Building collapse in Bangladesh

Hundreds of people are trapped under rubble after an eight-storey building that housed textile factories collapsed north of Dhaka. A block housing garment factories and shops collapsed in Bangladesh on Wednesday, killing nearly 100 people and injuring more than a thousand, officials said.

People and rescuers gather at the site of the collapse

People rescue garment workers trapped under rubble at the Rana Plaza building after it collapsed, in Savar, outside Dhaka, Bangladesh, April 24, 2013.

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