""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 Ebola outbreak in West Africa appears to be slowing down, according to the UN special envoy on the virus, but he added the battle was far from
Months of hard work lie ahead but the world can stamp out the Ebola outbreak in West Africa by the end of the year according to the outgoing chief of
During a trip to Sierra Leone and Liberia the United Nation’s Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has praised healthcare workers fighting the Ebola virus
Liberia has ended its state of emergency over Ebola in place since August.
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf also announced that night curfews would
Asian countries are not doing enough to fight Ebola, that is the conclusion of World Bank group president Jim Yong Kim.
The virus has killed more
A doctor in New York has tested positive for Ebola after treating patients in West Africa.
Thirty three-year-old Dr Craig Spencer had been working
At least 4,877 people have died in the world’s worst recorded outbreak of Ebola, and at least 9,936 cases of the disease had been registered.
A global heath expert has cast doubt over frantic attempts to produce a vaccine to combat Ebola.
Anne Roemer-Mahler, from the University of
The Ebola epidemic has killed more people in seven months than all other Ebola outbreaks in almost 40 years. The World Health Organisation and the
Sierra Leone has begun a three-day nationwide lockdown as it confronts a worsening Ebola outbreak.
Practically the entire 6 million population has
The Guinean government has set up a medical checkpoint near the country’s border with Sierra Leone in an attempt to stop the spread of
As an Ebola outbreak spreads out of control in West Africa, Sierra Leone has announced a four-day nationwide lockdown.
People will be forced to
The World Health Organisation (WHO) is warning the Ebola outbreak in West Africa could infect more than 20,000 people.
It says the virus may spread
As the worst-ever outbreak of Ebola continues to spread, frontline workers are being shown how best to prevent the spread of the virus – and protect
Senegal blocked a regional UN aid flight from landing on Friday and has banned all further connections with several countries affected by the Ebola
Tourists are turning away from Africa in their droves after the Ebola outbreak and are cancelling trips including those to destinations thousands of
The Ebola virus that has shaken health officials amid fresh fears it is a bigger threat than was first thought.
Experts have been speaking out with
Authorities in Guinea are taking radical action to fight the spread of the deadly Ebola virus.
Security forces in Conakry, the capital of the west
The president of Guinea has declared the country to be in a “national health emergency” and announced a string of measures to combat the deadly Ebola
Liberian president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has pledged over thirteen point four million euros to health workers who have been fighting the Ebola