fire incident at FR Tower in Banani | The Daily Star
  • ‘There was so much smoke, could hardly breathe’

    One of the survivors of the FR Tower fire incident in Dhaka's Banani recounts the horrific experience she went through as she managed to make it out of the fiery chamber. Watch the Star Live video to know more.

  • European Union

    Ensure safety measures in building sector: EU

    The European Union (EU) encourages the government of Bangladesh to take policy measures in the economic sectors in Bangladesh, including in the building sector like RMG, to ensure safety at workplace.

  • Banani fire: Death toll rises to 25

    The death toll in the deadly fire that ripped through 22-storey FR Tower in Dhaka’s Banani area has reached 25, police say.