Brazil nightclub fire kills 'at least 230'
At least 230 people have died in a fire that swept through a nightclub in a university city in southern Brazil, police and officials have said.
Local media say the fire began when a band let off fireworks at the Kiss club in Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul.
Reports say panic spread as people tried to get out.
Sangita Myska reports.
27 Jan 2013
- From the section Latin America & Caribbean