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Relatives of Rana Plaza victims block highway for 4hrs

Relatives of Rana Plaza victims block highway for 4hrs

A year into the deadliest factory collapse, garment workers and relatives of Rana Plaza victims blocked the Dhaka-Aricha highway in Savar for four hours today demanding capital punishment to the building owner, Sohel Rana. Meanwhile, workers of different garments and members of various workers’ organisations have thronged Rana Plaza site since 5:00am and placed...

30 injured in Savar Otobi factory fire

30 injured in Savar Otobi factory fire

At least 30 people were injured when an Otobi Furniture factory in Akran area of Savar upazila caught fire on Tuesday night. Witnesses said the fire originated from an unknown source at the factory around 10:00pm and it soon engulfed the whole factory, injuring the 30 people. At least 400 employees were reportedly working in...

Fire at Savar RMG factory

Fire at Savar RMG factory

A fire broke out today at the Phoenix Spinning Mill in Bolibhodro Bazaar area of Ashulia on the outskirts of the capital. The fire broke out from unknown causes around 8:30pm from a corner of the factory. The workers at the factory immediately tried to bring the blaze under control and informed the EZP...

SC stays Rana Plaza owner's bail

SC stays Rana Plaza owner's bail

The Supreme Court today stayed for four weeks a High Court order granting bail to Sohel Rana, owner of Rana Plaza, in connection with the Savar building collapse that killed at least 1,138 people in April last year. On March 23 this year, the HC granted six months’ bail to Sohel Rana after hearing...

President, PM place wreaths at National Memorial

President, PM place wreaths at National Memorial

President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina placed floral wreaths at the National Martyrs Memorial here this morning marking the 44th Independence and National Day. The President and the prime minister placed wreaths at the altar of the memorial around 6:00am. After placing the wreaths, the President and the prime minister stood in solemn...

Dhaka-Aricha Highway

No battery-run rickshaws now

Illegal battery-run auto-rickshaws have stopped plying the busy Dhaka-Aricha highway in Savar area after Communications Minister Obaidul Quader intervened a week ago . Quader, who was visiting Savar, observed that a huge number auto-rickshaws running on the highway caused traffic jam there. The minister expressed his anger at the local administration and immediately ordered them to stop the vehicles from plying the highway. “These vehicles can run on link roads but not on the highway, I do not want to see...

Rab officer hurt in Savar attack

Rab officer hurt in Savar attack

A Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) officer was injured in an attack by unknown miscreants at Savar bus stand area on Dhaka-Aricha highway early today. Capt Nahid, who is stationed at the elite force's headquarters in Uttara, sustained injuries on his head and eyes and is now undergoing treatment at Dhaka Combined Military Hospital. After the attack, Rab men detained five persons from the spot suspecting their involvement with attack, our Savar correspondent reports. According to Faizul Islam Mondol, commander of Rab-4, miscreants suddenly attacked a Rab patrol team with sticks and batons near the bus stand...

200 bhori gold looted from Ashulia jeweller

Robber made away with 200 bhori of gold from a jewelry shop in Ashulia on the outskirts of the capital this evening. A gang of at least seven robbers in a microbus arrived in Shamser Plaza in Ganakbari area on the Dhaka-Tangail highway at about 7:30pm, said Abdul Kuddus, general secretary of the shop owners' association of the market

20 Savar RMG workers hurt in clash with cops

At least 20 garment workers were injured in a clash with law enforcers on Dhaka-Aricha highway in Savar this morning. The workers of Fa Apparels Ltd also vandalised windowpanes and some furniture at the factory building at Hemayetpur protesting closure of their factory and non-payment of arrears. Around 400 workers took to the highway around 9:00am blocking vehicular movements for half an hour in the morning rush hour, said Shahid Ullah, senior assistant director of Ashulia Industrial Police.

Rana Plaza victim commits suicide

Rana Plaza victim commits suicide

A victim of Savar Rana Plaza building collapse commits suicide

Rana Plaza Collapse: A look into Bangladesh RMG sector 1 yr after the deadliest workplace tragedy
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Rana Plaza Collapse: A look into Bangladesh RMG sector 1 yr after the deadliest workplace tragedy
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