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50 dead in Canada rail disaster

Canadian police have say they have recovered 20 bodies from the Quebec train disaster, and that the 30 people who remain missing are now all presumed dead.

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Canadian PM: Train blast site 'looks like a war zone'

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper has visited the scene of the train crash that killed at least five people in the town of Lac-Mégantic, Quebec, and said the area "looked like war zone. "

He said the incident was a "disaster in human terms and warned there were "many many people" still missing.

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