""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
Zhao Jiadong win men’s gold medal in 3 hours 52 minutes and 13 seconds
China is getting serious about fighting environmental pollution.
As of January first, the Asian superpower has introduced a new tax aimed at reducing emissions.
Wildlife campaigners are applauding China's total ban on the commercial sale of ivory.
The ban came into effect on New Year's Eve.
Pro-democracy campaigners say China’s Communist Party leaders are chipping away at the autonomy of the former British colony.
As part of efforts to bring more renewable energy to China, maintenance workers balance 300 metres above the Yellow River to prepare the world's highest voltage power line for service.
A man who fell through the ice while fishing has been rescued in China.
More than 500 winter swimmers from around the world gathered at a competition in Jiagedaqi District in the Greater Khingan Mountainous Area of
In the eastern province of Shandong a new solar powered highway has opened
The bridge is over 200 metres high and soars over a regional beauty spot.
Penguins wander around the newly-built Mini Snow Town at the Polarland theme park, wearing small red cloaks and eliciting smiles and cheers from the excited visitors.
Celebrations in China after the maiden flight of the world's largest amphibious plane.
An 18-year-old from France has set a new world record in walking blindfolded in a slacklining event in China
Thousands were left homeless after they were evicted from a poor neighbourhood of the Chinese capital.
Fed up parents in China are calling for a break from their children's homework.
Footage shows an elephant ramming the windshield of a bus in the middle of a road in southwest China
China promotes Shaanxi region sending terracotta warriors to Liverpool
Activists say the semi-autonomous city risks losing its rights and freedoms under growing pressure from Beijing.
Several people have been killed and many more injured following a blast in the Chinese port city of Ningbo
A pair of giant pandas has been released into Liziping Nature Reserve in China's southwestern Sichuan Province.
The world's most glamorous models hit the runway in Shanghai the first time.