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After last weekend’s “heat boom”, Portugal is set for a milder but still super sunny weekend.

Temperatures are expected to reach maximums of 24ºC in Faro and Porto and 27ºC in Lisbon with blue skies all everywhere, according to the

As the shocking TV footage of PSP commander Filipe Silva attacking a father and grandfather in front of two children does the rounds now of the world’s media, stories here suggest that the policeman “could be sent to jail for eight years”.

PSP police officer Jorge Moreira has been hailed as a “hero” after talking a 23-year-old woman out of her intention to jump off a gantry on Lisbon’s busy IC19.

Police were called to the scene after the young woman was seen climbing the

As police in UK investigate no less than 1,400 potential child sex abusers – including many politicians and celebrities – Portugal woke up to reports today (May 21) that child sex-abuse cases investigated by PJ police have reached a 10-year high

After all the accolades heaped on it by US travel magazines, the “lure of Lisbon” has now been featured in Pakistan’s The Express Tribune.

“When I told my friends I wanted to backpack through Portugal, the first reaction I received was, ‘

As the world’s attention is focused on the Mediterranean migrant crisis and all its implications for Europe, Portugal has shown itself to be deeply divided over the EU quota plan which would see the country absorbing over 700 refugees over the

A long-awaited project to carry out vital dredging work in the Guadiana River and make it “more navigable” has been finally completed by Portuguese and Spanish authorities.

Costing approximately €850,000, the project had been in the

Three days after allegedly gunning down a café owner over a two-for-one cake promotion, reserve army sergeant João Gonçalves is expected to appear in court today (Thursday). According to news reports, it is very likely that his defence will plead

Nearly three years after Filipe Silva disappeared on holiday with his daughter Ellie - keeping her from mother Candice for seven agonising months - his criminal prosecution for kidnapping has been yet again delayed. The case which should have

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