Police academy attacked in Afghanistan

Suicide bombers Wednesday stormed a police academy in Afghanistan`s Khost city, a police official said.

Two suicide bombers killed in Pak operation

One suicide bomber was killed while another blew himself up on Saturday during a security forces' operation in Pakistan's restive Balochistan's province.

Two suicide bombers killed in Pakistan

One suicide bomber was killed while another blew himself up during a security forces' operation in Pakistan's Balochistan province on Saturday morning.

Peshawar attack: 141 dead, Indian schools pay tribute to victims
Peshawar attack: 141 dead, Indian schools pay tribute to victims

Islamabad/New Delhi: A day after the banned terrorist outfit Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) attacked the Army Public School in Peshawar and killed at least 141 people in cold blood, including 132 students, several schools in India paid their tribute to the victims on Wednesday.

Timeline of deadliest militant attacks in Pakistan

The Taliban`s insurgency against the Pakistan state has killed thousands since it erupted in 2007.

Peshawar school attack: US in touch with Pakistan to offer assistance

The US is in touch with Pakistani authorities to offer assistance in the aftermath of the horrific terrorist attack on a Peshawar school that killed 141 people, the White House said on Tuesday.

Badal expresses shock over 'inhuman' tragedy in Peshawar

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Tuesday expressed shock and grief over the attack on a Pakistani school by Taliban suicide bombers.

Female suicide bombers kill four in Nigeria market attack: Police

Two female suicide bombers blew themselves up in a crowded textile market in north Nigeria`s biggest city on Wednesday, killing at least four, police said.

'Key commanders' among 30 militants killed in Pakistan

Pakistani airstrikes have killed at least 30 militants including a local warlord's "important commanders" in the country's restive northwest where the military launched a major offensive this year, officials and militant sources said on Monday.

Nigeria rocked by new Boko Haram raid and 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.


Nigeria vows to hunt those behind `heinous` mosque attacks

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan vowed to hunt down those behind "heinous" attacks that killed at least 120 at the mosque of an Islamic leader who issued a call to arms against Boko Haram.


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.

The IS fighter who begged for death... and got it

Kurdish grocer Cuneyt Hemo remembers the moment he crossed paths with a jihadist Islamic State (IS) prisoner inside the besieged Syrian town of Kobane.

Four Russian police killed in suicide attack

 At least four Russian police men were killed and four wounded Sunday in Russia`s North Caucasus region, when a suicide bomber detonated explosives attached to his body as the personnel were trying to determine his identity.

Suicide bombers kill 10 in Iraq town

 Two suicide bombers detonated explosives-rigged vehicles on Monday in a town north of the Iraqi capital that has battled jihadist militants, killing 10 people, police and a doctor said.

Suicide bombers put women under suspicion in Nigeria`s Kano

Women in north Nigeria`s largest city Kano are abandoning their traditional religious dress after a spate of suicide bombings by young girls with explosives under their hijab.

China develops mini-camera to scan crowds for suicide bombers

Chinese scientists have developed a mini-camera that can scan the crowd for highly stressed individuals, in a bid to prevent suicide bombing, media reports said today.

Bombers hit police base in eastern Afghanistan, kill guard

Three suicide bombers attacked a parking lot at a police base in eastern Afghanistan, killing a guard and setting 25 trucks ablaze, an Afghan provincial official said today.

Suicide bombers, clashes kill 36 in northern Iraq

Twin suicide bombings targeting Iraq`s Shabak minority and fighting between security forces and militants killed 36 people in the northern province of Nineveh on Friday, officials said.

Five suicide bombers carried out Xinjiang attack: Chinese state media

Five suicide bombers carried out the attack which killed 31 people in the capital of China`s troubled Xinjiang region, state media reported a day after the deadliest terrorist attack to date in the region.