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ACC sues Rana Plaza owner over TK25cr...

ACC sues Rana Plaza owner over TK25cr...

Corruption

Mon, Jan 1 2018

Rana allegedly amassed wealth worth Tk25,443,793 beyond his known source of income.

Digitising worker safety is the way...

Digitising worker safety is the way...

Editorial

Sun, Dec 24 2017

Digitisation will leave little room for human error or, more pertinently for Bangladesh, deliberate manipulation...

No progress without worker safety

No progress without worker safety

Editorial

Thu, Nov 16 2017

If we wish to improve our image and our brand to the rest of the world, worker safety is absolutely...

Take care of the workers

Take care of the workers

Editorial

Mon, Oct 30 2017

Since the tragic day when Rana Plaza collapsed four years ago, Bangladesh has made great strides in ensuring...

Safety improves, but workers’ rights...

Safety improves, but workers’ rights...

Bangladesh

Sun, Oct 29 2017

Four years after the worst industrial disaster in the history of Bangladesh, RMG factories have come...

Rana Plaza owner gets 3 years jail in...

Rana Plaza owner gets 3 years jail in...

Court

Tue, Aug 29 2017

The court fined Sohel Rana Tk50,000

Verdict against Sohel Rana in ACC case...

Verdict against Sohel Rana in ACC case...

Court

Wed, Aug 23 2017

ACC Deputy Director Mahbubul Alam filed the case against Sohel Rana on May 20, 2015

Charity school for Rana Plaza victims...

Charity school for Rana Plaza victims...

Dhaka

Tue, Aug 1 2017

A charity school for the kids of garments workers affected in the Rana Plaza disaster has been closed...

Canadian court rejects $2bn lawsuit...

Canadian court rejects $2bn lawsuit...

Around the Web

Tue, Jul 18 2017

A judge in Ontario, Canada, has rejected a $2bn class-action lawsuit against Joe Fresh and Loblaw Cos...

Rana Plaza owner, 9 others indicted...

Rana Plaza owner, 9 others indicted...

Court

Sun, May 21 2017

Eight other accused have been freed from the charges in the case filed by the ACC. Recording of the testimonies...

Rana Plaza trial delayed again

Rana Plaza trial delayed again

Court

Mon, May 8 2017

The corruption case has made little progress since charges were pressed early last year

Can you see the cracks?

Can you see the cracks?

Shuprova Tasneem , Shuprova Tasneem

Tue, Apr 25 2017

We cannot continue to ignore the voices of those who contribute so much to the economy

Emma Watson remembers Rana Plaza

Emma Watson remembers Rana Plaza

Bangladesh

Tue, Apr 25 2017

Due to Bangladesh’s status as a major garments exporter, the collapse of Rana Plaza, which housed five...

Watch: Police bar rally of Rana Plaza...

Watch: Police bar rally of Rana Plaza...

Bangladesh

Mon, Apr 24 2017

Additional policemen were deployed in the area with a water cannon

Husbands’ greed crushes Rana Plaza...

Husbands’ greed crushes Rana Plaza...

Bangladesh

Mon, Apr 24 2017

'My husband’s care stemmed from the fact that I was going to get a lot of money in compensation, not...

CPD weighs in on lessons learned from...

CPD weighs in on lessons learned from...

Bangladesh

Mon, Apr 24 2017

The discussion “Catalysing social dialogue in the RMG sector of Bangladesh” was presided over by CPD...

We are learning from our mistakes

We are learning from our mistakes

Opinion

Sun, Apr 23 2017

If the Rana Plaza collapse has shown us anything, it is that we as a nation can come together, and can...

Remember Rana Plaza all year round

Remember Rana Plaza all year round

Niaz Alam

Sun, Apr 23 2017

People all round the world can and should do more than simply wait for April 24

The revolutionary industry

The revolutionary industry

Mamun Rashid , Mamun Rashid

Sun, Apr 23 2017

The Rana Plaza collapse was a big blow to our economy, but we managed to learn a lot from it

Stitched in woe

Stitched in woe

Towheed Feroze

Sun, Apr 23 2017

With all the talk about its impact on the economy, there are few discussions on how Rana Plaza affected...

Garment workers' rights still a far...

Garment workers' rights still a far...

Business Tribune

Sun, Apr 23 2017

'Any increase in the number of trade unions is a positive sign regarding workers’ rights. But it is estimated...