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Minister gives Lisbon taxi drivers "a fistfull of nothing"


Thousands of Portuguese cab drivers blocked access to Lisbon international airport on Monday and plan to move strike action to Faro next week.

The protest is against government plans to allow the modern, smart-phone based transport companies, such as Uber and Cabify, into the market with rules due to be formalised later this year.

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A RESTAURANT in Spain has been named the best in the world according to a poll on TripAdvisor, the leading global platform for tourism reviews and ...
A young teenager who gave birth in secret and placed her new born baby in a bin liner where it...
The outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) has been registered in Valky district in Kharkiv region, the communications department of the National Police in the region has said.
Peresvet's rating has been lowered to "D" from "B+"
An operation to raze the infamous ‘Jungle’ camp has kicked off in Calais, northern France, where violence broke out between armed police and migrants protesting against government plans
For those who like to tipple, but want to enjoy something from a local distillery, it can be a challenge... The post Classic Cocktails With An Icelandic Twist appeared first on The Reykjavik Grapevine
Maria Sharapova has been excluded from the official Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) rankings. The Russian tennis star has not competed in enough tournaments in 2016 to be considered fo
A man has been arrested under terrorism laws after trying to unleash a “noxious substance” at London City Airport on Friday. Read Full Article at
Below is a schedule of events for Tuesday, 25 October:
Dutch transport inspectors received as many complaints about plane passengers misbehaving in the first nine months of this year as...
The measures for reducing oil production would lead to stabilization of the oil market and decline of volatility of oil prices, the minister believes
Ukraine since the beginning of the heating season that started on October 13 and as of October 22 had reduced natural gas reserves in its underground gas storage facilities (UGS) by 93.5 million cubic
Seven Russian firms have analogues in the public register of UK companiesRussian business daily RBK has found at least seven companies registered in the UK from March to July 2016 that appear to be B
National Liberal Party (PNL) chairwoman Alina Gorghiu considers the Liberals' decision to unanimously nominate Dacian Ciolos as party candidate for PM is a historic move.
The Prosecutor General's Office of Ukraine will next week examine the possible involvement of a number of officials of the National Bureau of Interpol in Ukraine in helping members of the criminal org
KING Felipe started yet another round of meetings with electoral candidates today (Monday), the last before he has to dissolve Parliament and call a third ...
Serebrennikov and Khomerki to feature at the Far From Moscow FestivalThe films Student by Kirill Serebrennikov and Ice-Breaker by Nikolay Khomeriki will be shown at the Far From Moscow Festival, the
A female police officer is in intensive care after being “deliberately” mowed down by a car and dragged along the road in Glasgow on Sunday night. Read Full Article at
The Evenings, staple of every Dutch school syllabus and undisputed classic of Dutch literature, has finally made it into English,...
Slovenian and Serbian PMs Miro Cerar and Aleksandar Vu?i? praised excellent and friendly relations between the two countries as they spoke to the press after a joint government session in Belgrade on
Below is a roundup of major events on Monday, 24 October, until 3 PM local time:
But Pavel Kolobkov will not be independent figure, warns political analystOctober has become a month of change for Russian sport, which has been shaken by doping scandals for nearly a year now. First
A total of 30% of Ukrainians would choose seeking permanent residence abroad, while almost 65% probably would rather stay in their homeland, according to a study conducted by Rating sociological group
The company is also ready for further supplies of Russian aviation equipment to Peru
Three people have been killed, including a seven-year-old girl, and 28 more injured after militants shelled residential areas of government-held West Aleppo, reports RT correspondent Mu
Three people have been killed, including a seven-year-old girl, and 28 more injured after militants shelled residential areas of government-held West Aleppo, reports RT correspondent Mu
Commercial broadcaster RTL is dropping blackface actors from its Sinterklaas programmes this year. Instead Zwarte Piet, the saint’s traditional sidekick,...
The British Council gathers Russians and Brits to explore 5 Russian citiesMap of the journey. Source: Courtesy of the British Council Travel has long been an important source of inspiration for writ
While soccer players are well known for their creative goal celebrations, Kei Kamara of MLS’ New England Revolution landed in trouble for his twerking effort after scoring against the M
French police launch huge operation to shut down Calais migrants'  camp known as the 'Jungle' despite anger against the government and the judiciary about rising anti-police violence and working condi
Russian and Egyptian paratroops holding anti-terrorist exerciseIn the course of the main phase of the anti-terrorist exercise Defenders of Friendship-2016 Russian and Egyptian paratroops have parachu
WikiLeaks has released a new tranche of emails from the hacked account of Hillary Clinton’s campaign chair John Podesta. Read Full Article at
Arro Keraamika, that started involving capital through the Fundwise platform at the beginning of summer, has manufactured its first set of tableware in the reputable Vista Alegre factory in Portugal a

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