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3 days ago
An explosion rocked the southern outskirts of Belgrade sending a plume of cloud into the sky. At least two people were killed and over a dozen more were injured.
31 Jul
In the oldest soap factory in Marseille, French artist Frederique Nalbandian sculpts her latest work. Fabrics soaked in paste are taken directly from the oven and assembled into a body reminiscent of a Greek deity.
10 Jul
At least 52 people were reported dead as a massive blaze broke out in a food processing factory on the outskirts of Dhaka.
26 Jun
A Chinese firm, Broad Group has constructed a 10-storey residential building in China’s Changsha city in 28 hours and 45 minutes. The real estate company used prefabricated construction systems to deliver the project. Pre-fabricated buildings are designs to enable quick construction.
19 Jun
Bangladeshi textile workers fear for their safety following the expiration of a successful accord brought in after the 2013 Rana Plaza disaster. Global unions say firms could revert to an old model of self-monitoring.
18 Jun
Enthusiasts of ancient Egypt can now take home replicas of famous artifacts and statues made available through the first of its kind factory in the country to be sold at the recently inaugurated Egyptian museum of civilization.
1 Apr
The number of groups engaging in direct action for animal welfare and animal rights is on the rise in France. Many of them don't approve of violent tactics and instead focus on "freeing" animals such as pigs and cows from factory farms, blocking slaughterhouses and filming the conditions in which animals are kept – whether they're raised for food or any other form of exploitation. In doing so, these activists risk prison sentences and hefty fines, but that isn't stopping them. FRANCE 24's Karina Chabour and James Vasina report on their strategy and motivations.
10 Feb
At least 24 people have died and emergency services have rescued 10 workers from the basement as the search continues for potentially trapped survivors.
20 Dec 2020
Here are a few reasons to pick up a copy of The Guardian on Monday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on Monday.
13 Dec 2020
A factory run by pharmaceutical group GSK in Saint-Amand-les-Eaux is engaged in a race against time in the fight against Covid-19. It manufactures the adjuvant intended to reinforce the effectiveness of some of the future vaccines. GSK has set itself the goal of producing up to a billion doses of this adjuvant in 2021, several hundred million of which are expected to come out of this northern plant. The remaining doses are produced at GSK sites in Belgium and the United States.
15 Apr 2020
Here is why you should pick up a copy of The Guardian on Thursday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on the newsstands on Thursday.⁣
25 May 2019
Over the past 40 years, the fishing village of Shenzhen has been reborn as a futuristic metropolis bursting with factories. Bloomberg Businessweek's Ashlee Vance traveled to the heart of China's tech revolution to witness this new reality firsthand.

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