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The largest fire so far registered this year has entered its 6th day devastating Monchique and threatening neighbouring boroughs - but everything is pointing to this afternoon being decisive....

With protestors outraged by a major gaff on national television by prime minister António Costa, new initiatives are taking place this weekend to mark the continued refusal of local populations to...

Three boat trip companies joined forces on Wednesday (August 1) to carry out an emotional rescue of a baby orca that had become entangled by the tail in fishing net off the coast of Sagres in the...

Boat trip companies have reported at least two rare sightings of orcas, also known as ‘killer whales’, off the coast of the Algarve in the last two days.

The first sighting happened 3.5...

Police in the Algarve are investigating the case of a British woman who claims to have been raped by an Irish man in a hotel room in Praia da Rocha, Portimão.

The case dates back to last...

His name is José Manuel Almeida, he is the Algarve’s new A&E boss and he claims to have found a “solution” to the Algarve’s chronic shortage of doctors.

Although Almeida has only been...

The despair triggered by the vanishing act of a “respected” foreign exchange company almost two weeks ago has developed into a steely determination by clients to get their money back.

Last...

Archaeological digs at Cacela Velha have revealed the remains of ten human skeletons and one cat, all believed to have been buried in a medieval Christian necropolis.

The skeletons are...

A worrying study carried out by 10 pharmacies in the Algarve has shown that nearly half of the people interviewed were at “moderate or very high risk” of developing diabetes.

The study...

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