London cabbies block streets to denounce local regulator

Thousands of taxis caused traffic chaos in central London in protest at local regulator Transport for London, who they say is not protecting the public from illegal minicab touts and rickshaws. Duration: 00:56 Sep 25, 2014

French PM: France will continue air strikes in Iraq

France's prime minister on Wednesday vowed to continue its military action in Iraq until the local army can gain the upper hand against Islamic State militants surging through the country. Duration: 00:41 Sep 25, 2014

Poland welcomes the blind to 'see the sea'

For nearly a decade, this Polish charity has been brightening the lives of the visually impaired by offering them a chance to learn the ropes on sail boats. Duration: 2:14 Sep 25, 2014

Hong Kong students march on financial district

Striking students march on Hong Kong_s financial district, taking their protest for greater democratic rights to the city_s commercial centre for the first time. Duration: 00:33 Sep 25, 2014

Expats defend paradise in hurricane-hit Mexico

Armed with nothing more than an air horn and walkie-talkie, US and Canadian expats protect their piece of paradise from thieves after Hurricane Odile crushed Mexico_s Los Cabos beach resorts. Duration: 2:09 Sep 25, 2014

Switch to a patriotic t-shirt in Moscow_s streets

Young people in Moscow don TShirts as part of the ___Fashionable response ___ no to sanctions___ campaign, encouraging Russians to abandon clothes bearing foreign labels in favour of those promoting Russia. Duration: 00:55 Sep 25, 2014

South Africa_s first gay-friendly mosque could be shut

South Africa_s first gay-friendly mosque, which also allows Christian worshippers and women to lead prayers, could be closed unless it complies with municipal laws, an official said on Wednesday. Duration: 00:47 Sep 25, 2014

Yemenis tour abandoned house of prominent Islamist leader

President Abdrabuh Mansur Hadi warned Tuesday of "civil war" in Sunni-majority Yemen, vowing to restore state authority, as Shiite rebels cried victory over their apparent seizure of much of the capital. Duration: 00:31 Sep 24, 2014