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As expected, the draft law to make the abuse and abandonment of animals a crime was approved last week in Parliament - but a surprise clause has shocked animal rights associations and effectively shown the legislation up for being a joke.

A new shock for the government came this week when the accounts court (Tribunal de Contas) discovered that the country’s fleet of firefighting Kamov helicopters have been uninsured since 2011.

Government aircraft are not required to be

In a bid to avoid a “day of chaos”, TAP’s management has sent out a ‘change your flight plans’ appeal to the 40,000 passengers likely to be affected by the pilots’ strike on August 9.

An announcement on the company’s Facebook page says: “

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Portugal is featured on the front cover of National Geographic’s Traveler magazine for August/September, with a subtitle that reads: “Discover the old world made new again” and a beautiful picture of Lisbon.

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The crisis within TAP Portugal went into overdrive this weekend after pilots voted for a one-day strike on August 9.

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It has been hailed as the end of one of the “most influential centres of power” in Portugal’s political, social and financial world.

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As expected, the draft law to make the abuse and abandonment of animals a crime was approved...