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As he made a campaign trip to Faro on Saturday evening, PS leader António Costa was taken by surprise by a posse of Ria Formosa islanders, using every tactic in the book in their 11th hour bid to save their homes from demolition by environmental

After what many consider the bombshell of a judicial decision last week, British supporters of the former Portuguese policeman ordered to pay the parents of Madeleine McCann €500,000 euros in damages are rallying to a “gofundme” online appeal for

While as many as 1000 Europeans are still reported missing after the massive earthquake that ripped through Nepal on April 25, four Portuguese mountain-climbers are lucky enough to be on their way home, safe and sound.

The group escaped

It has been a terrible weekend for pilgrims, pedestrians and people generally caught in the wrong place at the wrong time

Tragedy struck at various points up and down the country.

Four people, all middle-aged, were killed outright

Newspapers barely covered them this year, but Friday’s May 1 Day of the Worker demonstrations that saw thousands converge on Lisbon and Porto had a very special guest participant in the capital.

North American documentary legend Michael

As the 8th anniversary of Madeleine McCann’s disappearance from a holiday apartment in Praia da Luz, Algarve, comes round, Sky News has reported that the “hate dossier” compiled against so-called anti-McCann online trolls will not result in any

From the ashes of failed negotiations hope still flickers in the ongoing TAP pilots strike.

The first two days have registered a “low level of adhesion, thanks to the fact that most pilots turned up for work”, reports Saturday’s Correio

Despite impassioned pleas for a change of heart, TAP-Air Portugal pilots have embarked on the strike that the government and unions have warned could lead to complete disaster.

Appealing for change of heart on national television yesterday

In a packed council meeting in which no-one minced their words, Faro Câmara approved last night a motion calling for the immediate removal of Polis Litoral’s “universally-loathed” demolition man Sebastião Teixeira.

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