INTERVIEW

Ben Bernanke: “The burden is on central banks to help the recovery”

Former Federal Reserve chairman calls for more fiscal stimulus to kickstart US economy

LABOR RELATIONS

Life on the killing floors of Catalonia

Labor dispute at abattoirs exposes dangerous working conditions imposed on immigrant workforce

LATIN AMERICA

Brazil’s Congress approves process to impeach President Dilma Rousseff

Embattled leader’s future now lies in the hands of the Senate

GAY RIGHTS

Priest prevents lesbian mother from participating in baby’s christening

Woman’s relatives storm out of Canary Islands church after public row with clergyman

LATIN AMERICA

Evo Morales to Pope Francis: “Take coca and you’ll live a long life”

Bolivian president gives the pontiff some unusual advice on his visit to the Vatican

BUILDING SAFETY

Death toll in Tenerife building collapse rises to seven

Victims reported to be Spanish, Italian, Moroccan and Finnish, according to municipal sources