A Turkish Airlines flight had to be diverted to New Delhi, following a supposed bomb threat.
An earthquake, measuring magnitude 6.4, has struck rural China, killing at least six people, and injuring a further 50 others.
At least 23 people have been killed in southern Bangladesh, following a flash flooding and landslides triggered by heavy rain in the region.
A fire at a hotel in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh has killed at least 13 people, including two doctors and a journalist, and injured a further 10 others.
At least 27 people have been killed, and a further 30 have been hospitalised, following the consumption of toxic alcohol in the western city of Mumbai, in India.
An Indian journalist has been set on fire in the country’s northern Uttar Pradesh state, following corruption allegations against a local minister.
At least 12 Maoist rebels, part of a group suspected of planning to extort money from mining contractors, have been killed in a shootout with Indian police, in the country’s east.
Indian military officials have said three militants were killed along India’s disputed border with Pakistan, in the northern region of Kashmir.
At least 20 soldiers were killed in an ambush by tribal guerrilla fighters, armed with rocket-propelled grenades and improvised explosive devices, in northern India.
At least four militants have been killed in a sixteen-hour gun battle between fighters and Indian army soldiers in the disputed Kashmir region.