At least 91 people were killed while scores more injured when a train derailed in northern Uttar Pradesh, India's most populous state, on Sunday, local media reported.
A person has called police in Delhi warning of an alleged plot to kill Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump and NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg talked by telephone on Friday agreeing on "enduring importance" of the Western military alliance.
China has demanded its neighboring Mongolia to forbid the visit of Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama, which is scheduled to begin Friday.
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump will approve a Congress bill to declare Pakistan a terror state when the legislation reaches him, Indian media reported citing Shalabh Kumar, a key Indian-origin member of Donald Trump's advisory council and prominent businessman.
Rain and strong winds battered central New Zealand on Thursday, forcing more people to evacuate, days after a vigorous earthquake killed at least two people and devastated parts of the country's south Island with huge landslides.
The largest, brightest full moon in nearly seven decades was on display in the world on Sunday and Monday, drawing many to watch the spectacular view.
At least 43 people were killed and 100 were injured on Saturday in an explosion at a shrine in Pakistan, local media reported.
Thousands of people marched in major cities across the United States on Wednesday to protest Donald Trump's surprise presidential election victory.
Donald Trump stunned the world on Tuesday by defeating heavily favored Hillary Clinton in the race for the White House, ending eight years of Democratic rule and sending the United States on a new, uncertain path.