This started after the housing update. My internet is not slow, AL used to be under 300 ping always before.
2) Almost all times of the day
3) Indian Standard Time (GMT + 5:30)
4) Chrome browser, Samsung galaxy S4, Nvidea Shield tablet K1
6) Spike when entering a map/city/dungeon, corrects itself after 10-15 seconds.
7) Generally lag is only there if I run with random people in any map, in a ghost party ping is around 300 but no lag or frames drop.