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Days into the titanic battle against Mação’s endless forest fires, authorities have once again had to close the A23 motorway.

Traffic has been cut in both directions, and Civil Protection spokesperson Patrícia Gaspar says there is no

One person has died, and two others are reported to be seriously injured, as a result of inhaling a virulent mixture of cleaning products at a shopping centre in São Roque do Faial, in Madeira.

It is not immediately clear why the three

With the government already declaring a state of public calamity due to continuing high temperatures and extreme drought in many areas, the forecast for the weekend is “keep your hat on” - the next few days are going to be ‘really hot’.

Environmental association Zero claims €28 million is literally going down Portuguese drains every year - not in actual cash, but in reusable cooking oil.

Denouncing the “almost criminal” situation, Zero’s Rui Berkemeier blames it on a

Three days after the terrible carnage at Madeira’s busiest religious summer festival (

GALP’s executive president Carlos Gomes da Silva has been officially cited as another of the suspects in the ongoing “football freebie probe” dubbed by the nation’s press as Galpgate.

Also joining the list of ‘arguidos’ is GALP director

A 74-year-old Portuguese grandmother has been revealed to be among the dead in yesterday’s terror attack in Barcelona.

The news, coming just before midday today, followed concerns by the woman’s family that they had not heard from her

A row has broken out over an Algarve hotel’s use of birds of prey to control seagulls.

PAN, the People-Animals-Nature party has filed a complaint with the authorities, denouncing the situation over social media and sending out press

Prime minister António Costa has stressed that Portugal’s ‘threat level’ remains unaltered following yesterday’s deadly terror attack in Barcelona in which 13 people were killed and as many as 100 injured.

Telling journalists that Portugal

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