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Heads to roll over Peshawar suicide attack

Heads to roll over Peshawar suicide attack

PESHAWAR: Caretaker Chief Minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa retired Justice Dost Mohammad Khan has formally asked the federal government to change the provincial chief secretary and police chief, insisting the two have failed to take necessary measures to stop the Tuesday night suicide attack in the capital city. The blast had killed ANP provincial leader and election candidate […]

Frenchman commits suicide at Makkah’s Grand Mosque

Frenchman commits suicide at Makkah’s Grand Mosque

RIYADH ; A Frenchman has committed suicide by throwing himself off the roof of the Grand Mosque in Islam’s holiest city of Makkah, Saudi and French officials said on Saturday. “A foreigner threw himself from the roof of the Grand Mosque in Makkah” to the courtyard below, “resulting in his instant death”, Saudi police told […]

Seven killed in Kabul suicide blast near clerics’ gathering

Seven killed in Kabul suicide blast near clerics’ gathering

KABUL; At least seven people were killed in a suicide bombing Monday near a gathering of top clerics in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul, roughly one hour after the group proclaimed such attacks a sin, police said. The blast in the western part of the city, near universities and a police academy, is the latest demonstration of […]

Pakistan’s military has killed a senior member of Islamist militant group Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ) along two suicide bombers in a raid in the southwestern province of Balochistan, the army’s media wing said on Thursday.

Pakistan’s military has killed a senior member of Islamist militant group Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ) along two suicide bombers in a raid in the southwestern province of Balochistan, the army’s media wing said on Thursday.

A military intelligence officer was killed and four other soldiers wounded during the operation targeting Salman Badeni, the Balochistan region chief of LeJ, on the outskirts of provincial capital Quetta. Badeni had been “involved in killings of over 100 innocent personnel of Hazara Community and police”, the army said in a statement. The military also […]

11 dead in suicide attack on Libya election commission

11 dead in suicide attack on Libya election commission

A group of militants including at least two suicide bombers stormed the head offices of Libya’s electoral commission in Tripoli on Wednesday, killing at least eleven people, wounding two, and setting fire to the building, said officials. Security forces engaged in a gun battle with the assailants for control of the building said spokesman Khaled […]

Avicii committed suicide, died due to self-inflicted wounds: sources

Avicii committed suicide, died due to self-inflicted wounds: sources

Swedish superstar Avicii, one of the world´s most successful DJs who died a week ago aged 28, committed suicide with broken glass that he used to cut himself, has learnt. Multiple sources familiar with the circumstances surrounding the famous DJ’s death told TMZ that he did indeed take his own life — something his parents alluded to last […]

Pakistan Condemns Twin Suicide Attacks in Kabul

Pakistan Condemns Twin Suicide Attacks in Kabul

Pakistan has strongly condemned the twin suicide attacks in Kabul on Monday morning, killing and injuring scores of innocent people. In a statement Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Mohammad Faisal said that Pakistan is distressed and grieved at the loss of precious human lives. He said we express our deepest sympathies and heartfelt condolences to the […]

Pregnant woman’s suicide shocks China

Pregnant woman’s suicide shocks China

BEIJING: Ma Rongrong’s labour pains were unbearable. For hours she had begged for a C-section to ease her agony. After multiple requests were refused, she jumped five floors from a hospital window in northern China to her death. Ma’s family and her doctors have blamed each other for denying her the surgery that could have eased […]

Bilawal Bhutto strongly condemns suicide terrorist attack in Kabul’s diplomatic enclave

Bilawal Bhutto strongly condemns suicide terrorist attack in Kabul’s diplomatic enclave

by Agencies KARACHI, May 31: Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has strongly condemned suicide terrorist attack in Kabul’s diplomatic enclave adding that terrorists are striking innocent people everywhere. In a press statement, he said that human fraternity has to get united to eliminate terrorism from the earth while neighbours have also to fulfill […]

Husband of New York judge found dead challenges reports of apparent suicide

Husband of New York judge found dead challenges reports of apparent suicide

  Web Desk The sudden death of Judge Sheila Abdus-Salaam — and the hours that led up to it — remains shrouded in mystery. Shortly after the body of Abdus-Salaam, the first African American woman to serve on New York’s top court, was found floating fully clothed in the Hudson River with no apparent signs of trauma or criminality, local police said […]

Pregnant woman attempts suicide after alleged rape by ‘influential’ tribesman

Pregnant woman attempts suicide after alleged rape by ‘influential’ tribesman

Police officials in Jhelum Valley district of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) on Monday, while recording the statement of an under-treatment woman who had attempted to commit suicide, found out that she had been raped last week. The incident happened in the constituency of AJK’s Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider. S*, the 25-year-old pregnant mother […]