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Ukraine: An Exciting New Crisis

“There is a threat today that there will be war tomorrow. We are entirely prepared for an escalation,” said Ukraine’s...
By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion - 02 Dec 2021, 08:00

Drunk driving scooter riders

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal - 01 Dec 2021, 18:00

Big Pharma have done a lot more good than harm

By Paul Luckman, In Opinion - 01 Dec 2021, 17:00

This investment is part of the strategic plan which includes wind, solar, green hydrogen and energy storage technologies.

Costa confident in energy transition

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Environment - 01 Dec 2021, 11:00

End of SEF officially postponed

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Politics - 01 Dec 2021, 10:00

Marcelo avoiding municipal interference

Step back for Euthanasia law

By Paula Martins, In Portugal, Politics - 30 Nov 2021, 16:07

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Man's body found in Lagos marina

The body of a man was found on 28 November floating in the marina of Lagos, in the Algarve, under circumstances yet to be...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Algarve - 29 Nov 2021, 10:31

Overseas students double in a decade

The number of foreign students in Portuguese higher education has more than doubled during...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Education - 29 Nov 2021, 10:21

13 cases of the Omicron variant identified in Portugal

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, News, Portugal - 29 Nov 2021, 09:10

More than 23,000 speeding penalties recorded

Over 280 road deaths so far this year

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, News - 28 Nov 2021, 14:00

Covid victims mainly fully vaccinated

European antibiotic use down 15%

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Europe, Health - 28 Nov 2021, 12:00

Deputy calls to criminalise violence in obstetrics

Births at historic low

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal - 27 Nov 2021, 16:00


Online birth registration extended to all Portuguese in the EU

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Europe - 27 Nov 2021, 10:00



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Big Pharma have done a lot more good than harm

In today’s world this isn’t a popular statement, we love to hate Big Pharma and ridicule all they do. But perhaps this has...
By Paul Luckman, In Opinion - 01 Dec 2021, 17:00

Tavira D’Artes Gallery

Tavira D’Artes is an intimate and inviting gallery where the level of artistry is to the...
By Cristina da Costa Brookes, In Lifestyle, Algarve - 01 Dec 2021, 14:00

Pioneering heart surgery in Portugal

For the first time a surgery on the tricuspid valve in has been performed in Portugal in...
By Bruno G. Santos, In Health, Porto & North - 01 Dec 2021, 08:00

A caddy’s life

By Neil Connolly, In Sport - 30 Nov 2021, 15:00

TAP among the worst airlines in the world

By Paula Martins, In Tourism, Business - 30 Nov 2021, 14:06

Politics

Government able to reintroduce outdoor mask use

Parliament has approved the PS party project that empowers the Government to decree the use of masks in the street without the...
By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, COVID-19, Politics - 26 Nov 2021, 19:22

New Covid measures considered “very balanced”

The President of the Republic has stated that the measures taken by the Government to...
By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Politics - 26 Nov 2021, 10:25

Calls to postpone end of SEF

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Politics - 24 Nov 2021, 17:11

Chega supporters “fear reprisals”

Government considering certificates and test for bars and clubs

By TPN/Lusa, In News, COVID-19, Politics - 23 Nov 2021, 17:30

Education a priority before any new Covid-19 measures

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Politics - 22 Nov 2021, 19:32

Setbacks in democracy

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Politics - 22 Nov 2021, 16:00


PSD plans to overhaul health service

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, News, Politics - 21 Nov 2021, 08:00


No more concealment of wealth

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Politics - 19 Nov 2021, 09:00


Government accused of "incompetence and ineffectiveness"

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, COVID-19, Politics - 17 Nov 2021, 14:14

Editor's Choice

Big Pharma have done a lot more good than harm

By Paul Luckman, In Opinion - 01 Dec 2021, 17:00

End of blood donor discrimination

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal - 30 Nov 2021, 13:16

Photo by: Ronald Lubbers

Portugal: a new trend for Swedish retirees

By Paula Martins, In Portugal, Education - 29 Nov 2021, 15:36

Crime

Huge cocaine haul

The Judiciary Police (PJ) have arrested five people of various nationalities and seized cocaine coming from South America to...
By TPN/Lusa, In Crime, South America, Lisbon - 24 Nov 2021, 10:00

The Portuguese man has been sentenced to life imprisonment for the murders.

Investigation into the death of Danijoy Pontes reopens

The Public Prosecutor's Office has reopened the investigation into the death of...
By TPN/Lusa, In Crime - 23 Nov 2021, 18:37

Foreign car theft network dismantled

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Crime - 19 Nov 2021, 12:00

GNR detected 51 infractions for illegal camping

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Algarve, Crime - 18 Nov 2021, 21:00

Cocaine seized at Faro airport

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Crime, Algarve - 16 Nov 2021, 11:11




Lisbon airport drone incident

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Crime, Lisbon - 12 Nov 2021, 17:02

Opinion
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COP26: A Mixed Bag

It’s not too early to assess the success or failure of COP26, the climate summit that began in Glasgow on 31 October. The first...
By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion - 10 Nov 2021, 13:00

Afghanistan: Winter Is Coming

The first snow of the winter will reach Kabul any day now, and the death rate will start...
By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion - 08 Nov 2021, 09:41

The case involved a car imported from Germany with  CO2 emissions of 44g/km and a range in electric mode of 45-48km.

The pros and cons of electric motoring

By Paul Luckman, In Opinion, Opinion Pieces - 28 Oct 2021, 14:04



Motorhomes – what’s wrong with them?

By Paul Luckman, In Opinion - 04 Oct 2021, 11:39


The Quad and the Next Cold War

By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion - 29 Sep 2021, 09:52

Education

Online Learning During the Pandemic | Useful Tips for College Students

The coronavirus pandemic has transformed every aspect of human life, including the education sector. Due to restrictions of...
By Advertiser, In Education - 30 Nov 2021, 13:47

Schools call for urgent booster vaccines

Teachers and school principals have welcomed the Government's decision to postpone...
By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, COVID-19, Education - 28 Nov 2021, 18:00

School teacher task-force created

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Education - 18 Nov 2021, 17:00

Why families abroad are turning to online school for the best teaching quality

By Advertiser, In Education - 12 Nov 2021, 09:37

Studying in Portugal: Why consider a global education network focused on promoting students' academic and personal excellence?

By Advertiser, In Education - 12 Nov 2021, 09:05

School is changing, here’s how

By Advertiser, In Education - 01 Nov 2021, 15:17


The Big Draw

By Jake Cleaver, In Education - 25 Oct 2021, 12:00


Using a Windows Recovery Drive

By Advertiser, In Education - 21 Oct 2021, 15:28


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Environment
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Pioneering green hydrogen production

44-hectare photovoltaic plant moving forward

A 44-hectare photovoltaic plant with 49,523 vertical solar modules is now in the licensing phase for the municipality of Santa...
By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Environment, Central - 27 Nov 2021, 14:00

Warning about impacts of Spanish hydrological plan in Portugal

O proTEJO – Movement for the Tagus has alerted the Government to the negative impacts on...
By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Environment, Europe - 27 Nov 2021, 13:00

Sines refinery integrates plans for decarbonisation

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Environment - 21 Nov 2021, 12:00



Mining ahead of environment and people

By Daisy Sampson, In News, Environment - 20 Nov 2021, 11:00


Action against Portugal for bad air quality

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Environment - 16 Nov 2021, 16:00

Other News Articles

Dry and bright weekend

Mild days will turn to cool nights across the country.
By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, News - 26 Nov 2021, 08:00

Hotels for sale in Portugal

Looking to buy a hotel? The Algarve is the district in Portugal with the most tourist...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Property, Algarve - 25 Nov 2021, 20:00

Pandemic postponing pregnancies

Three out of 10 Portuguese women postponed their pregnancies due to the pandemic,...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, COVID-19 - 25 Nov 2021, 18:00

Lack of confidence in rental market

Property owners are waiting for “stability” with 72.7 percent stating that they have...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Property - 25 Nov 2021, 15:00

Portugal’s senior residences shortage

Portugal is estimated to need an additional 55,000 beds in residences for the elderly to...
By TPN/Lusa, In News - 25 Nov 2021, 14:00

Portuguese companies forecasting salary increases

Moving to Portugal for work

About a third of foreigners obtained a residence permit in Portugal this year for...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal - 25 Nov 2021, 11:00

Centres opening to vaccinate over 50’s who received Janssen

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, News - 25 Nov 2021, 09:00

Foreign pension taxes harmful for EU

By TPN/Lusa, In News - 24 Nov 2021, 16:00

Seven Dortmund supporters arrested in Lisbon

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Sport, Lisbon - 24 Nov 2021, 12:03

Speeding clamp down

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal - 23 Nov 2021, 09:56

Trevor Noah quip on Portugal

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal - 22 Nov 2021, 19:00