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# hijacked - Saturday 25 January, 2020

Heard that one about the play featuring a monk who hijacked an Irish plane?

We spoke to its writer and director Janet Moran about crafting A Holy Show.

# hijacked - Monday 26 December, 2016

Surveillance footage shows Berlin attack suspect travelled through France

He is believed to have travelled through Lyon by train.

# hijacked - Friday 13 May, 2016

# hijacked - Saturday 6 June, 2015

Taxi hijacked at gunpoint by hooded men

The incident occurred at 3.30am today.

# hijacked - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Taxi driver tied up and robbed in Naas hijacking

Two men made off with a sum of cash and the driver’s mobile phone.

# hijacked - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Taxi hijacked at knifepoint in Ballymun at 2.30am

A small amount of cash was stolen during the incident.

# hijacked - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Young girl left badly shaken after three masked men hijacked the van she was in

The van was later found burnt out.

# hijacked - Sunday 8 June, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Everyone’s talking about calls for an investigation into mother-and-baby homes, a hijacked taxi, and new pyrite issues.

# hijacked - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Two men arrested for hijacking taxi in west Dublin

The men were caught by gardaí in the stolen taxi just one hour after they threatened the driver and forced him out.

# hijacked - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Gardaí search for pair who attacked a woman as they stole her car in broad daylight

The hijacking pair assaulted the woman outside her apartment in Dublin 4. Her car has since been found by gardaí.

# hijacked - Monday 30 September, 2013

Over 30 injured as two trains collide in Chicago

Sources say that one of the trains may have been stolen or hijacked, though police have not confirmed that.

# hijacked - Thursday 15 November, 2012

Hijackers run over NI postman with his own mail van

The attackers stole the van and made off in the direction of the Falls Road.

# hijacked - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

Google's Irish site hit by inaccessibility issues

The domain name records for were edited for some time earlier, which rendered all its services offline for some time.

# hijacked - Sunday 11 September, 2011

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Pictures and video: Memorial dedicated to the victims of United 93

Forty passengers and crew were killed when the hijacked plane crashed in a field in Shanksville, Pennsylvania.

# hijacked - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Husband of South Africa honeymoon murder victim faces extradition

The morning after the couple was carjacked, the body of 28-year-old newlywed Anni Dewani was found in the back of the vehicle.

# hijacked - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

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Video: New York train hijacked by man wielding screwdriver

“Move the train of I’m going to f*****g kill you,” attacker threatened train conductor.

# hijacked - Friday 12 November, 2010

Irish national on hijacked boat is survivor of Israeli flotilla attack

Two Irishmen are trapped on aid boat off Libya – one of them was injured in Israeli storming of Mavi Marmara ship off Gaza last May.