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Portugal’s Minister of Agriculture has been reminded by the PCP parliamentary group that the Algarve is still waiting for a series of projects to be implemented to support its agriculture and...

Despite a 22,000-strong environmental petition and hundreds of protesting emails, the government has gone ahead regardless and given the green-light to plans for a huge tourist development...

Just as the Algarve people are getting their heads round the prospect of oil and gas drilling in deep water off the Algarve coast, eco-group ASMAA has warned that it may lead to earthquakes.

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St Martin’s Day festivities in the Lagoa council will include ‘Magusto’ parties in Carvoeiro on Sunday, November 10, and in Lagoa the following day.
There will be delicious roasted chestnuts...

‘This is a new beginning’

Of the three women elected in September to lead traditionally male-dominated Algarve municipalities, Rosa Palma, 41, a high-school teacher in biology, stood for real change. She snatched victory...

A six-year-old with a very short fuse caused panic at a primary school in Mangualde last week, forcing teachers to close down for the day and parents to come rushing.

It all began after the...

Tourism bosses are delighted by response to their Algarve Encanta campaign of roadshows which began in Spain last week.

Desidério Silva, president of Turismo do Algarve, says feedback was “...

The Cape Verdean community of Portugal has spoken out against the revelations in Correio da Manhã newspaper last week suggesting Madeleine McCann may have been abducted and later murdered by an...

Parents may sue hospital over child’s appendicitis death

Heartbroken parents of an eight-year-old boy who died from septic shock after an alleged case of misdiagnosis by Portimão Hospital are reported to be considering legal action.

As a full...

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