Sweden: The number “786” banned on license plates — could offend Muslims. “It alludes, for example, to religion, drugs and sex, and we will not accept in our policy,” said Thomas Elm of Swedish Transport Agency to Skanska Dagbladet. [The Arabic numerals come from a Sanskrit symbol. Islam incorporates many Hindu practices associated with Shiva, but Muslims have perverted the original ideas (as they do with everything they steal from other cultures)]
People magazine is making changes to its production and publication schedules in order to cover the wedding in a timely way. Many of its top-selling issues down through the decades have royal cover subjects.