The mayor and a local party secretary of a southern Chinese city have reportedly been shot and killed by a fellow high-ranking official.
A man has reportedly killed 17 neighbours, of varying ages, in China, in an attempt to cover up the killing of his parents in an argument.
At least 35 people have been killed, and a further 11 injured, after a tour bus crashed and caught fire, in central China.
At least 41 people are missing, feared dead, and a further seven injured, after a landslide in southeastern China.
At least one Chinese worker has been killed, and another three wounded, following a ‘militant’ attack, in Laos, according to state media.
Two Chinese citizens have been killed, and one wounded, following a suspected bomb blast, in Laos.
Chinese police are hunting a suspected arsonist, after a bus fire killed at least 14 people, and injured a further 32, in the northern region of Ningxia.
Chinese police have said that the main suspect behind a series of deadly blasts, in China, had been killed in one of the explosions.
At least seven people have been killed, and a further 51 injured, following a series of bomb blasts, in southwest China.
At least 10 people have been killed, following an accident at a coal mine, in southwestern China.