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“Our concern was to fight the blaze,” said fireman José Palha. “It was only after we did that we became aware of the presence of a body, completely burnt, at the wheel of the car.”

Eighteen-year-old Francisco Boavida Ribeiro had been

A leading Portuguese psychiatrist has sounded a stark warning over the use of social media.

Cases of anxiety, depression, stress, dependence, self-harm and even suicide are becoming ever more frequent, says Jorge Bouça, director of

Winter is going to be busier than usual at Faro Airport this year, with three new air links, new airlines and more weekly flights.

It’s all part of airport authority ANA’s plan to “fight seasonality in the Algarve” and have tourists

An Ireland-bound plane out of Spain’s Canary Islands had to make an emergency landing at Faro Airport on Sunday morning (October 11) due to a “technical malfunction”.

Civil protection authorities activated its yellow alert as per the

As the nation’s state of political limbo prompts more high level meetings today, national media is reporting the decision to delay sending Brussels Portugal’s draft budgetary plan for 2016.

The move is seen as a way of “piling on the

Following the exposé highlighting the €30 million-plus owed to Portuguese citizens by the government news has come of a “reinforcement” to the fund that ostensibly had only €5 million available this year.

According to national tabloid

The Portugal Masters 2015 is here and the sense of anticipation and excitement now palpable as fans and players look forward to one of the most prestigious events on the European Tour. While revered for consistently showcasing top quality golf,

A 45-year-old British man has died after yet another parachute tragedy at Skydive Algarve - the radical sport centre based at Portimão aerodrome that has now seen four jumping deaths in the last three years.

The man is understood to have

Portugal’s movie-goer boom has continued through the summer, giving the industry a lot to smile about after a terrible 2014.

In total, 10.8 million people have gone to the cinema this year (up to October 7) – over two million more than the

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