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Adult victims of trafficking can’t be compelled to abide by anyone or family’s wishes, observes court

August 07, 2019 5:17 am

The court ordered the two women to be set at liberty after ascertaining whether they wish to stay at the special home they were lodged in.

Good intentions aren’t enough

December 22, 2018 7:33 am

Trafficking Bill must be referred to a Select Committee for a robust debate. Maneka Gandhi has clarified that “the Bill has been drafted after in-depth study and extensive consultation with a range of stakeholders over a period of three years”.

Ex-Congress MLA held for trafficking three people to US on fake documents

September 11, 2018 4:05 pm

The accused cheated the authorities at the Regional Passport Office as well as the US Consulate by using his official position as an MLA then by submitting forged documents, the police official said.

Three human traffickers arrested in Manipur, 3 women rescued

September 03, 2017 10:00 pm

Superintendent of Police of Churachandpur, Rakesh Balwal said acting on a tip-off that some human traffickers were taking some women towards the Myanmar border, a police team intercepted a vehicle near Lamka town of the district on Saturday.

US lists China among worst human trafficking offenders

June 27, 2017 9:22 pm

The agency’s 2017 report on human trafficking upgraded the statuses of Myanmar, Afghanistan, Malaysia, and Qatar, while leaving those of Russia, Cuba and Thailand unchanged.

Bangladesh diplomat in New York charged with labour trafficking, assault

June 13, 2017 8:21 am

According to the indictment, Islam brought another Bangladeshi, Mohammed Amin, to New York to work as a household help. On several occasions when Amin sought to leave, Islam hit him and threatened to harm his mother and young son in Bangladesh

5 years of abuse: Trafficked, 15-year-old Jharkhand girl reaches out to police

February 06, 2016 2:27 am

The minor girl escaped from her latest place of work, a house in RTC, Bhondsi, in the early hours of Wednesday and reached the local police station.

Delhi police busts trafficking racket which sold young women from Bengal to men looking for brides in Haryana

August 19, 2015 10:01 am

The police said they rescued two women and two minor girls, who were allegedly brought to Delhi from West Bengal and sold in Haryana for Rs 50,000 to Rs 1 lakh.

‘Sold’ to Haryana man, Assam teen rescued

June 14, 2015 9:22 am

In her complaint, the girl’s mother alleged that one Akram, a resident of Guwahati, took the girl away under the pretext of getting her a job in Haryana.