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Feb 16, 2017
Ashton Kutcher calls for use of technology to eradicate sex traffickingAshton Kutcher and his ex-wife Demi Moore co-founded Thorn: Digital Defenders of Children, an organisation that builds software to tackle sex trafficking
Dec 09, 2016
Kailash Satyarthi writes for Firstpost: From India a strong voice for children will riseBe it the mines, fields, brick kilns, or carpet looms, the condition of children working in them is inhuman and a concerted global effort is needed to protect their childhood, writes Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi in Firstpost.
Nov 21, 2016
Ban on Zakir Naik not the end; India needs vigilance to save Muslim youthBanning Zakir Naik’s Islamic Research Foundation (IRF) will not undo the messages he has preached to youth all these years, there is a need to keep a continuous vigil
Nov 07, 2016
US presidential election 2016: Brief history of women and their role in American politicsWomen’s political capital has waxed and waned at different points in US history. In light of the fact that America might soon be electing a woman president, it is worth learning a bit more about women’s accumulation of political power through US.history.
Oct 10, 2016
Dutch union plans to sue Fifa over worker abuse in Qatar during World Cup preparationsThe summon comes after Qatar has been accused of abusing the rights of more than 5,000 workers helping to build the facilities for the Gulf state which will host the 2022 World Cup.
Jul 27, 2016
Not Bill Clinton, but Michelle Obama is Hillary's best weapon against TrumpEven Donald Trump seems to have been taken in by Michelle's speech, telling Hollywood Reporter: "I thought her delivery was excellent... I thought she did a very good job. I liked her speech."
Jul 21, 2016
Watch: Do you think slavery has been abolished? Think again.As many as 18.3 million Indians live in conditions listed as "modern slavery" in 2016
Jul 14, 2016
Zakir Naik and Salafism: Why Islamic scholars can dismantle influence of extremist theologyThe basic question that must not be overlooked is that why Naik has been trying to lure the Indian Muslims, anchored in an age-old traditional Sufi Islam, into professing and practicing the pernicious theology of Salafism.
Jun 01, 2016
From malnutrion to rape: Millions in India suffer the horrors of slaveryOn Tuesday, India topped a global slavery index counting some 18.35 million modern slaves — or 40 percent of a global total of 45.8 million.
Jun 01, 2016
India tops world slavery list, but charity cites improvementA charity aimed at rescuing children from forced labor says that while India tops a recent global slavery index, the situation is improving in the South Asian nation.