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.

Wagah border suicide bomber identified

 Pakistani security forces claimed to have identified the man who had carried out last month`s suicide bombing at the Wagah border crossing with India and have taken his family into custody, a media report said Saturday.

Taliban suicide attack on Afghan bank kills 10

Taliban militants detonated a suicide bomb and stormed a bank in southern Afghanistan on Wednesday, killing five police and five civilians as the country endures a rise in violence as US-led NATO troops pull out.

ISIS recruit Areeb Majeed's NIA custody extended till Dec 22
ISIS recruit Areeb Majeed's NIA custody extended till Dec 22

The 23-year-old Kalyan youth, who left his home to allegedly join ISIS, is likely to be produced before court on Monday.

Nigeria rocked by new Boko Haram raid, suicide attack

Boko Haram on Monday launched two separate attacks on state capitals in northeast Nigeria, when two female suicide bombers hit a busy market and fighters launched a major assault on police.

Survivors tell of Afghan volleyball bombing that killed 57

Survivors of a horrific suicide attack which killed 57 people at a volleyball game in Afghanistan told Monday how a bomb packed with ball bearings ripped through spectators enjoying the final moments of the match.

60 Germans have died fighting for IS: Security chief

Some 60 Germans have been killed while fighting under the banner of the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq, the head of the German domestic intelligence service said on Sunday.

Female Afghan MP injured but defiant after suicide attack

 Afghan women`s rights campaigner Shukria Barakzai speaks in a tired whisper as she recovers in hospital from an assassination attempt that nearly killed her a week ago, but her message is strong and clear.

Female Afghan MP says "prayers" saved her from bomb attack

An outspoken female Afghan lawmaker survived a suicide bombing attack on her vehicle on Sunday, suffering slight wounds, but three civilian bystanders were killed, a police spokesman said.

Afghan female MP survives suicide attack, 3 dead: Officials

A suicide bomber on Sunday targeted a vehicle convoy of Afghan lawmakers that included a prominent female MP, killing three civilians and injuring 17 others, officials said.

Six dead in `Boko Haram` suicide attack at Nigeria filling station

 Six people were killed, including three police, in a suicide bomb attack at a petrol station in northern Nigeria`s biggest city Kano, police said, blaming Boko Haram militants.

Suspected suicide attack at Nigeria petrol station: Witness, residents

 A car with two passengers rammed into a truck as it unloaded fuel at a petrol station in north Nigeria`s biggest city on Friday, in a suspected suicide attack, a witness and residents said.

Two Baghdad car bombs kill at least 17: Officials

Car bomb blasts in two northern Baghdad neighbourhoods killed at least 17 people and wounded at least 57 on Friday, medical and security sources said.