Factory Fire

More human remains found two months after Hashem Food factory fire

The Crime Investigation Department (CID) of police Thursday recovered more human remains from Narayanganj’s Hashem Food and Beverage Factory premises

Fire service men carry remaining parts of a charred body in a bag as fire rages at a factory building of Hashem Food and Beverage Ltd. in Karnagop area of Rupganj in Narayanganj on 9 July 2021

Pakistan factory fire kills 16

At least 16 workers died and more were missing after a factory fire in Pakistan's commercial capital Karachi on Friday, police said

People mourn for their relatives who died in a factory fire in Karachi on 27 August, 2021, as at least 16 workers died and more were missing after a factory fire in Pakistan's commercial capital Karachi, police said

Retailers agree to extend Bangladeshi garment workers' safety pact

The original agreement, known as the Bangladesh Accord, was due to expire on 31 August. The new version comes into force on 1st September and is named the International Accord for Health and Safety ...

Retailers agree to extend Bangladeshi garment workers' safety pact

Climate migrants escape rising seas only to die in factory fire

Family members of four of the 10 victims of the factory fire who spoke to the Thomson Reuters Foundation said their livelihoods had also been hit by river erosion and floods

Coastal area is seen flooded after the embankment is destroyed as the cyclone Amphan makes its landfall in Satkhira, Bangladesh, on 21 May 2020

Fire breaks out at Singer Electronics’ warehouse in Savar

A fire broke out at a warehouse of Singer Electronics near the Dhaka-Aricha highway in the Rajphulbaria bus stand area of Savar early on Thursday

Fire breaks out at Singer Electronics’ warehouse in Savar

Narayanganj factory fire

24 bodies handed over to families after 26 days

The process of handing over the bodies of workers—killed in fire at Shezan juice factory in Rupganj of Narayanganj— to the relatives has resumed at around 2:00pm on Wednesday

24 bodies handed over to families after 26 days

Leather factory in Narayanganj catches fire

Raihanul Islam, station officer (media) at the headquarters of Fire Service and Civil Defence, said the fire broke out at Ruposhi United Leather Factory around 12:14 pm

Leather factory in Narayanganj catches fire

Rupganj factory fire

45 DNA-matched bodies to be handed over from today

Identities of three of the 48 bodies recovered in the same state from the same floor could not be ascertained from DNA matches

Burnt objects at the ground floor of the factory of Hashem Food and Beverage Ltd in Karnagop area of Rupganj in Narayanganj on 9 July 2021

Rupganj factory fire

Hashem Foods chairman, two sons granted bail

Narayanganj sessions judge Anisur Rahman granted the bail to Hashem and his two sons after the hearing. However, the court denied bail plea of three other accused on the case

Hashem Foods chairman, two sons granted bail

Narayanganj factory fire

CID to investigate case filed over 52 deaths

The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) has been asked to investigate the case over deaths of 52 workers in a massive fire in Hashem Foods and Beverages Limited

Flames rise the morning after a fire broke out at a factory named Hashem Foods Ltd. in Rupganj of Narayanganj district, on the outskirts of Dhaka, Bangladesh, on 9 July 2021
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