Karl Marx and his most important ideas

Karl Marx (1818-1883) was one of the most important thinkers of all times in the Western world. The intellectual, who lived in the mid-nineteenth century, studied especially the areas of political science, economics, philosophy and sociology. Far from being just theoretician, Marx was also an activist and bel...

Covid in Portugal: The country ranked 19th in EU for daily cases

VON. Portugal has a daily average of 68 cases, below the European average of 102 and far from the countries with the newest daily cases of infection: Lithuania (512), Slovenia (425), Estonia (405), Romania (339) and Latvia ( 323). Although it does not belong to the European Union, the United Kingdom is one o...

SEF ARRESTED A MAN FOR THEFT AT PORTO AIRPORT

PORTO. The Foreigners and Borders Service (SEF) detained a 49-year-old Portuguese citizen at Porto Airport with an arrest warrant when he was trying to board a flight to the United Kingdom, it was announced today. In a statement, the SEF clarifies that the detainee, residing in France, was wanted by the Po...

Web Summit is back to Lisbon in person !

VON. The Web Summit technology summit will be in person this year in Lisbon, after the 2020 edition took place entirely online, announced today the executive president and co-founder, Paddy Cosgrave. The Web Summit "received a 'green light' and will take place in person in Lisbon in November. See you all in ...

Entries and exits from the Lisbon Metropolitan Area are prohibited

- VON News. Entries and exits from the Lisbon Metropolitan Area are once again prohibited this weekend. The measure is in effect from 15:00 on Friday and will only be lifted at 06:00 on Monday. This prohibition does not apply to anyone who submits a covid-19 negative test or a digital certificate that pro...

Covid-19 in Portugal. Report warns of growing pressure on hospitals

The country can reach 240 cases per 100,000 inhabitants in six days. Portugal is less than a week away from reaching the red line of 240 cases of covid-19 per 100,000 inhabitants. It is the estimate of the most recent report by the General Directorate of Health and the Ricardo Jorge Institute. The document w...

Mandatory quarantine for passengers from India

LUSA. Prophylactic isolation becomes mandatory for passengers from India arriving in Portugal, as was already the case for passengers from Brazil, South Africa and some European countries, the Prime Minister said today. "As for quarantines, the rule that exists until now are for people who come from Bra...