69 people killed after Bangladesh ferry sinking

At least 69 people were dead in Bangladesh after the sinking of a passenger ferry collided with a ship, police said. The MV Mostofa, from Rajbari district, was heading Paturia, about 30 miles away, by the Padma river when it suffered a collision with a merchant ship and sank...

Bangladesh Shipwreck leaves two people dead

A passenger boat they were traveling about 250 people in the Padma river, passing through the center of Bangladesh, has foundered on Monday, leaving at least two people dead, officials said. The Pinak-6 ship sank this morning (local time) when was traveling between the towns of...

Ferry with 200 passengers capsizes in Bangladesh leaving 12 dead people

A ferry sank in a storm this Thursday on a river of central Bangladesh, leaving at least twelve people dead and hundreds missing, authorities announced. The wreck took place shortly before the 15:00 local time (0900 GMT) during a storm on the Meghna river in Munshiganj district,...

1,127 fatalities after a building collapse in Bangladesh

Three weeks after the collapse of the Rana Plaza building, a former clothing workshop in Bangladesh, there is a balance of around 1,127 fatalities, making it the worst accident in the history of the textile industry. The misfortune attracted worldwide attention on the precarious...
Rana Plaza building

In Bangladesh, the collapse of a building left several dead and injured

Around 110 people were killed and 800 injured, is the balance that left the collapse that suffered in the early hours of the morning of the Rana Plaza building, which housed several factories near Dhaka, reported Salim Newaj, Deputy director of the fire brigade of the capital of...

Acid Survivors Foundation Helps to Rebuild Victims Lives

The world is filled with particularly evil and damaging type of violence. In Bangladesh acid is thrown in people’s faces, most of these victims are women of less than 18 years old. There are many reasons for this kind of attacks, but mostly are of sexual advances against young...