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After breaking the 30 degrees barrier this weekend thermometers are forecast to drop again this week. In some parts of Portugal temperatures will drop by as much as 10 degrees Celsius, in the coming days, with showers also forecast for northern and central Portugal. This, the Met...

Photo: Facebook Melania Trump US President Donald Trump arrived in the UK earlier this morning for a three-day official state visit. Air Force One was due to land at London Stansted Airport at 9am. The Queen will host a state banquet at Buckingham Palace this evening for...

Five councils in the Algarve have been placed on maximum fire alert this Friday. According to the Portuguese Met Office, fire fighters in Loulé, Silves, São Brás de Alportel, Tavira and Alcoutim are on the highest level of readiness due to prevailing weather conditions. The remainder...

Oeiras Council, near Portugal's capital Lisbon, is to finance a planetarium on the island of Principe, in São Tomé and Príncipe. The new building will mark the spot where Einstein's Theory of Relativity was proved during a total solar eclipse, exactly 100 years ago. The agreement, signed...

At least seven people were killed and nearly 20 were missing after a pleasure boat carrying South Korean tourists capsized on the flooding Danube in the Hungarian capital Budapest on Wednesday. The boat reportedly collided with another tourist vessel near the Hungarian parliament building, before turning...

The 53rd edition of the Rali de Portugal car race will makes its debut today in northern Portugal. The event, which ends on 2 June, is the seventh race in the world championship. Earlier this month the organisers of the Rali cancelled a special ‘street stage’ in...