To show that the news isn't all doom and gloom, this week we've collected positive articles stories from around the globe.

96-year-old painter saves Taiwan village

Rainbow village Taichung

Huang saved his home from demolition after his paintings turned his village into a huge tourist attraction.

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The women who remove deadly landmines

Christine Kachataryan clears mines from Nagorno-Karabakh, a disputed territory between Armenia and Azerbaijan. She and her female colleagues are pioneers in a profession that is usually dominated by men.

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A blooming good idea?

A chemical engineering student will set up a social enterprise in India to use flowers discarded from religious ceremonies and holidays.

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