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A Bek Air plane with 95 passengers and five crew members on board crashed near the city of Almaty in Kazakhstan. The crash took place this morning shortly after taking off, killing at least 14 people. The Fokker 100 aircraft was heading for the capital, Nur-Sultan,...

Faro High School students who live more than three kilometers from school will be entitled to free school transport from January. Faro Council decided to extend to the free transport plan to high school students “to ensure equal opportunities for access to education”. The move represents...

Albufeira Council and the GNR police have signed a collaboration protocol which aims to roll out a video surveillance project in the city’s busy urban areas. This protocol will cover the activation and implementation of CCTV in public spaces in the Oura and downtown areas, including...

A Meeting for the Planet is to bring together some 600 students and politicians in Faro on Monday. The initiative, organized by the Lagos Living Science Center in partnership with the Algarve University, will see participants present ideas and projects to raise awareness of environmental problems...

Maria and Francisco have this year been the two most popular names handed to newborn babies in Portugal. According to preliminary data from the national civil registry office, Francisco has moved above João has the most popular name given to boys, which is said to be...