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Brazil election heading for a run-off


The ruling party candidate Dilma Rousseff failed to get the majority she needed, despite promising to follow in the footsteps of her former boss President Lula da Silva. Now voters will go to the polls again at the end of this month to make a final call.

The BBC's Steve Kingstone reports from Sao Paulo.


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