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The second incidence of a ‘smoking plane’ in less than a week saw British Airways flight BAW273A make an emergency landing in Lisbon on Saturday night, forcing 157 passengers to overnight at a...

A newspaper investigation has reignited the controversy over the EU’s ‘leaky’ refugee placement programme.

According to Diário de Notícias, already close to 300 of the 957 refugees ‘...

Within hours of the brutal murder of an 83-year-old Albufeira pensioner, police had arrested the elderly man’s 19-year-old ‘girlfriend’ and a 51-year-old Brazilian man.

According to...

A 50-year-old man suffered 50% burns to his body on Sunday after setting light to himself. The horror, in Fiães, Sta Maria da Feira, appears to relate to an incident of domestic violence. Firemen...

Tourism in Portugal is booming due to the country’s own merits and not because of “terrorism-related issues in other countries”. So says Taleb Rifai, Secretary-General of the United Nations' World...

A bus carrying a female handball team from Lisbon to Porto this morning has crashed, injuring 23 - one of them seriously.

Details of the accident which at lunchtime today still saw traffic...

Conflicting stories over the threat posed to Portugal of Spain’s obsolete nuclear plant on the Tejo river at Almaraz have appeared this week.

One, citing the nuclear accident at a plant in...

Portugal’s gloomy weather is expected to continue as nationwide forecasts predict heavy rain, strong winds and chilly temperatures for this weekend.

IPMA, the national sea and atmosphere...

The grieving father of two young children drowned by their mother in Caxias, near Lisbon, last year, has spoken out against the stigma in this country of men being cast as villains in situations...

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