""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
Staff have been evacuated from the US consulate building in Berlin after an employee reported a strange smell coming from an envelope.
Germany’s Constitutional Court has won high-level cheers for giving the green light for Berlin to ratify the future European Stability Mechanism
Top judges in Germany have confirmed that the eurozone’s new bailout system does not breach German law.
Some 37,000 plaintiffs lodged a complaint
Germany’s Constitutional Court on Wednesday rejected a legal challenge to block the euro zone’s new bailout system.
Judges in Karlsruhe disagreed
The wife of former German president, Bettina Wulff has published a new autobiography in which she rejects allegations that she once worked as an
Germany’s constitutional court will proceed with a ruling on the legality of the eurozone’s new permanent bailout fund and budget rules, rejecting a
In power for almost seven years, the political stature of Angela Merkel is without equal among the leaders of the European Union.
The condition of
In Germany, a close ally of Chancellor Angela Merkel has called into question the independence of the European Central Bank over its newest plan to
Brighter, smarter and thinner; that’s how scientists in Germany describe the new type of projector they have developed.
Based at the Fraunhofer
Lufthansa’s cabin crew will not go on strike for the next six weeks. Although unions had planned more industrial action in their pay dispute, they’ve
A group of several hundred people, mainly Jews but also including Muslims and Christians, has demonstrated in Berlin for the right to
Cabin crew from Germany’s largest airline Lufthansa are returning to work following their latest walk-out.
Friday’s one-day national strike led to
Germany’s national carrier Lufthansa cancelled 1,000 flights on Friday following a 24 hour strike by cabin crew.
Unions called the walkout after
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Thousands of people are stuck in German airports because of another strike by Lufthansa cabin crew.
The 24-hour walkout has forced the firm to
There is further travel misery for Lufthansa passengers today, as cabin crew take part in a 24-hour national walkout.
It is the third strike in a
Germany’s national carrier Lufthansa has been forced to cancel two-thirds of scheduled flights on Friday ahead of a 24-hour walk-out by cabin
The European Central Bank is to buy the government bonds of struggling eurozone countries’ like Spain and Italy to lower their borrowing costs, but
The Munich games in 1972 were the first organised in Germany nearly three decades after the Second World War. The Germans wanted a pacifist event
A memorial service has been held to mark the 40th anniversary of the 1972 Munich Olympics massacre when Palestinian gunmen killed 11 Israelis.