Bomb Threat

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Iran link emerges in blast near Israel embassy in Delhi

31 Jan 2021

Iran link emerges in blast near Israel embassy in Delhi

Days after a minor blast occurred near the Israel embassy in Delhi, the police suspect the involvement of Iran, an enemy of Israel.

Delhi: Minor blast reported near Israel embassy; cars damaged

29 Jan 2021

Delhi: Minor blast reported near Israel embassy; cars damaged

A minor blast occurred a few meters from the Israeli embassy in Delhi on Friday evening, officials have confirmed.

Bomb scare in Noida, second incident ahead of Republic Day

22 Jan 2021

Bomb scare in Noida, second incident ahead of Republic Day

Panic gripped a busy Noida neighborhood on Friday morning as heavy security was deployed in the area, which was cordoned off following an alert that a bomb-like device was found on a road, according to officials.

Mumbai-Lucknow IndiGo flight grounded after bomb threat call

15 Dec 2018

Mumbai-Lucknow IndiGo flight grounded after bomb threat call

An IndiGo flight from Mumbai to Lucknow via Delhi was grounded today after receiving a bomb threat call, airport sources said.

Kerala: Drunk priest threatens to plant bomb at President's event

06 Aug 2018

Kerala: Drunk priest threatens to plant bomb at President's event

A temple priest was arrested for threatening to plant a bomb at St. Thomas College in Kerala's Thrissur, where President Ram Nath Kovind is scheduled to attend a function tomorrow.

Man, irked by Jaipur Airport security-checks, makes hoax bomb threat

05 Aug 2018

Man, irked by Jaipur Airport security-checks, makes hoax bomb threat

An altercation between a passenger and staff at the Jaipur airport turned ugly after he exclaimed he had a bomb, presumably out of frustration.

Woman rejects man's proposal, he tells airport-authorities she carried bomb

23 Jul 2018

Woman rejects man's proposal, he tells airport-authorities she carried bomb

On Saturday, a man called Mumbai airport authorities to inform that a woman carried a bomb in her bag. The authorities quickly swung to action only to learn the man was taking a revenge as the woman had rejected his marriage proposal.

Ahmedabad-Delhi Vistara flight delayed by 4-hours due to hoax bomb-call

09 Jul 2018

Ahmedabad-Delhi Vistara flight delayed by 4-hours due to hoax bomb-call

A Vistara flight to Delhi from Ahmedabad airport was delayed by around four hours today following a bomb threat which turned out to be a hoax.

Jaipur choreographer, late for IndiGo flight, makes hoax bomb threat

19 Jun 2018

Jaipur choreographer, late for IndiGo flight, makes hoax bomb threat

A bomb threat received by IndiGo at the Jaipur Airport this morning turned out to be a hoax.

Passenger stopped at IGI for carrying grenade like power bank

25 Jan 2018

Passenger stopped at IGI for carrying grenade like power bank

With just a day left for the Republic Day celebrations in the national capital, a minor bomb scare at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport on Thursday created chaos after a hand grenade like object was found in a passenger's luggage during the screening process.

Bodh Gaya: Two bombs found amid tight-security for Dalai Lama

20 Jan 2018

Bodh Gaya: Two bombs found amid tight-security for Dalai Lama

A small explosion-like sound triggered a bomb chase at Bodh Gaya pilgrimage centre. The security is beefed up as Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama has been holding discourse there.

CEO makes hoax bomb threat at Mumbai airport, arrested

02 Jan 2018

CEO makes hoax bomb threat at Mumbai airport, arrested

Police have arrested the CEO of a US-based company for allegedly making a hoax bomb threat at Mumbai airport.

When 'Blue Whale' triggered a bomb threat and mass panic

27 Dec 2017

When 'Blue Whale' triggered a bomb threat and mass panic

An incident in Mandi, Himachal Pradesh, has proven how the Blue Whale 'challenge' can harm not just its 'players', but also other unrelated innocents.

Four airports on high alert after "serious" bomb threat

21 Dec 2017

Four airports on high alert after "serious" bomb threat

Four airports across India are on high alert after receiving calls about a "serious" bomb threat.

Bomb threat in Delhi's Khan Market, police on alert

15 Dec 2017

Bomb threat in Delhi's Khan Market, police on alert

Delhi Police rushed sniffer dogs and personnel to the capital's Khan Market area early this morning after receiving a bomb threat.

Woman makes hoax bomb call to Indigo Airlines; booked

23 Sep 2017

Woman makes hoax bomb call to Indigo Airlines; booked

A Mumbai woman has been booked for allegedly making a hoax bomb call to Indigo Airlines' call center in Gurugram's Udyog Vihar 4.

Germany: Unexploded bomb from World War-2 found, 65,000 residents evacuated

03 Sep 2017

Germany: Unexploded bomb from World War-2 found, 65,000 residents evacuated

A 1.4-tonne unexploded British bomb left over from World War-II was found at a building site in Frankfurt, prompting the largest post-war evacuation in Germany.

Bomb threat: SWAT teams, fire engines at Delhi HC

17 Aug 2017

Bomb threat: SWAT teams, fire engines at Delhi HC

The Delhi HC has been put on high alert after a bomb threat was received. SWAT teams, fire tenders and bomb squads were rushed to the site.