""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
The plight of people in the Syrian city of Homs became all the more grave after yesterday sustaining some of the most intense shelling yet by the
The Arab League has said it wants to revive its monitoring mission in Syria as the bloodshed there reaches new heights.
The mission had earlier
In addition to the 100 people said to have been killed in Homs on Wednesday, there are also believed to be around 200 wounded.
The Syrian city of Homs has come under heavy bombardment for the fifth day in a row, leaving at least 100 people dead, according to opposition
The Arab League proposed its latest plan for Syria on 22 January. A plan it had proposed in November was accepted by the Syrians but no part of that
A day after his diplomatic mission to Syria, Russia’s Foreign Minister is sticking to his support for President Bashar al-Assad.
Sergei Lavrov said
In Homs, dozens of civilians have reportedly been killed overnight by government forces.
Activists say rockets and mortar rounds have been used to
With the violence in Homs continuing unabated, Russia pursued its own diplomatic mission with the visit of its foreign minister to Damascus. Sergei
The Syrian army’s bombardment and siege of the city of Homs is into its sixth day.
President Bashar al Assad has said he wants to end the violence
Russia’s foreign minister has called for an Arab League solution to solve the crisis in Syria. Speaking after talks in Damascus with Bashar al-Assad
More pictures are emerging of what appears to be the devastation and destruction in Homs. Young children can be seen being carried from a residential
Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has arrived in the Syrian capital for talks aimed at ending the bloody crackdown on a popular revolt.
Syria’s military intensified its crackdown in Homs and other cities on the eve of a peace visit to Damascus by Russia’s foreign
Tokunbo Salako, euronews: Joining me now is David Hartwell; Senior Middle East and North Africa analyst from IHS Jane’s Country Risk.(Information
The United States has closed its embassy in Syria due to the recent upsurge in violence.
All staff have been pulled out of the country including
Syrian government forces have been attacking Homs with artillery in what some people say is the worst assault since the beginning of Syria’s nearly
The bombardment of Homs by Syrian forces has continued non-stop since Friday when activists claimed at least 200 people died. That figure increased
Russia has defended its veto of a UN Security Council resolution on Syria, saying it contained no measures against armed opposition
Thousands of people turned out for the mass funeral for those who died in the violent crackdown in Homs on Friday night.
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Russia and China have vetoed a UN Security Council resolution calling on Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad to stand down.
The United States said