a deal struck with Naxals for Bihar cops' release? 06-09-2010 10:37 PM

    On India at 9, Rajdeep Sardesai asks if the Bihar cops were released as a part of government's deal with Naxals. ...
  • Families celebrate as Bihar cops return home 06-09-2010 07:18 PM

    On Monday, all the three policemen abducted by the Maoists last week returned home. ...
  • Release the abducted cops: family members 02-09-2010 09:27 PM

    While speaking to CNN-IBN, father and wife of one of the abducted policemen, appeal to the Bihar CM to release those policemen. ...
  • Daughter's heartrending plea for Bihar cop's release 01-09-2010 10:58 PM

    Families of four Bihar policemen taken hostage by Naxals plead for their release. ...
  • Troops storm bus, kill hijacker in Manila 23-08-2010 07:27 PM

    On Monday evening, security forces stormed the hijacked bus in Manila and killed the hostage taker. ...
  • Watch: French hostages cry for help 15-02-2010 06:04 PM

    The link was posted on a Internet by Taliban spokesman. ...
  • Watch: Ground zero of Naxal attack in West Midnapore 21-10-2009 11:05 PM

    Naxals continue to hold a policeman hostage in the district. ...
  • Watch: Recession hit man shoots 12, kills self 04-04-2009 11:41 AM

    A shooting rampage rocked Binghamton in New York State. ...
  • World 360: The week's top world news 06-08-2007 02:59 AM

    On World 360 watch how the hostage crisis continues in Afghanistan. ...