Madeira, Portugal Newswire

Madeira, Portugal Newswire

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  1. Ronaldo, now 31, soccer star and entrepreneurRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | Newkerala.com

    Lisbon, Feb 6 : Cristiano Ronaldo is 31 years old, with his playing career still in full swing and his entrepreneurial profile strengthening with each passing year to capitalize globally on his brand value. In just a matter of months, the player has strengthened his presence outside soccer grounds by launching a line of footwear and signed an alliance with a Portuguese hotel chain, which adds to his original forms of promotion, such as the release of a film about his life and the creation of a traveling museum with his most precious "treasures", reports EFE.

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  2. All at seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2007 | Random Writings

    One or two people have asked what I've been doing whilst I've been on the ship - but the time seems to have passed pretty quickly. Besides reading, catching up with correspondence and trying to organise mobile phones/accommodation/insurance and other dull things that are needed for life in the UK, we've been involved in helping with some of the ship's work, too.

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  3. Road to Rio: Millward looking for golden touchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | This is Wiltshire

    ... Meet in Glasgow in April, has also been selected by Great Britain for the IPC European Championships in Madeira, Portugal, that same month. Before her double victory in Croatia, the Wiltshire swimmer spent two weeks at a training camp in Phuket, ...

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  4. Ronaldo statue vandalisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    Cristiano Ronaldo's statue in Funchal, capital of his home island of Madeira, has been tagged with the name and shirt number of arch-rival Lionel Messi. Cristiano Ronaldo's statue in Funchal, capital of his home island of Madeira, has been tagged with the name and shirt number of arch-rival Lionel Messi, according to local press reports.

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  5. Island of eternal springtime: 19 reasons to visit MadeiraRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | CNN

    Madeira is reinventing itself as a diverse destination that appeals to a younger crowd. Among the attractions are hikes atop Pico do Arieiro.

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  6. Ronaldo statue vandalisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    Cristiano Ronaldo's statue in Funchal, capital of his home island of Madeira, has been tagged with the name and shirt number of arch-rival Lionel Messi. Cristiano Ronaldo's statue in Funchal, capital of his home island of Madeira, has been tagged with the name and shirt number of arch-rival Lionel Messi, according to local press reports.

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  7. Island of eternal spring: 19 reasons to visit MadeiraRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | CNN

    Madeira is reinventing itself as a diverse destination that appeals to a younger crowd. Among the attractions are hikes atop Pico do Arieiro.

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  8. Swimming: Alice named in British team for IPC European ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Bournemouth Echo

    PARALYMPIC hopeful Alice Tai has been named in a 25-strong British team for the IPC European Championships in Madeira later this year. The 16-year-old's selection for the May event comes as she returns to Bournemouth Collegiate School following a few months at British Swimming's Paralympic National Performance Centre in Manchester.

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  9. Could the Zika virus be heading for Europe?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | ITV

    ... Eastern Mediterranean and the Western Pacific. In the past five years there have been cases in Florida, Madeira, Portugal and France with the WHO stating "The threat of a possible outbreak of dengue fever in Europe now exists". And that pattern of ...

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  10. Pregnant? Why you might think twice about heading for the sun in futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | ITV

    ... the Eastern Mediterranean and the Western Pacific. In the past 5 years there have been cases in Florida, Madeira, Portugal and France with the WHO stating "The threat of a possible outbreak of dengue fever in Europe now exists". And that means that ...

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  11. Ronaldo statue vandalisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    Cristiano Ronaldo's statue in Funchal, capital of his home island of Madeira, has been tagged with the name and shirt number of arch-rival Lionel Messi. Cristiano Ronaldo's statue in Funchal, capital of his home island of Madeira, has been tagged with the name and shirt number of arch-rival Lionel Messi, according to local press reports.

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  12. Forget sun, sand and sea - Hawaii is paradise for nature loversRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | Radio Times

    Hawaii has long been synonymous with paradise for humans in search of sun, sand, surf and hula-dancing. But for hundreds of thousands of years, this volcanic archipelago in the Pacific has also been an Eden for its plant and animal inhabitants.

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  13. Lisbon allegedly blows a 1 billion in bad liquidation dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | EurActiv.com

    The Portuguese government could have saved up to a billion euros in a deal that saw one of its major banks liquidated, if it had taken care of senior bondholders, as proposed by Brussels. According to a report published today by Portuguese weekly Expresso , the European Central Bank sent an email to Mario Centeno, the Minister for Finance, in which it recommended that any deal over the future of Banco Internacional do Funchal should take into account the state of senior bondholders and that between 500 million and 1 billion could have been saved this way.

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  14. Lionel Messi wins FIFA Ballon d'Or for fifth timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 | The Echo

    Brazil striker Neymar, who plays alongside Messi at Barca, is also in the running to be crowned world player of the year after he was included on the three-man shortlist for the first time. Messi, who won the award four times in a row from 2009-2012, scored 48 goals for Barca in 2015 as the Catalan giants reclaimed their status as the world's top club side, easily overcoming South American champions River Plate in the Club World Cup in Japan last month.

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  15. Neymar to appear in court as defendant in fraud caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | The Echo

    According to AFP , Neymar, both of his parents, Barcelona club president Josep Maria Bartomeu and his predecessor Sandro Rosell have been ordered to testify in Spain's national court. The lawsuit by DIS was filed against these six individuals, the Spanish and the Brazilian clubs, as well as the N&N firm, in which DIS has accused them of committing corruption and fraud while concluding Neymar's move to Barcelona .

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  16. GE Moving to BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | The Echo

    General Electric, which was founded in Schenectady, will move its headquarters from CT to Boston - not NY, the Boston Globe reported Wednesday . GE has weighed a move from its Fairfield home since at least June, when it publicized frustrations with CT after state lawmakers approved a two-year, $40 billion budget that raised levies on businesses and wealthy individuals.

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  17. Vandals go with Lionel Messi over Cristiano RonaldoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Lionel Messi dethroned Cristiano Ronaldo this week as the winner of the Ballon d'Or, emblematic of the best player in soccer. ESPN reported that vandals in Portugal painted Messi's name on a statue of Ronaldo in Portugal on Tuesday.

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  18. 11-foot Cristiano Ronaldo statue vandalised with Lionel Messi graffitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | Independent.ie

    An 11-foot Cristiano Ronaldo statue on the Real Madrid player's home island of Madeira was defaced with the name of Lionel Messi on Tuesday night. An 11-foot Cristiano Ronaldo statue on the Real Madrid player's home island of Madeira was defaced with the name of Lionel Messi on Tuesday night.

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  19. Cristiano Ronaldo's sister enraged as Lionel Messi fans vandalise...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Daily Mail

    So much for boring United! Rooney back to his best but local hero Dummett piles pressure on Van Gaal as Newcastle stage incredible fightback with late thunderbolt to settle six-goal St James' thriller 'This is important': Klopp hails arrival of Caulker in shock deal as Liverpool boss prepares to throw defender in against Arsenal De Bruyne had an agreement to join Bayern Munich before his A 54m move to City, reveals Belgian star's agent It's on! McGregor to fight Rafael dos Anjos at UFC 197 as 'Notorious' bids to become two-weight world champion 'I wasn't going to block his opportunity to join Liverpool', says Koeman as he gives departing Caulker his blessing Hammer time: Payet pulls the strings as Valencia double fires West Ham up to fifth after brilliant comeback at Bournemouth Villa win for first time since last August! Hennessey howler ends hosts' 19-game winless run to give Garde ... (more)

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  20. Cristiano Ronaldo statue in Portugal vandalised with Lionel Messi colouringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    Messi's jersey number also was tagged with red paint on Ronaldo's full-figured statue in Funchal, the Portuguese striker's hometown. Portuguese and Spanish media say the statue was vandalised early Tuesday, a day after Messi won the Ballon d'Or in Zurich to end Ronaldo's two-year hold on football's top individual honour.

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