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Presented as another case of justice according to who you are, not what you have done, Portuguese media has highlighted the “soft treatment” of a former naval sergeant condemned to five-and-a-half years in jail for the abuse of young girls while

In a truly horrendous week for domestic violence, Portugal’s toll of women killed by violent partners reached four.

The latest victim, just like one of the others (see:

The responsibility of being the world’s best football player proved too much for Cristiano Ronaldo on Saturday when he spectacularly lost his head, punching one player and kicking another.

The three-times winner of the Ballon d’Or now

Carefully measuring their words, Portugal’s PSD and CDS coalition parties have been the first to comment on the Greek election victory of the anti-austerity Syriza party - making sure to stress that Greece is not Portugal.

Among messages

Already featured by The Sunday Times as "more caring" than their UK counterparts, Portuguese nurses are once again being actively recruited by a British hospital.

This time it is the Hillingdon Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in London.

The family of a Lagoa man brutally attacked in his office before being shot mercilessly in the head at last saw justice done in a Portimão courtroom on Friday.

José “Quebra Telha” Ganhão, the man who had come to call their loved one “

It took some hours for the much-awaited “reading of the proven facts” to come through last week - and even then newspapers here and abroad got it wrong.

In Britain, the Daily Express ran with the headline: “Kate and Gerry McCann win court

Magazine || Lisbon’s Calouste Gulbenkian Museum has been hailed as one of ‘the European museums and art galleries worthy of a visit’.

Featuring a list of 17 top art hubs, the Spanish edition of Condé Nast Traveller highlights the museum

Navigation || After decades on the back burner, a project to carry out vital dredging work in the Guadiana River has finally moved forwards.

The work, which will cost around €723,000 in its first stage, began shortly after New Year. The

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