Seven dead as two suicide attacks rock Kabul

 A suicide bomber detonated himself Thursday at a high school next to the French cultural centre in Kabul, wounding at least six people, officials said.

Six Afghan soldiers killed in suicide attack

 At least six Afghan soldiers were killed and 12 injured Thursday as a suicide bomber targetted a bus carrying army personnel on the outskirts of Kabul.

ISIS trained Areeb Majeed to become suicide bomber: Sources

The 23-year-old Kalyan youth Areeb Majeed, who left his home to join Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) in Syria, has reportedly revealed during interrogation that he is a trained suicide bomber.

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.

Four killed in suicide attack on UN convoy in Somali capital: Police

 At least four people were killed Wednesday when a suicide bomber in the Somali capital rammed a car packed with explosives into a UN convoy, police said.

Teenage suicide bomber caught in northern Nigeria

A teenage female suicide bomber was caught heading toward the Maiduguri market, which has already been hit twice recently by female suicide bombers, said witnesses.

Nigeria president vows to hunt those behind mosque attacks

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan vowed on Saturday to hunt down those behind "heinous" attacks which left at least 120 dead at the mosque of a top Islamic leader and vocal critic of Boko Haram.

Taliban attack Kabul guesthouse and British embassy car

Taliban militants attacked a foreign guesthouse in central Kabul on Thursday, hours after a suicide bomber targeted a British embassy vehicle in a blast that killed six people, triggering fears of spiralling unrest.


Fear for Afghan women's rights as troops withdraw

Afghan lawmaker Shukria Barakzai says the suicide bomber who plowed into her motorcade a week ago wanted to silence a voice on women's rights with a deafening blast.

Woman suicide bomber `kills several` in Nigerian market

 A female suicide bomber blew herself up Sunday at a mobile phone market in northeast Nigeria, killing several people, witnesses 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.

Suicide bomber in school uniform kills 47 in Nigeria

A suspected Boko Haram suicide bomber disguised in school uniform killed 47 students in northeast Nigeria on Monday, in one of the worst attacks against schools teaching a so-called Western curriculum.

Suicide blast kills one in Kabul police chief`s office

 A blast erupted inside the office of Kabul police chief Zahir Zahir on Sunday, officials said, adding details of casualties were unclear but that he was unhurt.

Suicide bomber kills 32 in northeast Nigeria

A suicide bomber killed himself and 32 civilians when he detonated explosives on the edge of a religious procession by the moderate Muslim Brotherhood in northeast Nigeria, a hospital official and witnesses have said.

Suicide bombing threat to Air India flights; major airports put on alert
Suicide bombing threat to Air India flights; major airports put on alert

Major airports across the country have been put on alert following the warning of an attack.

Suicide bomber kills 18 at Baghdad Shiite mosque

A suicide bomber detonated explosives at a Shiite mosque in western Baghdad Sunday, killing at least 18 people, security and medical officials said.

Suicide bomber kills five in NW Pakistan: Officials

A suicide bomber blew himself up in a peace committee meeting in a restive Pakistani tribal area on Wednesday, killing at least five people and wounding seven others, officials said.

Indonesian suicide bomber dies fighting with IS: SITE

An Indonesian suicide bomber has died fighting with the Islamic State organisation in Iraq, a monitoring group said Tuesday, sparking fresh concern from Jakarta authorities who fear the group is spawning a new generation of radicals.

Triple suicide bombing in Iraq kills 58 people

A triple suicide bombing today killed at least 58 people in Iraq as a roadside bomb killed the police chief of the western Anbar province, authorities said, attacks that dealt major blows to Iraqi security forces struggling to combat the Islamic State extremist group.

Suicide bombings in Yemen kill 67 after premier quits

Suicide bombers targeting Yemen`s powerful Shi`ite Houthi group and an army camp killed at least 67 people in two separate attacks on Thursday, hours after a political crisis forced the new prime minister to step down.