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Portugal coalition deal reached

7 July 2013 Last updated at 04:35 BST

Portugal's Prime Minister Pedro Passos Coelho has struck a "deal" to keep his coalition intact.

Coalition partner Paulo Portas, who on Tuesday resigned as foreign minister, is now to become deputy prime minister.

Alison Roberts reports from Lisbon.

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