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A Muslim tower dating back “roughly 1,000 years” and a unique 15th century mural have been discovered at a castle in Abrantes, central Portugal.

Also among archaeological finds are bones “alongside a possible temple honouring the Roman God

The drug-dependent mum who hit the headlines last week after going on the run with her newborn baby has been charged by police for having put him at risk.

But as the little boy has been returned to the temporary care of Faro Hospital, the

Tragic news just in reports that the missing 62-year-old “geocacher” has been found just 50 metres from his car in the natural park of Serra de Aire e Candeeiro, near Leiria.

As we reported earlier today, an all-day search for the Tomar

After all the hullabaloo over the policy that gay and bisexual men are not allowed to give blood unless they are celibate, a working group is understood to be about to recommend that the ruling be “temporary, not definite”.

According to

An 18-year-old French girl died on Saturday night (August 1) after falling from the sixth floor of the Rocha Tower building in Praia da Rocha, Portimão.

All that is known so far is that the girl was on holiday with her family.

The

Visitors to Portugal’s capital city will have a new attraction to add to their list of things to do while visiting Lisbon. The 25 de Abril Bridge is to feature a lift that will take sightseers to the main deck, giving them a stunning view over

A 41-year-old swimmer died at Bom Sucesso beach in Óbidos last week – a beach that is not watched over by lifeguards.

Emergency services were called to the scene at around 11.40am when beachgoers noticed the man floating near the shore,

It is the latest planning disgrace to hit the Algarve, but this one is seeing an entire council executive that had nothing to do with it each fined €25 a day.

Diário de Notícias leads with an exposé today that claims an entire apartment

After months of uncertainty over the fate of daredevil Portuguese mountain climber João Marinho, a man’s body has been found in a steep ravine in Picos de Europa.

The grim discovery was made this (Saturday) morning by a group of climbers

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