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Brazil protests 'more localised'

Protests continue in Brazil following a week of unrest that saw a million people take to the streets to demonstrate against the government. This time the demonstrations have become more localised, calling for action on a range of social issues.

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Brazilian protesters lay siege to Sao Paulo city hall

Police in the Brazilian city of Sao Paulo struggled to prevent protesters from entering city hall during mass protests last night.

Footage from local TV stations showed demonstrators smashing the windows of the building with guard rails.

Earlier in the day, tens of thousands of protesters held a largely peaceful rally outside Sao Paulo Cathedral where a puppet of the city's mayor was burned.

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