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As the clock ticks towards the day government-backed bulldozers are scheduled to start knocking down their homes, Ria Formosa islanders made a last ditch appeal to Faro mayor Rogério Bacalhau, and heard - to their delight - that two legal bids

As the current minister for internal administration toured the Algarve opening new security facilities, her predecessor was thrown into the corruption spotlight for his role in the scandal centring on the illegal trading of Golden Visas to

Portugal’s lacklustre weather is expected to continue this weekend, with cloud-filled skies and moderate temperatures.

Rain is forecast in many areas – especially on Saturday (April 18) in the north – but if we’re lucky there could be sun

With elections just months away, many PSD officials are starting to worry about their party’s reluctance to decide whether or not it will be teaming up once again with the CDS-PP.

According to Jornal de Notícias, Prime Minister and PSD

Environmental association Almargem - fiercely against the sand replenishment project ongoing at Lagos’ D. Ana beach - has called for a mass demonstration this Saturday afternoon (April 18), starting at 3pm.

Appealing to the “people of

Loulé’s heliport has finally been officially opened, almost seven months since it was built.

The ceremony was attended by Internal Administration Minister Anabela Rodrigues.

Planned to give civil protection crew “better conditions

Kayakweru, the Iberian lynx found dead a month after her release into the wild near Mértola over a month ago, was “poisoned”, tests have confirmed.

It is believed her “inexperience and hunger” may have led her to eating a poisoned piece of

As islanders of Ria Formosa gear up for a deciding moment in the fight to save their homes, a cheeky Olhão blog has asked if US Secretary of State John Kerry is also in line for a flattening by government-sanctioned bulldozers.

Kerry and

The parliamentary inquiry into the BES banking scandal has come to the end of its 120-day brief with a damning preliminary report.

Presented today by PSD MP Pedro Saraiva, the document simply adds to the growing discontent over the way the

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