""You may carry a smartwatch during the day for practical reasons and later want to feel elegant, have a kind of intimate bond with your object, or just feel good about yourself. I believe in the comfort and elegance that a fine watch brings today so I think there is room for both and I'm not particularly worried.""
CEO, La Montre Hermès
"Self regulation does not work. It particularly doesn't work where there is no oversight and that is the problem that you have in the UN"
Peter A Gallo
Director, Hear their Cries
""Our struggle is against the sexual abuse, the cover-up, the psychological abuse, and the silence over these abuses.""
Sexual abuse survivor
""It probably could've gone a lot worse if they'd had to take their time and come out on a board or something like that.""
""Roy and Heather Bennett have been tragically killed in a helicopter accident in North America. I am devastated- they were two of Zimbabwe’s greatest patriots.""
""I'm not the first woman to work and have a baby. I know these are special circumstances but there'll be many woman who would have done this well before I have.""
New Zealand Prime Minister
""The case will be tried in court. It will not be tried in the media.""
Attorney for David Turpin
"Everything is data and everything is about being digitalised. That's Estonia. That's why we think Estonia is the best to collaborate with"
CEO and founder, Planetway
Industrial production in the euro zone was much stronger than expected in November.
The latest figures from the EU’s statistics office confirm that
There was fresh embarrassment for the Tokyo Stock Exchange as it had to halt trading after a surge in orders to sell shares overloaded its computer
Austria is determined to save the marriage between Europe’s citizens and the institutions.
Presenting his country’s agenda for the next six months
Workers at Electrolux’s AEG factory in the German city of Nuremburg have voted to strike.
They are demanding a better severance package when the
Parliament is set to approve this Thursday who will sit on a cross-party committee to analyse allegations about the United States Central
Following clashes between dock workers and police, the European Commission’s controversial Port Services Directive has been defeated by the European
Police in Britain are staying tight-lipped over reports of a plot to kidnap Prime Minister Tony Blair’s youngest son. It seems former
Clashes between United Nations troops and government supporters in Ivory Coast have killed several civilians and forced the peacekeepers to leave
The European parliament is today expected to reject a second attempt at opening port services to greater competition. The proposed law, put
Teachers, doctors and businessmen are among 33 people arrested by Spanish police today, suspected of buying images of child pornography on the
Thousands of doctors have converged on Berlin, demanding changes to the state health care system.
Nationally about 50,000 surgeries- almost half
Extreme wintry weather is taking its toll on energy supplies with Russia unable to meet the needs of several European countries. Hungary and Romania
There are fears the bird flu epidemic may have claimed its fifth victim inTurkey.
Tests are being carried out on an 11-year-old girl to find out if
Thats the message from the latest conference on the disease, which has ended today in Beijing. Paul Wolfowitz from the World Bank said financial help
A crushing majority of the members of the European Parliament have voted against the 2007-2013 budget accord struck by the European Union’s leaders
It is a further sign that Israeli politics are returning to business as usual after Prime Minister Ariel Sharon’s massive stroke at the start of the