Prince Charles faces move to strip him of special legal privileges

Prince Charles is facing a campaign in the British parliament to strip him and his estate of special privileges including tax exemptions.

Brazil World Cup host city may `drop out` if `key legislation` not approved soon

The mayor of the city of Porto Alegre in southern Brazil, which is a venue for the 2014 FIFA World Cup, has admitted that his city may drop out from the World Cup roster if key legislation is not approved soon.