Bangladesh fire

Satte Pe Satta: At Least 25 Die in Office Tower Fire in Bangladesh

A fire broke out on Thursday in a office tower in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, killing at least 25 people and injuring several dozen others. Watch full video to know more.

Mar 29, 2019, 14:32 PM IST

19 killed, 65 injured in fire at a high-rise building in Bangladesh's Dhaka

Fire officials said that 65 people also got injured after a massive fire engulfed the 22-storey FR Tower in the city`s Banani area. 

Mar 28, 2019, 22:02 PM IST

Lighter fuel, deodorant cans and chemicals fuelled Bangladesh blaze

"These are highly flammable so when the fire came in contact with these goods the fire spread rapidly," Rahman told Reuters. 

Feb 22, 2019, 19:32 PM IST

69 killed as massive fire breaks out in chemical warehouses in Bangladesh capital

Death toll is expected to go up as dozens of people are still trapped in the buildings.

Feb 21, 2019, 09:16 AM IST

Death toll from Bangladesh building fire rises to 56

A huge fire that broke out in a building in an old part of Bangladesh`s capital, Dhaka, killed at least 10 people, a fire service official said on Thursday, and the death toll could climb further. 

Feb 21, 2019, 06:37 AM IST

Bangladesh factory fire: Death toll reaches 26, over 70 injured so far

At least 26 people were killed and more than 70 others injured on Saturday in a huge fire triggered by a boiler explosion at a packaging factory in Bangladesh.

Sep 10, 2016, 17:38 PM IST

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.

Feb 09, 2014, 20:38 PM IST

Bangladesh launches investigations as factory fire kills 9

Bangladesh on Wednesday launched a probe into a huge fire at a two-storey garment factory near here that claimed at least nine lives, in the latest industrial disaster to hit the world`s second-largest garment exporter.

Oct 09, 2013, 16:32 PM IST

Two arrested for setting garments factory on fire in Bangladesh

Bangladesh police arrested two factory employees, including a woman, for allegedly setting on fire a readymade garments unit, a day after another inferno killed 112 workers of a nearby textile unit.

Nov 26, 2012, 20:40 PM IST