Posts Tagged ‘ Savar ’

Profit terrorists must be defeated

May 2, 2013
Kayes Ahmed
Profit terrorists must be defeated

As is my habit every morning when I wake up, I quickly look at the online version of The Wall Street Journal. I stumble around at that time as it was about
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Posted in Disaster, Economy, Poverty, RMG | 12 Comments »

Mental health care for disaster survivors

May 2, 2013
M. Sophia Newman
Mental health care for disaster survivors

Thousands of photographs show the scene at Rana Plaza: family members waving photos of loved ones at cameras. Rescuers with deep fatigue
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Posted in Disaster, Health, RMG | 2 Comments »

Masters and slaves

April 29, 2013
Irfan Chowdhury
Masters and slaves

We have been here before, and only recently. The callousness with which we have shrugged off the last incident will help us to forget this one too. Media is abuzz.
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Posted in Economy, RMG | 1 Comment »

RMG sector in Bangladesh: Between a rock and a hard place

April 28, 2013
Muhammad Q. Islam
RMG sector in Bangladesh: Between a rock and a hard place

There is that old adage, don’t kill the golden goose. The garment sector in Bangladesh has been giving for many years now. Along with the remittances
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Posted in Disaster, RMG | 5 Comments »

Bangladesh stands united

April 28, 2013
Israfil Khosru
Bangladesh stands united

As rescue work in Savar is continuing unabated and tirelessly, Bangladesh has been faced with a grim reality, the reality of a prolonged labour unrest and an escalation of a culture
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Rana Plaza collapse: When it doesn’t matter how many die

April 24, 2013
Afsan Chowdhury
Rana Plaza collapse: When it doesn’t matter how many die

It was a moment when the state of politics and vulnerability as far as who matters and who doesn’t in Bangladesh was made clear to all. When the Rana Plaza collapsed, the owner
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Price tag for murder

November 26, 2012
Rubana Huq
Price tag for murder

The owner of Spectrum, a factory that collapsed in 2005 resulting in 62 deaths has apparently been having nightmares for the last seven years.
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Posted in RMG | 57 Comments »

Nishchintapur fire: When the state and the people choose to be impotent

November 26, 2012
Afsan Chowdhury
Nishchintapur fire: When the state and the people choose to be impotent

One is never sure how many workers die or is killed in industrial accidents like the one that has happened in Nishchintapur, Savar.
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Posted in RMG, Uncategorized | 23 Comments »

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