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Garment exporter Bangladesh, second-largest after China, faces $6 bn hit as world retailers cancel orders
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Garment exporter Bangladesh, second-largest after China, faces $6 bn hit as world retailers cancel orders

Low wages have helped Bangladesh build its garment industry, with some 4,000 factories employing 4 million workers.

Rana Plaza tragedy: Bangladesh orders 18 accused stand trial
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Rana Plaza tragedy: Bangladesh orders 18 accused stand trial

Thirteen of the accused, including owners of the Rana Plaza building and those of factories housed inside, told the court they were not guilty.

French police hunt for armed robbers after hostage crisis
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French police hunt for armed robbers after hostage crisis

French police on Monday were hunting armed robbers who escaped after holding up a store in a shopping mall near Paris, prompting special forces to intervene and seal off the area.

Hostages in Paris: Eighteen people held inside shopping center released; gunmen on the run
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Hostages in Paris: Eighteen people held inside shopping center released; gunmen on the run

Gunmen have reportedly seize a Primark store near Paris on Monday and is holding ten people hostage inside

Post Bangladesh building collapse, big retailers back safety accord
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Post Bangladesh building collapse, big retailers back safety accord

Some of the world's largest retailers have agreed to a first-of-its-kind pact to improve safety at some of Bangladesh's garment factories following a building collapse that killed more than 1,100 workers in the country last month.