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Brazil fire toll reaches 235

The toll from last weekend`s fire at a discotheque in this southern Brazilian city rose to 235 and 143 people remain hospitalized, authorities said on Wednesday.

Jan 31, 2013, 10:16 AM IST

Argentina to send skin grafts for Brazilian fire victims

Argentina will send skin grafts to Brazil to treat people suffering serious burns in the wake of a disco fire in Santa Maria city, the Health Ministry announced Monday.

Jan 28, 2013, 12:55 PM IST

Three-day mourning for Brazil nightclub fire victims

A fire sparked by a music band’s fireworks show swept through a nightclub thronged with University students in Southern Brazil’s Santa Maria, killing at least 233, with most of them dying after inhaling toxic smoke.

Jan 28, 2013, 09:25 AM IST

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