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Legitimate profession or social evil Vietnam falters while dealing with prostitution

Sep 22, 2014

Legitimate profession or social evil Vietnam falters while dealing with prostitution

For Vietnamese sex workers like Do Thi Oanh, being caught touting for business used to carry a long stint in forced "rehabilitation", but as fines replace detention, many detect a shifting attitude towards the world's oldest profession. #Vietnam #Vietnam prostitution #Vietnam sex work #Sex work #Illegal sex work in Vietnam
Jack the Ripper identified DNA evidence leads sleuth to elusive serial killer

Sep 08, 2014

Jack the Ripper identified DNA evidence leads sleuth to elusive serial killer

The true identity of Jack the Ripper, whose grisly murders terrorised the murky slums of Whitechapel in east London in 1888, has been a mystery ever since, with dozens of suspects that include royalty and prime ministers down to bootmakers. #London #didyouknow #prostitutes #Jack the Ripper #1888 Whitechapel Killings #Russell Edwards #Aaron Kosminski #From Hell #Serial Killers
Shweta Basu Prasad 'scandal' What makes social media rally behind this candid actress

Sep 06, 2014

Shweta Basu Prasad 'scandal' What makes social media rally behind this candid actress

Ever since her arrest, Shweta has been trending on the internet and she is getting vocal support from several corners. #social media #HowThisWorks #Media #Ethics #Prostitution #Arrest #Telegu film industry #Regional cinema #Shweta Basu Prasad
Rajasthan Minor girl forced into sex trade; escapes after 6 months

Aug 30, 2014

Rajasthan Minor girl forced into sex trade; escapes after 6 months

A 15-year-old girl was allegedly abducted from Jaipur, tormented and pushed into the sex trade during her six-month confinement, before she escaped. #Rajasthan #NewsTracker #Rape #Sex trade #Crimes against women #Forced prostitution #kidnapping #Minor girl

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Rajasthan Minor girl forced into sex trade; escapes after 6 months

Sep 23, 2014

Most sex workers satisfied with their jobs and don’t see themselves as victims, survey finds

Supporters of the Tories' new prostitution law, Bill C-36, which seeks to abolish the industry, have portrayed sex work as intrinsically exploitativ... #UK Conservative Party #Canada
Rajasthan Minor girl forced into sex trade; escapes after 6 months

Sep 24, 2014

Robbery report leads to three prostitution-related arrests

Two men and a woman are facing charges after deputies responded to a report of a robbery and rape but ended up accusing three individuals of being involved in prostitution... #UK Conservative Party #Canada
Rajasthan Minor girl forced into sex trade; escapes after 6 months

Sep 22, 2014

Words from the Street lets the downtrodden tell their stories

Jillann Mignon always knew she had a voice. She just didn’t know if anybody wanted to hear what she had to say. After spending 11 years as a sex-trade worker, she found the courage to tell her story in a writing contest. On Sunday, Mignon, 28, read h... #UK Conservative Party #Canada