At least 17 people have been injured, following a suspected arson attack on a metro in Hong Kong.
At least 37 people have been killed, after a Turkish cargo plane crashed into a residential area when attempting to land in poor visibility, in Kyrgyzstan.
At least 12 people have been killed, after Typhoon Haima made landfall in the Philippines, officials have said.
Nearly 90 police officers suffered injuries, from fractured bones to lacerations and bruising, following violent clashes with protesters, in Hong Kong.
At least 85 people have been killed, in Taiwan, after a cold snap hit East Asia, while a further 60,000 tourists were stranded in South Korea.
Around 100 people have been injured, following a ferry collision, with an unknown object, in Hong Kong.
Nine people have been arrested by Hong Kong authorities in a series of raids, in which suspected explosives were seized, on suspicion of conspiracy to manufacture explosives.
Hong Kong health authorities have announced that two people have been tested for carrying MERS virus, an outbreak of which is currently affecting South Korea, with 122 cases now reported.
Tens of thousands of pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong have continued to crowd the streets of the autonomous region, despite being instructed to dismantle their makeshift camps and return home.