More than 100 die in garment factory fire, the deadliest in Bangladesh's history
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More than 100 die in garment factory fire, the deadliest in Bangladesh's history

Dhāka : Bangladesh | Nov 25, 2012 at 6:43 AM PST
Source: The Christian Science Monitor
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ments More than 100 die in garment factory fire, the deadliest in Bangladesh's history Working conditions at Bangladeshi factories are notoriously poor, with little enforcement of safety laws, and overcrowding and locked fire doors are common. The cause of this fire is not known. By Anis Ahmed, ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Christian Science Monitor
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