Portugal

Cyclone Leslie slams into Portugal

Hurricane Leslie batters Portugal uprooting trees and cutting electricity supplies to 15,000 households.

Cyclone Leslie slams into Portugal

Football

Ronaldo left off Portugal squad amid rape allegations

Portugal captain won't be in action against Poland, Scotland and will miss November fixtures, national coach announces.

Football

Ronaldo: 'Rape is an abominable crime'

Star football player categorically rejects accusations of sexual assault, says 'rape is an abominable crime'.

Cristiano Ronaldo denies rape accusations on social media

Football

Football star Ronaldo sued over alleged rape

Portuguese forward dismisses claims of sexual assault at Las Vegas hotel as 'fake news', as police reopen 2009 case.

Cristiano Ronaldo sued over alleged rape of Kathryn Mayorga

Spain

Mourinho 'accepts one-year jail sentence' in Spanish tax case

Manager unlikely to serve term as law states sentence of under two years for first offence can be served on probation.

Mourinho 'accepts one-year jail sentence' in Spanish tax case

Special series

Slavery Routes: Slavery's New Frontiers

Following abolition in Europe, the Industrial Revolution led to new forms exploitation for some 2.5 million slaves.

Weather

Lisbon breaks local heat record as temperatures soar in Europe

Many European temperatures exceed the normal range, especially at night. And there's more to come.

Lisbon breaks local heat record as temperatures soar in Europe

World Cup 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal knocked out of World Cup by Uruguay

Cavani scores two goals against Portugal as Ronaldo follows Messi out of World Cup 2018.

Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal knocked out of World Cup by Uruguay

World Cup 2018

Updates: Portugal v Morocco - Ronaldo on target

Live updates from the World Cup 2018 match between Portugal and Morocco.

Updates: Portugal v Morocco - Ronaldo on target

World Cup 2018

Ronaldo's header knocks Morocco out of World Cup 2018

The Portugal captain scored only goal of the match in the fourth minute to take his tally to four goals in two games.

Ronaldo's goal helps Portugal knock Morocco out of World Cup 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo 'agrees to pay $21m' to end Spanish tax case

El Mundo newspaper reports that the Real Madrid forward has reached a deal with Spanish tax authorities.

Cristiano Ronaldo 'agrees to pay $21m' to end Spanish tax case

Europe

Dozens die as wildfires ravage Portugal and Spain

Firefighters still battling scores of blazes as officials in both countries says arsonists are to blame for some fires.

Europe

Portugal and Spain hit by deadly wildfires in Hurricane Ophelia

At least 27 people have been killed in wildfires ravaging parts of Portugal. Blazes which broke out across the border in Spain have also claimed three lives.

Europe

Portugal charges 18 police with 'torture' of black men

All officers at a station in Alfragide face trial on torture and racially-motivated crime charges over a 2015 incident.

Portugal charges 18 police with 'torture' of black men

Sport

Chile beat Portugal to reach Confederations Cup final

Bravo saves three penalty kicks after goalless normal and extra time to take his side to the final.

Chile beat Portugal to reach Confederations Cup final