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    Portugal’s president dissolves Parliament and calls early elections

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 LOGO-EUROWEEKLYPresident of Portugal dissolves Parliament and calls early elections President of Portugal, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, on Sunday, December 5, signed the decree that officially dissolved the country’s Parliament. As he had previously communicated to the country, he has called for early elections, to take place on January 30, 2022. Rebelo…
Driver fined €1,000 in Spain for using a dashcam in his vehicleDriver fined €1,000 in Spain for using a dashcam in his vehicle Many drivers have invested in a dashcam at some point with the idea of fitting it in their vehicle, maybe in the hope of capturing insurance footage in the event of their having an accident. Some might use it simply to try and record an interesting event while driving….
Spain officially has the smallest church in the worldSpain officially has the smallest church in the world According to the Guinness Book of Records, the smallest church in the world is the Santa Isabel de Hungria, which is only 1.96m² in size. It is located in the Malaga province of Andalucia, in the municipality of Benalmadena. Constructed by Esteban Martin, between 1987 and…
Protests across Europe against latest coronavirus measuresProtests across Europe against latest coronavirus measures Protests against the latest coronavirus measures being implemented by governments have taken place in various parts of Europe this weekend. Countries included Spain, Austria, Germany, the Netherlands, and Belgium Many European countries have tightened restrictions in the last…
German cops accused of not sharing Madeleine McCann evidenceGerman cops accused of not sharing Madeleine McCann evidence German Prosecutor, Hans Christian Wolters, is leading an investigation into the 2007 disappearance in Portugal of Madeleine McCann. Wolters has been accused by British detectives of withholding crucial evidence that he recently claimed to have uncovered. The German said…
Young couple die after vehicle plunges into a canal in GironaYoung couple die after their vehicle plunges into a canal in Girona A tragic accident occurred this morning, Sunday, December 5, in the Girona municipality of Sils, when two young people died as the result of a car accident. Local Police sources revealed that the incident involved their vehicle leaving the road and ending up submerged…
Manhunt in Valencia after teenager fatally stabbedManhunt in Valencia after teenager fatally stabbed
A manhunt is underway this evening in the Valencian municipality of Burjassot after the fatal stabbing of a 17-year-old boy. It is reported by witnesses that a fight had taken place between two teenagers in La Granja parkat around 6.30pm, with police officers responding to the location…
Dramatic narco boat chase off the Huelva coastDramatic narco boat chase off the Huelva coast
A dramatic narco boat chase has taken place out at sea, in the waters off the coast of Ayamonte, in the Andalucian province of Huelva. The Guardia Civil, with the support of the Portuguese Republican National Guard (GNR), subsequently arrested six people. Around 2.5 tons of hashish…
Valencia youth arrested for throwing drugs over a detention centre wallValencia youth arrested for throwing drugs over a detention centre wall National Police officers in Valencia have arrested a 19-year-old youth suspected of being the alleged perpetrator of a crime of drug trafficking. This comes after he apparently supplied narcotic substances and medicines to the inmates of the CIE immigration detention…
Hoyle calls the cops over Commons cocaine claimsSir Lindsay Hoyle calls the cops over House of Commons cocaine claims. There have been some “deeply concerning” allegations of drug use in Westminster and the Speaker of the house vows to take action. In a message aimed at anybody who had thoughts of bringing cocaine into parliament, the Speaker said he “was treating the matter as a priority…