""The sheer scale of the challenges our world faces makes concerted, collaborative and integrated action more essential than ever.""
Professor Klaus Schwab
Founder and Executive Chairman, World Economic Forum
""We can get past this manufactured crisis and get on to a host of serious issues before us that require thoughtful bipartisan negotiations.""
Senate Majority Leader
""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
First elected to the US Senate when Barack Obama was just 11, Joe Biden brings a wealth of experience to the Democratic ticket.
Born into a
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The Illinois Senator has
Germany’s Social Democratic Party in the state of Hesse has suffered a blow at the hands of some of its own members.
SPD leader Andrea Ypsilanti
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He may be
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Barack Obama and John McCain have not
Much needed medical supplies and water purification tablets have arrived in the rebel-held town of Rutshuru in the Democratic Republic of
A matter of months ago, few people outside of Alaska had even heard of Sarah Palin – now she is an international house hold name.
One way or
The first results in the US presidential election have gone Barack Obama’s way by 15 votes to six
The tiny New Hampshire village of Dixville Notch