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Workers of international brand H&M being ‘treated like slaves’ in Karachi factory

Workers of international brand H&M being ‘treated like slaves’ in Karachi factory

KARACHI: International apparel brand H&M’s workers in Pakistan are treated like slaves, labourers of Artistic Milliner factories recently fired for attending a rally demanding safety at work places, it has been  revealed. “We are harassed, abused and not allowed to form a union at the factory where international brands such as H&M exploit us,” Syeda Kanwal, a female […]

Chemicals spill at Tesla battery factory, no serious injuries

Chemicals spill at Tesla battery factory, no serious injuries

Agencies A hazardous material spill at Tesla Inc’s Gigafactory battery plant in Nevada on Monday was being investigated by emergency workers but there were no serious injuries, the company said. Tesla spokesman Dave Arnold said a drum of “standard construction cleaning solvent” was spilled at a loading dock and a small area of the building was […]

Saeeda Khatoon details life of son who died in Baldia factory fire

Saeeda Khatoon details life of son who died in Baldia factory fire

By Our Corr Saeeda’s resilience is a feat few can achieve. After losing her only son to the deadly blaze five years ago, she has dedicated her life to the fight for justice. PHOTO: ATHAR KHANKARACHI: Aijaz Ahmed was Saeeda Khatoon’s only son. Her husband had passed away when Aijaz was only two years old. Since then, […]

At UN moot, India calls Pakistan ‘world’s terrorism factory’

At UN moot, India calls Pakistan ‘world’s terrorism factory’

 At UN moot, India calls Pakistan ‘world’s terrorism factory’ By News Desk NEW DELHI: An Indian diplomat left diplomacy at home on Wednesday as she accused Pakistan of becoming the world’s terrorism factory. Speaking at the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva, Nabanita Chakrabarti, the Indian diplomat to the UNHRC, also accused Pakistan of supporting cross-border […]

Body of Chinese man found at plastic factory in Lahore

Body of Chinese man found at plastic factory in Lahore

LAHORE (Yes News) – Police officers on Thursday night have recovered a body of a Chinese man from a washroom of plastic factory in Lahore. According to police, Buknjanzn named Chinese was working as an employee at Plastic and Packagesfactory since long. Corpse of the victim has been sent to Jinnah hospital for postmortem in […]

Baldia factory fire clear case of arson: Forensic experts

Baldia factory fire clear case of arson: Forensic experts

Forensic expert and Director General of Punjab Forensic Science Agency, Dr Mohammad Ashraf Tahir has said in a press conference on Thursday that the government has been informed that the Baldia factory fire was a clear case of arson and not an accidental fire. Explaining the difference, Dr Tahir said, “In arson, an accelerant like […]

Bangladesh factory boy killed in air hose assault

Bangladesh factory boy killed in air hose assault

A 13-year-old boy has died in hospital in Bangladesh after an apparently gruesome assault at a spinning mill. The incident took place in Dhaka’s Narayanganj district. Police say a colleague pumped air into the boy’s rectum using a high-pressure hose. Police say the reason for the incident is not clear but the teenager’s colleague has […]

Volkswagen’s Car Towers at Autostadt in Wolfsburg, Germany

Volkswagen’s Car Towers at Autostadt in Wolfsburg, Germany

The Autostadt is a visitor attraction adjacent to the Volkswagen factory in Wolfsburg, Germany, with a prime focus on automobiles. It features a museum, feature pavilions for the principal automobile brands in the Volkswagen Group, a customer centre where customers can pick up new cars, and take a tour through the enormous factory, a guide […]