U.S. transit officials say at least 1 person was killed and more than 100 injured, some critically, when a commuter train derailed and plowed through Hoboken station in New Jersey during the morning rush hour. (Photo: AFP)
Collector Cheng Po-hung owns a shop that sells old currency and post cards at Sheung Wan. He’s known as a folk expert of Hong Kong history and regularly appears on TV programmes to explain old local stories.
“A four-floor building only cost about 1,000 Hong Kong dollars in Tai Kok Tsui 100 years ago,” he said. Through his coins, he takes us back to the old days of Hong Kong to explore the stories behind them. (Photo: Thomas Yau)
Hundreds of Hong Kong pro-democracy supporters with yellow umbrellas hold three minutes' silence outside the city's government offices to mark the second anniversary of mass protests challenging Beijing.
A landslide, which hit a village in eastern China, buries dozens of houses and leaves 27 people missing, state media reports.