Rescue underway after ship carrying 450 people sinks in China's Yangtze River

Meet the highest rated horse in the world, Hong Kong's 'Able Friend'

Hundreds missing after passenger ship sinks in China's Yangtze river

On a Paris bridge, the end of a love too heavy to bear

Rescue underway after ship carrying 450 people sinks in China's Yangtze River

June 2, 2015

Chinese rescuers search for hundreds missing after a passenger ship carrying more than 450 people capsized in the storm-hit Yangtze river, with several survivors reportedly trapped in the upturned hull. (Photo: Xinhua) 

Meet the highest rated horse in the world, Hong Kong's 'Able Friend'

May 27, 2015

Able Friend has taken Hong Kong racing by storm this season, winning six straight races and being crowned the equal top-rated horse in the world.  On June 16 he faces his biggest test yet when he travels to the prestigious Royal Ascot meeting in England to contest the Group One Queen Anne Stakes.

Hundreds missing after passenger ship sinks in China's Yangtze river

June 2, 2015

A search and rescue operation is underway in the Yangtze river, after a ship carrying 458 passengers and crew sinks in what could be one of China's worst disasters for years. (Photo: AFP) 

 

On a Paris bridge, the end of a love too heavy to bear

June 2, 2015

Workmen remove padlocks from the Pont des Arts bridge in Paris, afraid the sheer weight of the romantic tokens was putting the 19th century structure at risk.  (Photo: Reuters)