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Bangladesh Moves Toward Murder Trial in Rana Plaza Collapse

A court in Bangladesh's capital accepted murder charges Monday against 41 people including the owner of the Rana Plaza building that collapsed in 2013 and highlighted grim conditions in the country's garment industry. More than 1,100 people, mostly garment factory workers, died when the illegally built complex collapsed in Bangladesh's worst industrial disaster.   The court of Senior Judicial Magistrate Md Al-Amin decided to go ahead with the trial after accepting the...

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