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Hyd woman offered salesgirl job in UAE, sold to sheikh, returns home

She was made to work as a domestic help, was tortured and was not given adequate food.

07 Apr 2018 12:36 PM

Fake website offers girls for 'every taste, pocket', spurs controversy

More than 8,000 cases of human trafficking were reported in India in 2016, up 20 per cent on the previous year, government data shows.

04 Apr 2018 7:39 PM

Banchhada members celebrate birth of girls, but only for prostitution

In order to improve financial conditions of their families, Banchhada members also buy girls from different parts of the state or country.

19 Mar 2018 3:45 PM

Daler Mehndi gets 2-year jail in human-trafficking case

The complainants alleged that the accused had taken Rs 1 crore from them, and even failed to return the money when the deal never matured.

17 Mar 2018 1:40 AM

Hyd police rescues 26 child labourers, human trafficking accused held

Women and Child Welfare Department, Labour Department, and others along with police conducted the rescue operation.

15 Mar 2018 9:04 AM


Delhi: Police busts trafficking gang, rescues 3 minor girls

The gang used to look for minors at busy places like railway and bus stations in Delhi-NCR, pick them up and sell them to buyers.

03 Mar 2018 8:47 PM

Another reason to worry about overcrowded emergency rooms

Patients should recognize that they always have the right to request some space to discuss private matters with their doctor.

01 Mar 2018 4:10 PM

NIA soon to probe human trafficking

The draft bill also moots three years in jail for abetting, promoting and assisting trafficking.

01 Mar 2018 3:58 AM

Cabinet passes Trafficking of Persons Bill for introduction in Parliament

The bill addresses the issue of trafficking from the point of view of prevention, rescue and rehabilitation.

28 Feb 2018 8:53 PM

Kerala: 7 get rigourous imprisonment in human trafficking case

Cases were filed against the accused under various sections of the Indian Penal Code and the Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act.

25 Feb 2018 4:09 PM


Philippine court gives Australian man life sentence for child porn, trafficking

3 victims testified at the trial that girls were also offered to other foreigners for sexual exploitation, according to the organization.

21 Feb 2018 3:50 PM

Rs 500 for each: Human trafficker held in UP with 7 Nepal children

The arrested man admitted that he and his associate had so far sent 25 children to different countries and were preparing to send 10 more.

14 Feb 2018 12:17 PM

Appoint special police to look into human trafficking: Bombay HC

The government pleader informed the court that as per the Act, the Union government is supposed to confer power on the police officers.

10 Feb 2018 6:19 AM

Flesh trade on local trains to be under scanner: Piyush Goyal

Goyal went on to explain that the use of railway network for human trafficking is a major cause of concern.

22 Jan 2018 1:32 AM

Delhi: Young girls retained in cages, sexually abused by godman

Virender Dev Dixit perpetrated he is God and demanded donations to stop the world from ending in 2020.

14 Jan 2018 1:49 PM


Delhi: Police, DCW jointly rescue 2 minor girls from godman's grasp

The two minors were rescued from illegal confinement at an ashram run by spiritual leader Virender Dev Dixit.

26 Dec 2017 8:43 PM

8,132 trafficking cases reported in 2016, WB tops list with 3,579

A total 23,117 human trafficking victims were rescued during 2016, with the police saving, on an average, 63 people a day.

03 Dec 2017 12:29 PM

Indian girls trafficked as house maids on fake Myanmar passports

Moreh, a thriving business hub on the India-Myanmar border, is the first stop for girls trafficked from the northeastern states.

08 Nov 2017 1:08 PM

Lost in Translation: Thailand offers course for women who marry foreigners

The course is to help Thai women cope with the highs and lows of interracial marriage.

05 Sep 2017 8:26 PM

DCW writes to Sushma, requests to help 45 Indian women trapped in Oman

According to a DCW official, the commission has been informed that many of these women were beaten and kept hungry too.

28 Jul 2017 9:25 PM