While the State may now take measures to protect women in dance bars, are alternative livelihoods available to these women, especially as they grow older and can no longer work at bars?
The saga of children who are victims of trafficking very rarely has a happily-ever-after ending
Can trafficking ever be benign? Can a child be trafficked for his or her “own good”?
Winds of change blow in Uttar Pradesh's Nat Purwa village where prostitution is tradition, source of income for families
With a population of around 5,000, located 72 km from Lucknow, Nat Purwa in Uttar Pradesh has a long history of prostitution. it is a hereditary occupation, passed down for generations.
The rights body received the details of the owners from various agencies but was provided different names for the same brothels which made it difficult to identify the real owners
Ruling TDP faces huge embarrassment as details emerge of local leaders being complicit in a loan racket in Vijayawada that coerces women into flesh trade to repay the debts
Firstpost sought to get firsthand knowledge from the people directly involved in the sex racket in Delhi.
A 24-year-old woman, along with her husband, was arrested from suburban Andheri for allegedly trying to sell her minor sister for prostitution, police said on Wednesday.