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
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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
In his book Goncalo Amaral blames Kate and Gerry McCann for their daughter's disappearance
The man, who has not been identified by police, attempted to flee the scene
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
Historians hope discovery could provide treasure trove of new information
Police search fails to turn up any new evidence
The error was made by the country's public broadcaster RTP 1
Rosie Birkett joins the group as they travel north of the Arctic Circle in search of an elusive delicacy
The Life of Pi author's fourth novel is a simian odyssey that lacks bite
The centre-right candidate topped the poll with 52 per cent of the vote - avoiding a run-off