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Elections bring instability

Elections bring instability 10

Various sources report that the “Right” won yesterday’s elections in Madeira but they don’t understand each other. The Left was defeated but admitted its willingness to govern. The PSD won … Read more

Another weekend of violence

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Another weekend of violence 20

The nightlife in Funchal city centre was once again spoiled by scenes of fighting according to JM, some of which were filmed, highlighting the complete dismay of … Read more

Drugs plan days away

Drugs plan days away

JM leads with a report that the work begun on the plan in December 2022 to halt the spread of synthetic drugs in Madeira is just days away. After a … Read more

95,000 households live in Madeira

95,000 households live in Madeira acording to headlines today

JM leads with a report that almost 95,000 households live in Madeira. An increase of almost 30% compared to the beginning of the century. On International Families Day, the Regional … Read more

Environmental awareness promoted

Environmental awareness promoted 68

Funchal City Council, as part of its environmental awareness program, has been promoting the 1st edition of the interpretative route ‘Trees in our streets’ since April.

It is a pedestrian … Read more

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