Seven French have staged suicide attacks in Syria, Iraq: PM

France`s prime minister revealed Monday that seven French nationals or residents, including six converts to Islam, had committed suicide attacks in Syria and Iraq.

Suicide bombings aim to drag Yemen into `chaos`: President
Suicide bombings aim to drag Yemen into `chaos`: President

 Yemen`s embattled president said suicide bombings that killed at least 142 people at Shiite Huthi mosques were aimed at dragging the country into "chaos, violence and internal fighting".

Pakistan's Christians protest after Lahore church blasts
Pakistan's Christians protest after Lahore church blasts

Having staged twin suicide attacks near two churches in Lahore's Yohanabad area that killed 15, the splinter group of Pakistan Taliban, Jamaat-ul-Ahrar threatened of more similar attacks in the country.

Islamic State militants claim suicide attacks in Libya that kill 42

Militants claiming loyalty to Islamic State killed 42 people in suicide car bombings in eastern Libya on Friday, in apparent retaliation for Egyptian air strikes.

Suicide attacks kill 38 as Boko Haram threatens Nigeria vote

Two suicide attacks in northeast Nigeria killed at least 38 people Tuesday, less than six weeks from elections, as the leader of Boko Haram vowed to disrupt the vote. 

Suicide attacks kill 38 in NE Nigeria despite regional fight-back

Two suicide attacks in northeast Nigeria killed at least 38 people Tuesday, after Boko Haram razed a town and as violence raged across the embattled region less than six weeks from elections.

Farmers' suicide: NHRC sends notice to Maharashtra over compensation issue

The National Human Rights Commission on Tuesday issued a notice to the Maharashtra government over reports that families of 2,731 farmers, who committed suicide in the state, were held "ineligible" to get compensation.

Suicide attack at Police Lines in Lahore kills 8; Pak Taliban claims responsibility
Suicide attack at Police Lines in Lahore kills 8; Pak Taliban claims responsibility

At least 8 people were reported killed in a suicide attack on Pakistan Police Regional HQ in Lahore on Tuesday.

Provision on punishing for attempted suicide 'barbaric': Court

A Delhi court, which held a man guilty of attempting to commit suicide after being allegedly harassed by a policeman, said "it is unfortunate" that such "arbitrary, barbaric and anti-human" penal provision still stands in the statute book.

Philippines says was on guard against papal 'suicide attack'

The Philippines investigated a report that a Malaysian suicide bomber was planning to try to kill Pope Francis during the pontiff's visit to Manila this month, Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas said on Tuesday.

Suicide bomber blows himself up near police check post in Pakistan's Rawalpindi
Suicide bomber blows himself up near police check post in Pakistan's Rawalpindi

In what is being said to be a suicide blast, a loud explosion was heard near Wah Garden police check post on Tuesday, injuring few cops, reports said.

Deadly attack stokes Iraq pilgrimage fears

 A deadly mortar attack on Friday near the Iraqi city of Karbala stoked security concerns as millions of Shi'ite pilgrims gathered for one of the largest religious gatherings in the world.

UN voices `serious concern` after Taliban attacks hit Kabul

The UN voiced "serious concern" about the Taliban`s persistent threat after the group killed seven people in two suicide attacks in Kabul on Thursday, including one targeting a play at a French-financed high school.

Taliban deploying 'bird drones' for suicide attacks?

The Afghan police has said that they have spotted a bird with a bomb vest, surveillance camera and a GPS tracker on a highway and believe that the Taliban is behind the suicide mission, a report said.

Afghan suicide attack: Taliban hit UK embassy vehicle, one British among six killed
Afghan suicide attack: Taliban hit UK embassy vehicle, one British among six killed

A British embassy vehicle was hit by an explosion in Afghan capital Kabul in what is said to be a suicide attack, reports said Thursday.

Taliban claim responsibility for Kabul suicide bombing

Taliban have claimed responsibility for the suicide bombing aimed at foreign targets here that left four militants dead and three injured, the media reported on Thursday.

Suicide attackers target foreign compound in Kabul

Taliban militants launched a car bomb and suicide attack Wednesday on a compound in Kabul that houses many international contractors, but only the attackers died in the assault, Afghan officials said.

Wagah suicide attack: Did bomber plan to detonate in India?
Wagah suicide attack: Did bomber plan to detonate in India?

Even as the authorities in Pakistan continue investigation to ascertain who was behind the deadly Wagah border crossing blast that killed at least 60, a fresh report compels to re-think who was the actual target of the attack.

Wagah bombing: `India must acquire surveillance capacity to monitor both sides of border'

Defence analyst Commodore (retired) C Uday Bhaskar on Monday said that the bomb blast, which took place near the Wagah border in Pakistan, poses a very serious internal security challenge for Pakistan, adding that India would have to acquire the capacity for surveillance on both sides of the border.

Who staged Wagah suicide attack? 3 Pak Taliban factions claim hand
Who staged Wagah suicide attack? 3 Pak Taliban factions claim hand

Rubbishing the claims of other terror outfits, former Tehreek-e-Taliban spokesman Ehsanullah Ehsan has asserted that its Jamat-ul-Ahrar group was responsible for the deadly suicide attack at Wagah border crossing that killed at least 60 people.