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Fire extinguished at Venezuela refinery

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 29, 2012, 09:21

Venezuela`s biggest oil refinery remained offline Tuesday after firefighters extinguished a blaze that raged for more than three days.

Strong gas odour before Venezuela blast: Survivors

Last Updated: Monday, August 27, 2012, 12:01

A powerful explosion ripped through the neighbourhood and engulfed part of the refinery in flames, killing at least 39 people and injuring over 80.

Venezuela refinery blast toll rises to 39, probe ordered

Last Updated: Sunday, August 26, 2012, 09:40

President Chavez also declared three days of national mourning as the death toll in the powerful blast has risen to 39.