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A retired GNR policeman died on Monday (August 3) after being run over by a motorbike in Loulé.

The accident happened at 1.15pm, when the 57-year-old was crossing Marçal Pacheco avenue, near the Hospital Particular.

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Fears for a fire or potential explosion led authorities to evacuate a Portimão petrol station on Saturday night (July 1) due to a gas leak.

The leak was flagged by a motorist who was filling up his LPG car at the Prio fuel station, on the

Dozens of people became ill - with some ending up in hospital - after they ate suckling pig butties (sandes de leitão) at Portimão’s Street Food Festival.

The sandwiches - sold by Mister Pig - were billed as one of the many delights at the

A Muslim tower dating back “roughly 1,000 years” and a unique 15th century mural have been discovered at a castle in Abrantes, central Portugal.

Also among archaeological finds are bones “alongside a possible temple honouring the Roman God

The drug-dependent mum who hit the headlines last week after going on the run with her newborn baby has been charged by police for having put him at risk.

But as the little boy has been returned to the temporary care of Faro Hospital, the

Tragic news just in reports that the missing 62-year-old “geocacher” has been found just 50 metres from his car in the natural park of Serra de Aire e Candeeiro, near Leiria.

As we reported earlier today, an all-day search for the Tomar

After all the hullabaloo over the policy that gay and bisexual men are not allowed to give blood unless they are celibate, a working group is understood to be about to recommend that the ruling be “temporary, not definite”.

According to

An 18-year-old French girl died on Saturday night (August 1) after falling from the sixth floor of the Rocha Tower building in Praia da Rocha, Portimão.

All that is known so far is that the girl was on holiday with her family.

The

Visitors to Portugal’s capital city will have a new attraction to add to their list of things to do while visiting Lisbon. The 25 de Abril Bridge is to feature a lift that will take sightseers to the main deck, giving them a stunning view over

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