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.
Indonesia's top court upholds Joko Widodo's victory in July's presidential elections, rejecting an appeal from defeated candidate Prabowo Subianto.
Talks between Pakistan's government and two protest groups are taking place, after protesters occupied a high-security zone in Islamabad.
Eight teams prepare for the Indian Super League's player draft as football aims to rival cricket for popularity in the country. BBC Sport
India captain Mahendra Dhoni suggests he may stand down following his side's 3-1 series defeat in England.
Were some Hong Kong demonstrators paid?
Rescuers comb through the site of landslides triggered by rain in Hiroshima
Why India just loves to ban films
Myanmar's young tourism bosses confident about the future
Why Indian civil servant applicants don't want an English test
South Korea's plot to take over the world through pop music
Memories of the birth of Pakistan
The murky mystery of a 300-tonne bell
Images of Hindus celebrating Krishna's birthday
Myanmar's border city where anything goes
A once outmoded sport is becoming cool again in the City of Light