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#Rana Plaza

# rana-plaza - Monday 8 June, 2015

Victims of factory collapse to be compensated after large anonymous donation
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# Rana Plaza

Victims of factory collapse to be compensated after large anonymous donation

Jun 8th 2015, 7:42 PM 9,513 Views 5 Comments

The collapse of the factory killed more than 1,100 people.

# rana-plaza - Monday 1 June, 2015

Factory owners charged with murder over collapse that killed 1,100
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# Bangladesh

Factory owners charged with murder over collapse that killed 1,100

Jun 1st 2015, 1:28 PM 13,962 Views 35 Comments

Some 41 people are facing the death penalty over the 2013 Rana Plaza disaster.

# rana-plaza - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Benetton on Dublin's Stephen's Green is being occupied this evening...
# Stephen's Green
# Stephen's Green

Benetton on Dublin's Stephen's Green is being occupied this evening...

Apr 23rd 2015, 6:57 PM 32,707 Views 36 Comments

By people protesting the clothing giant’s failure to pay reparations for the 2013 Rana Plaza building disaster in Bangladesh.

# rana-plaza - Thursday 24 April, 2014

One Year On: Bangladesh's miracle seamstress is building a new life
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# Rana Plaza

One Year On: Bangladesh's miracle seamstress is building a new life

Apr 24th 2014, 11:47 AM 6,381 Views 5 Comments

Reshma Akhter married her boyfriend and has a job in a local hotel.

# rana-plaza - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

One year on, Rana Plaza survivors can't return to work
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# Rana Plaza

One year on, Rana Plaza survivors can't return to work

Apr 23rd 2014, 7:45 AM 7,420 Views 2 Comments

Victims of the building collapse have so far received $1,000 in average compensation, says a charity.

# rana-plaza - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Primark to pay €7m compensation to workers over Bangladesh building collapse
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# Rana Plaza

Primark to pay €7m compensation to workers over Bangladesh building collapse

Mar 18th 2014, 8:32 AM 9,109 Views 39 Comments

The company has already distributed $2m to workers and their families.

# rana-plaza - Friday 13 September, 2013

Primark pledges further funds for victims of Bangladesh factory collapse
# Bangladesh
# Bangladesh

Primark pledges further funds for victims of Bangladesh factory collapse

Sep 13th 2013, 12:58 PM 5,478 Views 5 Comments

The company was critical of other brands that were being supplied by the company that failed to attend a meeting in Geneva yesterday to discuss long-term compensation.

# rana-plaza - Friday 7 June, 2013

Primark to give three month's wages to Bangladesh factory collapse victims
# Primark
# Primark

Primark to give three month's wages to Bangladesh factory collapse victims

Jun 7th 2013, 11:18 AM 6,775 Views 29 Comments

Meanwhile, the seamstress trapped in the rubble for 17 days after the Bangladesh garment factory collapsed was released from hospital yesterday.

# rana-plaza - Sunday 28 April, 2013

100 hours after Bangladesh disaster, survivor found
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# Bangladesh

100 hours after Bangladesh disaster, survivor found

Apr 28th 2013, 1:49 PM 5,917 Views 4 Comments

Plus, the devastating images from the scene.

# rana-plaza - Saturday 27 April, 2013

'Stench of dead bodies is so strong' says Bangladesh building rescuers
# Bangladesh
# Bangladesh

'Stench of dead bodies is so strong' says Bangladesh building rescuers

Apr 27th 2013, 2:19 PM 6,450 Views 2 Comments

A further 23 people were pulled alive this morning from the ruins of the eight-storey factory which caved in on Wednesday.