LGBTQ groups seek legal ban on Swiss conversion therapy

LGBTQ groups seek legal ban on Swiss conversion therapy

By Agnès PEDRERO LGBTQ organisations in Switzerland are concerned that without swift action, the country could become a haven for conversion therapy, which is banned in neighbouring France and Germany. Swiss lawmakers will start debating a motion calling for a ban on...
French inflation eases from decades high

French inflation eases from decades high

French annual inflation eased in August from a three-decade high, the first slowdown in over a year, official data showed Wednesday. Consumer prices hit 5.8 percent in August compared to 6.1 percent in July, which was the highest level since 1985, according to...
As crisis bites, Spain pushes to become EU energy hub

As crisis bites, Spain pushes to become EU energy hub

By Alfons LUNA With Europe facing a major energy crisis, Spain wants to become the new gateway for gas through an ambitious trans-Pyrenees pipeline and is hoping supply-starved Germany will pressure a reluctant France. Madrid has long been hoping for the revival of...