At least 20 people have been killed, and several others wounded, at a Sufi shrine in Pakistan’s Punjab Province, according to police.
A very large South Korean cargo ship with 24 people on board has reportedly gone missing in the South Atlantic, off the coast of South America, having recently departed from Brazil.
At least 11 people have been killed, following a landslide, triggered by heavy rain, in Indonesia’s East Java province.
At least 17 people have been killed, and more than 60 others wounded, following a suicide truck bombing, at a checkpoint, south of the Iraqi capital of Baghdad.
At least six people, including two police officials, have been killed, and scores wounded, following two bomb blasts in Bangladesh.
At least 11 people have been killed, following two accidents at nearby gold mines in China.
At least nine people have been killed, and another two injured, following the collapse of an operation platform at a power plant in southern China.
At least 16 people have been killed, following an airstrike on a prison in the rebel-held Idlib province, in Syria.
The crucial southern Afghan city of Sangin has reportedly been captured by Taliban militants, following a year-long battle, according to officials.
At least 33 people have been killed, following an airstrike which struck a school sheltering displaced people, near the city of Raqqa, in Syria.