Bangladesh garment industry examined after deadly collapse

By Danielle Wiener-Bronner
May 3, 2013

Tragedy spotlights Bangladesh’s garment trade, Pakistani prosecutor killed by gunmen, and Myanmar’s Muslims react to steady sectarian violence. Today is Friday, May 3, and this is the World Wrap, brought to you by @dwbronner.

North Korea sentences American to 15 years hard labor

By Danielle Wiener-Bronner
May 2, 2013

North Korea orders hard labor for U.S. man, local Bangladeshi mayor suspended after garment factory tragedy, and the ECB cuts rates to record low. Today is Thursday, May 2, and this is the World Wrap, brought to you by @dwbronner and @clarerrrr.

EU may review trade agreement with Bangladesh

By Danielle Wiener-Bronner
May 1, 2013

The European Union threatens to reconsider trade agreements with Bangladesh, Pakistan’s military is not pleased with Musharraf’s treatment, and Boston bombers’ ethnic background highlights modern-day Chechnya. Today is Wednesday, May 1, and this is the World Wrap, brought to you by @dwbronner.

Euro zone unemployment hits record high

By Danielle Wiener-Bronner
April 30, 2013

The euro zone’s jobless rate reaches an all-time high, the Dutch queen abdicates, and aid workers struggle to get food to Syria. Today is Tuesday, April 30, and this is the World Wrap, brought to you by @dwbronner and @clarerrrr.

Syrian prime minister survives bomb attack

By Danielle Wiener-Bronner
April 29, 2013

Rebels strike Assad’s prime minister, Bangladesh building owner brought to court, and explosion in Prague injures forty. Today is Monday, April 29, and this is the World Wrap, brought to you by @dwbronner and @clarerrrr.

Blaze kills dozens in Russian psychiatric hospital

By Danielle Wiener-Bronner
April 26, 2013

A deadly blaze engulfs a Russian hospital, South Korea removes workers from joint industrial park, and survivors are pulled from rubble in Bangladesh as number of dead death toll rises. Today is Friday, April 26, and this is the World Wrap, brought to you by @dwbronner.

Details emerge in deadly clothing factory collapse

By Danielle Wiener-Bronner
April 25, 2013

Death toll rises in Bangladesh as factory safety decried, Spain’s unemployment hits record high, and Iran’s unlikely al Qaeda ties explained. Today is Thursday, April 25, and this is the World Wrap, brought to you by @dwbronner and @clarerrrr.

Building collapse kills scores in Bangladesh

By Danielle Wiener-Bronner
April 24, 2013

An eight-story building crumbles in Bangladesh, Obama’s red line wriggles on Syria, and China condemns attack as terrorism. Today is Wednesday, April 24, and this is the World Wrap, brought to you by @dwbronner and @clarerrrr.

Iraq sees worst clashes this year

By Danielle Wiener-Bronner
April 23, 2013

Gun battle breaks out in Iraq, Canadian police arrest terror plot suspects, and a car bomb rocks the French embassy in Libya. Today is Tuesday, April 23, and this is the World Wrap, brought to you by @dwbronner and @clarerrrr.

Paraguay elects business magnate as new president

By Danielle Wiener-Bronner
April 22, 2013

A wealthy businessman wins the presidency in Paraguay, victims mobilize after deadly China quake, and Indians rage as another suspect is arrested in relation to a young girl’s rape. Today is Monday, April 22, and this is the World Wrap, brought to you by @dwbronner.