Suicide bomber kills 3 near Kabul cricket stadium – police

Sep 13, 2017 - 10:16 PM

There is no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack the latest in a series of deadly assaults in the city

World lags badly on targets to slash TB, HIV, obesity – study

Sep 13, 2017 - 7:12 AM

Overall only a fifth of 37 health related targets set under the UN s Sustainable Development Goals SDGs adopted in 2015 are likely to be met

Indonesia's first female would-be suicide bomber jailed

Aug 28, 2017 - 3:27 PM

Dian Yulia Novi was arrested at her boarding house with a 3 kilogram bomb encased in a pressure cooker the night before the planned attack on the presidential palace last December

WATCH: Jared Leto pays tribute to Chester Bennington, Chris Cornell at MTV VMAs 2017

Aug 28, 2017 - 1:13 PM

You are not alone There is always a way forward Reach out share your thoughts do not give up the actor and singer also tells those with depression

Linkin Park plans public memorial for Chester Bennington

Aug 23, 2017 - 8:23 PM

The memorial will take place in Los Angeles

IN MEMORIAM. Over a month from Bennington’s death, fans and fellow artists continue to mourn. Photo from

Online 'suicide' searches spiked after Netflix's '13 Reasons Why' – study

Aug 01, 2017 - 7:15 AM

Overall suicide related queries were 19 higher than expected following the show researchers say

A promotional image for the Netflix show '13 Reasons Why'. Image courtesy Netflix

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Philippines' suicide hotline draws flak for alleged inaccessibility

Jul 13, 2017 - 6:55 PM

While Hopeline says callers may experience a busy line during peak hours it clarifies that the hotline is 24 7 and that responders are well trained

14 dead in twin Cameroon bombings

Jul 13, 2017 - 5:22 PM

The bombings which took place on Wednesday evening in Waza near the Nigerian border targeted a busy area in the market town sources say

4 suicide bombers kill 15 in Maiduguri, Nigeria – police

Jul 12, 2017 - 9:09 PM

The bombers detonated IEDs improvised explosive devices strapped to their bodies at different locations of the area killing 19 people including the bombers he says adding 23 people are injured

Tougher fighting, more suicide attacks as ISIS hits back in Mosul

Jul 04, 2017 - 7:53 AM

Iraqi forces are facing increasingly difficult fighting and a rising number of suicide attacks including some by female bombers in the final stages of the battle for Mosul

WAR-TORN. Iraqi Counter-Terrorism Services (CTS) members carry food as they walk in the Old City of Mosul on July 3, 2017 during an ongoing offensive to retake the city from Islamic State (ISIS) group fighters. Fadel Senna/AFP

Suicide bombers kill 16 in NE Nigeria

Jun 19, 2017 - 7:19 PM

The National Emergency Management Agency NEMA says the attacks took place at about 8:45 pm 1945 GMT on Sunday close to the Dalori camp at Kofa village near the Borno state capital Maiduguri

1 in 5 children in developed world in relative poverty – UN

Jun 15, 2017 - 4:45 PM

A report from UNICEF also finds that New Zealand has the highest suicide rate in the world for people aged 15 to 19

Lochte says he thought about suicide after Rio Olympics fiasco

Jun 07, 2017 - 12:03 PM

There were a couple of points where I was crying thinking If I go to bed and never wake up fine

SUICIDE. Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte says he contemplated suicide after last year's Rio Olympics controversy. File photo by Christophe Simon/AFP

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Jun 06, 2017 - 10:01 AM

Rangkuman berita seputar selebriti dan dunia hiburan yang tidak boleh Anda lewatkan

'Large part' of Manchester attack network held in Britain

May 27, 2017 - 2:28 PM

Police says a large part of the network linked to the atrocity has been detained

BOMBING. Medics and rescuers in Manchester, Britain, deploy May 22, 2017, after reports of an explosion at the Manchester Arena. Photo by Paul Ellis/AFP

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May 25, 2017 - 11:43 AM

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May 24, 2017 - 4:28 PM

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Sports tighten security after Manchester attack

May 24, 2017 - 12:14 PM

Despite the Manchester attack high profile sports events will push through in Britain in the coming weeks including the FA Cup Final

TIGHTENED SECURITY. Various leagues including the UEFA, European football's governing body, say that "tight security arrangements" had long been in place. Photo by Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP

Grunge rock icon Chris Cornell didn't want to die – wife

May 19, 2017 - 11:41 PM

The singer s wife Vicky says there was no indication that he wanted to die

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Troubled grunge icon Chris Cornell hangs himself

May 19, 2017 - 8:34 AM

The Wayne County medical examiner conducts an autopsy and rules his death a suicide by hanging

IN MEMORY. A fan visits a makeshift memorial for Chris Cornell on a bench near A Sound Garden, the sculpture that inspired the name of the band Soundgarden, on May 18, 2017 in Seattle, Washington. Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images/AFP

Disgraced ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez commits suicide in prison

Apr 19, 2017 - 7:26 PM

The 27 year old Hernandez was discovered hanging in his cell after he used a bedsheet that he attached to his cell window

THE END. Aaron Hernandez, seen during  a 2013 court hearing, had beat two murder counts but was already serving life without parole for a previous conviction. Jared Wickerham/Getty Images/AFP

3 killed in Mogadishu army camp attack – military

Apr 10, 2017 - 5:03 PM

UPDATED A suicide bomber disguised as a member of the military was able to enter the training camp Lieutenant Colonel Mohamed Abdirahman says

Social media 'death groups' encouraging teen suicides prompt panic in Russia

Apr 03, 2017 - 6:19 PM

The groups are headed by mentors that promote depression and encourage suicide among its members

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Apr 01, 2017 - 11:00 AM

Bangladeshi forces kill militant carrying explosives

Mar 18, 2017 - 6:24 PM

As he was carrying explosives we primarily suspect him of being a militant Mufti Mahmud Khan spokesman for the Rapid Action Batallion tells Agence France Presse

Bombs rock Damascus as Syrian war enters 7th year

Mar 15, 2017 - 8:23 PM

UPDATED There is no immediate claim of responsibility for the blasts the second wave of deadly attacks in the capital in less than a week

BLOODY SCENE. Syrian security forces inspect the scene of a reported suicide bombing at the old palace of justice building in Damascus on March 15, 2017. Louai Beshara/AFP

De Lima fears murder amid fake news of suicide

Mar 04, 2017 - 3:17 PM

In the unfortunate event that I die in prison you all know who my murderer is Senator Leila de Lima says

FEARING MURDER? Senator Leila de Lima says she fears murder in the face of fake news about her supposed suicide attempt. Photo courtesy of PNP-PIO

Facebook improves suicide prevention tools

Mar 02, 2017 - 9:33 AM

Artificial intelligence is being tested to identify suicide posts on Facebook

Afghan capital attack toll jumps to 16 – health ministry

Mar 01, 2017 - 10:38 PM

UPDATED The Taliban claims both assaults with spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid calling them martyrdom attacks in a Twitter message

Syria attack deals fresh blow to faltering peace talks

Feb 26, 2017 - 1:03 AM

The regime s envoy to the talks in Geneva says Syria would retaliate following the deadly assault claimed by former Al Qaeda affiliate Fateh al Sham Front

Syrian government forces man a checkpoint at the President square in Homs, the country's third city, on February 25, 2017 as security measures were tightened following a number of suicide attacks. Stringer/AFP

Suicide bomber kills 51 near Syria town taken from ISIS

Feb 24, 2017 - 6:25 PM

3rd UPDATE The bomber blows up a vehicle packed with explosives outside a rebel command center in the village of Susian

REBELS. Turkish-backed Syrian rebels dance on a street in the northwestern border town of al-Bab on February 23, 2017 after they fully captured the town from the Islamic State (ISIS) group. Al-Bab, just 25 kilometers (15 miles) south of the Turkish border, was the last IS stronghold in the northern Syrian province of Aleppo. Photo by Nazeer al-Khatib/AFP

7 killed as 3 suicide bombers attack Pakistan court

Feb 21, 2017 - 4:49 PM

3rd UPDATE One bomber was briefly on the loose inside the busy complex in the Tangi area of Charsadda district but was killed by police some 20 minutes after the attack began officials say

Mel Gibson disebut sebagai calon kuat sutradara sekuel 'Suicide Squad'

Feb 16, 2017 - 12:59 PM

Mel dikabarkan tengah bernegosiasi dengan pihak Warner Bros

Nama Mel Gibson disebut-sebut sebagai calon kuat menisi posisi sutradara sekuel film 'Suicide Squad'. Foto oleh Kevin Winter/GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA/AFP.

Fourth suicide bomber strikes Pakistan in one day

Feb 15, 2017 - 8:24 PM

The latest assault occurs in Peshawar say police after a bomber rides a motorcycle into a van carrying a judge travelling through an upmarket neighborhood

Suicide bomber kills 20 at Afghanistan's top court

Feb 07, 2017 - 10:34 PM

The assailant detonates the device in the parking lot as employees were boarding a bus to go home leaving bodies and dismembered limbs scattered around the area

ERC commissioners: Chair Salazar tried to stop probe into Villa's suicide

Feb 07, 2017 - 2:54 PM

ERC Commissioner Josefina Patricia Asirit says that after the suicide of ex director Francisco Villa Jr it was difficult to trust colleagues in the commission

ON THE HOT SEAT. ERC chairperson and CEO Jose Vicente Salazar faces congressmen as the House probes the suicide of the late ERC director Francisco Villar Jr. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Indonesian women seeking to become ISIS suicide bombers – study

Feb 01, 2017 - 10:48 PM

The increasing eagerness of Indonesian women to get involved in radicalism themselves rather than merely support their extremist husbands poses new risks says the report from the Institute for Policy Analysis of Conflict

This picture taken on December 11, 2016 shows Dian Yulia Novi, one of two former domestic workers who had allegedly volunteered to become suicide bombers in Jakarta and Bali, in Jakarta.  Indonesian women are taking on a more active role in violent extremism, with some seeking to become Islamic State (IS) group suicide bombers, a leading security think tank has warned. The growing problem was highlighted after the arrest in December of two women with links to IS allegedly planning suicide attacks in the world's most populous Muslim-majority country, according to a report from the Jakarta-based Institute for Policy Analysis of Conflict (IPAC). / AFP PHOTO / STR

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Jan 28, 2017 - 11:00 AM

Suicide bombers kill 18 in Baghdad market attacks

Jan 08, 2017 - 3:36 PM

3rd UPDATE The Islamic State issues an online statement claiming responsibility for the attack

Iraqis inspect the site of an attack at Baghdad's main vegetable market on January 8, 2017. A suicide bomber blew up a car at the entrance of the market, killing at least 11 people and wounding dozens, security officials and medics said. / AFP PHOTO / SABAH ARAR

Ex-boxer Ricky Hatton admits he attempted suicide multiple times

Dec 30, 2016 - 1:29 AM

Hatton who fought Manny Pacquiao in 2009 says more needs to be done to help boxers who struggle with life outside the ring

BRIGHT LIGHTS AND DARK SHADOWS. Ricky Hatton says he used sit in the dark holding a knife after coming home from a night out drinking. He believes more needs to be done to help boxers in crisis. File photo by Isaac Brekken/Getty Images/AFP

Indonesia police arrest terrorists before planned attack

Dec 10, 2016 - 10:40 PM

The 3 planned to conduct bombings at the Presidential Palace

GARIS POLISI. Ilustrasi polisi memasang garis di sebuah rumah untuk mensterilkan dari jangkauan publik. Foto oleh ANTARA

ISIS truck bomb in Iraq sows carnage among Shiite pilgrims

Nov 24, 2016 - 10:52 PM

UPDATED The huge truck bomb blast rips through a petrol station where buses packed with faithful returning from the Arbaeen commemoration in Karbala are parked officials say

Lawmaker wants House to probe suicide of ERC director

Nov 21, 2016 - 7:14 PM

Bagong Henerasyon Representative Bernadette Herrera Dy says the suicide of Director Francisco Villa Jr opened a can of worms on the web of corruption inside the Energy Regulatory Commission

'PROBE HIS DEATH.' ERC Director Francisco Villa Jr commits suicide on November 9. Illustration by Nico Villarete/Rappler

Suicide bomber kills 6 in Kabul

Nov 16, 2016 - 7:23 PM

The latest bombing to hit the Afghan capital comes during the morning rush hour

High approval for cannabis, other measures in US vote

Nov 09, 2016 - 2:43 PM

US voters also weighed in on a slew of ballot measures including several related to marijuana gun control and the death penalty

Voters cast their ballots at voting machines at Shadow Ridge High School on Election Day on November 8, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Americans across the nation are picking their choice for the next president of the United States. Ethan Miller/Getty Images/AFP

Chelsea Manning makes second suicide attempt in US prison

Nov 05, 2016 - 12:38 PM

Manning s 4 page statement addressed to the inspector general of the intelligence community indicates she attempted to commit suicide on the evening she was placed in solitary without prior notice

CHELSEA. Bradley Manning, the US soldier sentenced to 35 years for leaking secret documents, said he now considers himself to be a woman. File photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images/AFP

Deadly suicide bombings in Syria's Hama city – state TV

Oct 03, 2016 - 8:04 PM

Monday s blasts come as a coalition of rebels edge closer to government controlled Hama city which has remained relatively insulated from the brutal violence of Syria s five year war