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EU calls for relief funds to help energy prices hit consumers

BRUSSELS (AP) – The European Union on Wednesday urged member countries to provide relief funds to consumers and small businesses hardest hit by rising gas and electricity prices, as critics shed accumulate that the bloc’s climate change policies are fueling the problem. In recent days, France and Spain have led …

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Brussels to Rome: stop discriminating against foreign professors

A long campaign by foreign academic staff in Italy to obtain equal pay and conditions with their local counterparts received an unexpected boost after the European Commission ordered an end to this “discrimination”. In a forcefully drafted formal notice, the committee informed Italy that its treatment of a group of …

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