Suicide attacks

Indonesia to work with Google to fight radicalism

Dozens of people have been killed in a series of suicide attacks in Indonesia.

Aug 04, 2017, 19:45 PM IST

Twin Taliban suicide attacks in Kabul kill 16

Sixteen people were killed Wednesday in simultaneous Taliban suicide assaults on two security compounds in Kabul, as the insurgents ramp up attacks even before the start of their annual spring offensive.

Mar 01, 2017, 23:41 PM IST

Afghan forces end siege after suicide attacks in Kabul

Afghan security forces ended an 11-hour standoff in central Kabul on Tuesday, shooting dead the last of a group of attackers who struck hours after a separate suicide bombing killed and wounded dozens of security personnel and civilians.

Sep 07, 2016, 00:18 AM IST

Three new suicide attacks in Lebanon village near Syria

A new wave of suicide bombings struck a Lebanese village near the border with war-ravaged Syria where similar attacks killed five people only hours earlier on Monday, a security source said.

Jun 28, 2016, 02:40 AM IST

23 killed in suicide bomb attacks Baghdad

At least 23 persons were killed and 73 others wounded on Thursday in two suicide bomb attacks in Iraq`s capital Baghdad, an official said.

Jun 09, 2016, 14:56 PM IST

Seven dead in raid on Iraqi gas plant claimed by IS

The attack on the Taji plant, about 20 kilometres (12 miles) north of the capital, was launched at dawn.

May 16, 2016, 01:23 AM IST

Suicide attacks in Iraq kill at least 14 people

Suicide attacks targeting security forces in two Baghdad suburbs have killed at least 14 people and wounded dozens, officials said today.

Apr 24, 2016, 15:08 PM IST
Brussels attacks: Police detains 9, hunts two suspects – what we know so far

Brussels attacks: Police detains 9, hunts two suspects – what we know so far

Belgian police staged fresh raids late Thursday and Friday, detaining nine people in all, including three linked to the Paris attacks in which 130 people died,

Mar 26, 2016, 01:57 AM IST

69 killed in suicide attacks near Nigeria

At least 69 dead bodies have been registered in a morgue following multiple suicide attacks in a community near Maiduguri, capital of Borno State in Nigeria, sources at a government-run hospital said on Sunday.

Jan 31, 2016, 22:23 PM IST

13 dead in triple suicide attacks in Nigeria's Chibok town

At least 13 people were killed on Wednesday when three suicide bombers blew themselves up in the northeast Nigerian town of Chibok, where Boko Haram kidnapped more than 200 schoolgirls.

Jan 27, 2016, 23:48 PM IST
Bury terrorists face down in pig excreta, says Tripura Governor; causes stir

Bury terrorists face down in pig excreta, says Tripura Governor; causes stir

Tripura Governor Tathagata Roy stirred a hornet's nest when he suggested that bodies of dead terrorists be deprived of 'honourable' burial and should rather be wrapped in pigskin.

Jan 07, 2016, 17:23 PM IST

LeT operatives planning suicide attacks in Delhi: Delhi police

Delhi Police is searching for two suspected Lashkar-e-Taiba operatives who have allegedly hatched a conspiracy to carry out “suicide attacks” in the national capital targeting “high profile persona

Dec 05, 2015, 19:38 PM IST

Boko Haram commander linked with suicide attacks arrested

Nigeria's secret police on Sunday said it had arrested notable Boko Haram suspects, including a key commander, linked with several suicide attacks across the country.

Aug 30, 2015, 17:35 PM IST
Islamic State car bomb attacks in Iraq kill at least 30

Islamic State car bomb attacks in Iraq kill at least 30

Car bomb attacks in Baghdad and the Iraqi province of Diyala, mostly claimed by the Islamic State jihadist group, have killed at least 30 people, police and medical sources said Wednesday.

Jul 22, 2015, 14:37 PM IST

String of Baghdad bombings kills 21: Police

A string of bomb explosions, including two suicide attacks, killed at least 21 people and wounded 62 in Shiite-dominated neighbourhoods of Baghdad Sunday, Iraqi police and medical sources said.

Jul 13, 2015, 04:03 AM IST

Chad bombs Boko Haram bases in Nigeria after suicide attacks

Chad`s military has carried out a series of air strikes against Boko Haram bases in Nigeria in retaliation for twin suicide bombings this week in the Chadian capital N`Djamena that killed at least 34 people, it said in a statement late on Wednesday.

Jun 18, 2015, 16:18 PM IST

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.

Apr 13, 2015, 22:33 PM IST
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".

Mar 21, 2015, 14:03 PM IST
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.

Mar 16, 2015, 10:08 AM IST

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.

Feb 21, 2015, 01:29 AM IST