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It was another nail-biting day in Ria Formosa on Wednesday as islanders facing mass demolition of their homes sit it out waiting for a court decision.

Loulé’s administrative court has now received the arguments pressing the case for the

Novo Banco has announced today that it may use legal action to stop “protest initiatives” being taken by the group representing thousands of investors who lost their life savings in the BES banking collapse.

In a move that could be said to

With the pilots’ strike well into its stride but nonetheless allowing the airline to move at around 73% capacity, TAP Air Portugal’s pilots union SPAC has announced it is “preparing new measures” to demonstrate its members’ discontent.

The accident that injured eight people - at least two seriously - on the EN125 last week in Guia is now thought to have been caused by the sudden death at the wheel of the driver.

As we went to press, an autopsy on Sérgio Catarino, 57, was

He was not long ago condemned to 10 years in jail by a Portuguese court for his part in the Homeland investigation - centring on fraud and money-laundering at scandal-beset BPN bank - and now former PSD parliamentary leader Duarte Lima faces a

After what many consider the bombshell of a judicial decision - setting record damages for a private Portuguese citizen - British supporters of former PJ inspector Gonçalo Amaral are rallying en-masse to a “gofundme” online appeal - started

The much-loved parrot of a murdered grandmother has become a bizarre hostage in a new drama playing out in the sleepy village of Alcalar.

The female African grey was given for safekeeping to the neighbours of Brenda Davidson, after the 72-

A proposed new law empowering the government to take ownership of Portugal’s “abandoned agricultural lands” has been presented to Parliament this week by the Ministry of Agriculture.

The plan is for the State to set out “identifying”

2015 shows more Portuguese companies launched and far fewer going under.

During the first three months of the year, the number of new companies launched (11,646) increased 8.7% compared to the same period last year, while closures (1,228)

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