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The word ‘hero’ is often heard when football players score a decisive goal during a match - but Dinis Dias, midfielder for Vitória de Guimarães, was labelled just that when he saved two Spanish...

Ten of the world’s strongest men will be battling it out in what is expected to be a great display of muscle power at Guia’s Zoomarine theme park this Saturday (July 5), as part of the...

Another IMF mistake? Lagarde says renegotiation of debt “could have helped Portugal”

After all the talk and political spin, IMF boss Christine Lagarde has come out on record saying a renegotiation of Portugal’s crippling debt-load could have helped the country after all.

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Portugal’s police stations under night time attack

The stark reality of Portugal’s police stations at night has been painted by PSP union president Peixoto Rodrigues who claims that “stations in some locations only transmit the psychological...

PJ police have already arrested 20 arsonists this year– 14 more than those arrested last year during the first half of 2013.

Five were arrested by the PJ’s criminal branch of the centre,...

Nurses in Santarém say “more patients will die” due to staff shortages

As health professionals come to the ends of their tethers up and down the country, nurses in Santarém have warned that more patients will die due to “unsustainable” staffing levels.

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A 48-year-old German woman has fallen to her death from a mountain pass in Madeira. This is the third death of holiday walkers this month. The first - also involving German tourists - claimed the...

“Third-time-lucky” ATM thieves blow up cash machine in Outeiro Maior

Residents in Outeiro Maior, in Vila do Conde, were woken yet again before dawn with a thundering explosion as thieves targeted their local ATM machine.

According to news reports, this was...

In stark contrast to the attitude of British Prime Minister David Cameron, outgoing president of the EC Durão Barroso has pronounced himself “very satisfied” with the election of Jean-Claude...

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