A powerful blast has hit the center of Afghanistan's capital, Kabul. The Taliban have claimed responsibility for the suicide bombing, which comes just days after the Islamist extremists announced the start of their spring offensive.
A teenage suicide bomber has killed at least 50 people in the northeastern Nigerian town of Mubi, with the death toll expected to rise further. Officials believe jihadi group Boko Haram is responsible.
At least 56 people have been killed in a suicide bomb attack at a Shiite mosque in the Afghan capital Kabul. A separate bombing at a Sunni mosque in Afghanistan's central province of Ghor left 33 dead.
Fifteen cadets have died in the second deadly suicide bomb attack in the capital, Kabul, within 24 hours. An attack on a mosque on Friday evening claimed at least 56 lives and injured some 55 more.
Armed gunmen broke into the Kabul offices of 24-hour satellite TV station Shamshad after setting off explosions. Within hours, security forces brought the latest attack on Afghan media offices to an end.
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