Portugal News

Explained: Portuguese leader António Costa’s old India connection

Costa, who is of Indian descent, was congratulated on the election victory by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who tweeted in Portuguese and in English.

Cristiano Ronaldo can stay at the top for several years, says Portugal coach

Portugal coach Fernando Santos believes that talismanic forward Cristiano Ronaldo can continue playing at the highest level for both club and country for at least three to four years.


UEFA Nations League: Star factor gives UEFA dream final for their inaugural competition

With the UEFA Nations League final on Sunday, the European organisation couldn't hope for it to be any better with the inclusion of players like Cristiano Ronaldo, Virgil van Dijk and Bernardo Silva in the final, between Portugal and Netherlands.

Cyclone Leslie slams into Portugal, leaves 27 injured

Portugal's weather service had issued red warnings for high winds or dangerous coastal conditions for 13 of its 18 mainland districts, including Lisbon.

Hurricane Leslie approaching Portugal, Spain

The storm is expected to pass north of Madeira Island and then approach the southwestern part of the Iberian Peninsula on Saturday before moving inland late Saturday and Sunday.

Red alerts issued in Portugal, Spain amid smothering heat wave

The hot, dry conditions have led to several wildfires in Portugal.


FIFA World Cup 2018 LIVE: POR vs ESP Dream11 predictions, fantasy football tips

FIFA World Cup 2018 LIVE Spain vs Portugal Dream11 predictions: Here is how you can earn money online with these fantasy football tips

VAR runs into controversy again, Portugal FA says technology wrongly used to disallow goal

VAR being trialled in various leagues around the world ran into more controversy when Portuguese federation said it had been wrongly used to disallow a goal at the weekend.

Portugal asks for help from Europe to fight forest fires

More than 140,000 hectares of forest have burned this summer in Portugal, more than three times higher than the average over the last 10 years, according to European Union data. The country could face many more weeks of fires before the end of summer.

India, Portugal signs MoUs to set up joint science & technology fund of 4 mn euros

PM Modi said that new agreements in taxation, science, youth affairs and sports outlined the expanding scope of both the countries partnership.