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The number of pharmacies facing bankruptcy in Portugal has more than trebled in the last five years, from 241 in 2012 (8.3% of all pharmacies) to 630 in 2017 (21.4%).

The worrying data was...

A private detective accused of exploiting the hunt for Madeleine McCann to fund his lavish lifestyle has been found dead, after purportedly descending into alcohol addiction.

The blood-...

Breaking news this morning is the 4.9 magnitude earthquake that rumbled the ground beneath Lisbon and beyond just before midday, even being felt by those in high-rise buildings.

The quake...

Men dressed as the Pink Panther, Superman or Zorro have become a feature of life in Portugal in recent years for people behind on their repayments, reports the London Times.

The costumed...

A salamander that wasn’t properly cleaned, inflammable roofing material and negligent interior ‘planning’ are all factors that appear to have led to the tragedy in Tondela on Saturday evening when...

After a major turnout of PSD party faithful, the acrimonious leadership contest between former mayor of Porto Rui Rio and fleeting former PSD prime minister Pedro Santana Lopes has been decided:...

A blast triggering a fire at a leisure centre in Tondela last night has killed “at least eight people” with dozens injured, six of them - including a 15-year-old boy - very seriously.

The...

More rainy weather is forecast for Portugal this weekend, especially in the central and northern regions of the country. It will also be very cold, with minimum temperatures dropping below zero in...

A 65-year-old fisherman is reported to be seriously injured in an induced coma following a disastrous end to a pursuit across Ria Formosa by Maritime Police.

According to reports, the man...

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