Several injured as suicide bomb blows up self at mosque in Borno

A suicide bomber suspected to be member of Boko Haram terrorist strapped with Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) on Wednesday morning killed himself, and left dozens of people injured near a mosque in Sulimanti ward of Maiduguri, the Borno state capital. There were reports that the suicide bombers, two in number stormed the area, but the… Read More Several injured as suicide bomb blows up self at mosque in Borno

Chemical plant explosion kills 13 in Mexico

A huge explosion occurred on Wednesday at a Mexican petrochemical plant which forced the evacuation of surrounding neighborhoods. The death toll has risen to 13, authorities said. Mexico’s national coordinator of civil protection, Luis Felipe Puente, tweeted the revised death toll after visiting the facility in the port of Coatzacoalcos early on Thursday. Officials and… Read More Chemical plant explosion kills 13 in Mexico

Taliban suicide bomber hits Kabul in Afghanistan

A Taliban suicide car bomber attacked an office of Afghanistan’s main national security agency in Kabul on Tuesday, killing or wounding several people, the first assault in the capital since the group declared their new spring offensive a week ago. President Ashraf Ghani condemned the attack “in the strongest possible terms” in a statement from… Read More Taliban suicide bomber hits Kabul in Afghanistan

Fireworks explosion in Indian temple leaves at least 100 dead, over 350 injured

Over 100 people were killed and several others injured when an explosion took place at the Puttingal Devi temple during a festival at Paravoor in Kollam at around 3 am on Sunday, police said. As the temple festival was on, fireworks display had commenced at the temple precincts since midnight and hundreds of people had… Read More Fireworks explosion in Indian temple leaves at least 100 dead, over 350 injured

Seven dead, 15 injured as two armoured personnel carriers explode in Sinai peninsula

At least five Egyptian soldiers, a military officer and a civilian woman were killed, and 15 injured, on Thursday in the Sinai peninsula, after armored personnel carriers exploded in two separate incidents, security and medical sources said. Islamic State (ISIS) claimed responsibility for the attacks on several websites. Several explosive devices were planted on the… Read More Seven dead, 15 injured as two armoured personnel carriers explode in Sinai peninsula