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Judges at Portugal’s Constitutional Court (TC) have yet again vetoed the coalition government’s bid to make “unjustified enrichment” a crime.

While Portugal’s media points out that this sees one of the cornerstones of Passos Coelho’s

In a rare case of Algarve art theft, around “€12,000-worth of artwork” has been stolen from the region’s largest gallery, Arte Algarve in Lagoa.

Gallery spokesman Duarte Rito told the Resident that 11 paintings and photographs were stolen

Portuguese Prime Minister Pedro Passos Coelho has gone on record saying he plans to lower the price of tolls on the Algarve’s A22 highway if his party wins the upcoming elections. The statement came during an interview with regional online

Police in UK and Australia are now at odds over the possible identity of the skeletal remains of a murdered child dumped by the roadside in the Southern Australian bush.

While Australian police have dismissed suggestions that the bones

Half a kilo of cocaine - said to be worth at least €40,000 - was found in the lining of a suitcase belonging to a 28-year-old passenger flying in to Cork, Ireland, from Portugal’s Faro airport.

The haul was discovered as the passenger

The European Commission said on Friday that it has opened an in-depth investigation to assess whether state aid granted by Portugal to Banco Internacional do Funchal S.A (Banif) was compatible with EU state aid rules.

In particular,

Battle lines are being drawn up in the fight launched by investment bankers Goldman Sachs to wrestle back €835 million loaned to an offshoot of BES weeks before the private bank went belly-up.

Novo Banco - the “good bank” that morphed from

A family outing to celebrate “Dia dos Avós” (grandparents’ day) ended in tragedy almost as soon as it began when two cars collided on the IC2 near Alcobaça, killing two people outright and seriously injuring six others, including three children

Forensic tests on the decomposed body of a middle-aged man whose body was found in a Lisbon park last week have confirmed the man was murdered.

Believed to have been the body of a 49-year-old Brazilian, the body was found “half naked” in

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