Brazil nightclub fire kills 'at least 230'
27 January 2013 Last updated at 23:03 GMT
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.