‘Mutual suicide’: US issues stark warning on climate change

The United States has warned inaction by world powers on climate change is tantamount to a “mutual suicide pact” after countries such as China, India, and Russia expressed scepticism on the global security threat it posed. John Kerry, the US special presidential envoy for climate, told the UN Security Council on Tuesday that the Pentagon […]

Women linked to Abu Sayyaf suicide bombings arrested in Sulu

At least nine women, including the three daughters of the acting Abu Sayyaf Group leader, have been arrested in a series of raids, the Philippines military said on Tuesday, as the government steps up efforts to go after armed fighters accused of carrying out a string of deadly bombings in the southern province of Sulu. […]

As Pandemic Took Hold, Suicide Rose Among Japanese Women

TOKYO — Not long after Japan ramped up its fight against the coronavirus last spring, Nazuna Hashimoto started suffering panic attacks. The gym in Osaka where she worked as a personal trainer suspended operations, and her friends were staying home at the recommendation of the government. Afraid to be alone, she would call her boyfriend […]

Robinhood sued over 20-year-old American student trader’s suicide

Alex Kearns’ family alleges the 20-year-old took his own life after he thought he lost $730,000 that his family would be forced to repay. The family of a 20-year-old United States stock trader who died by suicide sued the broker Robinhood for his death, citing its “misleading communications” that caused their son to panic over […]

ISIL claims Baghdad suicide bombings that killed 32

The ISIL (ISIS) group has claimed responsibility for a twin suicide bombing – the deadliest in nearly three years – that ripped through a crowded market in central Baghdad on Thursday, killing 32 people and wounding 110 others. The first attacker drew a crowd at the bustling market in the capital’s Tayaran Square by claiming […]

Video: Two Suicide Bombings Kill at Least 32 in Baghdad Market

new video loaded: Two Suicide Bombings Kill at Least 32 in Baghdad Market transcript Back transcript Two Suicide Bombings Kill at Least 32 in Baghdad Market At least 32 people were killed and 100 wounded by the bombings at a market near Tayaran Square Thursday morning. Officials said it was the deadliest attack in Baghdad […]

Suicide Bombing in Crowded Baghdad Market Kills at Least 15

BAGHDAD — Two suicide bombers detonated explosive vests in a crowded market in central Baghdad on Thursday morning, killing at least 15 people in the first such attack in several years, according to Iraq’s interior ministry. “The first suicide bomber blew himself up after pretending to be sick to gather people around him,” said Maj. […]

Several dead in twin suicide attack in central Baghdad: State TV

DEVELOPING STORY A commercial street in central Baghdad was hit in the attack, state television reported, adding that there were ‘dead and wounded’. A rare twin suicide attack hit a commercial street in central Baghdad on Thursday morning, state television reported, adding that there were “dead and wounded” without giving any figures. Brigadier General Hazem […]

Suicide Bomber in Somalia Hits Prime Minister’s Rally

The United Nations Mission to Somalia, which backs a 19,000-strong African Union peacekeeping mission in Somalia, condemned the attack and called for those responsible to be brought to justice. The Shabab was driven out of the capital, Mogadishu, in 2011 but still holds sway over wide swaths of the Somali countryside, exerting influence through extortion […]

Afghanistan: 34 people killed in two suicide bombings

Dozens of soldiers killed and wounded after attackers detonate vehicles full of explosives. At least 34 people have been killed in two separate suicide bombings that targeted a military base and a provincial chief. In eastern Ghazni province, 31 soldiers were killed and 24 others wounded on Sunday when an attacker drove a military vehicle […]

Suicide bomber kills several in Mogadishu ice-cream parlour

At least seven people were killed and 10 others injured in the attack, according to police sources. A suicide bomber blew himself up in an ice-cream parlour in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, killing seven people, a police official said. Ten others were wounded in the attack on Friday, said senior police officer Mohamed Dahir. The […]

Indian police arrest TV presenter in suicide case #duzline #duzlinenews #follow4follow

Mumbai police press charges against Republic TV founder Arnab Goswami linked to the deaths of an interior designer and his mother in 2018. Indian police said they have arrested a firebrand television news anchor and charged him with abetment to suicide in connection with the 2018 deaths of an interior designer and the designer’s mother. […]

How should we talk about suicide? #duzline #duzlinenews #follow4follow

It has been three years since I got the call about my brother; my 49-year-old, funny, sentimental, handsome, troubled younger brother. It is a call no one can prepare for and one that is accompanied by a tsunami of confusion, anger, disbelief and unimaginable despair. My brother’s suicide was a tragedy on many levels and, […]