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One of the largest collections of online material belonging to the group calling itself Islamic State has been discovered by researchers at the Institute of Strategic Dialogue (ISD).   The digital library contains more than 90,000 items and has an estimated 10,000 unique visitors a month.   Experts say...

Photo: Festa do Avante Facebook The 44th edition of the “Avante!” Party, organized by the communist PCP party, starts today at 4 pm.   The annual open-air PCP event has been involved in controversy and criticism for being staged during the covid-19 pandemic.   But it has been given the...

Photo: Facebook Seleções de Portugal Cristiano Ronaldo’s attempt to score 100 goals for Portugal could be put on hold with a toe infection forcing him to miss training ahead of tomorrow's UEFA Nations League clash with Croatia.   The Juventus star goes into this weekend's fixture in Portugal...

Six young Portuguese activists have launched a European human rights case against 33 countries in the latest legal effort to force governments to step up their fight against climate change.   The activists argue that failures to address climate change constitute a threat to their physical and...

People arriving in Wales and Scotland from Portugal must now self-isolate for 14 days, but the rules covering England and Northern Ireland are unchanged.   The difference between the nations has been criticised as confusing. The rules for Wales apply from 4am this morning, while in Scotland...

Photo: Star Trek Facebook Sci-fi franchise Star Trek is set to introduce its first transgender and non-binary characters. The characters are to appear in the third series of Star Trek: Discovery, producers said on Wednesday.   The trans character, Gray, will be played by trans actor Ian Alexander,...