Bangladesh

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Bangladesh police on Thursday stormed a factory where garment workers were on their 10th day of a hunger strike in a demand for unpaid wages. The police used batons, a water cannon, rubber bullets and teargas to disperse the 400 workers inside the factory as well as the hundreds of other garment workers from nearby factories who had gathered...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
(Photo: A woman holds a picture of her relative, a garment worker who went missing in the Rana Plaza collapse. Photograph: Andrew Biraj/Reuters )
Marking the one year anniversary of Bangladesh's Rana Plaza tragedy, thousands...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Aerial view of the collapsed Rana Plaza factory complex following the disaster (Photo: rijans / Wikimedia Creative Commons)
Bangladeshi police announced Tuesday they are throwing murder charges at an...

Sign-up for Newsletter