Your daily news portal

Top Stories

They lost their mother due to a horrific medical blunder made by a nurse at Setúbal hospital in 1984 and yet they had to wait 31 years for compensation. The tragic story was revealed this week as the Supreme Administrative court (STA) finally set

In an incidence of airline terminal “lifting”, a female passenger is understood to have wiled away her time waiting for a flight from Lisbon airport by stealing a fortune in designer clothing and duty-free perfume. According to Correio da Manhã,

Justice minister Paula Teixeira da Cruz has clashed with Attorney General Marques Vidal over priorities for criminal investigation in Portugal.

While the government wants terrorism to be the number one impetus by authorities, Joana

As Prime Minister Pedro Passos Coelho has announced he will be teaming up with his CDS-PP coalition partners yet again to fight upcoming elections, he also revealed that the government wants to pre-empt the rest of the loan repayment schedule it

A 12-year-old raped by her stepfather and made pregnant is too far advanced in her pregnancy to be legally entitled to an abortion.

Lawyer Nuno Godinho de Matos explained the situation to reporters yesterday as the child remained in the

Eight prisoners are described as in a critical condition after ketamine - a drug destined for horses - was smuggled into the Castelo Branco prison at the weekend, and taken by the men, all sharing the same wing, and reported to be between the

Under new legislation, “cats and dogs from Portugal can now enter countries like Nigeria, Angola, Colombia, Peru, Jordan, Libya, Ukraine, South Korea and the Philippines” while China, for the time being, is “only allowed mice”.

The news

“The problem is serious. It’s a time-bomb,” writes financial news portal Dinheiro Vivo.

What it is referring to is the increasing level of debt among Portuguese private business.

At last count, national banks were owed a stultifying

Once again Loulé’s fiscal and administrative court has won the day for battling Ria Formosa islanders - forbidding government-backed environmental agency Polis Litoral from flying in the face of 137 embargos and “taking possession” of island

Most popular news in the last 7 days

LIBERTY!!! Court frees islanders from threat of government bulldozers
Top Stories

On the eve of one of the most emblematic events in the Portuguese calendar Loulé administrative c

Praia da Marinha among Europe’s “best beaches”
Portugal, Algarve

Lagoa’s Praia da Marinha beach has been named one of the “best beaches in Europe” by online porta

Burglar caught red-handed in Santa Bárbara de Nexe
Algarve

A 23-year-old Portuguese was caught red-handed breaking into a house in Santa Bárbara de Nexe on

Madeira considered one of “10 best islands in the world”
Top Stories

Portugal’s beautiful Madeira Island has been considered one of the “10 best islands in the world”

Police arrest suspected paedophile in Lagos
Algarve

Police have arrested a 34-year-old man suspected of “sexually abusing” three children aged betwee

Sheraton and Pine Cliffs seek 110 new employees
Companies

A total of 110 jobs will be up for grabs at the ‘Experience Recruitment Day’, which will be held

Latest in Portugal Resident

Companies

Over 800 businesspeople attended a string of free-admission roadshows on how to apply for the...

Children who lost mother in Setúbal hospital blunder wait 31 years for compensation
Top Stories

They lost their mother due to a horrific medical blunder made by a nurse at Setúbal hospital in...

Top Stories

In an incidence of airline terminal “lifting”, a female passenger is understood to have wiled...

Top Stories

Justice minister Paula Teixeira da Cruz has clashed with Attorney General Marques Vidal over...

Two muggers caught red-handed stealing the wallet in Albufeira
Algarve

Two muggers were arrested this weekend after being caught red-handed stealing the wallet of a 37...

Wine tasting benefits Food Bank
Wine

Over 70 wine lovers packed the cellar of Restaurant Veneza near Paderne to enjoy the wines of...

Portugal Resident News Poll

 
In view of new proposed legislation, should the minimum age to buy beer and wine in Portugal be raised from 16 to 18?