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On the day that a United States court reaffirmed the connection between Monsanto’s top-selling weedkiller glyphosate and cancer in humans, a Portuguese borough has voted overwhelmingly to ban the...

The toll of damages caused by ‘hurricane’ Leslie over a week ago is still being assessed, with Civil Protection admitting totals could reach €100 million.

Among casualties are “the jewels...

Lisbon’s tech-fest Web Summit - one of the capital’s most money-spinning events of the year - officially opens on November 6 - the day Metro workers have announced new strike action. The partial...

Troubled low-cost airline Ryanair - which has just seen profits fall 7% - announced last Friday that it had finally reached a deal with Portuguese pilots “which will provide for seniority and base...

Anyone who hasn’t yet looked out jumpers and jackets needs to ‘get sorted’ before the weekend: a ‘mass of cold air from Iceland’ is forecast, leading to temperatures close to zero in various parts...

Horrific scenes met firefighters this morning after a dairy in Pôvoa de Varzim caught fire in the early hours, carbonising 200 cows and leaving over 300 others so badly injured that they had to be...

António Fonseca left Portugal for Switzerland 30 years ago, but has never forgotten his passion for a country perennially ravaged by wildfires. Thus the former volunteer firefighter has worked a...

A new hunting tragedy played out last weekend as two men trained their dogs in the countryside of Montalegre. The young dog of one appears to have become stuck in vegetation on land designated “...

The Portuguese Air Force is to take over responsibility for the management of the country’s firefighting fleet in January - and to do that an audit has got underway to ensure that all the ‘old’...

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