The Algarve is located on the southern Atlantic coast of Portugal, about 300 kilometres south of the capital Lisbon. This stretch of coastline is a popular holiday destination for foreign and Portuguese tourists.
The boat with migrants from five West African countries was adrift for weeks when it was rescued. Two Brazilians, also aboard the boat, have been arrested for human trafficking, according to a local newspaper.
About 250 competitors from Africa who arrived in Australia to take part in the Gold Coast Games have overstayed their visas, far more than initial expectations. Fifty of them are on the run from immigration authorities.
Nine Alaskan burial artifacts brought to 19th century imperial Germany are to be returned next week to indigenous Pacific coast residents. A Berlin-based museum trust has long admitted that the items were stolen.
The sky is clear, the sun is shining, and the turquoise sea is glimmering. Nouf Alosaimi is on a discovery dive around a small, sandy island in the Red Sea that's home to scuttling crabs and a few seagulls.
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