Saudi-led jets bomb Yemen as Hadi government rejects new talks

Air strikes by Saudi-led forces hit military bases across Yemen on Friday, residents told Reuters, and the country`s foreign minister was quoted as saying there was no need to convene another peace summit after the first round of talks failed.

Bombings kill at least 5 people near Iraqi capital, Baghdad

 Officials in Iraq say separate bombings have killed at least five people outside of Baghdad.

Roadside bomb kills 14 family members in southern Afghanistan

 A roadside bomb killed at least 14 members of an Afghan family, including women and children, in the country`s volatile south Saturday, officials said, in the first major attack in the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.

Saudi-led coalition denies bombing Yemen heritage site

The Saudi-led coalition bombing rebels in Yemen denied claims that it carried out a strike on the historic old quarter of the capital Sanaa.

Nigeria's Maiduguri city hit by deadly bomb, overnight attack

A suspected suicide bomber blew himself up inside a mosque in Nigeria`s Maiduguri city on Saturday afternoon killing 10 people, a hospital source said, after an attack by Boko Haram insurgents on the outskirts.

Afghan official says suicide bombing kills at least 5

A suicide truck bomb exploded in a southern Afghan province today, killing at least five people and wounding 62, authorities said.

Saudi Shiites prepare mass funeral for bombing victims

Saudi Arabia`s Shiite minority prepared a mass funeral Monday for the victims of a mosque bombing that authorities described as an attempt by Sunni extremists to sow sectarian strife.

African marathoners top at Boston two years after bombing

Ethiopian runner Lelisa Desisa finished first in the Boston Marathon on Monday, reclaiming the top spot in a race he last won two years ago when it was struck by a deadly bombing attack.

Myanmar apologises to China for its plane bombing border areas

Myanmar on Thursday apologised to China for the cross-border aerial bombing that killed at least five Chinese nationals last month in southwest China's Yunnan Province.

Defense wraps up case in Boston bombing trial

Lawyers for alleged Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev quickly wrapped up their defense case on Tuesday as the four-week old trial entered its final stages.

Top Ugandan prosecutor in Shebab bombing trial shot dead

Gunmen today shot dead a top Ugandan state prosecutor whose cases include the trial of 13 men accused of involvement in Al-Shebab bomb attacks that killed 76 people in 2010, police said.

Top Ugandan prosecutor in 2010 bombing trial shot dead: police

Gunmen shot dead Monday a top Ugandan state prosector whose cases include the trial of 13 men accused of involvement in Al-Shebab bomb attacks that killed 76 people in 2010, police said.

China threatens "decisive" response after Myanmar bombing

 China`s military will take "decisive" measures if there is a repeat attack by Myanmar forces on Chinese territory, a senior military officer said after a bomb from a Myanmar aircraft fell in Chinese territory and killed four Chinese people.

One dead in bombing near French supermarket in Egypt

A bomb blast outside a branch of French supermarket giant Carrefour killed one person and wound six on Sunday in the Egyptian city of Alexandria, police said.

Dozens killed in bombing of Niger village; official blames Nigeria

At least 36 civilians were killed when a military plane bombed a funeral party in a Niger border village, the government said, in an incident its deputy mayor blamed on the Nigerian air force.

Suicide attack, bombing kill at least 22 in Iraq's capital

Attacks in Baghdad killed at least 22 people and wounded dozens on Monday, just days after the government lifted a nighttime curfew that had been in place in the Iraqi capital for over a decade.

Multiple Baghdad bombings kill 25, wound 64: Iraq officials

A pair of bombings in the Iraqi capital today killed nearly two dozen people hours before the city's longtime curfew was set to come to an end.

Suicide bombing in northeast Nigeria kills 7: Police

A suicide bomb attack targeting a political meeting killed seven people in northeast Nigeria`s Potiskum city on Sunday, just two weeks from national elections, witnesses and a police officer said.

Children among the dead in Syria bombing: Monitor

A car bombing killed six people including two children in a Kurdish area of Syria`s northern province of Aleppo on Sunday, a monitoring group said.

Five policemen killed in Yemen bombing

 A bomb struck a Yemeni police convoy in southeastern province of Hadramout Wednesday killing five policemen and injuring four others, a military official told Xinhua.