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News Portugal » People: Driving through the killer inferno: Terrifying moment motorist escapes wildfires blamed on 'terrorist arsonists' that have claimed dozens of lives in Portugal and Spain

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4984498/Arsonists-blamed-fires-Spain-Portugal.html
Publication date: Sunday 15 October 2017

A man who drove through raging wildfires in Portugal says luck was on his side after he filmed himself escaping the deadly blazes ravaging the region. Wildfires have killed at least 39 people across Portugal and Spain as hundreds of blazes were fanned by ...

News Portugal » People: The Jewish and Portuguese people

News channel or source: http://www.jpost.com/Opinion/The-Jewish-and-Portuguese-people-430490
Publication date: hursday 29 October 2015

On June 12, 1937, Portuguese Army Capt. Artur Carlos de Barros Basto, known by many as the “Portuguese Dreyfus,” was wrongly convicted by an anti-Semitic military court, and was stripped of his rank. Barros Basto was ostracized, lost his pension, and ...

News Portugal » People: Forest fire kills 62 in Portugal; search on for more bodies

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2017/06/17/portuguese-radio-says-25-people-killed-in-forest-fires.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 June 2017

PEDROGAO GRANDE, Portugal – A raging forest fire in central Portugal killed at least 62 people as they desperately tried to flee, charring cars and trucks as it swept over roads. The disaster — the worst tragedy Portugal has experienced in decades ...

News Portugal » People: Portugal's people paying the price as PM promises more austerity

News channel or source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/financialcrisis/9991927/Portugals-people-paying-the-price-as-PM-promises-more-austerity.html
Publication date: Friday 12 April 2013

For Portugal's 10 million people, the prospect of another round of belt-tightening fills them with dread. The country was already the poorest in western Europe, with a minimum wage of just €485 (£410) a month. Unemployment is the third highest in the ...

News Portugal » People: Portuguese Food: Influencing Americans, People around the World

News channel or source: https://learningenglish.voanews.com/a/portuguese-food-influencing-americans-and-people-around-the-world/4017536.html
Publication date: Friday 08 September 2017

When you ask Americans about European foods, many people talk about their favorite meals from Italy, France, or even Germany. But food and drink from another European country – Portugal -- is growing in popularity, both in the United States and other areas.

News Portugal » People: Portuguese People Are Returning To Farming In Droves

News channel or source: http://www.businessinsider.com/portuguese-people-are-returning-to-farming-in-droves-2012-4
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2012

Disillusioned by the unfulfilled promise of the cities and feeling stifled by tough austerity measures aimed at coping with an economic downturn, some Portuguese are opting out and returning to the land. Jose Diogo, who spent two years in Lisbon working as ...

News Portugal » People: Wildfires kill at least 35 people in Portugal, and 4 in Spain

News channel or source: http://www.latimes.com/world/europe/la-fg-portugal-spain-wildfires-20171016-story.html
Publication date: onday 16 October 2017

A spate of wildfires in Portugal has killed at least 35 people, including a 1-month-old infant, authorities said Monday, making this year by far the deadliest on record for forest blazes in the country. In neighboring Spain, wildfires killed at least four ...

News Portugal » People: Dozens die as wildfires ravage Portugal and Spain

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/10/dozens-die-wildfires-ravage-portugal-spain-171016194647814.html
Publication date: onday 16 October 2017

At least 32 people, including a one-month infant, have died in a spate of late-season wildfires ravaging parts of Portugal, according to officials. In neighbouring Spain, the weekend blazes also killed at least four people and prompted the evacuation of ...

News Portugal » People: Falling tree kills 13 on Portuguese island of Madeira

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-40940007
Publication date: uesday 15 August 2017

Media captionThe moment parts of a tree fell on a crowd was caught on camera during a Facebook live A falling tree has killed at least 13 people and injured 49 at a religious ceremony on the Portuguese island of Madeira. A video shows the tree crashing ...

News Portugal » People: Portugal and Spain wildfires kill at least 39 people

News channel or source: http://edition.cnn.com/2017/10/16/europe/portugal-spain-wildfires/index.html
Publication date: onday 16 October 2017

(CNN)At least 39 people have been killed in wildfires in Portugal and Spain, according to officials from both countries. In Portugal, where 36 people are confirmed to have died in the blazes, three days of mourning began on Tuesday. At least 63 people in ...