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Dec 02, 2018
International Day for Abolition of Slavery 2018: Unabashed forms of modern-day slavery continue to be practiced world overAlthough slavery in its “traditional” form may not be prevalent (too evidently) today, there are over 40 million people globally who are still victims of modern slavery.
Nov 18, 2018
Delhi Police files chargesheet against 10 people in baby-selling racket, rescues five infants during investigationThe chargesheet filed by Delhi Police was under various sections of the IPC pertaining to kidnapping, trafficking, forgery of record of court or of public register and the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act.
Oct 17, 2018
Rohingya girls sold into forced labour in Bangaldesh, form largest group of trafficking victims, says UN migration agencyThe number of Rohingya refugees has reached nearly one million, with young girls sold into forced labour in Bangladesh accounting for the largest group of trafficking victims, according to a UN agency.
Sep 11, 2018
Ex-Congress MLA arrested for illegally trafficking woman, two kids in name of his wife, daughter and son to USA former Congress MLA has been arrested for allegedly trafficking three people to the United States.
Sep 10, 2018
Haryana's slave brides: For trafficked women, a life lived on the margins‘Paro’ is a derogatory term used for women trafficked and sold as brides to men in Haryana
Sep 02, 2018
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
Aug 24, 2018
In Jharkhand, girls are 'sold' cheaper than livestock; state's poverty-stricken regions hotspots of child traffickingRecently, Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi said that girls are being sold cheaper than cattle in the country. In Jharkhand, one sees that this statement is true.
Jul 23, 2018
Jharkhand Police arrests Khunti gangrape mastermind, another accused from East SinghbhumThe mastermind behind the alleged gang-rape of five women activists and the abduction of four policemen from a BJP MP's residence in Jharkhand was arrested from East Singhbhum district on Sunday, along with another accused, a senior police officer said.
Jul 05, 2018
Jharkhand's missing children languish in Delhi, Haryana shelter homes due to lack of identity proofA similar story is told in the interiors of Jharkhand: If a child goes missing, finding him or her becomes a big problem — for both the families as well as the police — due to lack of photographs or proper documents.
Jun 02, 2018
Migrants from Jharkhand face threats of trafficking as poverty, government apathy push them to leave stateIn some villages in Jharkhand, entire families migrate out to work at brick kilns and tea gardens in neighbouring states.