Rising into the ranks of Haute CoutureOnly a chosen few fashion houses are considered worthy of the label 'Haute Couture', a brand controlled by a French federation applying strict standards. We meet one youn...
WORLD CUP 2014
Varela gifts Portugal a 2-2 draw against USA in Group GPortuguese substitute Silvestre Varela grabbed a dramatic stoppage-time equalizer to secure a 2-2 draw with the United States in World Cup Group G on Sunday.
WORLD CUP 2014
Germany thump Portugal 4-0 in Group G openerThomas Mueller scored a hat trick as Germany turned on its style and power to rout 10-man Portugal 4-0 in their World Cup Group G opener on Monday in Salvador.
A TOUR OF EUROPE
France 24's caravan heads to PortoErasmus students make the most of their stay in Portugal’s second largest city. Five years after the start of the eurozone crisis, the exchange programme is helping bridge the gap...
Swedish city trials 6-hour working dayThe Swedish city of Gothenburg is running a trial of a 6-hour working day in an effort to improve workers’ productivity. It’s a plan that’s divided politicians in the city though,...
Portugal prepares to exit bailoutPortugal announces it's ready to follow Ireland out of its bailout and back into the markets - but with unemployment still soaring, many say the country has paid too high a pr...
Luxembourg: A haven for tax evaders? (part 2)We meet Luxembourg's largest immigration group: the Portuguese, who arrived here in the 1970s to work in the steel mills. Four decades later, a new generation of Portuguese fl...
The very best of Europe Now in 2013For the past 12 months, Christophe Robeet has been travelling across the EU to find out how Europeans are dealing with the current economic crisis. What he has seen is an increasin...
IN PICTURES: Portugal honours football legend EusebioThousands of fans gathered at the Stadium of Light in Lisbon on Monday to pay their respects to Portuguese footballing legend Eusebio.
Portuguese football legend Eusebio dies at 71Football legend Eusebio, the top scorer at the 1966 World Cup, has died, the Portuguese club Benfica announced Sunday. He was 71.
Ronaldo hat-trick gives Portugal 3-2 win over Sweden to qualify for World CupPortuguese superstar Cristiano Ronaldo scored an incredible hat-trick against Sweden on Tuesday to help his country qualify for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil with a 3-2 victory and...
Portugal rolls out red carpet to foreign pensionersPortugal has a plan to get its battered economy back on the straight and narrow: encouraging pensioners from across Europe to move in. Those who have worked in the private sector p...