Gutted Bangladesh factory`s owner denied bail

A court in Bangladesh Sunday denied bail to the owner of a garment factory and his wife after they surrendered over a fire accident that killed 112 people in November 2012.

13 charged over deadly garment factory fire in Bangladesh

13 people, including the owners of a garment manufacturing unit, were on Sunday charged with culpable homicide for the death of 112 people in Bangladesh`s factory fire.

Huge Bangladesh fire destroys key garments factory

A huge fire on Friday destroyed a Bangladesh garment factory supplying key Western brands, authorities said, in a blaze touched off by workers angered over rumours of a colleague`s death in police firing.

Bangladesh factory fire `act of sabotage’?

Even as the authorities in Bangladesh launched a manhunt for the owner of the garment factory where 112 workers were killed in a devastating fire on Sunday, news reports on Tuesday claimed that it was an act of sabotage.

Walmart ‘troubled’ over gutted Bangladesh garment factory

US retailer Walmart has said that it is ‘troubled’ that a supplier subcontracted work without authorization to a factory has been hit by a lethal fire in Bangladesh.

13 killed in Karachi factory fire

At least 13 people, including two women and a child, were killed and 30 injured in Pakistan`s port city of Karachi Tuesday when a fire broke out in a garment factory, a media report said.