21 August 2014
The move to ban a controversial film on the October 1984 assassination of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi has a sense of deja vu about it.
Clashes between security forces and protesters continue in Pakistan's capital Islamabad, after the national TV channel's HQ was briefly stormed.
An Indian woman who swam nearly a kilometre across a raging monsoon river to avoid a home birth delivers a baby boy in hospital.
India's PM Narendra Modi and Japan's Shinzo Abe agree at their summit to speed up talks on a nuclear energy pact.
At least three children have died and six people were injured in a knife attack on a school in China's central Hubei province, state media report.
Shinji Kagawa rejoins Borussia Dortmund from Manchester United, while Real Madrid have loan talks about Javier Hernandez.
China's decision on Hong Kong raises tensions
Chinese couples told to smile but hold your breath
Bangladesh's ship breakers face economic challenge
Photographer Arindam Mukherjee with the miners of eastern India
Why I stopped wearing the headscarf
Australia and Gaza share ocean views, but not much else
Why stability is all most Pakistanis really want
The Hindus facing eviction after 80 years
The museum 'ignoring' its Salvador Dali etchings