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Almost 18 months since the first one hit the headlines, scandals involving high-ranking officials at the Portuguese environment agency APA have finally seen ‘heads roll’.

Environment...

President Marcelo has done what most pundits always believed he would: lobbed right back to MPs the law change proposed last year and finally passed last month to-allow-16-year-olds-to-%E2%80%...

Portugal’s Eurovision ‘hero’ Salvador Sobral - the young man with the heart condition who won national glory for the first time in the contest’s history last year - is suddenly ‘totally out of...

The Russian ambassador to Portugal, Oleg Belous, has died “suddenly” in Lisbon, aged 66.

The announcement was made by the embassy of the Russian Federation this morning, though Mr Belous is...

A leaked ‘internal email’ has today fanned the flames of raging controversy centring on the country’s state of preparedness for this year’s fire season.

Upmarket daily Público leaked the...

Portugal’s lighthouses will be open to the public between Saturday, May 12 and Sunday, May 20, as part of the celebrations to mark Portuguese Navy Day.

“Lighthouses will be opening their...

Surgeries in all major hospitals have been put on hold today as a 72-hour doctors strike gets underway.

The government has already admitted that the health sector “needs investment” but...

With President Marcelo speaking out against corruption and the sloth of Portuguese justice (...

Celebrated Portuguese football trainer José Mourinho has quietly been negotiating a deal whereby he can pay €800,000 to “avoid a jail sentence of 12 months”. So says Spain’s El Mundo newspaper...

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