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SC lifts ban on women in dance bars: Questions about consent, protection from exploitation remain
India

SC lifts ban on women in dance bars: Questions about consent, protection from exploitation remain

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?

Child trafficking in India: Over two lakh children missing, but who's counting the forgotten ones?
India

Child trafficking in India: Over two lakh children missing, but who's counting the forgotten ones?

The saga of children who are victims of trafficking very rarely has a happily-ever-after ending

Child trafficking in India: When children are bought and sold in the quest for a 'better life'
India

Child trafficking in India: When children are bought and sold in the quest for a 'better life'

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
India

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.

DCW issues summons to 125 brothel owners of GB road in Delhi
India

DCW issues summons to 125 brothel owners of GB road in Delhi

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

Local leaders involved, TDP in a huge spot over call money sex racket
India

Local leaders involved, TDP in a huge spot over call money sex racket

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

Sex in the city: Murder of Uzbek national exposes thriving sex racket in Delhi
India

Sex in the city: Murder of Uzbek national exposes thriving sex racket in Delhi

Firstpost sought to get firsthand knowledge from the people directly involved in the sex racket in Delhi.

Flesh trade racket busted in Indore, six arrested
India

Flesh trade racket busted in Indore, six arrested

Six persons, including two women, have been arrested for allegedly running a sex racket from house in the city, police said on Wednesday.

Delhi is 'hub' of human trafficking in India
India

Delhi is 'hub' of human trafficking in India

Close on the heels of reports that India accounts for half of the world's 30 million slaves, comes further reports that Delhi has become a "hub" for the Indian human trafficking trade

Woman trying to sell-off minor sister arrested in Mumbai
Mumbai

Woman trying to sell-off minor sister arrested in Mumbai

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.