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Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo set to return for countries

Argentina's Lionel Messi and Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo are set to play for their countries for the first time since the World Cup.
Tags: Football, Portugal, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Argentina

Extradited Football Leaks hacker lands in Portugal

Lisbon (AFP) – Rui Pinto, the hacker linked to the Football Leaks whistleblower website, arrived in Lisbon on Thursday after his extradition from Hungary, Portuguese officials said. Portuguese television broadcast images of Pinto’s arrival at... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Hungary, Soccer, Portugal, Lisbon, Afp, Pinto, Rui Pinto

Juve opt for Asian pre-season amid Ronaldo US rape claims – report

Milan (AFP) – Cristiano Ronaldo’s Juventus will play the pre-season International Champions Cup in Asia and not in the United States amid the Portugal star’s rape investigation there, the New York Times has reported. Most... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: Asia, Milan, US, Sport, Soccer, United States, New York Times, Portugal, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Afp, Juve

Travel News: March 21, 2019

Viking Expands European River Fleet With Launch Of Seven New Ships Travel Pulse Viking welcomed the latest additions to its river fleet, with the naming of seven new river ships during a celebration on the Rhine River in Basel, Switzerland. Of the seven ships, six are Viking Longships—Viking Einar, Viking Sigrun, Viking Sigyn, Viking Tir, Viking Ullur and Viking Vali—which will be deployed on Viking’s most popular itineraries on the Rhine, Main and Danube Rivers. The seventh new ship—Viking Hel...
Tags: Travel, Japan, California, Portugal, Tokyo, Airbus, Disneyland, Jetblue, Viking, News And Deals, Rhine River, Basel Switzerland, Tokyo Bay, Douro River, Lake Elsinore, Viking Vali

Portugal: Portugal Expands Golden Visa Program To Offer Green Visas - Investment Immigration

March 20, 2019 - Portugal has expanded its golden visa program and introduced a new asset class into which wealthy applicants can invest in to qualify for permanent residence in the country.
Tags: News, Portugal

Jesus statues around the world

Everyone knows about the iconic Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, but there are actually a number of dramatic statues depicting Jesus Christ around the world. Christ the King in Poland wears a gilded crown. Vietnam’s Christ of Vũng Tàu overlooks the ocean. In Nigeria, Jesus de Greatest is carved from white marble and is the largest statue of Jesus on the continent of Africa. In honor of Easter, we’ve rounded up some of the coolest Jesus statues around the world, be they un...
Tags: Travel, Mexico, Nigeria, Africa, US, Spain, Grenada, Chile, Italy, Portugal, Poland, Argentina, South America, Jesus, John, Vietnam

Mariner's Astrolabe from 1503 Shipwreck Is World's Oldest

A rare navigational tool has snagged a Guinness World Record as the oldest mariner's astrolabe.The astrolabe dates to between 1496 and 1501; it sank to the bottom with a shipwreck in 1503 near the coast of the island of Al-Ḥallānīyah, in what is now Oman. The find is one of only 104 historical astrolabes in existence."It is a great privilege to find something so rare, something so historically important," David Mearns, an oceanographer at Blue Water Recovery, said in a 2017 statement after t...
Tags: England, Science, India, Portugal, Oman, University of Warwick, Lisbon, Arabian Sea, Gulf of Aden, Mearns, David Mearns, Blue Water Recovery, International Journal of Nautical Archaeology, Vicente Sodre, Al Ḥallānīyah, Vasco da Gama Sodre

Nemanja Matic withdraws from Serbia squad due to injury

Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic has pulled out of the Serbia squad to face Germany and Portugal. The 30-year-old reported for duty in his... Click the headline to read the full story.
Tags: Germany, Sport, Soccer, Manchester United, Serbia, Portugal, Nemanja Matic

Good for Everton & Liverpool: Brazil’s likely XI vs Panama revealed

Brazil vs Panama Brazil take on Panama in an international friendly on Saturday night. The match is being staged in Portugal, at FC Porto’s home ground. This will be Brazil’s penultimate friendly before this summer’s Copa America. Brazil’s final warm-up game will be against the Czech Republic next Tuesday. Everton & Liverpool On Wednesday, have announced their predicted Brazil XI for the Panama match. This XI have been selected after observing how the squad have been practicing in training ...
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Czech Republic, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Liverpool, Everton, Portugal, Brazil, Jose Mourinho, Harry Kane, Man City, Panama, Neymar, Philippe Coutinho

In Greece, an Economic Revival Fueled by ‘Golden Visas’ and Tourism

Less than a year after the country ended a multibillion-euro international bailout, property buyers from China and Russia are helping to mend its economy.
Tags: News, Greece, China, Russia, Spain, European Union, Portugal, Airbnb, Visas, Foreign Investments, Real Estate and Housing (Residential

Man United dealt latest blow as Nemanja Matic ruled out of Serbia fixtures with injury

Mladen Krstajić, manager of the Serbian national team, has this evening confirmed that Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic is injured. Wolves 2-1 Man United Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Red Devils travelled to Molineux on Saturday night, for an FA Cup quarter-final clash. The Manchester giants headed into proceedings hoping for an immediate bounce-back performance, having disappointed en route to a 2-0 defeat at the hands of Premier League top-4 rivals Arsenal in their previous outing. Howeve...
Tags: Sweden, Germany, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester United, Manchester, Arsenal, Alex Ferguson, Real Madrid, Serbia, Portugal, Fa, Luke Shaw, West Midlands

Where to go in Portugal

Reasons to visit Portugal are innumerable. Some are obvious, like the world-class wines sold at local groceries for little more than the cost of a tram ticket in Lisbon; others are lesser-known, like the country’s wealth of stunning libraries and the places in Porto and Coimbra that inspired details in Harry Potter. It’s hard to go wrong in one of the safest, oldest, and most scenic countries in Europe, but certain travelers are undoubtedly better suited to certain spots. Here are the top pla...
Tags: Travel, Europe, Spain, Unesco, Atlantic, Portugal, Harry Potter, Venice, Porto, Ibiza, Lisbon, Flores, All, Azores, Sintra, Praia

Over 1,000 feared dead after cyclone slams into Mozambique

By ANDREW MELDRUM JOHANNESBURG — More than 1,000 people were feared dead in Mozambique four days after a cyclone slammed into the country, submerging entire villages and leaving bodies floating in the floodwaters, the nation’s president said. Cyclone Idai is believed to be the most destructive storm to hit the impoverished southeastern African country in more than 10 years. Speaking on state Radio Mozambique, President Filipe Nyusi said that while the official death toll stood at 84, “It appears...
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Sport, World news, Soccer, Portugal, Zimbabwe, Red Cross, Mozambique, Johannesburg, Malawi, Indian Ocean, Beira, Manica, Filipe Nyusi, Nyusi

testing what are the odds

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Famous landmarks around the world turn green for St. Patrick's Day

The greenest day of the year will always be St. Patrick's Day.Cities around the world celebrated the Irish holiday on Sunday by turning their most famous landmarks green. It's amazing what a quick dye job can do to your standard government building.SEE ALSO: Pornhub reveals what people are searching for to celebrate St. Patrick's DaySt. Patrick's Day commemorates St. Patrick and the first appearance of Christianity in Ireland. While there's so much more to the holiday than th...
Tags: Hong Kong, England, News, Australia, China, America, Chicago, Prague, Ireland, Newcastle, Portugal, Glasgow, Perth, Greenwich, The Hague, Peninsula

Tottenham & Arsenal eyeing move for Benfica’s Jota

Premier League duo interested in Jota Premier League pair Arsenal and Tottenham are interested in signing 19-year-old Benfica star Jota, according to the Telegraph. Jota will reportedly cost somewhere in the region of £25.6m due to his current release clause. However, it is being suggested Benfica could tie Jota down to a fresh deal that dramatically increases his release clause. Benfica president Luis Felipe Vieira has also suggested no academy players such as Jota will be sold without an incr...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester United, Liverpool, Tottenham, Arsenal, Everton, Portugal, Emirates Stadium, Benfica, Arsenal Fc, London England, Jota, Dynamo Zagreb, London United Kingdom Photo

'There is no planet B': best placards from the youth climate strike

Young people in more than 100 countries press politicians to act on climate change Continue reading...
Tags: Japan, Protest, Greece, Climate Change, France, Scotland, Germany, India, Environment, Spain, UK News, World news, Australia news, Austria, South Africa, Italy

Manchester United vs. Barcelona highlights Champions League quarterfinals draw

NYON, Switzerland — A new generation of Manchester United players will have to get through Barcelona to win the Champions League. And Lionel Messi will still be there. United was drawn Friday to face Barcelona in the Champions League quarterfinals, hosting the first leg on April 10. Also Friday, Tottenham was drawn to face Manchester City in an all-English pairing, Liverpool will face Porto, and Ajax will meet Juventus. The first legs will be played April 9-10, with the return games April 16-17....
Tags: London, Sports, Sport, Barcelona, Ajax, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester United, Liverpool, Manchester City, Wembley Stadium, Amsterdam, Manchester, Tottenham, Real Madrid, Portugal

Liverpool players react to being drawn against Porto

Liverpool’s players have been reacting to the news that they will face Porto in the Champions League quarter-finals. The Reds faced the... Click the headline to read the full story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Liverpool, Portugal, Champions League, Reds, Porto

Ronaldo back in Portugal squad after nine-month absence

Lisbon (AFP) – Cristiano Ronaldo was named in defending European champions Portugal’s squad on Friday nine months after his last international appearance at the 2018 World Cup in Russia. With Euro 2020 qualifiers against Ukraine... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: Russia, Sport, Ukraine, Soccer, Portugal, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Lisbon, Afp

Who Liverpool, Spurs & the Manchester clubs will face if they advance to the Champions League semi-finals

This morning’s Champions League quarter-final draw has seen confirmation of who each side will face, if they advance to the competition’s final-4, also revealed. Man United vs Barcelona, Man City vs Tottenham The draw for the final-8 of European football’s premiere club competition was held moments ago. Ahead of the ceremony, the remaining clubs in the Champions League consisted of 4 English outfits, in the form of Manchester United, Manchester City, Liverpool and Tottenham, along with one sid...
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Ajax, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester United, La Liga, Liverpool, Manchester City, Netherlands, Manchester, Tottenham, Real Madrid, Portugal, Champions League, Pep Guardiola

Ronaldo returns to Portugal for European qualifiers

Cristiano Ronaldo is back on Portugal's national soccer team for the first time since the World Cup            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Ap, Portugal, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo

Liverpool play Porto in Champions League quarter-final

Liverpool have been drawn against Porto in the Champions League quarter finals. The Reds booked their place in the last-eight with a 1-3 win at... Click the headline to read the full story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Liverpool, Portugal, Champions League, Reds, Porto

‘The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann’ Trailer: Another Netflix True Crime Series to Obsess Over

Netflix thrives on making true crime documentaries and docu-series, and you know what? They’re very good at it. Almost all of their true crime shows have been absorbing and fascinating, to the point where you can’t help but become obsessed with them. Their latest, The Disappearance of Madeline McCann, looks like it’s going to have the same effect. The series tracks the vanishing of 3-year-old Madeleine McCann while on holiday with her family in Portugal. Watch The Disappearance of Madeline McCa...
Tags: Movies, Documentary, Scotland, Netflix, Portugal, Madeleine McCann, True Story, Chris Smith, Madeleine, McCann, PRAIA DA LUZ, TV Trailer, Greatest Party, The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann, Madeline McCann, Praia de Luz

Italy: Champions League Of Tax Regimes On Foreign Retirees: Italy versus Portugal? - LCA Studio Legale

The 2019 Italian Budget Law introduced a favorable tax regime aimed at attracting to Southern Italy retired people who are residents in foreign countries.
Tags: News, Italy, Portugal, Southern Italy, LCA

Matter: A History of the Iberian Peninsula, as Told by Its Skeletons

With an analysis of DNA from nearly 300 fossilized remains, scientists are peering into human prehistory in the region.
Tags: Europe, News, Spain, Harvard University, Portugal, Oxford University, Reich, Iberian Peninsula, Genetics and Heredity, Skeletons, Archaeology and Anthropology, Current Biology (Journal, Basques, David E (1974-, Your-feed-science

Best places to stand-up paddle board

Stand-up paddle boarding , or SUPing as it’s colloquially known, has taken the world by storm since it was first made popular by the surfing gods of Hawaii. It seems like everyone who spends time near the water, be that on a river, lake, or ocean, is heading out with a heavy board under their arm and a long paddle in hand. SUPing vacations are now very on-trend. However, for a little more than just paddling on that upcoming SUP holiday — like savoring snow-capped mountain vistas, sampling exce...
Tags: Travel, California, Spain, Thailand, Unesco, Hawaii, Netherlands, Amsterdam, Portugal, Norway, North America, Lake Tahoe, Porto, Mauritius, Caribbean, Sup

DNA reveals that local men were replaced in Iberian gene pool thousands of years ago

Ancient DNA is uncovering the secrets of the unique populations of what are now Portugal and Spain. Two studies published this week include unexpected findings from the DNA of people who lived thousands of years ago on the Iberian Peninsula.
Tags: Spain, Cnn, Portugal

Netflix’s Disappearance of Madeleine McCann Doc Debuts Tomorrow

Netflix’s Disappearance of Madeleine McCann doc debuts tomorrow Netflix in partnership with Pulse Films has released the official trailer for their newest true crime documentary series titled The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann, which centers on one of the world’s most famous missing child cases. The eight-part docu series will make its debut tomorrow, exclusively on the streaming service. Check out the video below! The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann is about a long-running police inves...
Tags: TV, Movies, Netflix, Portugal, TV News, Madeleine McCann, Kate, Madeleine, McCann, Phil Hall, Robert Murat, Gerry McCann, McCanns, The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann, Anthony Summers, Robbyn Swan

Hungary court confirms Football Leaks hacker extradition

Budapest (AFP) – A hacker linked to the Football Leaks website that has exposed alleged corruption in the sport will be extradited to Portugal from Hungary, his lawyer said Thursday. A higher court upheld a... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Budapest, Hungary, Soccer, Portugal, Afp