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Five Portuguese émigrés to London are being tracked by British intelligence services after they travelled to Syria to join ISIS terrorists.

A report in the Sunday Times suggests the five “could play a vital role in leading western

A driver who saw a thief disappear off with his car, leapt into another car and gave chase in Esposende - pursuing the man over 22 kms before catching up with him and forcing him to give up.

The determined driver then delivered the thief

Portugal’s Minister for Foreign Affairs Rui Machete is now encouraging nationals to travel to Iran.

Poised to sign a deal for direct flights between Lisbon and Tehran, Machete said he hoped the new service would “improve business” and see

Fourteen police brigades are now actively hunting the relentless armed gang that has been rampaging through the “Linha” district of Lisbon/Cascais since just before Christmas last year.

As readers may remember, a Chinese supermarket owner

Property || The 19th century mausoleum of one of Portugal’s romantic poets has at last changed hands after almost eight years on the market.

The coup - for Moncarapacho-based Russell & Decoz estate agents - seems to have followed

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.

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