Sao Paulo and Rio revoke fares hike

Brazil's two biggest cities revoked an increase in public transport fares following the largest protests seen in the country for 20 years, Sao Paulo Governor Geraldo Alckmin and Rio de Janeiro Mayor Eduardo Paes announced.


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.