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A 36-year-old woman died yesterday (August 25) after going into cardiac arrest on a TAP plane that was flying from Argel, Algeria to Lisbon.

According to Spanish news agency Efe, the woman felt “unwell” while the plane was flying in

A suspicious bag left behind on a bench near the Tarquínio beach in the popular beachside town of Costa da Caparica, south of Lisbon, this morning (August 26) was detonated by police.

Police were called to the scene at 9.50am when

The hot weather that has marked this summer will continue into the last weekend of August, with temperatures expected to remain in the high 30ºCs down south.

It will be hottest on Sunday (August 28), with maximums reaching 36ºC in the

Cristiano Ronaldo has been named UEFA’s ‘Best Player in Europe’ for the second time in his career after a phenomenal year that saw him guiding Real Madrid and Portugal to glory in the Champions League and Euro 2016 football tournaments.

What was once an “extremely rare occurrence” - the sighting of killer whales along the Algarve coast - appears to have become more regular. On Tuesday (August 23) around 80 lucky tourists were treated to a very special moment ... four killer

Twenty-six beachgoers, including eight children, had to be rescued on Wednesday night (August 24) after becoming stranded on Lagoa’s Praia da Marinha due to the high tide.

Maritime authorities say the beachgoers, identified as Spanish and

A deal to recapitalise state bank Caixa Geral de Depósitos (CGD) to the tune of €5.1 billion means amendments will have to be made to Portugal’s budget.

The government has been given approval from European authorities to move forward with

If you’ve gone for a swim in the sea at an Algarve beach this summer, you’ve certainly noticed that the water has been pleasantly warm this year – more so than usual.

That’s because between mid-July and mid-August, sea temperatures in the

Prime Minister António Costa has said Portugal is available to help Italy in the wake of a devastating 6.2 magnitude earthquake that struck a central area of the country early on Wednesday (August 24), killing at least 247 people and leaving

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