An apartment building under construction in the North Korean capital of Pyongyang has collapsed, causing an unknown number of casualties, according to South Korean news agency Yonhap.
The incident was marked by a rare apology from senior officials, as "the construction of an apartment house was not done properly, and officials supervised and controlled it in an irresponsible manner".
More top news
The rail union have slammed the move saying China is set to make "a killing at the British taxpayers' expense".
US-backed rebel fighters say they have taken control of a key airbase near the so-called Islamic State's stronghold of Raqqa.
A primary school has taken action after pupils brought in an variety of "worrying" packed lunches - including a two-day-old McDonalds.