""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
""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.""
""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 round-up of looting suspects continues apace across England after this week’s wave of rioting.
Arrest and seizure operations are taking place
The condemnation of the English riots has been universal, but there appears to be a wide range of opinion on what caused them.
The looters give
Police in London are wasting no time in rounding up people suspected of taking part in the recent four days of riots, and confiscating looted
England’s riots have claimed a fifth life. Richard Mannington Bowes, 68, was left in a coma after being attacked on Monday night. He had been trying
Britain is now expected to look stateside for ideas on how to tackle criminal gangs.
The StreetSafe project in Boston is a model that seeks to
Police across England had a relatively peaceful night on Thursday, with no return of the widespread violence, arson and looting. More than 1,500
By night, the buildings in London were burning.
As day dawned, the extent of the devastation became clear.
We have seen the worst of human nature
Despite this week’s riots, London is continuing to prepare for hosting next year’s Olympic Games. The closest the violence came to the Olympic site
The past few day’s events in Britain, and London in particular have been beamed around the world, shattering the capital’s image as a fun, tolerant
A student from Malaysia has unexpectedly found fame due to the riots that have rocked the UK.
Twenty year old Ashraf Rosli was knocked off his bike
Was it protest, politics or sheer criminality which sparked the riots and looting in London and other cities in England? After a quiet night on the
Britain’s Prime Minister David Cameron has outlined measures to combat and address the recent riots in London and other cities.
He was speaking to
A combination of a heavy police presence and wet weather appears to have produced a night of calm in London after four days of looting and
The latest estimate has put the bill for the damage in the UK at 100 million pounds – that is 113 million euros.
Insurers face paying out a fortune
Cities in England are cleaning up after several nights of violence and looting that has led to over 1,000 arrests and tens of millions of pounds
A grief-stricken father has been talking about the moment when he attempted to save his son’s life after he was struck by a car during overnight
The United Kingdom has been rocked by the worst social unrest in over three decades.
The riots were sparked after 29-year-old Mark Duggan was shot
After four nights of rioting on England’s streets British Prime Minister David Cameron has again spoken of his determination end the trouble. He was
Overnight rioting in England has resulted in the deaths of three men.
Police started a murder inquiry after the three victims were hit by a car
Tensions ran high in some London suburbs as people turned out to deter rioters who have destroyed other areas.
Described as vigilantes, although