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The jury’s out over the pros and cons of a change in the law that has effectively given borough councils the power to (radically) reduce areas protected by REN classification.

Many mayors view their areas of Reserva Ecológica Nacional “as

A 15-year-old boy on his way to school in Maceda, Ovar, was killed today as he crossed railway lines to catch his train.

Everything indicates that the tragedy was another case of a teenager “not realising” that a train was coming in the

The ongoing battle between Spain and Portugal over plans to extend the life of an obsolete nuclear power station just 100 kms from the two countries’ borders moved into stark new territory today.

Spanish authorities have effectively said

Spur-of-the-moment Facebook posts helped investigators unravel an Ariadne’s thread of accusations that this week see 17 ‘arguidos’ - including a GNR lieutenant colonel dubbed ‘the godfather’ - finally facing trial for corruption.

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If you thought it was getting nippy, think again. From Wednesday the polar front we’ve been experiencing will go Arctic.

Weather expert Maria João Frada put it into more precise terms: “After Wednesday and as far as we can see up to Friday

With the pound in another accentuated fall against the euro, Bloomberg business press reports that business is booming for Portuguese real estate agents faced with Brits scrambling to cut their losses.

Nowhere has this trend been more

Following worldwide outrage over the images of a PSP officer caught battering a father in front of his horrified family at a football stadium (

Money is talking in the controversy surrounding the 18-year-sons of Iraq’s ambassador to Portugal. Despite the fact that the embassy has still failed to meet government deadlines over the issue of lifting diplomatic immunity, it has ‘sealed a

Temperatures in Portugal have started to fall rapidly though the country continues to dodge the worst of Europe’s big chill, reportedly responsible for over 60 deaths since last weekend.

Forcasters predict “sub-zero” temperatures for many

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