At least 24 people have been killed, and a further 40 have been injured, following clashes between police and squatters, in India.
At least 17 soldiers have been killed, and scores injured, following a fire, at an army ammunition depot, in India.
At least two students have reportedly died, and a further 30 were injured, after a live wire fell on their school bus, in southern India.
At least three Indian policemen have been shot and killed by gunmen in the restive Kashmir region.
As many as 100 workers are feared trapped, following the outbreak of a major fire, at a garment factory in India.
At least 100 people have been killed, and more than 380 others injured, following a fire and explosions, during a fireworks display, at a temple in southern India.
At least 14 people have been killed, and more than 100 others feared trapped, following the collapse of an overpass, in India.
At least 62 people have been killed, after a passenger plane crashed, on its second landing attempt, at an airport in southern Russia.
[Opinion] Marshall Islands, a tiny Pacific islands republic, has sought to dramatically change the political scope of minnows like itself, by attempting to force India to court over nuclear disarmament.
At least 15 people, including four nuns from India, have been killed, following an attack by gunmen, on a retirement home, in Yemen.