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# rana-plaza - Monday 8 June, 2015

Victims of factory collapse to be compensated after large anonymous donation

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

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...

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

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

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

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

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

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 Bangladesh This post contains images

100 hours after Bangladesh disaster, survivor found

Plus, the devastating images from the scene.

# rana-plaza - Saturday 27 April, 2013

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

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