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Here’s the latest for Thursday, April 16th: New York home restrictions extended through May 15; Barcelona coffin factory triples production; Dhaka garment workers demand unpaid wages; Robot deliveries ramp up during coronavirus scare.

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Thousands homeless after fire razes Bangladesh slum | AFP

Around 10,000 people have been made homeless after a devastating blaze burnt one of the biggest slums in the Bangladeshi capital of Dhaka, according to the police.

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Dhaka celebrates winter with kites, laser shows, fireworks | AFP

Dhaka inhabitants take part in ‘Sakhrain Utsab’ or Kite Festival, celebrating the end of the first winter month of the Bengali calendar by flying kites and organising laser shows.

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Bangladesh tears down brick kilns to fight toxic smog | AFP

Bangladesh authorities bulldoze illegal soot-belching brick kilns after Dhaka’s air quality soared to among the world’s worst last week, with the kilns — which use coal and wood to make bricks from clay — identified by authorities as a key pollutant.

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Bangladesh’s air quality soars to world’s worst | AFP

Bangladesh announces it will shut hundreds of soot-belching brick kilns around its capital Dhaka as part of measures to reduce thick smog enveloping the city and push air quality levels to among the world’s worst.

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10,000 homeless after fire razes Dhaka slum | AFP

At least 10,000 people are homeless after a massive fire swept through a crowded slum in the Bangladeshi capital of Dhaka and destroyed thousands of shanties.

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10,000 homeless after fire razes Bangladesh slum | AFP

At least 10,000 people are homeless after a massive fire swept through a crowded slum in the Bangladeshi capital of Dhaka and destroyed thousands of shanties.

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Bangladesh office building catches fire, 19 dead

At least 19 people were killed and about 70 injured when a fire broke out in an office building in Bangladesh’s capital, Dhaka. (March 28)

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People forced to climb for their lives after deadly fire leaves them trapped in Dhaka high-rise

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Aftermath of devastating fire in Dhaka

A devastating fire raced through densely packed buildings in Bangladesh’s capital, killing at least 70 people. (Feb. 21)

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Dozens dead as massive fire rips through residential area in Bangladesh

At least 70 people are reported dead after a fire struck a dense residential district in the Bangladeshi capital of Dhaka on Wednesday.

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Bangladesh: Eid holidaymakers start leaving Dhaka en masse

Hundreds of people scramble to reach overcrowded trains at a station in Dhaka as Muslims across the world celebrate the annual festival of Eid al-Adha, or Feast of Sacrifice, which marks the end of the Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca and commemorates Prophet Abraham’s readiness to sacrifice his son to show obedience to God.

Bangladeshis mark International Indigenous Peoples’ Day in Dhaka

Bangladeshis celebrate International Indigenous Day in Dhaka as part of a worldwide campaign to promote and protect the rights of indigenous communities and cultures.