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    8 RMG workers shot as police open fire

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:24am on March 17, 2021

    At least eight workers were shot as police opened fire on a gathering of ready-made garment workers at Tejgaon Industrial Area in Dhaka on Tuesday...

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    Ratify ILO Convention 190 to stop workers’ harassment: labour leaders

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:19am on March 17, 2021

    Labour leaders at a discussion on Tuesday asked the government to ratify the ILO Convention 190 to stop harassment and violence on the workers employed...

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    Nine RMG workers injured in police firing

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:55pm on March 16, 2021

    At least nine RMG workers sustained gunshot wounds as police opened fire at a gathering of ready-made garment workers in Tejgaon Industrial Area in Dhaka...

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    RMG workers face ‘wage theft’ in July-Dec: report

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:39pm on March 14, 2021

    Sixteen major global fashion brands, including H&M, Nike and Levi’s, recorded profits of at least $10 billion in July-December of 2020 alone while millions of...

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    Workers block Chattogram road protesting at factory closure

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 12:11am on March 04, 2021

    Several hundred workers of Padma Wears Limited, located at Chattogram EPZ, demonstrated in front of Chattogram Press Club in the city’s Jamalkhan area on Wednesday...

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    Ratio of female RMG workers falls to 59pc: survey

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:27pm on March 02, 2021

    The proportion of female workers in the country’s readymade garment sector declined to 59 per cent in 2020 from 65 per cent in 2015, according...

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    15 injured as SCC staff, transport workers clash

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:17am on February 18, 2021

    At least 15 people were injured in a clash between Sylhet City Corporation employees and transport workers in the city on Wednesday during a city...

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    RMG workers demonstrate in Gazipur

    Our Correspondent . Gazipur | Updated at 01:50am on January 12, 2021

    Workers of a readymade garment factory held a demonstration protesting at physical assault on their colleagues at Tongi Industrial Area in Gazipur on Monday. The...

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    Man held for killing wife, sister-in-law

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:53pm on January 09, 2021

    A rickshaw-puller allegedly hacked his wife to death and strangulated his sister-in-law in East Nakhalpara of the capital on Saturday. The deceased were the wife, Yasmin...

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    729 workers killed in workplace accidents in 2020: study

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:38pm on January 09, 2021

    A total of 729 workers were killed and 433 others injured in workplace accidents across the country in 2020, according to a survey conducted by...