""It's unbecoming for a cardinal to ski badly.""
Pope John Paul II
""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
"The US is enduring an unprecedented crisis of trust... The root cause is the lack of objective facts and rational discourse"
President and CEO, Edelman
""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.""
The War of 1914-18 was not only fought with guns but with intellect, a world war of minds and of the spirit.
French and German thinkers
The book by the ex-partner of the French president Francois Hollande has sold out and is being auctioned on eBay for up to 100 euros.
Actress Jessica Chastain is one of dozens of stars of American cinema to be welcomed to Deauville in Normandy for the town’s annual film
Two hundred thousand copies sold out in less than 48 hours, making the kiss-and-tell book by the former mistress of the French president a publishing
Suffering from low-cost carrier competition, Air France-KLM is to speed up its move into that sector.
Europe’s second-largest traditional airline
French president Francois Hollande’s popularity has plummeted to an all time low.
In a further setback his junior minister for trade Thomas
New Chelsea signing Loic Remy scored with 16 minutes remaining to hand France a one nil win over Spain in a friendly tie at the Stade de France in
Ex-Société Générale bank trader Jerôme Kerviel is to be released from prison with an electronic tag on September 8.
In March 2014, the French
Dozens of illegal migrants have been detained by French police after trying to storm a ferry bound for England, according to the UK Border
Cold, callous and scornful of the poor.
They are just some of the incendiary claims about Francois Hollande made in a bombshell book written by
Authorities in Calais were forced to use water cannons as hundreds of illegal migrants tried to get aboard a ferry bound for England on
Marine Le Pen has denounced the decision by France to put on hold the delivery of two Mistral helicopter carriers to Russia because of Moscow’s
Following a fine run to the quarter-finals of the World Cup in Brazil this past summer France will look to confirm their enhanced reputation when
It is the book that has had French tongues a-wagging even before the first copies went on sale – the real side of the French President, François
Just when you think things can’t get any worse, just when your political fortunes have hit rock bottom, just when colleagues start to turn against
The mayor of Calais says she will shut down the town’s port unless Britain takes urgent steps to stem the flood of immigrants trying to cross the
A hundred years ago, at the beginning of World War I, French writer Charles Péguy was shot dead by a German bullet. He left behind a pregnant wife
Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz is in Paris for talks with President Francois Hollande.
Top of the agenda is combating the rise of
At least six people are now known to have died in an explosion that caused an apartment block to partially collapse in the French capital.
Two people have died in an explosion that rocked an apartment block in the French capital causing a partial building collapse.
Rescue workers said