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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.

Defender Cedric Soares renews contract with Southampton until 2020

Defender Cedric Soares renews contract with Southampton until 2020

Head coach Claude Puel pointed out that the renewal is "good news for the club, for Cedric and for all the team".

Injured Cristiano Ronaldo absent from Portugal squad for World Cup 2018 qualifying round

Injured Cristiano Ronaldo absent from Portugal squad for World Cup 2018 qualifying round

Portugal beat France 1-0 in the European Championship final thanks to a goal in extra time by Lille forward Eder.

Ronaldo beats Bale, Griezmann to win second UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Ronaldo beats Bale, Griezmann to win second UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Ronaldo, 31, beat team-mate Gareth Bale and Antoine Griezmann to pick his second continental best player award in Monaco today.

Iraq summons its envoy to Portugal over teenager assault

The incident happened last week in Ponte de Sor, central Portugal, following a brawl between locals and pupils at a nearby flight school where one of the twins is enrolled.

Rio Olympics 2016: Neymar takes Brazil closer to Germany rematch

Rio Olympics 2016: Neymar takes Brazil closer to Germany rematch

Germany remained on course for a mouthwatering rematch with Brazil in next Saturday's final, two years on from their 7-1 thrashing of the hosts at the 2014 World Cup, by disposing of Portugal 4-0 in Brasilia.

Hundreds leave homes as fires sweep through Portugal

In Madeira, hundreds of people left their homes and two fire fighters were injured.