While incoming centre-left Prime Minister Antonio Costa is poised to win re-election, it is not clear if he will get an absolute majority in parliament. Costa's party is currently ruling with support from two far-left, eurosceptic parties, a coalition known 'Geringonça' or 'contraption'.
As daylight set in, Azores residents began to take toll of the damage caused by Hurricane Lorenzo.
The central island of Faial has been one of the most affected in the archipelago of nine islands with high winds and massive waves destroying seaside houses.
A hurricane with winds of up to 100 mph has reached the Azores and is expected to cause life-threatening surf and rip-current conditions.
Portugal parliament condemns plan for dictatorship museum
how can we as citizens promote the necessary change to stop our contribution to a visible problem so poorly combated by global geopolitics that inertia will impede reaching a pre-industrial age climate anytime soon? The answer might be closer to hand than you expected.
This is the moment a football team scored a goal... without even touching the ball.
Truck drivers in Portugal are striking over pay conditions and authorities in the country are predicting food shortages and the possibility of petrol stations running out of fuel.
As a meeting of far-right groups from across Europe took place in Lisbon protesters outside said the conference should not have been allowed to take place
A massive fire stretching 25 km has been raging through the night between the central Portuguese boroughs of Vila de Rei and Mação.
More than 800 firefighters battled on Sunday one wildfire sweeping across central Portugal after being able to control two other blazes that prompted authorities to partially evacuate a village and left 20 people injured.
Euronews meets the headliners of NOS Alive festival and finds there really is an act for everyone.
Dozens of members of the Hells Angels motorcycle club have been charged over a violent attack in Lisbon last year.
Portugal PM says open to new alliance with far left
Traditionally, men walk alongside the female tray-carriers but are only expected to help share the load if there is an accident and the carrier requires assistance
More than 700 women carrying heavy-flower-decorated trays took part in the traditional Trays Festival around the historic town of Tomar
Our favourite plant-based cafes and restaurants in the Portuguese capital.
We explore the area's idyllic hotels, historic sites and mind-expanding arts and crafts institutions.
A classy finish separated the two sides in a largely even contest.
New report from a European drug agency reveals one in five people seeking treatment for opioid abuse are addicted to synthetic drugs
New report suggests drug entrepreneurs are creating cocaine 'call centres' which make it easier for drug users to order online
Business Planet looks at how one European business network is helping small and medium sized firms innovate and succeed overseas.
More insight on how the world's biggest business support network helps small and medium sized firms innovate and succeed overseas.
Portugal is often described as a pensioners tax paradise and maybe not unfairly as it offers tax breaks for those who move there from other countries
The International Festival of Puppets and Animated Forms has returned for its 19th year. Artists from Denmark to Mozambique, Iran to France, will show works on themes of identity and freedom.
Drawings dripping with satire went on display at the World Press Cartoon in Portugal, as artists took on themes including politics, global warming, immigration, and Brexit.