""There are still too many people who are left out of that recovery and acceleration of growth.""
IMF Managing Director
"Give up attempts to solve the existing problems by force."
Russian Foreign Minister
""Inequality is not inevitable, it's not like the weather. It's a policy choice.""
Oxfam’s head of policy on inequality.
""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
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The German telecommunications regulator has asked parents to destroy children's smartwatches over privacy concerns
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The Labour Ministry has drafted a bill to streamline the complicated adoption process
Following a high-profile acquittal for rape of a minor, France is considering introducing an age beneath which non-consent will be presumed.
There are many people around the world who are born and die without leaving any official trace of their existence. They are ghosts in their own country; unaccounted for, unidentifiable and hidden.
The seven-year-old girl was able to avoid all security checks from the train to the plane.
"The time has come to give millions of children who remain in residential institutions a fair chance in life."
Democratic Republic Of Congo
The World Food Programme says a looming humanitarian catastrophe could cause the deaths of hundreds of thousands of youngsters within months.
A young Georgian boy has impressed local police officers so much they have gifted him a toy patrol car.
UNICEF is calling for urgent help for refugee Rohingya children in southern Bangladesh
Veronica Green Posey is charged with homicide.
The global health body reports a tenfold increase in 40 years, especially in low and middle income countries.
Figure revealed in research released to mark International Day of the Girl
Two three-year olds are in a critical condition after an incident in Dearborn, Michigan.
A poll of the under-18s gave Angela Merkel a lead, with 28% of the vote. The greens would poll 17% amongst younger voters, but in some areas, the extreme right would also do well in some parts of the country.
Orphaned girl has shone a light on a forgotten conflict.
The US president promised to scrap the protection scheme but has run into stiff opposition
A three-year-old boy has been refused the right to participate in Disneyland Paris’ “Princess for a Day” experience.
During the activity, kids
The number of children blown-up has quadrupled so far in 2017.