Bangladesh marks factory collapse anniversary

The disaster has led to more safety inspections and the closure of some factories.

    The families of those who died in Bangladesh's worst industrial accident have been holding a rally on the eve of the disaster's first anniversary.
     
    More than 1,000 people, mostly garment workers, were killed when the eight-storey Rana Plaza collapsed last year.
     
    Al Jazeera's Maher Sattar reports from Gazipur.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Double standards: 'Why aren't we all with Somalia?'

    Double standards: 'Why aren't we all with Somalia?'

    More than 300 people died in Somalia but some are asking why there was less news coverage and sympathy on social media.

    The life and death of Salman Rushdie, gentleman author

    The life and death of Salman Rushdie, gentleman author

    The man we call 'Salman Rushdie' today is not the brilliant author of the Satanic Verses, but a Picassoesque imposter.

    The Beirut Spy: Shula Cohen

    The Beirut Spy: Shula Cohen

    The story of Shula Cohen, aka The Pearl, who spied for the Israelis in Lebanon for 14 years.