25th April 1974 – then and now

by Len Port.   The revolution of 25th April 1974 transformed the political and social set-up and gave great hope to the people ofPortugal. Thirty-nine years on, hope is in short supply. It has evaporated in the face of the intractable economic crisis. What has gone wrong? During the decade before 1974, the country was […]

Court refuses to clarify the judgment against Faro’s Macario Correia

The Constitutional Court has refused the request by Faro’s current ex-mayor Macario Correia who sought further clarification on the ruling that he should be removed from office. The Court concluded that Correia can’t have been reading it correctly.