Kabul suicide attacks: Taliban bombers kill 7 Afghan troops
Kabul suicide attacks: Taliban bombers kill 7 Afghan troops

Just a couple of days after the new government was sworn-in, two Taliban suicide bombers on Wednesday morning detonated themselves in front of two Afghan National Army buses carrying troops, killing eight and injuring 21, reports said Wednesday.

Afghan provincial governor`s office attacked, seven suicide bombers killed

Seven suicide bombers were reportedly killed when a group of militants Wednesday launched a massive offensive against the police headquarters and the provincial governor`s office in Kandahar, the capital of Afghanistan`s Kandahar province, 450 km south of Kabul.

Attacks in Iraq kill 22 as elections loom

At least 22 people were killed and 35 others wounded in attacks across Iraq Saturday, police and medical sources said.

Taliban splinter group claims responsibility for Pakistan attack

Ahrarul Hind, a little known splinter group of the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan, claimed responsibility for the brazen attack on a court premises in Islamabad.

Chhattisgarh cop shoots own kids, wife before killing himself

In a shocking incident, Devnarayan Patel, the City Superintendent of Police, shot his wife, two children and before turning the service revolver on himself in the wee hours.

Maulana Masood Azhar planning to target elections in India?

Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) leader Maulana Masood Azhar is planning to launch suicide attacks in India during major elections rallies ahead of General Elections, reports claimed on Wednesday.

Up to 21, mostly foreigners, killed in Kabul suicide attack

Up to 21 people were killed in Friday`s attack on a restaurant popular with foreigners in the Afghan capital, after a suicide bomber blew himself up near the entrance and gunmen burst in to spray diners with bullets.

Afghanistan police detain 10-year-old girl in suicide bomber vest

The Afghan authorities said that they had detained a 10-year-old girl for attempting to carry out a suicide attack wearing a vest packed with explosives.

Indonesian terror suspects planned US embassy attack: Police

Six suspected terrorists killed in a New Year`s Eve police raid near Jakarta had planned to carry out a string of attacks targeting the US embassy, a church and Buddhist temples, police said.

Despite suicide attacks, IOC chief says Russia will deliver safe Sochi Games

In wake of the Games that are to begin from Feb 7, Putin has ordered some extensive security measures to be put in place.

Putin visits Volgograd, says there can be no justification for suicide attacks

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday paid a visit to Volgograd after two attacks within a span of two days stunned the city, raising the alarm over security ahead of crucial Sochi Games.

Russia buries dead as Volgograd bombings toll hits 34

Russia beefed up security and mourned its dead as the toll from jarring successive-day suicide strikes in the run-up to the Sochi Winter Olympic Games rose to 34.

Vladimir Putin to keep within the law in terror hunt: UN

Putin made the promise in talks with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon following the suicide blasts earlier yesterday and Sunday that left at least 31 people dead.

Volgograd suicide attacks: Vladimir Putin says will fiercely fight terrorists

Just weeks before the crucial Sochi Games are to begin, Russia was stunned by two suicide attacks that killed a total of 31 people within a span of 48 hours, triggering a high alert in the country.

Volgograd suicide attacks `linked`; Russia steps up security ahead of Sochi Games

A day after the horrific attack at a railway station in Russia`s Volgograd, another blast was reported to have taken place on a trolleybus in the city on Monday, killing 10 people.

US airport worker arrested for car bomb plot

US authorities arrested an aviation worker in an apparent sting operation after he tried to explode what he thought was a car bomb at an airport in the state of Kansas.

Suicide bombs target Iraq security as attacks kill 27

Three suicide bombings killed 14 Iraqi security force members overnight, officials said on Wednesday, the worst of a series of attacks that left 27 people dead in two days.

Suicide car bombing kills three in east Afghanistan

Officials in Afghanistan say a suicide car bombing has killed one civilian and two police officers in the country`s east.

Wave of bomb blasts rock Iraqi capital, killing 30

The deadliest attack happened when a car bomb and roadside bomb exploded in a market and nearby parking lot in the northern Shiite district of Husseiniya, killing six and wounding 13.

`Terror machine` beyond Afghan borders the main threat: India

With militants again targeting its mission in Jalalabad, India on Saturday said "terror machine" that operates from "beyond the borders" was the main threat to Afghanistan`s security.