Forget the sunbathers and city-breakers. Time to see another side to the country, on a scenic – and cheap – train journey along its west coast
The Latin American country is now aiming for a year without fossil fuels
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs says 'diplomatic actions may be considered' after the incident
Hundreds of homes evacuated, roads closed and flights grounded as blaze sweeps capital
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It’s been known as a destination for “newlyweds and nearly-deads”, but now Madeira is shaking off the shackles of its rather staid reputation and proving it’s got more to offer than just fortified wine and Cristiano Ronaldo.
'If the commission wants to preserve its credibility on upholding budget rules, we have to approve sanctions against Spain and Portugal,' says Germany's EU Commisioner Günther Oettinger
The healthy baby boy weighing 5.2 lbs was delivered by caesarean section after 32 weeks
Decision for former detective Goncalo Amaral to pay McCanns £380,000 in damages overturned in supreme court
Sweden's prime minister announced his country will work towards becoming 'one of the first fossil fuel-free welfare states of the world'
The country has made huge progress in its transition to more sustainable energy sources
Detective Goncalo Amaral had accused Kate and Gerry McCann of faking their daughter's abduction
On 3 May it will be nine years since Madeleine went missing
The UK pays the second-highest minimum wage in Europe and has introduced a new National Living Wage
There were only 25 wild females in Europe in 2002