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Agony in the ruins of a charred home after Mumbai fire

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A woman weeps as she speaks on the phone in her burnt-out house after a fire raged through the Nayanagar slum in Mumbai on Jan. 25, 2013.

A fire killed six people when it ripped through a slum in the heart of the Indian city, leaving hundreds homeless, emergency services said.

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At least six people were killed when fire swept through a Mumbai neighborhood that destroyed more than 50 homes. NBCNews.com's Dara Brown reports.