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Around 131,000 immigrants in Portugal have had their situation provisionally settled in Portugal during the Covid-19 pandemic.   Home Minister Eduardo Cabrita explained that these foreign citizens were those who had residency cases pending at the time Portugal opted to declare a state of emergency on 18...

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...