Police hang from car to prevent entry to Medieval Journey

05 August 2022 at 15:40 The individual appeared in court, and the case was dropped. That is, he awaits the development of investigations, for possible judgment. According to the PSP, the individual was approached in the vicinity of the space dedicated to the event “Medieval Travel”, at the time when he intended to enter a … Read more

Driver takes police hanging from car over 30 meters

JN August 05, 2022 at 1:01 pm The 56-year-old man arrested, this Thursday, by the PSP da Feira, for dangerous driving when entering the Medieval Journey, contrary to the agents’ instructions, was heard this morning at the Feira Court. The driver took a PSP agent hanging from the car for 30 meters. The individual appeared … Read more

Tents on the beaches with less and less demand

Ana Correia Costa with João Pedro Campos and Nuno Dantas 05 August 2022 at 09:15 In the North of the country, where the tradition of using beach huts has always been stronger, mainly as a form of shelter for the north winds, the business has seen better days. Overall, demand has declined. “It’s a business … Read more

Portuguese emigrant dies in work accident in France

August 04, 2022 at 21:37 A 50-year-old Portuguese emigrant from Meixomil, Paços de Ferreira, died on Tuesday following a work accident in the region of Bordeaux, France. As far as JN has learned, José Alberto Ferreira de Barros was a construction worker and fell from a building where he was working, in the French region … Read more

Spanish woman finds missing brother in Vila Nova de Paiva for 20 years

August 04, 2022 at 12:31 pm An 87-year-old Spanish woman, born in Granada, but residing in Valladolid, Spain, managed to locate her brother, 74, reported missing since 2001, in Vila Nova de Paiva, in the district of Viseu, about a month ago. The meeting was only possible due to the steps taken by the Spanish … Read more

45 people arrested at Boom festival

R.P. August 03, 2022 at 10:07 am The GNR detained 45 people during a festival that took place in Idanha-a-Nova, for possession of a prohibited weapon, drug trafficking and theft. Cocaine, MDMA, hashish, LSD, amphetamines, weapons and more than 55,000 euros were seized. The operation took place between the 16th and 29th of July, during … Read more

Carjacking in broad daylight at Praça do Marquês de Pombal

BETWEEN August 02, 2022 at 11:32 am Five men stole a car in broad daylight in one of the busiest squares in Lisbon. PSP detained one of the carjackers and recovered vehicle. Four accomplices remain unidentified. The case took place last week, in Praça do Marquês de Pombal. In broad daylight, five thieves intercepted a … Read more

Cannabis use causes discomfort at the Military Academy

JN 01 August 2022 at 22:33 Four cadets from the GNR and the Portuguese Army accused the consumption of cannabis, following a urine collection carried out by the Military Academy. In a statement, the National Association of Guard Officers repudiates the absence of punishment for at least one of those involved. A urine collection carried … Read more

Asia’s richest woman loses half her fortune

Inês Integer 28 July 2022 at 15:25 Asia’s richest woman suffered a loss of more than half her fortune in 2021 as China’s real estate crisis deepened. Yang Huiyan’s fortune plummeted after the real estate company he owns sold shares to raise cash. Yang Huiyan, the majority shareholder of Country Garden, China’s biggest property developer, … Read more

In six municipalities, nine thousand euros are earned more per year than in 35% of the country

Marisa Silva Yesterday at 00:12 Porto, Lisbon, Coimbra, Cascais, Oeiras and Alcochete have an average annual gross income of more than 18 thousand euros, but they are also the municipalities where the rate of wage inequality is higher. There are six municipalities in Portugal where the average gross annual salary is around nine thousand euros … Read more