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