At least 24 policemen have been killed, following an attack by suspected Maoist rebels, in central India.
At least 75 people have been killed, and tens of thousands forced to seek refuge, following intense flooding and landslides in eastern India.
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 earthquake, measuring magnitude 5.1, struck northeastern India, just three days after an earthquake killed thousands in neighbouring Nepal.
An elderly nun, believed to have been in her 70s, has been raped by a group of five intruders at a convent school in eastern India.
At least 13 paramilitary policemen have been killed in an attack by Maoist rebels in the central Indian state of Chhattisgarh.
Tea plantation workers in eastern India have killed the owner of the estate following months of unpaid wages.