Modi declares victory in India election
India’s general election was supposed to be a close-run thing – but Prime Minister Narendra Modi has secured a landslide re-election.
Dozens killed by Indian dust storm
Terrifying footage has has emerged from northern India, where dozens of people were killed by a combination of torrential rain and a dust storm. Many of those who lost their lives were asleep when their homes were destroyed by lightning.
Residents killed in Mumbai building collapse
In India, at least 19 people were killed after a residential block collapsed in a heavily populated area of Mumbai this morning, after days of torrential monsoon rains.
More than a thousand killed in Asian monsoons
Heavy monsoon rains have deluged India, Bangladesh and Nepal in the region’s worst flooding in years. More than a thousand people have died and millions are homeless.