""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
Russia has begun blacklisting websites it considers a threat to children. A new law that was passed by parliament in the summer has come into
A Russian MP who turned against President Putin has been voted out of the lower house of parliament, the Duma.
Gennady Gudkov was expelled by 291
The elections earlier this month for the new Russian Duma brought ordinary people out in the biggest protests since the breakup of the old Soviet
A close ally of Vladimir Putin has been elected speaker of Russia’s State Duma, at its first sitting since a parliamentary poll critics say was
Russia’s lower house of parliament, the State Duma, has convened for the first time since this month’s elections sparked widespread protests.
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has led the first formal proceedings of the new parliament, killing off any opposition hopes of a re-run of the
Exactly a week after an election in Russia that many are claiming was fraudulent, euronews has spoken to Chairman of the Central Election Commission
Leaders of the opposition, wanting to avoid any trouble with the authorities led demonstrators from Revolution Square where Saturday’s rally was
Russian police say 25,000 people are in Moscow’s Bolotnaya Square for the rally against what they believe was a fraudulent election last Sunday
Nationwide protests about the last Sunday’s elections are taking place in Russia today, with demonstrators angry at Prime Minister Vladimir Putin
Discontent among Russians over the administration manifested itself about as far from Moscow as you can get.
In Vladivostok on the Pacific coast
Accusations of vote rigging following the Russian parliamentary elections have unified Prime Minister Vladimir Putin’s diverse enemies, causing the
A high profile anti-Kremlin activist has been arrested for taking part in a protest against alleged fraud in Russia’s general election. Supporters of
With United Russia’s support dented in the country’s parliamentary elections, questions are now being asked about whether the Putin-Medvedev
The European monitoring group the OSCE has expressed concern about fairness of the Russian election.
OSCE Parliamentary Assembly President, Petros
The Russian election has been marked by protests in Moscow and St Petersburg, with activists claiming the outcome was rigged by the Kremlin.
With 60% of the ballots counted, results show Vladimir Putin’s ruling party making steady gains following a poor start.
United Russia have now
Voting has begun in Russia’s parliamentary elections.
Seven parties are competing for seats in the lower house or State Duma.
The poll is a test
Polls open for parliamentary elections in Russia on Sunday.
However, on Saturday – the ‘day of silence’ when no campaigning is allowed – the