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Farewell Neutrality: Sweden and Finland

It’s easy to imagine Vladimir Putin coming into the shop marked ‘Sweden’, breaking some fine china accidentally on purpose,...
By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion Pieces - 18 May 2022, 14:03

Portugalidade : The essence of being Portuguese

In Opinion Pieces - 16 May 2022, 16:25

Health tourism – Portugal has a lot to offer

By Paul Luckman, In Opinion - 14 May 2022, 10:03

A load of Rubbish!

In Letters - 10 May 2022, 10:10

Re: Masks – What was all the fuss about?

In Letters - 09 May 2022, 14:21

Being in Hospital

In Letters - 09 May 2022, 14:00

Brexit - Old resentments simmer on

By Douglas Hughes, In Opinion Pieces - 08 May 2022, 17:13

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Predict the future – follow the investments

If you want to know the future direction of Portugal, and especially the Algarve, there is one simple way. Follow the investors.
By Paul Luckman, In Opinion - 06 May 2022, 11:03

Madeleine McCann – 15 years on

You could almost hear the sigh of despair from Praia da Luz as the Madeleine McCann case...
By Paul Luckman, In Opinion - 03 May 2022, 10:03

Masks – What was all the fuss about?

By Paul Luckman, In Opinion - 24 Apr 2022, 20:04

There goes the neighbourhood?

By Stephen A. Chmelewski, In Opinion, North America - 19 Apr 2022, 19:05

As the 1974 revolution anniversary approaches, what has changed?

By Paul Luckman, In Opinion, Portugal - 18 Apr 2022, 10:02

A four-day working week, dream, or reality

By Paul Luckman, In Opinion - 08 Apr 2022, 14:04


Wine – Corks, screw cap or box. Which is best?

By Paul Luckman, In Opinion - 31 Mar 2022, 17:05


Ryanair – Not the World’s favourite airline

By Paul Luckman, In Opinion, Opinion Pieces - 28 Mar 2022, 20:03


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Turn your old toothbrush into a surfboard

Jordan PT’s Recycle to Surf initiative
By Jake Cleaver, In Lifestyle, Sustainability - 19 May 2022, 19:50

Names forever behind some common household items

Or their Inventors!
By Marilyn Sheridan, In Lifestyle

My first car was a V8 Range Rover

I bet you think I'm joking. But it's true. My first ever car was indeed a 1971...
By Douglas Hughes, In Lifestyle

The gift of being an empath

How to support someone with a health problem, Part two - Active Listening

By Paul Jokinen-Carter, In Lifestyle, Health

Beyond self-sabotage is your true self

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The lithium conundrum: Expanded

by Roberto Knight Cavaleiro
In Opinion Pieces - 03 May 2022, 14:27

Britain’s Shame

It’s generally bad form to quote another journalist, but Stewart Lee’s day job is...
By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion Pieces - 26 Apr 2022, 15:52

Climate Change Hits Southern Africa

By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion Pieces - 26 Apr 2022, 15:47

Ukraine: Nuclear End-Game?

By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion Pieces - 20 Apr 2022, 16:23


Do the Russians Have War in Their Blood?

By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion Pieces - 30 Mar 2022, 13:53


Hungary: Fooled Again?

By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion Pieces - 30 Mar 2022, 10:00


A global energy crisis like no other

By Douglas Hughes, In Opinion Pieces - 26 Mar 2022, 20:36

Editor's Choice

Portugal least vulnerable to Ukraine war impact

By Paula Martins, In News, Portugal, World, Economy - 18 May 2022, 14:05

Visiting Portugal - the hard way!

By Douglas Hughes, In Tourism, Travel - 18 May 2022, 08:03

Childcare in Portugal – what you need to know

By Paula Martins, In Portugal, Education - 11 May 2022, 19:05

Letters

Space Tourism

For two decades the Russians have been offering space excursions to tourists. The latest intrepid amateur astronaut was a...
In Letters - 06 May 2022, 12:43

The viscosity of war in The Ukraine

EDITOR, I read with interest Mr. Ben Dmytrtszn´s shrewd demolition of Mr. Clare`s vision...
In Letters - 28 Apr 2022, 11:16

Vilamoura Drugs

In Letters - 28 Apr 2022, 08:00

John Clare’s Ukraine

In Letters - 27 Apr 2022, 14:13

Re: Ryanair

In Letters - 27 Apr 2022, 13:52

Re: Bellicose nonsense 1

In Letters - 21 Apr 2022, 08:23


A new order?

In Letters - 20 Apr 2022, 10:00


Energy Crisis

In Letters - 19 Apr 2022, 20:08


The Forgotten

In Letters - 19 Apr 2022, 16:03

Other Opinion Articles

The viscosity of war in The Ukraine

EDITOR, I read with interest Mr. Ben Dmytrtszn´s shrewd demolition of Mr. Clare`s vision...
In Letters - 19 Apr 2022, 09:40

Anglo-Portuguese Alliances

EDITOR, May I venture to correct the assertion made in your recent piece concerning the...
In Letters - 29 Mar 2022, 12:17

Ukraine: What Next?

Russian troops are stalled for the third week outside most of the major cities of eastern...
By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion Pieces - 24 Mar 2022, 17:12

Ukraine: Lessons for Taiwan, Lessons for China

Almost a month in, China is still being extremely coy about its attitude towards the...
By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion Pieces - 21 Mar 2022, 16:52

Brexit Envy

EDITOR, With mild amusement I have been reading letters in recent weeks criticising...
In Letters - 21 Mar 2022, 08:00

A reply to Mr. Day

EDITOR, It would seem that Mr. Day in his comments of 12 March is a leading member of the...
In Letters - 20 Mar 2022, 08:00

The West held to ransom by a tyrant who can never again be trusted

By Douglas Hughes, In Opinion - 19 Mar 2022, 10:43

Car Insurance

In Letters - 19 Mar 2022, 08:00

Media manipulation of the Ukrainian tragedy

In Letters - 18 Mar 2022, 01:00

A Complicated Deal: Iran, Nukes, Israel, Oil, Russia

By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion - 18 Mar 2022, 01:00

Curiosity Indeed

In Letters - 17 Mar 2022, 07:00

Proud Citizen of the EU

In Letters - 15 Mar 2022, 15:53