In the face of agitation, owners increasing holidays for workers
To press home their demand for extending holidays during the Eid, some Mirpur-based RMG workers took to the streets on 8 May. Later, the movement sparked RMG workers of other localities.
RMG workers take to streets for holiday extension, police 'open fire, baton charge'
At least 12 readymade garment workers have been injured as police allegedly opened fire on them without any provocation at Millgate area of Tongi on the outskirts of the capital.
RMG workers' alliance demands wages, Eid bonus by 10 May
Garment Sramik Karmachari Oikya Parishad (GSKOP), an alliance of 20 worker associations, on Friday demanded the payment of wages and Eid bonus by 10 May
Ensure health safety at the workplace
As the number of coronavirus cases has spiked at present, emphasis must be placed on health safety in all workplaces, including workers wearing masks and maintaining health and hygiene protocol in ...
Rana Plaza disaster
The pictures are painful – but then the event was extraordinarily painful, a national trauma that persisted long after the rubble had been cleared.