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A surprisingly high number of people in Portugal are at risk of developing an “internet addiction”, according to a recent study published in the Computers in Human Behavior scholarly journal.

The study followed 614 people between August

Lisbon councillors have agreed to slash the capital’s CO2 “and other greenhouse gas emissions” by at least 40%” within the next 14 years.

In a proposal signed by head of energy José Sá Fernandes, the council has pledged to “reinforce its

As world attention has been focussed on European politics, prisoners in Sintra jail have been partying bigtime - getting legless on ‘home-made hooch’, dealing drugs and posting images of their fun and games on social media.

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A key meeting is scheduled for Monday (June 27) to determine whether a scheduled strike will in fact move forward and bring national airports to a standstill next weekend (July 1-3).

Planning and Infrastructure Minister Pedro Marques will

The incredible efforts by Algarve anti-oil campaigners to challenge exploratory drilling off the coast near Aljezur have seen the government suspend the start of the Galp/Eni contract for a further month.

Word came through as the Algarve

Subir Lall and his largely inscrutable team from Portugal’s troika of lenders has yet again sounded warnings over the country’s deficit.

Leaving Lisbon after a week-long visit, the bottom line is that the European Commission and the

The beautifully warm and sunny days Portugal has enjoyed recently will continue this weekend, according to the latest weather forecasts.

Though beachgoers will have to deal with “a lot of wind,” maximum temperatures will be as high as 35ºC

The most extraordinary aspect of today’s extraordinary referendum result coming out of the UK is that at close of media business last night everything pointed to a victory for the Remain campaign.

As Expresso, Correio da Manhã and other

With stock markets in free-fall and Europe’s media suggesting yesterday’s historic Brexit vote “is an economic story today”, European Council president Donald Tusk has been quick to stress that “until the United Kingdom formally leaves the

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