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D-Day for the sale of Novo Banco came and went yesterday, with no-one any the wiser as to what has happened.

“Market in the dark over winner of Novo Banco”, wrote Expresso last night. “In the end, who bought Novo Banco” queried TVI24 this

A suspected case of mosquito-born West Nile Virus - which can cause viral meningitis - has been detected in Faro, sparking a major health alert.

With tests still ongoing to confirm the diagnosis, medical experts, including those with

The body of a 29-year-old holidaymaker believed to be Irish was found at the bottom of a swimming pool at the Pine Sun Park resort in Praia da Falésia, Albufeira in the early hours of Monday morning.

The grim discovery was made by a friend

Almost the last ever to consider emigration, Portugal’s beleaguered sardine fishermen are now realising they may have no choice.

A poignant text in Diário de Notícias has given the point of view of seasoned fisherman Evangelino Rosário -

A year after the spectacular collapse of Portugal’s judicial portal - ironically christened CITIUS, after the Latin for speed - president of the association of Public Ministry magistrates António Ventinhas claims the system is now even worse.

The Resident is offering readers a chance to see Ireland face off against Gibraltar in a qualifying match for UEFA's 2016 European Championship.

The game will take place on Friday (September 4) at 7.45pm, in the Algarve Stadium in Loulé,

With a blood alcohol level of 2.32 - which translates into over four times over the legal limit - a 33-year-old driver was found driving in the wrong direction on the A16 motorway near Cascais in the early hours of Sunday morning… and allowed

In what has been an agonising case for the family of accident victim Adelino Machado, an insurance company has finally been made to pay up after four years of legal wrangling.

Machado, who worked in the admin department of Braga PJ (

Out campaigning and receiving very mixed receptions, Portugal’s prime minister Pedro Passos Coelho has once again alluded to government plans to privatise Caixa Geral de Depósitos, the country’s cash-strapped State bank.

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The Algarve woke up this morning to a new pro-oil exploration company, which has not only filched

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A Dutch holidaymaker, believed to be in his late 30s, has become the latest late-night mugging vi

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D-Day for the sale of Novo Banco came and went yesterday, with no-one any the wiser as to what...

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In a repeat of last year’s horse scandal, seven horses were found this weekend on barren fields...

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A suspected case of mosquito-born West Nile Virus - which can cause viral meningitis - has been...

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SC Olhanense followed up their home win over Penafiel with a second success against Atlético at...

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In a bid to help people find jobs, the Algarve retailers’ association (ACRAL) has launched a new...