""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
An Indian court has postponed a decision concerning the fate of two Italian marines who are accused of killing two fishermen, supposedly after
An Italian cruiser left adrift in the Indian Ocean after a power failure is not expected to reach land until Thursday.
The Costa Allegra is being
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton warned on Thursday that Washington will look to act against Somali militant and pirate groups deemed as a
How the European Union should tackle pirates is causing a stir in Germany, after a conservative newspaper reported a plan to extend fighting onto the
An Italian-owned cargo ship with 18 crew on board has become the latest vessel to be hijacked.
The Enrico Ievoli was carrying a shipment of
An Italian-owned oil tanker and its crew have been released by Somali pirates amid reports a ransom of over 8.5 million euros has been paid.
A French court is prosecuting six Somali men accused of holding a French couple hostage on their boat. The trial begins in Paris today
Amid the calm and the gently lapping waters of the Indian ocean there is a disquiet running through the tourist havens along the northern Kenyan
The partner of an elderly, disabled French woman kidnapped in Kenya has told how six masked men brandishing assault rifles stormed their beach
More security worries for Kenya with the news that an elderly disabled French woman has been kidnapped from her luxury tourist resort in the north of
Somali pirates seized an Italian tanker with 21 crew members onboard off the coast of Oman on Thursday.
The hijacking of the ‘Rosalia D’Amato’
A Danish family along with two crew members have been seized by pirates in the Indian Ocean.
The Quist Johansens were on a round-the-world voyage
Pirates seized an oil tanker off the coast of Oman on Wednesday. It was bound for the United States carrying 146 million euros worth of crude oil and
An Italian oil tanker has been hijacked in the Indian Ocean by pirates armed with guns and rocket propelled grenades.
The attack on the Savina
From the desolate shores of Somalia, modern day pirates continue to launch attacks against international shipping across an area the size of
Somali pirates have released a British couple held hostage for more than a year. It is believed a ransom was paid.
Paul and Rachel Chandler were
Pirates have freed 12 Ukrainian crew members of a ship taken hostage off the coast of Somalia on Saturday.
The Greek-operated cargo ship was
The 36 crew of the Basque owned fishing boat the Alakrana hijacked by Somali pirates has arrived safely in the Seychelles. The vessel was
In Spain, a vigil which lasted 47 days by family and friends of a Basque owned fishing boat hijacked by Somali pirates has ended in relief