At least 30 people have been killed, following clashes between ethnic rebels and Myanmar security forces, in a restive border region with China.
A legal adviser for the ruling party of Myanmar has reportedly been shot dead by a gunman at the country’s busiest airport, in the city of Yangon.
At least 14 people have been killed, and a further 16 injured, after a bus carrying passengers from Singapore and Myanmar crashed in Malaysia.
At least 73 people are now believed to have been killed, following the sinking of a crowded ferry, in Myanmar.
An earthquake, measuring magnitude 6.8, has struck central Myanmar, killing at least three people and damaging buildings and ancient monuments.
At least 58 people have been injured, after the engine of a water taxi exploded, as it pulled into a pier, in the Thai capital, Bangkok.
Almost 40 people have drowned, and a further 75 been rescued, after their boat sank, off the coast of Turkey.
Dozens of people are feared dead, after a landslide, at a jade mining region, in Myanmar, the second such incident in just over a month.
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An opposition candidate, and two others, have been injured, after being attacked with machetes, in Myanmar, in the country’s first serious case of violence relating to the country’s upcoming election.