India's government announced a multi-billion dollar package of farm and infrastructure support in its budget for 2020/21 as it blew past its fiscal deficit target for the year, but the stimulus fell short of market expectations and battered stocks.
Officials have postponed the end of the lunar new year holidays as spread of virus continues and lockdowns expand
Hong Kong Disneyland just announced that the theme park would be temporarily closing because of coronavirus, which has been spreading throughout China and has infected around 2,000 people thus far.
Coronavirus: Chinese hospitals in chaos as lockdown spreads to affect 33m people. Public transport suspended in at least 10 cities as death toll rises and heath care centres struggle to cope with influx of patients.
With millions of Asians traveling on Tuesday for the Lunar New Year holiday, authorities in China confirmed that a new virus could be spread through human contact, reporting 15 medical staff had been infected and a fourth person had died.
Agra Fort, a 16th-century Mongolian monument, stands near the gardens of the Taj Mahal. This powerful red sandstone fortress encompasses, within its 2.5 km long walls, the imperial city of the Mughal rulers.
Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen has told that China needs to "face reality" and show the island "respect".
A volcano in the Philippines has begun spewing lava, as authorities warn that a "hazardous eruption" is possible "within hours or days".