Rescue operations are continuing to find more than 600 people who are still missing.
Dozens of labourers were on site at the factory when a boiler exploded at the six-storey building, causing its walls and a roof to collapse.
The truck bomb which detonated in the heart of Afghanistan's capital city is now the deadliest attack in Kabul since the ouster of the Taliban in 2001.
Floods and landslides have cut off access to many villages in rural Sri Lanka as Cyclone Mora churns through the region. Parts of Bangladesh and India are also in its path.
Between 2013 and 2016, 11 workers have died during construction projects for the Rio Olympic Games.
President Rafael Correa says death toll from Ecuador's devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake last week has risen to 654 people
Syrian Observatory for Human Rights documents death of 5801 people in Syria by Russian air strikes since September 2015
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