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Wildfires Rage Across Greece, Portugal and Corsica Battle on untamed in

Greek authorities voiced suspicions that at least some of the several dozen fires that broke out on both the mainland and the island of Zakynthos over the weekend were started deliberately, according to CTV News. Over 4,000 firefighters were battling more than

Portugal forest fires kill 57 near Coimbra

Most died while trying to flee the Pedrógão Grande area, 50 km (30 miles) south-east of Coimbra, in their cars, according to the government, according to the BBC. Several firefighters are among the 59 people injured. "Unfortunately this seems to be the greatest

Portugal wins Eurovision 2017 contest in Kyiv

Thousands enjoyed three spectacular live shows at Kyiv's International Exhibition Centre this week, with an expected 200 million viewers tuning in on television, Joinfo.com reports with reference to Eurovision.tv. On YouTube, the Grand Final was watched by some 4 million people, breaking

Cristiano Ronaldo bust sculptor defends his bizarre design – ‘Even Jesus did not please everyone’

The artist who created a bronze bust depicting Cristiano Ronaldo has defended his work after the the piece became an internet sensation for all the wrong reasons, Joinfo.com reports with reference to Telegraph. Cristianao Ronaldo helped unveil the statue as the airport for

Ukraine News Today Mar. 4, 2017: Militants launch 115 attacks, 2 Ukrainian soldiers wounded; OSCE states significant increase in artillery shelling in Donbas; Portugal recognizes the Holodomor in Ukraine as genocide

Militants launch 115 attacks, 2 Ukrainian soldiers wounded in last day Russia's hybrid military forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in Donbas 115 times in the past 24 hours with two Ukrainian soldiers reported as wounded in action (WIA), according to the press service

Former Portuguese PM António Guterres leads race to be next UN Secretary-General

António Guterres, a former Portuguese prime minister who served as U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees for 10 years, has emerged as the front-runner in the campaign to succeed Ban Ki-moon as the UN’s ninth secretary-general. Ban Ki-moon steps down at the end

Portugal celebrates victory in Euro 2016

A wonderful strike by former Swansea City striker Éder, ten minutes from the end of extra-time, made history as Portugal lifted their first major championship trophy, The Portugal News reports. The Portuguese team became the second one in history to beat the

Ukrainians across Europe protested against Russian aggression in Ukraine

In Lisbon, the representatives of the Ukrainian diaspora organized a protest march against Russian aggression in Ukraine and demanded the release of political prisoners in Russia - Nadiya Savchenko, Oleh Sentsov and others, Joinfo.ua reports. “Participants of the action, mostly representatives of Ukrainian