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The number of people infected with coronavirus in the Algarve has risen to 335, with two new cases of covid-19 in the last 24 hours.   The Algarve maintains the number of deaths, 13, since the beginning of the pandemic.   According to the General Directorate of Health (DGS),...

Today (May 5) marks the first ever World Portuguese Language Day; the occasion will be commemorated with an online ceremony and a concert in which two dozen Portuguese-speaking personalities from the worlds of politics, arts, music and sports will take part.   The United Nations Educational, Scientific...

Scientists have discovered a microbe that completely protects mosquitoes from being infected with malaria. The team in Kenya and the UK say the finding has "enormous potential" to control the disease.   Malaria is spread by the bite of infected mosquitoes, so protecting them could in turn...

The final supermoon of the year is set to rise on Thursday evening (May 7).   According to the Lisbon Astronomical Observatory, the best time to see the moon will be when it rises shortly before 9pm.   There is also a meteorite shower happening tonight (May 5), the...