Suicide Blasts

  • Another blast rips through Russia's Volgograd, leaves 15 dead 30-12-2013 11:14 AM

    At least 15 people were killed when a bomb blast ripped through a trolleybus on Monday in the second deadly attack in the Russian city of Volgograd in two days, law enforcement authorities said. The explosion came a day after a suicide bomber killed at least 16 people in the...
  • Afghanistan: Blast outside mosque in Maymana, 35 dead 26-10-2012 12:34 PM

    Kabul: A suicide bomber blew himself up outside a mosque in northern Afghanistan on Friday, killing 35 people and wounding at least 70, government and hospital officials said. The attack in the town of Maymana, capital of northern Faryab province, came as people were gathering at the mosque to celebrate...
  • Suicide blasts kill 11 tribesmen in Yemen 21-08-2011 10:31 PM

    Sanaa: A pair of suicide bombings targeting anti-al-Qaida tribesmen in southern Yemen killed 11 people on Sunday, tribal and security officials said. Both blasts took place in Abyan province, where al-Qaida-linked militants have been taking advantage of a breakdown in security linked to Yemen's political turmoil to take over towns...
  • 3 killed in blast at Kabul military hospital 21-05-2011 02:24 PM

    Kabul: A powerful blast struck Kabul's main military hospital on Saturday, killing at least three people and wounding many others, the Defence Ministry said. Defence Ministry spokesman Gen. Mohammed Zaher Azimi said the blast occurred at noon inside a tent on the grounds of the Mohammad Daud Khan military hospital...
  • Lahore: seven killed in a blast outside a shrine 25-01-2011 07:08 PM

    Lahore: A suicide bomber targeted a Shia procession in Pakistan's eastern Lahore city today, killing at least seven persons, including four policemen, and injuring nearly 40 others, officials said. The blast occurred at Lahori Gate near Karbala Gamay Shah, a Shia 'imambargah' or prayer hall. Superintendent of Police (Security) Faisal...
  • Moscow: Suicide bombing kills 35, injures 150 25-01-2011 06:53 AM

    Moscow: A Bomb designed to inflict heavy casualties was detonated inside Russia's Domodedova airport on Monday. President Dmitri Medvedev says it appears to have been a terrorist attack. The deadly explosion at Russia's busiest airport on Monday night left 35 dead and over 150 injured. Speaking on Russian TV, he...
  • Pak Taliban responsible for Quetta blast 04-09-2010 11:31 AM

    Quetta, Pakistan: The Pakistani Taliban has claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing that killed at least 43 Shiite Muslims in southwest Pakistan on Friday. Pakistani Taliban commander Qari Hussain Mehsud said that though they were fighting the United States and the Pakistani government, "Shiites are also our target". The attack...
  • Suicide bomber strikes at Quetta rally, 59 killed 03-09-2010 04:39 PM

    Quetta, Pakistan: A suicide bomber struck a rally in the Pakistani city of Quetta on Friday, killing up to 59 people in the second major attack this week, piling pressure on a government struggling with a flood crisis. The attack on the Shi'ite rally expressing solidarity with the Palestinian people...
  • Watch: Terror hits Lahore, 26 killed in car bombing 28-05-2009 01:53 AM

    The bomb went off near the ISI headquarters in the city. ...
  • India bids farewell to heroes who fell in Kabul 08-07-2008 07:29 AM

    Durban: With their backs against the wall, a desperate Kolkata Knight Riders will take on Perth Scorchers in their do-or-die penultimate group league encounter in the Champions League T20 on Wednesday. The IPL champions, led by Gautam Gambhir, have comprehensively lost their first two games against Delhi Daredevils and qualifiers...
  • 26 killed as suicide bombers strike twice in Pak 11-03-2008 09:46 PM

    Mohali: Pacer Umesh Yadav is likely to miss India's remaining two one-dayers against England as he suffered a finger injury during the third ODI here on Thursday. Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said at a post-match press conference that Yadav sustained an injury on a finger in his left-hand while fielding...
  • Suicide attack on Pak air force bus, five killed 01-11-2007 09:56 AM

    Perth: Bowlers James Anderson and Graeme Swann have overcome injuries to be included in a strong lineup for the opening match of England's Ashes cricket tour to Australia, a three-dayer against Western Australia state starting on Friday. Paceman Anderson has been troubled by a rib injury and off-spinner Swann by...
  • Suicide bomber kills 26 in Baghdad 05-03-2007 04:29 PM

    ...