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Desperate news coming out of the continual coverage of the fires round Pedrógão Grande suggests one of the firefighters interned in hospital in a serious condition has died.

The news has...

It has been dubbed “Operação Ajustes Secreto” (secret settlements) loosely translating into a probe into alleged backroom deals involving former mayor of Oliveira de Azeméis Henrique Loureiro, who...

With the country focused on the horrific death-toll in Pedrógão Grande, news has emerged of a terrorist attack at a tourist resort in Mali that has claimed the life of a 40-year-old Portuguese...

The dangers posed by people using drones near airports were stressed yet again when the Portimão-Cascais AeroVip shuttle narrowly dodged a mid-air collision.

The close call shook pilot...

PAN, the People’s Animals Nature party that has just one MP in parliament has lodged a ‘project for resolution’, recommending that the government make “water births” available on the State health...

The ratings game that has kept Portugal in the doldrums for so many years appears finally to be turning a corner. Fitch - one of the ‘big four’ - has kept the country’s status at “junk level” but...

Portugal has once again lost inhabitants. Figures for 2016 show that the population has shrunk for the 7th consecutive year, bringing the depressing total of losses since 2006 to 264,000 people....

A judge has allowed an alleged thief who shot an off-duty policeman walk free, pending his next court appearance. The policeman remains interned in hospital.

This bizarre story began last...

DESPITE NEWS THAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE STARTING TO DOMINATE THIS MONSTER BLAZE, the situation at midday on Tuesday is still chaotic, with at least three villages being evacuated as high winds are...

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