27 March 2015 Last updated at 18:35

Bangladesh pilgrims die in stampedeDistraught relative of stampede victims in Narayanganj (27 March 2015)

At least 10 Hindu pilgrims are killed in a stampede during a bathing ritual at a holy site in Narayanganj, Bangladesh, police say.


People wait under umbrellas near Parliament House (27 March 2015)Singapore advises against Lee queues

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.

Sureshbhai PatelUS charges in beating of Indian man

Federal officials have charged a former Alabama police officer with violating the civil rights of an Indian man.

Carrie Gracie Article written by Carrie Gracie Carrie Gracie China editor

China week: Hunting corrupt 'foxes'

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.

Read full article

Special Reports

Japanese mums and their toddlersJump Starting Japan

In depth features on the state of the Japanese economy

More Special Reports:

Features and Analysis

Explore the BBC

Copyright © 2015 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.