25 November 2014 Last updated at 15:15

Tourists flock to 'see democracy'Supporters of mayoral candidate Ko Wen-je take part in parade on 23 November 2014

Taiwan's local elections are a tourist attraction for Chinese visitors.


Saudi womanAnger at 'no single women' signs

Restaurants in Saudi Arabia worried about 'flirting'.

The watercolor painting "Altes Rathaus" which was supposedly painted by Adolf Hitler, is shown at an auction house in Nuremberg, Germany, 20 November 2014'Hitler' painting fetches $161,000

A watercolour thought to be painted by Adolf Hitler sells at an auction in Nuremberg, Germany, for 130,000 euros (£103,000; $161,000).

Toy gunMexican amnesty for toy weapons

Children trade in guns and swords for yo-yos and building bricks.

A French nuclear test at Mururoa Atoll in 1971Polynesia's billion dollar claim

Overseas territory demands compensation for atom bomb tests.

Cheetah cubUAE ban on laundry, wild animals

New rules for city residents over exotic pets and untidy balconies.

Lookalikes for David Cameron and Alex SalmondWork dries up for Salmond lookalike

Alex Salmond's departure from his role as first minister has hit one man especially hard - his lookalike.

Gingko nutsResidents riled by smelly nuts

Japan's autumnal spectacle is soured by 'vomit' stench of fallen fruit.

a mural depicting reggae music icon Bob Marley decorates a wall in the yard of Marley"s Kingston home in JamaicaBob Marley gives name to 'global cannabis brand'

The family of the late Jamaican reggae artist Bob Marley launch what they describe as the world's first global cannabis brand.

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