""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.""
Tensions have risen in Venezuela since a protest leader surrendered to troops on Tuesday.
Supporters of Leopoldo Lopez called for his release
Venezuela’s president says there will be no let-up in the “economic offensive” against the country’s “bourgeois parasites”.
The government has sent
A statute of the late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has been unveiled in the Bolivian city of Riberalta by his friend President Evo Morales
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has invoked the spirit of his predecessor Hugo Chavez to extol workers’ efforts in extending the Caracas subway
The Simón Bolívar National Award of Journalism 2013 was awarded today to the former Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez.
Journalist Lil Rodríguez, a
Venezuela’s National Election Council has announced that last Sunday’s disputed presidential election result will stand.
Nicolas Maduro was sworn
They announced a victory in Caracas, but it was by far fewer votes than expected. At the end of presidential election day in Venezuela, Nicolas
In Caracas violent demonstrations have left at least 7 dead and 61 injured.
Clashes erupted over the disputed election victory of Nicolas Maduro
There have been wild celebrations across the Venezuelan capital Caracas following Nicolas Maduro’s victory in the presidential election.
Venezuela’s opposition leader Henrique Capriles is refusing to accept the narrow win of the ruling party candidate Nicolas Maduro.
In a speech to
Celebrations erupted at the ruling party headquarters in several Caracas as acting President Nicolas Maduro was elected leader.
After a tightly
Polling stations have opened in Venezuela, but queues had already started to form outside hours before voting began. There is little sign of the
Two Venezuelan teenagers wearing protective headgear and gloves slug it out in a boxing ring set up outdoors in a local neighbourhood in Caracas
All is ready for the millions of Venezuelans who are likely to flock to the polls on Sunday in the first election of the post-Hugo Chavez
The presidential election this Sunday in Venezuela is expected to give the country either a leader who tries to fill the shoes of the late Hugo
The former Cuban leader Fidel Castro has been shown on state television visibly moved as he listened to a song in memory of his close ally, the late
In Venezuela, tens of thousands of people have turned out to see the two main presidential candidates trade insults at their respective rallies in
With a campaign in national candy colours to carry on ‘Chavismo’ in the name of the late Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez, who named Nicolás Maduro
With 10 days to go until elections in Venezuela, acting President Nicolas Maduro is the most likely to win. Polls give him a lead of around eight
Official campaigning for Venezuela’s presidential election has kicked off with huge rallies by the candidates … and one little bird.