There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the blasts but Jos has been repeatedly attacked by the Boko Haram Islamist group.
Mosque attack exposed growing reach of Islamic State — from Saudi bomber to suicide vest smuggled past border guards
The capture of Palmyra has raised concern that the Islamic State militants might try to destroy one of the Mideast's most spectacular archaeological sites.
Diplomats said that on one of the thorniest issues - sanctions relief for Iran - a compromise may have been worked out, at least among the experts thrashing out the complex final accord.
Tunisia has faced a post-revolution surge in jihadist violence in which dozens of police and soldiers have been killed.
This was one of the largest deliberate engagements US has conducted to date in Syria and it will have debilitating effects on Daesh or Islamic State's ability to move.
Amano, of the International Atomic Energy Agency , said Saturday that "more work will be needed" to kick-start the investigation — the same phrase he used Friday.
The aim is to finalise a deal which would put a nuclear bomb beyond Iran's reach, in return for lifting a web of biting international sanctions slapped on the Islamic republic.
Civilians were also killed Al-Nusra Front members while worshipping in the mosque.
Israel has accused Hamas, the Islamist group which controls Gaza, of helping Islamic State in Sinai.
About two million pilgrims annually visit the western cities of Mecca and Medina for the Hajj
US said al-Harzi's death will hurt the Islamic State's ability to move foreign fighters in and out of the region.
Boko Haram militants stormed three remote villages, kill residents and set houses ablaze in the bloodiest day of attacks by the group since President Muhammadu Buhari came to power.
The money will go to the Saudi prince's organization called Alwaleed Philanthropies to work in the fields of "intercultural understanding'' and supporting communities in need.
The assault came a day after Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi pledged to step up the battle against Islamic militants and two days after the chief prosecutor was assassinated in the capital, Cairo.
Russia and US agree on the need to prevent Iran from acquiring nuclear weapons, and also found opportunity to talk on the Middle East crisis.
The Nigerian army said that Babuji Ya'ari was actively involved in the mass abduction of schoolgirls in Chibok and his arrest led to arrest of some female members of Boko Haram.
Negotiators struggle to meet Tuesday's deadline as disagreements on level of surveillance that can be done on Iran's nuclear program remain.
In a sign of mourning, Egyptian authorities cancelled all official celebrations on June 30, the anniversary of the mass protests that led to Morsi's ouster by the army.
The attacker detonated a lorry loaded with explosives at the gate of the police headquarters in Lashkar Gah, the capital of volatile Helmand province.
In both cases, the women were executed with their husbands, with each pair accused of "witchcraft and sorcery".
Affiliations to extremist groups, lack of required mindset and other flaws continue to plague the US plan to train and arm thousands of Syrian rebels to fight the Islamic State.
Turkey mulls military intervention to push back IS and block Kurdish attempt to create a state along Turkish border risking conflict with Kurdish separatists.
Khader Adnan, a senior activist of the Islamic Jihad, will be ending his 55-day hunger strike protesting detention of Palestinians by Israel, without trial or charges.
The car bomb attack was claimed by "Popular Resistance of Giza", a militant group, but Egyptian authorities blamed the Muslim Brotherhood, a claim the group denies.
Egypt's prosecutor general survived the attack but was wounded along with his two guards and a civilian. There were no immediate claims of responsibility.
Even as police question the father and three roommates of the attacker, Tunisia's Interior Ministry searches for those who provided Rezgui with arms used in Sousse attack.
The blasts come weeks after a double suicide bombing in the capital that killed at least 38 people and wounded more than 100 others.
Witnesses reported police crackdown and gunfire in areas belied to host anti-government protesters on Saturday.
The talks made little headway as US and Iran disagree on the level of monitoring that can be done on Iran's nuclear programme.
The statement consisted largely of Koranic verses and was released on social media channels used by Islamic State.
The Friday attack on tourists at a beach is expected to hit Tunisia's tourism sector which accounts for 15 percent of the country's GDP.
"The Embassy regrets to inform about the death of two Indian nationals in the bomb blast at Imam Sadiq Mosque in Kuwait on June 26," the Indian mission said in a statement.
Kuwaiti authorities identified the suicide bomber as a Saudi citizen named Fahad Suleiman Abdulmohsen al-Gabbaa.
Islamic State fighters killed more than 200 civilians before being driven out of Kobani by Kurdish forces, activists said on Saturday.
Mali army said its military base near Mauritinia border was attacked by Islamic extremists. Three soldiers and nine attackers were killed in the gunfight.