Brazil no safer a year after deadly club fire

2014-01-27 17:04

As Brazil marks the anniversary of the deadly blaze at the Kiss nightclub, almost nothing concrete has been done at any level of government to improve fire safety.

Rhode Island club fire victims remembered

2013-02-18 09:00

Survivors of a 2003 nightclub fire that killed 100 people and relatives of those killed have come together to mark the 10th anniversary of the fire.

Brazil night club owner attempts suicide

2013-01-31 09:00

An owner of the Brazilian night club where 235 people perished in a weekend fire has tried to commit suicide, say police.

Police probe if club fire evidence hidden

2013-01-30 09:02

A police probe into a nightclub fire in Brazil that killed 234 people and left dozens in critical condition has turned to whether key evidence has been hidden.

No alarm, only 1 exit in Brazil club fire

2013-01-29 09:10

There was no fire alarm, no sprinklers, no fire escape in the Brazil nightclub in which 231 people died after a fire broke out, say reports.

3 arrested for Brazil fire

2013-01-28 16:47

Brazilian police say they've made three arrests and are seeking a fourth person in connection with a nightclub fire that killed more than 230 people.

A fire that brokeout in a nightclub in Brazil has killed over 232 people and left 131 injured. See all the pictures.

A fire that brokeout in a nightclub in Brazil has killed over 232 people and left 131 injured. See all the pictures.

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Nightclub fire: Horror find in bathroom

2013-01-27 22:00

Brazilian rescue workers have told how they found 50 bodies piled into a bathroom at the nightclub in Santa Maria, where a fire killed at least 230 people.

Notable deadly nightclub fires

2013-01-27 17:50

Here's a look at some of the most deadly nightclub fires in recent memory...

Brazil nightclub fire toll at 245

2013-01-27 16:04

At least 245 people have died after a fire tore through a nightclub packed with university students in the southern Brazilian city of Santa Maria.


Murder charges filed for Brazil club fire

2013-04-03 09:01

Prosecutors have filed charges against eight people in connection with a deadly nightclub fire in southern Brazil that killed 241 people earlier this year.

4 killed in Brazil Carnival float fire

2013-02-12 16:10

Four people have died after a Carnival float in the Brazilian port city of Santos caught fire, striking a sombre tone for the final day of exuberant Carnival celebrations throughout Brazil.

Club owner blames inspectors for fire

2013-01-30 21:16

A lawyer representing the owner of the nightclub in Brazil where 235 people died in a fire last weekend says his client "regrets it very much" but insisted he was only partly to blame.

Brazil club safety in focus after fire

2013-01-29 11:04

Brazil is trying to understand how a nightclub blaze that killed 231 people in a nightclub could have been sparked in the first place, then rage rapidly out of control.

Brazil club co-owner surrenders to police

2013-01-29 08:25

Police in Brazil have arrested a fourth suspect after a nightclub fire killed 231, left dozens more clinging to life, and forced officials to defend readiness for the Olympics and World Cup.

Funerals begin for Brazil blaze dead

2013-01-28 15:45

The family members of the 233 victims of a Brazil nightclub inferno have begun planning their loved one's funerals as more details of the tragedy emerge.

Brazil in mourning after nightclub blaze

2013-01-28 08:03

A massive fire at a nightclub in Brazil has killed more than 230 people and left relatives searching for loved ones as horrific accounts emerge of a tragic rush to escape the inferno.

Brazil club fire: Band's flares blamed

2013-01-27 18:38

The fire which swept through a Brazilian nightclub, killing 245 people, might have been caused by a flare or firework lit by band member.


Brazil nightclub fire

2013-01-27 16:52
Brazil nightclub fire

Watch as volunteers battle fire and smoke to rescue people in the aftermath of a deadly fire at a nightclub in southern Brazil that left as many as 200 dead.

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Fatal Brazil fire: Rousseff returns home

2013-01-27 15:40

Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff has cut short a visit to Chile to return home after a deadly nightclub fire claimed at least 180 victims.

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