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In a week where killings and killers filled Portuguese newspapers, one story has particularly hogged the headlines. It centres on a man handing himself in to police saying: “I don’t want to kill any more people” - while another serves jail time

The environmental impact study (EIA) of a project to build a five-star hotel in the area of Zambujeira in Monte Francisco, Castro Marim, will become available for public consultation starting November 3.

The project is led by entrepreneur

In perhaps the most bizarre twist yet in the ongoing CITIUS-collapse scandal, Portugal’s Minister of Justice has now accused two IT technicians of sabotage.

As union boss Fernando Jorge has been quick to point out: “Sabotage? Why? To what

As a date has finally been set for the opening of a government commission of inquiry into the BES banking scandal, news comes that José Maria Ricciardi - leader of BES International (BESI) and cousin of former BES boss Ricardo Salgado - is “

Wednesday October 29 saw NATO on high alert all over Europe as Russian war planes invaded Portuguese, Norwegian and Turkish air space, and in UK an unresponsive Russian-built cargo plane on an apparent uncharted course for London sparked moments

Portuguese media reports suggest that President Cavaco Silva is under increasing pressure to “decorate” former Prime Minister José Sócrates with the Grand Cross of the Military Order of Christ. According to Expresso, the decoration would pay

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No one will be thinking about winter as the clocks go back this weekend.

Holiday tragedy as man drowns in Carvoeiro
Algarve

A holiday excursion to Carvoeiro ended in tragedy this week when a 65-year-old member of the group drowned off Carvoeiro beach.

Double murder: The day a “quiet” man went berserk and destroyed his family
Portugal

Described as “a quiet, reserved man”, father-of-two António José Teixeira went berserk in a frenzied knife attack this week that left two dead, and

“Oily Eurocrat” Barroso retires on millionaire pension
Portugal

He has been cast as the “villain of the piece” in the latest “shock” coming out of Brussels - and described as an “oily Eurocrat from the land of s

Death returns to Algarve 'death trap' EN125
Algarve

Three people - including two bikers and a decorated war hero - died last weekend on Algarve roads.

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In a week where killings and killers filled Portuguese newspapers, one story has particularly...

Autumn fairs in Silves and Portimão
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It’s fair time again in the Algarve! As we went to press, Silves was set to hold its traditional...

The Best of Me
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October 30, 2014

Directed by: Michael Hoffman; Starring: James Marsden, Michelle Monaghan...

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Dear Editor,
I am constantly baffled by the complaints in the Algarve about the EN125. Of...

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Dear Editor,
With all the doom and gloom in the papers, I hate to bring this to your...

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A conference dedicated to all professional women in the Algarve who want to become inspired by...

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Autumn fairs in Silves and Portimão
It’s fair time again in the Algarve! As...
The Best of Me
October 30, 2014 Directed by:...