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Bruno Cravo
Bullfighting enthusiasts woo kids to boost numbers
Bullfighting enthusiasts woo kids to boost numbers
Portugal’s bullfighting tradition is on its knees; attendance has fallen by nearly half in the past decade. Now the stalwarts of the centuries-old practice are reaching out to children, hoping to turn them into future fans, to the dismay of animal rights advocates....
Former boxer’s vision is now for deprived children on the ropes
Former boxer’s vision is now for deprived children on the ropes
In some ways, says Portuguese ex-boxer Jorge Pina, the loss of most of his sight was the making of him. “I didn’t lose my sight, I just see...
Goat brigades help battle Portugal's deadly wildfires
Goat brigades help battle Portugal's deadly wildfires
Fernando Moura and his herd may not look like heroes but the Portuguese farmer and his 370 goats are the latest recruits in the country's battle...