At least 10 Hindu pilgrims are killed in a stampede during a bathing ritual at a holy site in Narayanganj, Bangladesh, police say.
Singapore urges people not to join the queue to view Lee Kuan Yew lying in state, while India declares a day of national mourning for the statesman.
Federal officials have charged a former Alabama police officer with violating the civil rights of an Indian man.
The colourful street art lighting up Nepal’s walls
Afghan lynching triggers one man's guilt
The two-year-old girl who broke Indian archery records
But does lifeless Uzbek election hide power struggle?
Australia's Norfolk Island faces losing independence, but not without a fight
Student's viral rant about grading system goes viral
From dreams about the Chinese parliament to the hunt for corrupt officials abroad, BBC China Editor Carrie Gracie on what's made news this week.
Australia v New Zealand is the best final the World Cup could have hoped for, says BBC cricket correspondent Jonathan Agnew.