Thousands marched in Portugal on Thursday to celebrate the almost bloodless revolution 45 years ago that ended its four-decade-long dictatorship, while politicians said that economic and social developments had not matched its democratic advance.
Famous for its
roasted suckling pig and wines, the Portuguese city of
Cantanhede now hosts the country's first medical cannabis
production farm - a budding European hub of efforts to meet
growing demand for the flowering herb.
In a show of solidarity, the foreign ministers of Germany and Portugal laid two wreaths near the site where 29 German tourists died on Wednesday after their bus overturned on the Portuguese island of Madeira.
A press officer told CNN that the bus, which was carrying 56 people on board when it crashed, was going down a steep road, when it lost control and went down a cliff on the Portuguese island of Madeira.
At least two dozen people died Wednesday when a tourist bus crashed on an island off the coast of Portugal, reports said. The coach carrying 50 people careened off a road in Madeira at around 6:30 p.m. local time and smashed onto the top of a house, according to Mirror UK. Portuguese tabloid Correio da...
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