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Eyes peeled for Nicola Sturgeon, the feisty Scottish leader who is said to be on her way to Portugal for a “short, working holiday”.

While UK counterpart David Cameron has been getting flak for his penchant for “chillax” family breaks, the

The likelihood of forest fires in Portugal has not been higher for 16 years, reports Público today, and the prognosis is for even more hot dry weather through the first two weeks of August.

Talking at a press conference today (Tuesday)

Novo Banco, the so-called good bank that rose from the ashes of BES, is smarting under a new lawsuit presented by Portugal’s richest man, cork billionaire Américo Amorim. Along with millions being demanded by small investors who claim Novo Banco

He’s proud to say that he is Portuguese, gay, short and bald - and he is now the CEO of one of the world’s largest banks. Taking the helm at HSBC in September, António Simões has never made any bones about his sexuality, affirming that “if I wasn

Two years after it was due to have been enforced, Portugal’s dangerous dogs’ legislation is in chaos, with key requisites being ignored. According to Observador website, the most important omission is the requirement for owners of dangerous dogs

Tiny ‘Maria’ weighed only 2.6 kg when she was delivered on a packed Almada beach last Saturday, but the health worker whose expertise brought smiles all round has warned it could have gone the other way. “Beach access for the ambulance is not

Friends, neighbours and the child’s own father are described as shocked by the news that “killer-mom” Ana Lúcia Cunha has been released from psychiatric care three years after stabbing her six-year-old daughter to death to live in the same

A male paediatrician is accused of sexually abusing three teenage sisters during routine health consultations in a health centre in Oliveira de Azeméis, near Porto. The accusation, reported by the girls’ father, was lodged last week. The girls

Energy minister Jorge Moreira e Silva - receiving flak following his announcement last week that the government hoped to save fuel by encouraging public sector workers to ride bicycles - has now revealed that thanks to the January increase in

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