Portugal hold a 1-0 advantage following the first leg
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Friday 12 June 2009
Five years ago, after England went out of Euro 2004, my newspaper sent me from Lisbon to Madeira to find the father of Cristiano Ronaldo who, after his first season at Manchester United, was starting to show signs that he might become the superstar he is now.
Saturday 23 May 2009
Thursday 21 May 2009
The discount fashion store chain Primark plans to launch in Belgium next year, in the latest phase of its European expansion.
Sunday 17 May 2009
The parents of Madeleine McCann are suing the Portuguese former police chief who led the inquiry into her disappearance to prevent further publication of his "deeply offensive" book about the case.
Saturday 02 May 2009
Thursday 19 March 2009
Saturday 07 March 2009
Conchita Cintrón Verrill, who fought a long uphill battle to establish a central role for women as matadors, has died in Lisbon, where she had lived in retirement for many years.
Tuesday 27 January 2009
Portugal's prime minister, Jose Socrates, is embroiled in an alleged corruption scandal over permission granted for a British development on protected land outside Lisbon.
Wednesday 14 January 2009
Missing Madeleine McCann's father was in Portugal today for the first time since returning to the UK.
Sunday 21 December 2008
Tuesday 09 December 2008
Wednesday 26 November 2008
Thursday 20 November 2008
Waldemar Bastos has become a de facto lightning rod for his country, Angola's, struggles – from the day he was arrested as an innocent schoolchild by the Portuguese secret police, to the more recent moment when his eldest son was killed by one of the factions who turned a war of independence into a savage civil one.
Monday 08 September 2008
Portugal's Nobel Literature laureate Jose Saramago has announced the completion of his latest work "The Elephant's Journey", based on the real-life epic journey of an Indian elephant named Solomon who travelled from Lisbon to Vienna in the 16th century.
Friday 15 August 2008
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