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Bomb scare at RIA Novosti office


September 15th, 2011 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A suspicious package found at the entrance to the RIA Novosti office building in Moscow triggered a bomb scare, police said.The package, found Wednesday afternoon, ... Read more...

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One dead, one injured in explosion in East Java, Indonesia


March 25th, 2011 - 10:08 pm ICT by BNO News
SURABAYA, INDONESIA (BNO NEWS) -- An explosion on Friday left one person dead and several injured in a market in East Java, Indonesia, the Jakarta Globe reported.The blast took place at about ... Read more...

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No explosives found in suspicious package in Indonesian resort island


March 22nd, 2011 - 12:34 am ICT by BNO News
BALI, INDONESIA (BNO NEWS) -- Police on Monday informed that no explosives were found in the suspicious package that sparked an alert in the Indonesian resort island of Bali.According to the Jakarta ... Read more...

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Russian bomb squad called to defuse ’sex toy package’


March 16th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Moscow, Mar 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Following the recent bomb attack at the Domodedovo which led to the death of about 40 people, the Russian anti-terrorist squad is not taking any chances.When the ... Read more...

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Heathrow Airport terminal re-opens after suspicious package declared safe


March 10th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- British police have cleared a suspicious package that was found at London's Heathrow Airport on Thursday afternoon, officials said.A spokesman for the Metropolitan Police said officers were called ... Read more...

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Dallas Office Building Evacuated for Suspicious Package


January 28th, 2011 - 12:09 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Police in Dallas, Texas have evacuated a downtown office building which includes such businesses as 'CNN', 'Bank of America', 'Fox News' and several high tech companies. A package ... Read more...

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Bomb scare in New York turns out be hoax


January 20th, 2011 - 10:15 am ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 20 (IANS) A suspicious package received at a branch of an Israeli bank caused evacuation of a 50-storey tower, but it was later declared to be safe, New York ... Read more...

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German police discovers explosive devices in front of Croatian embassy


January 18th, 2011 - 2:29 am ICT by BNO News
BERLIN, GERMANY (BNO NEWS) -- German police on Monday discovered explosive devices in front of the Croatian embassy in the capital city Berlin, Welt newspaper reported.A suspicious package was discovered in front ... Read more...

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iPod sent to British MP’s attacker mistaken for bomb


January 10th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 10 (IANS) A package sent to a woman convict, who had stabbed British MP Stephen Timms, sparked off a full-scale bomb alert in prison, but the parcel later turned out ... Read more...

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Authorities investigate suspicious package near the White House


January 10th, 2011 - 1:05 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Authorities on early Sunday afternoon are investigating a suspicious package which was found in a park near the White House in Washington, D.C., officials said.A spokesperson for ... Read more...

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Two injured in blasts at embassies in Rome (Fourth Lead)


December 24th, 2010 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 23 (IANS) Police searched embassies and consular offices in Rome after two people were injured in separate parcel bomb blasts Thursday at the Swiss and Chilean missions in the Italian ... Read more...

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Bomb scare at Newark airport in US


December 20th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Dec 20 (IANS) One of the terminals at Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey was closed Monday to the public due to a security scare, a media report said.The ... Read more...

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Logan Airport Bomb Scare Resolved Finally


November 24th, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The presence of a suspicious package at Boston's Logan airport on Tuesday resulted in the rumor of a bomb scare spreading fast. It took place just ... Read more...

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‘US manufactured fake bomb found on German flight was to test airport security’


November 20th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Berlin, Nov 20 (ANI): German interior minister Thomas de Maziere has said that a fake bomb found on an Air Berlin flight in Namibia was manufactured by a US company that specialises ... Read more...

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Glasgow airport evacuated after suspicious package found


November 4th, 2010 - 10:39 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 4 (IANS) Parts of Scotland's Glasgow airport were evacuated after a suspicious package was found, a media report said.According to the Daily Telegraph, bomb disposal squads were called to ... Read more...

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Explosive on plane linked to Al Qaeda: Dubai cops


October 30th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Oct 30 (IANS/WAM) A probe into the suspicious package found onboard a US-bound cargo flight here indicates the involvement of terrorist organisations like Al Qaeda, the police said Saturday.The package ... Read more...

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Australia on alert after US terror threat


October 30th, 2010 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Oct 30 (IANS) The Australian aviation industry was Saturday asked to screen all in-bound cargo originating from Dubai and Doha after two suspicious packages bound for the US were found ... Read more...

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‘Credible threat’ unlikely to affect Obama’s India trip (Lead)


October 30th, 2010 - 10:05 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 30 (IANS) US President Barack Obama called the discovery of some suspicious packages with "explosive material" as "a credible threat against our country," but officials considered it ... Read more...

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Plane lands safely at JFK amid global terror alerts


October 30th, 2010 - 2:55 am ICT by BNO News
LONDON/D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Fighter jets escorted a United Arab Emirates passenger plane from Yemen to New York amid a continuing series of terror alerts on Friday, officials said, in what appeared ... Read more...

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UPS planes searched after suspicious item found in London


October 29th, 2010 - 11:51 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- Authorities in New York, Philadelphia, Newark, New Jersey and several countries are examining devices sent from Yemen after investigators found a suspicious package aboard a UPS plane ... Read more...

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Authorities examining suspicious packages on UPS flights in several airports


October 29th, 2010 - 11:02 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- Authorities in New York, Philadelphia, New Jersey and several countries are examining suspicious packages on several UPS flights in several U.S. airports. According to CNN, investigators found a ... Read more...

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Investigators investigating the suspicious UPS package in the Philadelphia airport bomb case


October 29th, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Philadelphia, Oct 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The FBI quickly moved in to investigate a suspicious package that was on board a UPS plane that arrived at the Philadelphia International Airport on Friday. Authorities ... Read more...

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Eiffel Tower and Champ de Mars Evacuated Due to Bomb Threat


September 15th, 2010 - 2:40 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to a breaking news report from AFP, the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France, along with nearby buildings and the Champ de Mars, has been evacuated on ... Read more...

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GPS Internet Scavenger Hunt Game Causes Bomb Scare Evacuation


September 14th, 2010 - 2:23 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Menards store located in a north suburb of Riverwood in Chicago was evacuated on Saturday night during a bomb scare after an online GPS scavenger hunt game ... Read more...

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Bomb scare in Australia’s Hobart city


August 13th, 2010 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 13 (IANS) A suspicious package thought to be a bomb closed a major street in Australia's Hobart city but was nothing more than a child's toy, police said Friday. Police closed ... Read more...

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Suspicious package, white powder found at Israeli Embassy in D.C.


August 5th, 2010 - 3:30 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Emergency services are investigating a suspicious package found at the Israeli Embassy in Washington, D.C., officials said.The package, containing white powder, was found around 4 p.m. EDT ... Read more...

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Bomb explosion in Guwahati, no one injured


July 15th, 2010 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, July 15 (IANS) Alert policemen noticed a suspicious package in the busy Fancy Bazar here Thursday night and got the market area evacuated, preventing what could have been a major tragedy. ... Read more...

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Greek minister escapes unhurt as bomb kills aide


June 25th, 2010 - 9:34 am ICT by IANS
Athens, June 25 (DPA) Greece's public order minister escaped injury after a bomb went off next to his office Thursday, killing a close aide, police said. The bomb, a booby-trapped package disguised as ... Read more...

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New Zealand cabinet evacuated in bomb scare


May 17th, 2010 - 7:05 am ICT by IANS
Wellington, May 17 (DPA) New Zealand cabinet ministers were evacuated from their offices adjoining parliament in Wellington Monday after a bomb scare. A suspicious package, which the Newstalk ZB radio network said ... Read more...

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Suspicious package found in Times Square not dangerous


May 8th, 2010 - 2:44 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 8 (IANS) A suspicious package that forced evacuation of the Times Square Friday, has been found "not dangerous" and the area has been reopened for traffic. "The suspicious package is ... Read more...

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All clear at Times Square after suspicious package (Updated)


May 8th, 2010 - 1:32 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Some parts of Times Square were briefly evacuated on Friday because of a suspicious package, emergency officials said.The package, a white cooler, was located at West ... Read more...

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Times Square evacuated after bomb threat (Lead)


May 8th, 2010 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 7 (IANS) Six days after the aborted car bombing, Times Square was evacuated again Friday after a suspicious package was found near the Marriott Marquis Hotel, police said. A ... Read more...

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Times Square evacuated after suspicious package found


May 8th, 2010 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 7 (IANS) New York's Times Square was evacuated Friday after a suspicious package was found near the Marriott Marquis Hotel, police told CNN. The package was found near 45th Street ... Read more...

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Parts of Times Square evacuated due to suspicious package, situation not yet cleared


May 8th, 2010 - 12:50 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Some parts of Times Square were evacuated on Friday because of a suspicious package, emergency officials say. The package is located at West 46 Street and Broadway. ... Read more...

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Parts of Times Square evacuated due to suspicious package


May 8th, 2010 - 12:27 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Some parts of Times Square were evacuated on Friday because of a suspicious package, emergency officials say. The package is located at West 46 Street and Broadway. ... Read more...

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