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Just as universities report student enrolment is up this year, particularly in the Algarve, Regional Development Minister Miguel Poiares Maduro announced that Portuguese higher education establishments will soon be able to apply for European

There are still no signs of missing Scottish man Jon Anderson Edwards, and his mother and sister, now in the Algarve, are asking anyone who may have had contact with him on the day of his disappearance – September 15 – to come forward.


Still at the helm of the Lisbon City Hall, António Costa has been elected the Socialist Party’s candidate for prime minister in next year’s general election, following a landslide victory in the PS’s primary elections held on Sunday (September

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Portuguese coaches most successful in Champions League

Six Portuguese nationals were in charge of UEFA Champions League teams this week; more than any other country.

UEFA describes Jorge Jesus (Benfica) career as a footballer - he played for Olhanense and Farense - as...

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Jon Anderson Edwards, a 31-year-old Scottish man who had been living and working in Lagos for a week, disappeared without trace from his apartment


As the mother and sister of missing Scottish man Jon Anderson Edwards are known to be flying into the Algarve today (Thursday), more details about

UPDATE: Police arrest suspect in Tavira rape case

PJ police have today (Wednesday) confirmed that a man suspected of the rape of a 61-year-old foreign resident in her home in Tavira has been arrest

Body of woman believed to be of 35-year-old mother lost at sea is found

Maritime police believe the body found at the Poço da Cruz beach, in Mira council, is that of 35-year-old mother Vera Lúcia Oliveira, who was swept

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Though this year’s summer holidays have been somewhat brief and low-key with a newborn in tow,...

Portuguese universities aim for international expansion
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Just as universities report student enrolment is up this year, particularly in the Algarve,...


More than 35 women attended the ‘Women & Success’ Cultural Networking Event that took place...


Valverde Lawn Bowls Club in Almancil held its Anniversary Pairs Competition on Friday, September...