A number of roads in Santarem had to be completely or partially closed off last night following heavy rain. At midnight traffic was still conditioned on at least three main roads due to flooding.
A driver was assaulted, tied up and driven off in his own car yesterday morning on the A5 between Cascais and Lisbon. Newspaper Correio da Manha reported that the victim had stepped out of his vehicle on the A5 after it was nudged from behind, and was ambushed by two men who immediately tied him up, forced him back inside the vehicle and sped off with him inside.
Portuguese international Nani, who has enjoyed a roaring start the season both in the colours of Sporting and the national team, has not ruled out a return to Manchester United by as early as this January.
The international Michelin Guide director last night singled out Portugal and Spain for being two of the most gastronomically dynamic destinations in the world.
The Finance Ministry has revealed that the invoice lottery, which says consumers increase their chances of winning a new car the more invoices the asked for, has reportedly boosted state coffers by up to 800 million euros.
British expat Robert Murat, the first person to be declared a suspect or arguido in the Madeleine McCann investigation back in 2007, is reported to be among the 11 people police want to speak to in the case.
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