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Environmental association Almargem has waded into Ria Formosa's demolitions controversy to warn of the dangerous piles of asbestos left exposed among the rubble of islanders' homes.

“The way the homes are being torn down – using heavy

Around 200 islanders from the Algarve islands of Culatra, Hangares and Farol got up at the crack of dawn today to travel to Lisbon in protest against the controversial demolitions of shanty homes throughout Ria Formosa.

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Attempts to brush his latest “tax scandal” under the carpet have so far backfired miserably on Portuguese prime minister Pedro Passos Coelho.

Socialist party heavyweight and former presidential candidate Manuel Alegre has berated party

A citizens’ proposal to end the “slaughter” of animals at Portuguese kennels is going to be launched tomorrow (March 7) by animal rights party PAN in its head-office in Lisbon.

In an official statement, PAN said its proposal aims to “

Following Deloitte’s “forensic audit” - highlighting the ruinous management of former BES boss Ricardo Salgado - media sources suggest the net is now inches from tightening around a multi-million criminal prosecution that could see Salgado fined

Paulo Pereira Cristóvão, the former PJ detective-turned-president of the association of missing children-turned vice president of Sporting Football Club and now suspected of a leading role in a gang of armed robbers that posed as policemen, has

Portugal is set to enjoy a sunny and warm weekend with temperatures exceeding 20ºC more or less throughout the country, according to the latest forecasts from the Portuguese Sea and Atmosphere Institute (IPMA).

The early taste of spring

A group of Sotavento residents is steeling itself for a showdown with water-guzzling berry giant, Hubel – the Algarve’s agricultural “success story” responsible for the “best raspberries in Europe” at a cost of up to a million litres of

Details are still sketchy but what is certain is that a seven-year-old boy has just spent “at least two days” in Coimbra living alongside a dead father and a collapsed grandmother.

Whether he ate anything or not, and how he managed on his

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