An earthquake of 6.8 magnitude has struck central Myanmar, the US Geological Survey says.
China has showcased images of a 200kg rover it says will explore Mars after blasting off from Earth in July or August 2020.
Two bombs have rocked a southern Thai beach town, killing one and wounding 30 others.
South Korea says the North has test-fired a ballistic missile from a submarine.
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Over 300 dead in India floods

Flooding in eastern and central India has left over 300 people dead and forced mass evacuations.
Ultra-marathon runner Sam Gash has begun a three-month run across India to raise awareness of child poverty and education.
Indonesian authorities have stepped up security on the island of Bali after reports emerged over the weekend of a planned terror attack.
Bali police say an Australian mum is likely to face another charge as a clearer picture of what happened the night a local police officer died emerges.

Rapper held for 'insulting Islam'

Police have arrested a controversial Malaysian rapper, after complaints that his most recent music video "insulted Islam".
The Philippines' foreign minister Perfecto Yasay says the country remains committed to the United Nations, despite earlier statements to the contrary.
After hours of being interrogated at Denpasar Police Station on Monday, Australian mother Sara Connor looked exhausted.
A photo of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivra Singh Chouhan being carried through ankle-deep water sparks a trail of memes ridiculing him.
A strong typhoon struck near the Japanese capital Tokyo on Monday, with heavy rain and strong winds grounding more than 400 flights as officials warned of...
The United States and Korea are conducting joint annual military exercises which has prompted threats of retaliation from North Korea.

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