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human trafficking

EAM: 17 Indian workers in Laos rescued

The announcement follows a cautionary advisory against falling prey to human traffickers offering fraudulent job opportunities in Cambodia

06 Apr 2024 11:32 PM

Himalayan kung fu nuns challenging women’s role with martial arts

Nun-chucks: Kung fu sisters battle stereotypes in the region’s patriarchal societies.

28 Nov 2019 11:04 AM

Bonded labourer dies in captivity

Odisha man was allegedly sick but his agent didn’t take him to hospital.

02 Oct 2019 2:38 AM

US woman arrested with baby hidden in bag at Philippines airport

Philippine officials said Jennifer Erin Talbot was able to pass through airport immigration counter on Wednesday without declaring the baby.

06 Sep 2019 12:33 PM

2 Bangladeshis arrested for human trafficking in Hyderabad, minor rescued

Police also found that the juvenile was purchased by Hussain who allegedly used the victim for their prostitution racket.

23 Aug 2019 1:22 PM


India’s missing girls

Mumbai-based filmmakers on winning the National Award for a Film that highlights the commercial sexual exploitation of children.

13 Aug 2019 6:31 AM

NIA can now probe acts against Indians abroad

The changes in the Act were cleared by Parliament on July 17 after the Bill was passed by both Houses.

03 Aug 2019 1:34 AM

Are women in commercial sex work making free choices?

It is not uncommon to find women after a certain period of time resigning to their fates and learning to adjust to their life’s conditions.

31 Jul 2019 2:53 AM

Tanzanian woman arrested for human trafficking in Hyderabad

Two Tanzanian women were rescued during the operation.

21 Jul 2019 10:57 AM

Cabinet nod to strengthen NIA

Bill is likely to be introduced in Parliament’s ongoing Budget Session.

25 Jun 2019 2:28 AM


Sex trafficking: When victims become perpetrators

The sex trafficking industry produces a terrible paradox, the victims often become the perpetrators themselves.

22 May 2019 7:27 PM

No bail to accused in child-selling case

The police arrested accused after getting a complaint from activist of Child Line Trust.

15 Apr 2019 2:00 AM

AI can potentially combat human trafficking

AI can be being used for legitimate and really profitable purposes, to track these illicit behaviours.

11 Apr 2019 10:45 AM

Indian national pleads guilty to role in dangerous human smuggling conspiracy

Yadvinder Singh Bhamba pleaded guilty last month to one count of conspiracy and 15 counts of smuggling aliens to the United States.

04 Feb 2019 2:45 PM

Assailants fire at Sonu Punjaban in East Delhi

Punjaban was in jail in connection with a case of trafficking and forcing a girl into prostitution.

24 Jan 2019 1:23 AM


Special team to bust human trafficking network in Kerala

The Kodungallur police found the bags on Sunday and grew suspicious only after media reports on the recovery in Ernakulam.

15 Jan 2019 6:22 AM

Survivors walk the ramp to generate awareness on human trafficking

Paul said knee-length dresses were stitched for the show keeping in mind the comfort level of her "supermodels".

16 Dec 2018 5:25 PM

Google continues the fight against child sexual abuse online

Experts and engineers are taking part in an industry “hackathon” to collaborate and create new ways to tackle child sexual abuse online.

08 Nov 2018 9:03 PM

Indian-American awarded at White House for combating human trafficking

'It was unbelievable,' said Davis after winning the award, the country’s highest honour in the field.

19 Oct 2018 1:40 PM

Arabs playing foul, says Adille Sumariwalla

He however wasn’t worried India losing as many as eight gold medals to African athletes in Asian Games.

11 Oct 2018 1:07 AM