Tuesday, December 11, 2018

A speck of Portugal lives on at Pune Church

PUNE, India: The Quarter Gate once marked the separation point between the British military confines of the Pune Cantonment from the civilian areas of...
Crystal

SA teen Nikola Tavares joins Crystal Palace

South African-born defender Nikola Tavares has signed a professional contract with English Premier League side Crystal Palace, the club confirmed this week. Teenager Tavares, who...

A peak into Lisbon, Portugal street fashion

Jean cutoffs, bold prints and breezy rompers. These ubiquitous summer trends were plentiful on a recent day in Lisbon, where the looks were captured along...
Pope Francis

Worshippers from all corners of the world for Pope Francisco and...

In spite of appeals from the Rector of the Fatima Shrine at the beginning of the month to avoid escalating prices for accommodation, there...
IPMA

Sabrina Alves Nominated For IPMA

The International Portuguese Music Awards (IPMA), recognizes outstanding achievement in the music industry by international artists of Portuguese ancestry. Multiple award categories honor exceptional...
Miss Portuguesa

Miss Portuguesa Africa do Sul 2017 Crowned

Monica Jaco, a 17year old student was elected Miss Portuguese South Africa 2017 under a shower of applause at the sold out Marcellus Theatre...
Confidence

Portugal consumer confidence high despite economic indicators

The Portuguese Consumer Confidence Index in the final quarter of 2016 rose by eight points to an “all time high” of 74 points, according ...
Airport

Lisbon airport the old gateway to freedom…

The Portuguese Government and ANA, the National Airports Authority, have signed last week  a memorandum of understanding that chooses the Montijo Air Force base...

Miss Portugal South Africa Finalists 2017

Being Miss Portuguesa is a unique and unforgettable experience. The Miss Portuguesa brand is the largest beauty pageant of Portuguese beauty and it selects its...

Portuguese Secretary of State visits Cape Town

The Secretary of State of Portuguese Communities Abroad ,Dr  José Luis Carneiro, was the guest-of-honour at a function held by the Codfish Academy of...
Cannabis

A Case For Cannabis?

The Left Bloc and the Communist Party are reported to be once again preparing legislation in order to have cannabis legalised for therapeutic and...
parliament

Second Luso-descendant ‘discovered’ in Parliament

Although the SONA (State of the National Address) this year showed an unpleasant face of Parliament where Members of Parliament were ejected from the...
Secretary

Secretary of State meets Cape Town Portuguese Community

The Portuguese Secretary of State of Communities Abroad, Dr  José Luis Carneiro, is visiting South Africa and according to the programme will meet top...
Valentines Menu

A Valentine’s Menu The Portuguese Way

This Valentine’s Day, whether spending it with your sweetheart, entire family, friends or your parents, love is the only ingredient required. Starter: Portuguese Cupped Oysters Oysters are...