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19 Jun 2013 07:52 GMT | Business & Economy, Environment, Asia, Bangladesh
Bangladesh has 7000 firefighters for a population of 160 million people.
And to make matters worse, their risky work is rewarded by small wages and almost no benefits.
Al Jazeera's Shamim Chowdhury reports from Dhaka.
Source: Al Jazeera
Bangladesh's garment industry under pressure from US and EU to improve safety conditions.
Business & Economy, Environment, Asia, US & Canada, Bangladesh
Factory workers left with lifelong injuries after April's deadly collapse fear they will never work again.
Asia, US & Canada, Bangladesh, United States
Frustrated by long queues, thousands of refugees register with German authorities struggling with the recent influx.
Refugees, Humanitarian crises, War & Conflict
An indigenous Zapotec, Mare's hip-hop songs speak to many women as they continue to endure rampant violence in Mexico.
Women, Human Rights, Mexico
Education Pro enables teachers to monitor students' online activity and sends "violation" alerts over trigger terms.
Human Rights, Education, United Kingdom
Japanese protesters invoke human rights abuse and painful memories of war to oppose US Marine airbase on their island.
Military, Human Rights, Japan
Alliance calls Russian incursion an "extreme danger" and urges Moscow not to attack Syrian rebels and civilians.
Middle East, Turkey-Syria border, Turkey, Russia, Syria
Abdel Rahman Abdullah, who was 13, becomes the second teenager killed by Israeli soldiers in just 24 hours.
Middle East, Palestine, Israel, War & Conflict, Israeli–Palestinian conflict
We speak to former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, and ask a former KGB general about Russia's air strikes in Syria.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Israel
101 East follows the lives of seven people in Nanjing and asks what they think of the direction their country is taking.
Politics, Asia Pacific, China
In a Delhi slum, puppeteers, musicians, jugglers and acrobats try to unite as they wrangle with an approaching eviction.
Business & Economy, Arts & Culture, Poverty & Development
An investigation into the high rate of child sex abuse in Jamaica and the government's failure to protect its children.
Human Rights, Jamaica, Rape