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For the first time in six years, the number of people who moved to Portugal in 2017 was higher than the number who left. The data has been revealed by the national statistics institute (INE).

Numbers show that 36,639 people moved to

Portuguese television channel TVI has aired a damning report claiming animal rights group IRA is being investigated by the PJ police and the Public Prosecutor’s Office for allegedly “breaking the law” when rescuing abused animals.

In fact

A new emergency card has been launched to improve communication between foreigners, authorities and medical emergency services.

The emergency identification card has been developed by Safe Communities Portugal (SCP) and is aimed at

GNR police have launched a humorous albeit serious warning urging drivers in Portugal to beware of ‘smartphone zombies’ – pedestrians who are so focused on their phones that they pay little attention to their surroundings.

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Under increasing fire ‘at home’, German chancellor Angela Merkel received more of the same when she addressed the European Parliament in Strasbourg earlier this week, and called for a “real true European Army”.

Yes, there was some applause

A bomb threat which turned out to be a false alarm saw authorities evacuating an Albufeira shopping centre this Wednesday afternoon.

The decision to evacuate Albufeira Shopping, located in the heart of the town, came after GNR police

The Home Office has announced further funding of €150,000 for the Metropolitan Police investigation into the disappearance of Madeleine McCann from the Algarve almost 12 years ago.

Operation Grange has already spent over €13 million .

A Lisbon court has handed out further stiff jail terms for fraudsters involved in the BPN banking scandal, but the likelihood of any of them going to jail remains slim. All seven condemned, including the bank’s former president - already facing

21-year-old Cascais surf Mariana Rocha Assis had a lucky escape after being attacked by a would-be rapist. As the man tried to force himself on her, she kneed him sharply in the groin and made her getaway. But she wasn’t fast enough to avoid his

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