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A citizens’ proposal to end the “slaughter” of animals at Portuguese kennels is going to be launched tomorrow (March 7) by animal rights party PAN in its head-office in Lisbon.

In an official statement, PAN said its proposal aims to “

Following Deloitte’s “forensic audit” - highlighting the ruinous management of former BES boss Ricardo Salgado - media sources suggest the net is now inches from tightening around a multi-million criminal prosecution that could see Salgado fined

Paulo Pereira Cristóvão, the former PJ detective-turned-president of the association of missing children-turned vice president of Sporting Football Club and now suspected of a leading role in a gang of armed robbers that posed as policemen, has

Portugal is set to enjoy a sunny and warm weekend with temperatures exceeding 20ºC more or less throughout the country, according to the latest forecasts from the Portuguese Sea and Atmosphere Institute (IPMA).

The early taste of spring

A group of Sotavento residents is steeling itself for a showdown with water-guzzling berry giant, Hubel – the Algarve’s agricultural “success story” responsible for the “best raspberries in Europe” at a cost of up to a million litres of

Details are still sketchy but what is certain is that a seven-year-old boy has just spent “at least two days” in Coimbra living alongside a dead father and a collapsed grandmother.

Whether he ate anything or not, and how he managed on his

The good news is that Portugal is in 10th position. Greece, for example, is up near the top at number five and Spain is doing worse, too, pegged at number six.

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In a week when political hoardings scattered around the Algarve were cited for “causing discontent” among German holidaymakers, deputy prime minister Paulo Portas has revealed that one of the coalition’s “ambitions” is to attract twice the number

In a week where he has been accused of plotting to bring the downfall of the Greek government, Portugal’s prime minister has extended a clear hand of friendship to Turkey - the Mediterranean country marking the boundary with the Middle East that

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