""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
In Ukraine, schools have been closed, all public events have been banned and restrictions imposed on people’s movements after the country confirmed
As the H1N1 virus rears its head again with the approach of the Northern winter it is a timely moment for the Asturias prizes committee to honour the
Clinical trials of a swine flu vaccine are to be conducted on 400 Spanish children aged as young as six months.
Already selected, the group will
Numerous schools and classes have been closed in France because of the H1N1 flu pandemic.
Unlike countries such as the US and Britain, who say
With just a couple of weeks before before schools go back around the northern hemisphere the International Swine Flu conference has convened in
The President of Costa Rica Oscar Arias has swine flu, making him the first head of state known to have contracted the A-H1N1 virus. A government
Medical researchers in Britain have warned that
children should not be routinely given flu drugs
like Tamiflu and Relenza as the side-effects
The World Health Organisation has said research into a vaccine against the H1N1 flu virus is “on track.” Dr Marie-Paule Kieny said clinical trials
The World Health Organisation is set to provide an official progress update on the production of vaccines against the H1N1 flu virus as the global
The majority of passengers on a cruise ship carrying possible flu victims have been allowed to disembark in southern France.
The “Voyager of the
Health experts have warned flu H1N1 is spreading and must be watched carefully in case it mutates.
Close to 100 percent of the globe has been
The number of new swine flu cases in England nearly doubled last week to an estimated 100,000.
The figures were revealed as a national online and
Four months after the outbreak of swine flu, world health authorities are hesitating over what measures to take to try to contain the spread of the
The race to produce vaccines against swine flu is being stepped up around the world.
For the last four months, more than thirty pharmaceutical
The surge in summer holiday traffic is expected to dramatically increase the spread of swine flu across Europe. Millions of us will be heading away
The first human trials of a vaccine for H1N1 swine flu have begun in the Australian city of Adelaide.
There is added urgency in the battle to beat
The UN is warning of a major humanitarian crisis if the influenza pandemic hits developing countries already ravaged by poverty and conflict.
The latest swine flu figures show the virus increasing its march around the world, with the global number of deaths almost doubling in a fortnight
The United Nations’ senior health officer has warned that the spread of H1N1, so-called swine flu is now unstoppable. Dr Margaret Chan delivered her