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Portugal’s Supreme Administrative Court is in the spotlight this week after telling a patient whose sex life was ruined by a surgical slip that she is too old for sex to be “important”.

The woman was only 50 when an operation at Lisbon’s

Portugal is running short of 1,000 special educational needs teachers, warns teaching union Fenprof.

According to a survey conducted by the union, Portugal had over 2,000 special education teachers last year, while this year only 875 have

Tourism chiefs are worried that government-proposed budget cuts could devastate the current 'success' ongoing in the Algarve.

This year, for instance, the Algarve registered a new high in tourist 'sleepovers'.

More than three

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São Brás mayor slams proposal that limits council hiring

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São Brás mayor slams proposal that limits council hiring
“Inconceivable” – this was the word...
Judges pour cold water on sex after the age of 50
Portugal’s Supreme Administrative Court...