Train travel was once the epitome of elegance. Now it's more associated with busy morning commutes. Has the romance of the railway been lost forever?
Rescue efforts at the scene of a landslide that flattened a village in southwest China have been called off after authorities warned of the risk of more land collapsing.
When Hong Kong was handed over to China in 1997 after more than 150 years of British rule, the Bauhinia flower was chosen as the symbol of the new Chinese special administrative region.