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Thousands of scientists and health experts have joined a global movement warning of "grave concerns" about Covid-19 lockdown policies.   Nearly 6,000 experts, including dozens from the UK, say the approach is having a devastating impact on physical and mental health as well as society.   They are calling...

Mainland Portugal registered a worsening of the situation of meteorological drought in September, but the Lower Alentejo and the Algarve remain in the class of moderate drought, according to the latest climate report from the Portuguese Met Office IPMA.   At the end of September, 52% of...

The old Portimão prison, next to the Portimonense Stadium, will undergo renovation works to house the new Portimão Hotel and Tourism School.   The signing ceremony for the construction contract for the new teaching unit takes place this morning at the TEMPO - Municipal Theatre in Portimão.   Present...

Photo: Eddie Van Halen Facebook Eddie Van Halen, revered guitarist and co-founder of the popular rock band Van Halen, has died of cancer. The Dutch-American musician, aged 65, had been undergoing treatment for throat cancer.   His band, Van Halen, were best known for their song Jump, which...

Portugal will tonight be facing Spain in a friendly football match which will see a return of spectators.   Authorisation has been given to allow five percent of seats to be occupied by supporters at the Alvalade Stadium in Lisbon.   The match, which kicks off at 7.45pm, will...