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Small plane crashes in Portugal near supermarket, killing five

A small airplane crashed near a supermarket in a residential area outside Lisbon on Monday, killing five people, rescue workers said.

Madeira airport renamed to honour island son Cristiano Ronaldo

Madeira airport renamed to honour island son Cristiano Ronaldo

In his birth town of Funchal, Ronaldo already has a museum and bronze statue in his honour.

Road to Russia 2018: Dutch suffer World Cup qualifying shock; Cristiano Ronaldo in 70-goal landmark

Road to Russia 2018: Dutch suffer World Cup qualifying shock; Cristiano Ronaldo in 70-goal landmark

Belgium needed a goal two minutes from time by Romelu Lukaku to salvage a 1-1 draw against nine-man Greece as they stayed two points clear in Group H, although Roberto Martinez`s team lost their 100 percent record in the process.

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Indian colts to undergo rigorous preparation for showpiece tournament

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Indian colts to undergo rigorous preparation for showpiece tournament

The Indian U-17 team will play two matches against Mali next month as part of preparations for the FIFA Under-17 World Cup and efforts are also on to arrange games against Portugal and England during its exposure trip to Europe.

FIFA Ranking: India drop two places to 132; Argentina remain no 1

FIFA Ranking: India drop two places to 132; Argentina remain no 1

The Indian football team dropped two notches to No.132 in the latest FIFA rankings released on Thursday, due to the fact that Guyana and Niger moved up five and three places in the table respectively.

FIFA World Cup: AIFF appoint Luis Norton de Matos as India's U-17 head coach for upcoming football event

FIFA World Cup: AIFF appoint Luis Norton de Matos as India's U-17 head coach for upcoming football event

De Matos has worked as a manager with several clubs in his native Portugal and was also the head coach of the Guinea-Bissau national team from 2010 to 2012.

Portugese PM in Goa, to visit his ancestral home

As he visited the land of his ancestors, Portugese Prime Minister Antonio Costa was on Wednesday accorded a warm welcome in Goa, with Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar terming it as a "proud" moment for the people of the state.

Portuguese PM Antonio Costa should apologise for atrocities committed in Goa: Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party

The Portuguese Prime Minister should apologise for the atrocities committed on its former Goa colony and the consulate should be shifted out of the state, a former minister said on Monday.

India, Portugal sign defence and six other pacts, call for eliminating  terrorist safe havens, infrastructure

India, Portugal sign defence and six other pacts, call for eliminating terrorist safe havens, infrastructure

Both sides called for tough global action against terror networks and States harbouring them stressing that there should not be any double standards in combating terrorism.

Portuguese PM's India visit to lay foundation for robust partnership

Portuguese PM's India visit to lay foundation for robust partnership

Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa will be the chief guest at the 14th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas to be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Bengaluru.

Cristiano Ronaldo rejects whooping 300 million Euros move from Chinese Super League club

Cristiano Ronaldo rejects whooping 300 million Euros move from Chinese Super League club

Jorge Mendes said the deal would have been worth 100 million Euros a year to the Portugal striker.

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo named best player, Fernando Santos best manager at Globe Soccer Awards

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo named best player, Fernando Santos best manager at Globe Soccer Awards

Ronaldo claimed award after helping his country land their first major title at this year`s European Championship and firing Real to a record 11th European Cup triumph.

The secret world of Japan`s hidden Christians

Japanese rice farmer Masatsugu Tanimoto doesn`t think of himself as a Christian, and you`d almost never find him in a church. But every so often, he and others meet to recite prayers drawn from another time and place.

New UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to be sworn today

Former Prime Minister of Portugal Antonio Guterres is set to be sworn in as the next United Nations Secretary-General today.Guterres, 67, was the Prime Minister of Portugal from 1995 to 2002, and the UN High Commissioner for Refugees from June 2005 to December 2015.

Portugal keeps much-needed access to EU financial help

Portugal kept its much-needed access to EU financial help Friday after a European Central Bank-approved credit agency maintained its rating of Portuguese debt at investment grade level.

World Cup Qualifiers: Ruthless Cristiano Ronaldo hits four; France and Dutch run riot

World Cup Qualifiers: Ruthless Cristiano Ronaldo hits four; France and Dutch run riot

France travel to Amsterdam on Monday for a mouthwatering clash with the Netherlands.

World Cup Qualifiers: Cristiano Ronaldo scores four as Portugal romp 9-man Andorra 6-0

World Cup Qualifiers: Cristiano Ronaldo scores four as Portugal romp 9-man Andorra 6-0

Ronaldo completed his hat-trick two minutes after halftime when he volleyed in Andre Gomes` cross.

Portuguese former PM Guterres poised to be next UN chief

Portugal's former premier Antonio Guterres is set to become the next UN Secretary- General after the Security Council in the sixth straw poll conducted on Wednesday declared him to be the unanimous choice.

FC Barcelona more popular than Real Madrid

FC Barcelona more popular than Real Madrid

Asia is dominated by the Madrid club, while in the Arab region Barcelona have greater significance.

 Spanish paleontological team find over 700 fish-eating dinosaur footprints in Portugal

Spanish paleontological team find over 700 fish-eating dinosaur footprints in Portugal

The dinosaurs were believed to be part of the Megalosauridae group, from the Middle Jurassic Period, and were thought to take advantage of low tides to hunt fish trapped in tidal pools, EFE news reported.