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The last weekend in May sees blistering beach weather forecast for tomorrow (Saturday May 30) with maximum temperatures of 30ºC likely in Faro.

Beja is in for even higher temperatures (33ºC) while the rest of the country will be cooler (

“A historic moment for the animal cause in Portugal” is how animal rights party PAN described the proposal put before parliament yesterday (May 28) calling for an end to animal slaughter in municipal kennels.

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The 70-year-old uncle of PSD parliamentary leader Luís Montenegro is back in the news today after a court found him guilty of processing hundreds of entry visas to Europe for young women in exchange for sex while he was ambassador to Senegal.

As Portugal basked in the first taste of summer, the world’s financial brains were thrashing it out in the leafy splendour of Penha Longa - a VIP golf resort less than 40 minutes from the centre of Lisbon. On the agenda was the increasingly

Four months before Portugal’s legislative elections, the so-called troika - always photographed with the stoniest of faces - is due back for the country’s second “post-programme” evaluation.

Scheduled to arrive to start work on Thursday (

Victor Guerreiro, president of the Algarve Retailers Association (ACRAL), has called on local businesspeople, associations and public entities to join forces to promote the Algarve as a “trustworthy brand” that can help develop the region’s

Portugal’s Hospital de Santa Maria, the largest in country, is “mined by a web of interests and loyalties to political parties, Masons and catholic organisations” like Opus Dei, a study has concluded.

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“You want a divorce, do you?” were the words shouted by the man who is understood to have fatally shot his wife this afternoon (May 28) at a Faro café just yards from the town’s police station.

Clients watched in horror as the 31-year-old

The Independent has added its name to the increasing list of world media waxing lyrical on the Portuguese archipelago of the Azores.

In a piece entitled ‘Secrets of the Azores’, features writer Abigail Aked suggests a number of Azores’ “

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