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As the cold weather and biting winds are set to continue, health chiefs are reporting 2,629 more deaths from flu this year than originally expected.

Following the shock revelation earlier this month that the 2014 flu vaccine was “not

Although Portugal just enjoyed a reasonably sunny week, forecasters predict a miserable rainy weekend ahead, with warnings of “strong winds and dangerous waves”.

According to the Portuguese Institute of Sea and Atmosphere (IPMA), it will

Big changes are in store for Portugal’s major tennis event of the year - a tournament that has been delighting fans for 25 years and most recently brought us the likes of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokvic.

While national media

“House for rent in Silves, with no back windows, no boiler, no taps, no back door, but you can have it free and just pay the bills” - this is the unusual proposition being put by a British couple pushed by the desperation of seeing their property

As the PCP communist party accuse the Bank of Portugal of “noteworthy resistance” to furnish information to the government inquiry into the collapse of BES, Ricardo Salgado, the bank’s former boss, has revealed that he was received twice by the

Ana Gomes, the Euro MP who continues to hold out for justice in the “shelved-due-to-lack-of-evidence” case of Portugal’s purchase of two billion-euro submarines, has now declared that it is time the country took its chances with a female

Just over a week after Portugal declared 2014 its “best year ever” for tourism, the European Union has announced a "record breaking year" itself – with much of the success due to Portugal.

Portugal was the third EU country that registered

Algarve tourism boss Desidério Silva was in Portimão court yesterday (Thursday) answering allegations that he was involved in the crimes of prevarication and falsification of documents almost 15 years ago while he held the position of deputy-

As key players appear before the government inquiry into the collapse of BES, 485 shareholders have banded together to sue the Governor of the Bank of Portugal over damages they claim to have suffered in the bank’s catastrophic collapse in August

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Flu virus: already 2,629 more deaths in Portugal than expected
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Big changes in store for Portugal’s top tennis tournament
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Stripped by thieves, British couple put Silves house up for rent … FREE!
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BES boss cites key audiences with Cavaco Silva before bank collapse
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