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  1. Portuscale pull-outs hit Australia as well as FalmouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Falmouth Packet

    Portuscale Cruises, the Portuguese company that pulled its ship Funchal out of cruising from UK ports including Falmouth, which led to 200 people in Cornwall having their cruises cancelled, also bamboozled the Australian port of Geelong. The company had promised to use Geelong as a base port for a series of cruises to south Australia and Tasmania in late 2014 and early 2015.

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  2. The weirdest ways to travel on your holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Daily Mail

    Cuba meanwhile runs the 'camel bus' an-up-down carriage pulled by a truck Moaning about air conditioning, lack of leg room, or finding ourselves squashed up to someone who is taking more space than they should. However, a look at some of the more unorthodox ways to travel around the world may lead us to thank our lucky stars for what we have.

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  3. For Susana with loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | TrekEarth

    It is hard to believe on which surfaces some people can write their love declarations! Let's hope the lady doesn't have so many stings... Seen at Jardim Botanico, Funchal, Madeira.

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  4. Skytours last minute deals including Sharm El Sheikh for under A 500 all inclusiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Mirror.co.uk

    If you're a last minute traveller and are able to fly from Birmingham, East Midlands or Manchester, take a look at these late short and mid haul offers from Skytours Craving fun but stuck on a budget? Take a look at these tempting last minute deals from Skytours and Thomson Holidays. If you're willing to splash the cash for guaranteed sunshine, take a look at their mid haul getaways to glamorous Egypt, from A 448 per person.

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  5. Cristiano Ronaldo studies offered at Canadian universityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | The Independent

    ... identity," he told news.ubc.ca. The 30-year-old footballer, who was born to a cook and gardener in Madeira, Portugal, was listed among Forbes' wealthiest athletes last year, with an estimated personal earnings of roughly $70 million. He has his own ...

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  6. Scot denies attacking elderly couple on board luxury cruise shipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Daily Record

    At Teesside Crown Court today the 53-year-old pled not guilty to wounding the man and inflicting grievous bodily harm on the woman. The alleged incident was said to have occurred on the Thomson Celebratio, just off the coast of Lanzarote, on January 29 last year.

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  7. Cristiano Ronaldo Splits With Girlfriend Irina Shayk After Five Years Of RelationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | International Business Times

    The break-up rumours started when Shayk did not attend the Ballon d'Or presentation, where Ronaldo was awarded the world's best footballer. Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo and his family members pose under his statue during the unveiling of the statue at a tribute ceremony held in his city of birth, in Funchal December 21, 2014.

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  8. Cristiano Ronaldo and Irina Shayk call it quitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    Football's golden couple were together for five years and the couple reportedly split up when Shayk refused to attend a surprise birthday party for Ronaldo's mother in Madeira, Portugal. Shayk was notably absent from the recent Ballon d'Or award ceremony where Ronaldo earned the title of world's best football player for the third time.

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  9. King Cristiano hits his devastating peakRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    Cristiano Ronaldo shut out Lionel Messi for the second straight year in the battle for the Ballon d'Or and he is showing no sign of giving up his grip as king of world football. Real Madrid and Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo stands on stage after receiving the 2014 FIFA Ballon d'Or award for player of the year during the award ceremony at the Kongresshaus in Zurich on January 12, 2015 The 29-year-old Portuguese forward has been at the height of his powers again this year, terrorising opposing defences in the Champions League and Spain's La Liga.

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  10. Cristiano Ronaldo Wins FIFA Ballon d'Or, AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | TIME.com

    Real Madrid and Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo arrives during the red carpet ceremony ahead of the 2014 FIFA Ballon d'Or award ceremony at the Kongresshaus in Zurich on Jan. 12, 2015 Cristiano Ronaldo has won the FIFA Ballon d'Or, an award that goes to the player with the best performance that year, for the second time in a row. It's the third time total that the Portuguese player has won the award.

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  11. The making of Cristiano Ronaldo: how the 2014 Ballon d'Or winner grew to be the best in the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Goal.com

    As the Portuguese returned to the summit of world football on Monday with his third Golden Ball victory, Goal takes a look at his long and arduous road to the top SPECIAL REPORT By Ben Hayward in Zurich Cristiano Ronaldo was visibly emotional as he was crowned the world's finest footballer for a third time , but for those who saw him growing up in a poor part of Madeira's capital Funchal, it was a familiar sight. Raised in the mountainous outskirts of the island's largest town in an area called Santo Antonio, Ronaldo's childhood was anything but easy.

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  12. Ronaldo won the award for second time in a row and three times overall.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Indian Express

    Real Madrid and Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo won the FIFA Ballon d'Or award for 2014 at a ceremony in Zurich on Monday. Ronaldo, who won the award for the second time in a row and third overall, was voted ahead of Argentina forward Lionel Messi and Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer in the annual poll.

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  13. Messi, Ronaldo or Neuer: Who would win the Ballon d'Or if it had nothing to do with football?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    The decision day of the Ballon d'Or has finally arrived. Tonight we will know who who is officially the greatest player on the planet, but what if it had nothing to do with football? There's always going to be convincing arguments that any of the three players running for the Ballon d'Or each of them contributing with outstanding performances in a World Cup year.

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  14. Ronaldo shrine in Portugal awaits new trophyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Portugal: The Cristiano Ronaldo Museum in Madeira is a family affair that is counting on getting a new trophy on Monday when FIFA announces its latest world player of the year. There are already the Ballon d'Or trophies for 2008 and 2013 among the more than 160 prizes in the museum overlooking the port of Funchal, Ronaldo's hometown.

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  15. Ronaldo shrine awaits new trophy from FIFARead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | The China Post

    The Cristiano Ronaldo Museum in Madeira is a family affair that is counting on getting a new trophy on Monday when FIFA announces its latest world player of the year. There are already the Ballon d'Or trophies for 2008 and 2013 among the more than 160 prizes in the museum overlooking the port of Funchal, Ronaldo's hometown.

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  16. Ronaldo shrine awaits new trophyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | The Namibian

    WOW, NHE CEO Vinson Hailulu has a secretary and personal assistant. No wonder there's no money for low income houses for poor people, like myself.

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  17. Cristiano Ronaldo warns 2015 will be 'even better' than 2014 as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | Daily Mail

    If Cristiano Ronaldo has his way, and he so often does, this scene of the overwhelming favourite to win the Ballon d'Or relaxing by the pool on a luxury yacht off Dubai is the calm before the storm. Ronaldo had a remarkable 2014, even by the Portuguese superstar's standards, but he believes 2015 can be even better.

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  18. Bulky lump in pants of Ronaldo's statue attracts attentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Lisbon: Three days after its inauguration, a statue of Real Madrid's Portuguese star striker Cristiano Ronaldo erected in his honour in his hometown in the Madeira Islands has generated a great deal of buzz for what looks like as a bulge in the statue's pants. Yesterday, several Portuguese newspapers collected dozens of comments about the bulge on the bronze, life-size statue, which was erected in his honour in the Portuguese city of Funchal near a museum dedicated to the player.

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  19. Bulky lump in pants of Ronaldo's statue sparks commentsRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Three days after its inauguration, a statue of Real Madrid's Portuguese star striker Cristiano Ronaldo erected in his honour in his hometown in the Madeira Islands has generated a great deal of buzz for what looks like as a bulge in the statue's pants. On Wednesday, several Portuguese newspapers collected dozens of comments about the bulge on the bronze, life-size statue, which was erected in his honour in the Portuguese city of Funchal near a museum dedicated to the player.

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  20. Cristiano Ronaldo gets face painted as Real Madrid star enjoys...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Daily Mail

    After a brilliant year with Real Madrid and a tough World Cup campaign with Portugal, Cristiano Ronaldo is making the most of his time away from football. The Portuguese superstar is currently enjoying La Liga's two-week winter break after helping Los Blancos win the Club World Cup in Morocco.

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