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Saturday, March 28, 2020

Bonded Labour Act


Eight years in bonded labour, tribals recall horror, now hope for new life, homes

January 11, 2020 9:05 am

For eight years, Kantabai Jadhav was among 14 tribal men and women, and eight children, who lived as bonded labourers working on farms, a cowshed and a rice mill just 120 km from Mumbai in Dhamane village of Pune’s Maval taluka.

Help, rescued from Vasant Kunj home, threatened in Jharkhand

August 04, 2014 2:28 am

The 18-year-old alleged that two men met her, asked her to sign papers and she would get lots of money.

Help torture: Placement agency owner granted bail

October 31, 2013 1:18 am

A city court on Wednesday granted bail to Dorothy,the head of a placement agency,who has been accused of torture,trafficking and bonded labour.

Maid rescue: Employer denied bail,to be counselled in jail

October 07, 2013 3:11 pm

The jail authorities were directed to provide "psycho analysis therapy and counselling" to Dhir.

Bail plea of woman accused of torturing help deferred

October 06, 2013 12:50 am

The court on Saturday looked at the statements of the girl and her mother,heard Dhir’s arguments and reserved the order on bail plea for October 7.

Kin of Noida help traced

October 05, 2013 12:46 am

The family of the 12-year-old help,who was rescued from Noida,has been traced by the Bihar Police.

Delhi: Rescued Vasant Kunj domestic help has minor injuries,no dog bites,say doctors

October 02, 2013 12:58 am

Girl had skull injury,which doctors said seemed to have been inflicted by a blunt object.

Delhi shocker: Badly battered 15-year-old domestic help rescued from Vasant Kunj

March 14, 2014 12:40 pm

50-year-old woman employer was arrested on Tuesday for assaulting,said police.