Six killed in suicide bomb near Afghan presidential palace

Six people were killed and more than 30 injured in a suicide bombing in the Afghan capital on Wednesday that struck close to the presidential palace in the heart of the city, the Interior Ministry said.

Islamic State says Australian teenager carries out suicide attack in Iraq

 Australia is seeking to confirm Islamic State`s claim that an Australian teenage recruit died after blowing himself up in Iraq, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said on Thursday.

Five dead in Qaeda suicide attack on Houthis in central Yemen

 Five people were killed in an al Qaeda suicide attack on a Houthi outpost in central Yemen on Tuesday, the Defence Ministry said, highlighting the volatility of a country torn by militant and sectarian violence.

Ex-Somali lawmaker says he knew hotel suicide bomber

 Former Somali member of parliament Salat Ali Jelle said Saturday he personally knew the woman suicide bomber who attacked Central Hotel in Mogadishu Friday.

25 people dead in Friday's al-Shabab attack on Somali hotel

Twenty-five people were killed and 40 wounded in suicide attacks at a hotel in Somalia's capital, the Somali government said on Saturday.

11 killed in suicide attack in northeast Nigeria

Eleven people were killed in a suicide bomb attack on a checkpoint near the town of Biu in northeast Nigeria on Tuesday, a vigilante and a resident said.

Suicide attack outside Police Lines in Pakistan's Lahore

At least 9 people were killed in a suicide attack on Pakistan Police Regional HQ in Lahore on Tuesday, reports said.

Police say they thwart 2 suicide car bomb attacks in Egypt

Police in Egypt say they have thwarted two Islamic militant suicide car bomb attacks on a police station in the restive northern Sinai.

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.

Baghdad blasts kill at least 17: Officials

Iraqi police officials say a suicide bombing in eastern Baghdad has killed at least 13 people and wounded 30.

Maharashtra govt to look into "causes" forcing farmers to end lives

The Maharashtra government has said that it will "look into the causes" which were compelling the debt-ridden farmers to commit suicide.

UP jail authorities to profile inmates to check suicide

With a view to checking increasing number of suicides by inmates inside jails in Uttar Pradesh, jail administration will profile the tendencies of prisoners who had committed the act in past few years and study their family background to prevent such incidents.

Suicide bomb at Afghan funeral for Taliban victims kills 16

An Afghan official says a suicide bomber has struck a funeral for the victims of an earlier Taliban attack, killing 16 and wounding 39 in eastern Laghman province.

Tamil Nadu: Upset at forcible engagement, college student commits suicide

Upset over her forced engagement with a man, a college student allegedly committed suicide in her hostel room, police said.

Lebanese police raid prison after bomb attacks

Lebanese forces stormed the country`s largest prison on Monday where Islamist militants are detained, security sources said, as authorities searched for those behind a double suicide attack at the weekend.

Pakistan: Seven killed, several injured in Rawalpindi's suicide attack

At least five people have been reportedly killed in a suicide attack in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. Several others were critically injured in the attack.

Suicide attack in Rawalpindi, seven killed, several injured

At least seven people were reportedly killed in a suicide attack on Friday evening in Rawalpindi in Pakistan. Several others were critically injured in the attack.

Huge 'suicide attack' rocks Somali capital

A huge car bomb blast shook Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Sunday after a suicide bomber struck an area close to the heavily-fortified international airport where African Union peacekeepers are based, officials said.

IS group claims suicide attack in Iraq

The Islamic State group on Tuesday claimed responsibility for a suicide attack on a funeral tent north of the Iraqi capital Baghdad the day before that killed 16 people and wounded 34 others.

Suicide attack on funeral kills 10 in Iraq

A suicide bomber struck a funeral north of Baghdad on Monday, killing at least 10 mourners, officials said.