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The interminable debate over Europe’s ‘hour change’ (from summer to winter time) continues - with the majority of Portuguese now saying they agree with the rest of Europe: it shouldn’t happen....

Amazing though it may seem for a Latin country where men have ruled the roost for so long, Portugal’s women are flying high in the field of science.

The percentage of females in science...

A furious businessman claims his wallet - placed in an apparently secure locker during a visit to Paços de Ferreira jail last weekend - was stolen pretty much in front of a GNR guard on duty....

The new British Ambassador to Portugal is urging all Brits living in Portugal who haven’t yet legally registered with the Portuguese authorities to do so before the Brexit deadline (March 29, 2019...

A purportedly ridiculous state of affairs that sees ambulance drivers fined for speeding to emergencies is being highlighted today, with the added ‘aggravation’ that if the drivers don’t present a...

A study published by Viana do Castelo council reveals that the majority of rubbish washing up on local beaches comes from Malaysia, Spain and Germany.

The discovery followed four ‘beach...

It’s one of the major ‘good news’ stories coming out of the debate over next year’s State Budget - a document that has been criticised for keeping one eye on upcoming legislative elections.

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Accounts court judges have pulled the plug on what they call “the opaque” spending plan to upgrade SIRESP, the national emergency communications network that failed so dismally during last year’s...

Spare a thought today for members of Portugal’s naturist fraternity who will be starting a long weekend of activities to celebrate the 36th World Naturist Congress on the Costa da Caparica.

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