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Graveyard workers are in hot water after they were found to have walked away leaving human remains shielded only by the green plastic lid of a rubbish container.

For readers who do not yet know, in Portugal burials do not spell ‘Rest in

August ends this weekend, and what better way to say goodbye to Portugal’s favourite holiday month than to take advantage of the pleasant summer weather at the beach?

The Portuguese Institute of Sea and Atmosphere (IPMA) expects

“It’s affordable, it has some of the best beaches in Europe and the weather is great” – these are the main reasons why Kathleen Peddicord, publisher of the Live and Invest Overseas website, has chosen the Algarve as “the best place in the world

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Government approves dizzying “fiscal witchhunt”

In a desperate bid to swell State coffers, fines for shops and businesses are being doubled - in some cases, they will be tripled.

According to Diário de Notícias this morning, the Council of Ministers that...

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