At least 40 people have been killed in eastern Indian state of Bihar, following a large, fast-moving thunderstorm.
A farmer in India has hanged himself during a political rally, in what is believed to have been a desperate attempt to draw attention to hardship faced by rural Indian citizens.
One person, a teenager, has died from injuries he sustained when police opened fire on protesters to disperse a crowd in Kashmir.
At least 20 suspected sandalwood smugglers have been shot dead by Indian police in the state of Andhra Pradesh.
Suspected separatist militants have killed three Indian soldiers, and wounded four others, in an ambush in the northeastern state of Arunachal Pradesh, India.
At least 25 people have been killed, and dozens of others injured, following an explosion at a dairy factory in Yemen, believed to have been the result of an airstrike.
At least 10 people are feared to have been buried alive by a landslide in Kashmir, following heavy rains in the region for several days.
An Indian navy aircraft has crashed in the coast off the western state of Goa, leaving two members of the crew missing and feared dead, naval officials have said.
A gun battle ensued after two militants reportedly opened fire on an army base in Indian Kashmir, army officials have said.
At least 34 people have died, and several others are injured, after a train accident in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, authorities have said.