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The fire at Tazreen Fashions factory in Ashulia, Bangladesh on Saturday that killed over 112 people has been ruled by authorities as arson, reports WWD.
The Pakistani people and government are still in shock over last week’s deadly garment factory fire in the city of Karachi. The death toll has risen from previous reports of 264 workers to 289, and the factory owners who were in hiding for three days finally appeared in court on Thursday.
264 people, including a 10-year-old boy, lost their lives in a horrific fire at a garment factory in Karachi, Pakistan on Tuesday, and now the Pakistani government is charging the factory owners with murder.
September has not been a good month for whoever makes the big decisions at JC Penney. First there was the alarmingly dumb t-shirt that told little girls that being pretty was more important than doing their homework, and now the mass retailer has reneged on a promise to compensate the families of several hundred workers who died in a Bangladesh factory fire.