Jorge Gomes

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 A local resident looks on as flames engulf forests and homes in  central Portugal. Photograph: EPA/Paulo Cunha

Portugal is investigating the cause of a devastating forest fire that claimed scores of lives over the weekend, as firefighters continue to battle wil(...)

 Burnt cars and body bags are seen on the on the N236 road between Figueiro dos Vinhos and Castanheira de Pera in  Portugal after a forest fire that killed at least 57 people. Photograph: EPA

Raging forest fires in central Portugal have killed at least 62 people, many of them trapped in their cars as flames swept over a road. Nearly 60 oth(...)