Separatist rebels have killed at least 52 people and wounded a further 80 following attacks on villages in India’s northeastern state of Assam.
At least 13 paramilitary policemen have been killed in an attack by Maoist rebels in the central Indian state of Chhattisgarh.
Up to 300’000 animals are set to be sacrificed in Nepal over the weekend for a religious festival for Hindu goddess Gadhimai, with over 5’000 already killed.
An attack on an Indian army base, in the Indian-administered region of Kashmir, by heavily armed men has left one soldier dead and another three injured.
Tea plantation workers in eastern India have killed the owner of the estate following months of unpaid wages.
A landslide that hit the small Indian village of Malin has buried at least 40 houses and left around 150 people feared trapped beneath it.