Indian Clothes Factories Have Been Busted Giving Employees Illegal 'Painkillers' That Are Messing With Their Periods
To ensure max productivity, the unmarked pills are given under strict supervision and often lead to side-effects like depression, UTIs and miscarriages.
Items for the brand's 2015 mountainwear range were produced under forced labor, then marked with false "Made in China" labels.
Injured survivors said the factory's owner, who was adding a new floor to the building near Lahore, had ignored pleas to stop construction after cracks appeared in the walls after last week's earthquake.
A Bangladeshi-American novelist's search for home in the hills and jungles of South Asia.
In 2013, the Rana Plaza garment factory collapsed, killing more than 1,100 Bangladeshi workers. Despite the news coverage, sweatshops aren't much better today.
Minimum wage for garment workers will be increased by 77 percent, to $67 a month. Concern remains whether factory owners will abide by
Recent protests in Bangladesh achieved what looks like a victory over the weekend when the government announced that the minimum wage for garment workers is going to be increased by 77 percent, to $67 a month. Unfortunately, many wonder if factory...