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Sir Cliff - The right to privacy - Police and BBC have many questions to answer

Comment by DAVID THOMAS

I am sure that everyone was shocked to learn about an allegation against Sir Cliff Richard and the search of a property owned by him in the UK. However, in my...

In Roman times the bath house was not only a public place available to all but also somewhere to socialise, do business and to have a workout and massage in the gymnasium. Some were free, others...

Having experienced a steady temperature of 32ºC inside my small house for several days in June, it was a real pleasure to feel chilled the other afternoon. Backing as it does on to the rocky...

These past weeks must have been sheer hell for anyone not passionate about football. Most people’s social lives and work schedules have been severely disrupted – “are they showing the match, dear...

The most relevant snippet of information to emerge from all the recent histrionics in Brussels was confirmation that Jean-Claude Juncker is a good friend of Portugal. In this country anyway, it...

Online gambling: too much at stake?

It’s heavy odds on that Portugal will soon legalise online gambling. You can bet your boots gamblers will be delighted, but the chances are that many non-gamblers will be troubled by this...

In the midst of the latest phase in the investigation into the disappearance of Madeleine McCann, Sky News presenter Kay Burley entered the fray with an article in the Daily Mirror in which she...

COMMENT: Near anarchy in the EU election jungle

The European parliamentary elections have resulted in convolutions bordering on chaos - but then what else did we expect from one of the biggest democratic events in the world, which spanned four...

Parque Mayer, an area of over 50,000sqm off the Avenida da Liberdade in Lisbon, was for over 60 years Portugal’s ‘Broadway’ – a place people went to be entertained while briefly escaping the...

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