Baghdad bombing

Twin suicide blasts rock Iraq's Baghdad; 18 killed, 20 wounded

At least 18 persons were killed and 20 wounded in two suicide car bombings that targeted the Iraqi police in Baghdad, an official said on Saturday.

May 20, 2017, 13:58 PM IST

Iraqi PM dismisses top Baghdad security officials after huge bombing

The bombing, claimed by the ultra-hardline Sunni militant group Islamic State (IS), was the deadliest in Iraq since U.S.-led forces toppled Saddam Hussein 13 years ago.

Jul 09, 2016, 04:53 AM IST

Iraq PM sacks Baghdad security chief after deadly bombing

A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden minibus in a Baghdad shopping district early on Sunday as it teemed with people ahead of the holiday.

Jul 08, 2016, 15:01 PM IST
Suicide car bombing claimed by ISIS kills at least 119 in Baghdad

Suicide car bombing claimed by ISIS kills at least 119 in Baghdad

A suicide car bombing claimed by the Islamic State group ripped through a busy Baghdad shopping district Sunday, killing at least 119 people in the deadliest attack this year in Iraq`s capital.

Jul 03, 2016, 23:41 PM IST

Residents hold protest blaming leaders for Baghdad carnage

On April 30, Sadr supporters who had been protesting for weeks to demand a cabinet reshuffle and reforms broke into the fortified Green Zone and stormed parliament.

May 13, 2016, 02:43 AM IST

Attacks kill 14 civilians in and around Baghdad

Attacks in and around Baghdad killed at least 14 civilians on Tuesday, as Iraqi security forces repelled an attack by the Islamic State group on the country's largest oil refinery, officials said.

Apr 14, 2015, 14:03 PM IST

Attacks kill 9 people in Iraq

Authorities in Iraq say a series of bombings and mortar attacks have killed nine people in the capital, Baghdad.

Jan 16, 2015, 19:29 PM IST

Suicide bomber kills 18 at Baghdad Shiite mosque

A suicide bomber detonated explosives at a Shiite mosque in western Baghdad Sunday, killing at least 18 people, security and medical officials said.

Oct 20, 2014, 00:12 AM IST

Bombings kill 33 in and around Iraqi capital

At least 9 explosions tore through predominantly Shiite Muslim areas in and around Baghdad, hitting crowded market places in a string of bombings that killed at least 33 people, officials said.

Dec 08, 2013, 22:05 PM IST

Qaeda group claims responsibility for Baghdad bombings

Iraq`s Al Qaeda Front Tuesday claimed responsibility for a wave of car bombings in Iraq`s capital Baghdad Monday that killed and wounded scores of people.

Oct 01, 2013, 16:16 PM IST

UN failed to properly probe Baghdad bombing: De Mello partner

The United Nations has failed to properly investigate the devastating truck bombing that destroyed the UN mission in Baghdad 10 years ago and killed envoy Sergio Vieira de Mello, his former partner has charged.

Aug 20, 2013, 10:52 AM IST

Eight killed in Baghdad bombing

Eight people died in bomb explosions in Baghdad Tuesday, an official said.

Oct 23, 2012, 16:10 PM IST

Iraq: ‘Roadside bomb kills 3 soldiers’

Two security officials say the bomb exploded at noon today, hitting an Iraqi army patrol in Badoush.

May 26, 2012, 23:31 PM IST

Suicide bombings target Iraq govt, 155 killed

A pair of suicide car bombings devastated the heart of Iraq`s capital, killing at least 155 people.

Oct 26, 2009, 14:06 PM IST