Foreign journalists denounce “rapid decline in press freedom” in China | Coronavirus

The Chinese government implemented preventive measures against the Covid-19 pandemic and imposed restrictions on visas to restrict the work of journalists, which contributed to a “rapid decline” in freedom of…

Iran intensifies the pressure on the US and calls for the lifting of the nuclear sanctions

The Iranian government has reiterated that for a possible return of Washington to the Iranian nuclear program agreement, it will only return to the negotiating table with the United States…

North Korea’s mysterious kitschy interior | Architecture

North Korea has been one of the most reluctant countries in the world for decades. Its isolation from the outside, promoted by today’s communist regime under the leadership of Kim…

Large families can now charge a discount on the light VAT electricity

Families with five or more members can apply to their supplier for a VAT reduction on electricity from this Monday and must prove their status as a large family. It…

Five days of a virtual Berlinale (for now)

The Berliner Festspiele will take place exclusively online from March 1st to 5th and reserve the festive meeting with the public and the city for June. A challenge that believes…

Telework bourgeoisie | Editorial

In an interview with the newspaper i, economics professor and PUBLIC columnist Susana Peralta defended: ‚ÄúThere was a significant part of the people in Portugal who did not lose their…

Diogo was born | timeline

Now there is Diogo. Diogo was born to my daughter Sara on Saturday evening. It’s beautiful, chubby, blonde, calm. I’ve seen so many photos of him that I feel like…

The first serious success of the Portuguese presidency opinion

Last Thursday, the EU Council of Economic Ministers, on which the Portuguese Pedro Siza Vieira sits, approved the most important proposal for us, which most of us have never heard…

The ball and the pen opinion

In a popular YouTube video, physicist Brian Cox shows that a bowling ball and a spring fall at the same speed in a vacuum, that is, without air resistance. Although…

The announced return of austerity measures? | opinion

In the US, the controversy initiated by Larry Summers and somewhat intensified by Olivier Blanchard over the third stimulus package, which, as mentioned in the last column would be excessive…