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Proposed Surrogacy Law Raises Trafficking Risk For Foreign Women, Warns Author Pinki Virani

Proposed Surrogacy Law Raises Trafficking Risk For Foreign Women, Warns Author...

New Delhi: The proposed law to regulate the surrogacy industry and curb the exploitation of women could result in more foreign women being trafficked...
Vegetable Gardens Preventing Bengal Girls From Early Marriage, Trafficking

Vegetable Gardens Preventing Bengal Girls From Early Marriage, Trafficking

For a teenager, Sarjana Biswas has rather modest ambitions: finish school, go to college and become a government healthcare worker in her village. But for...
Multi-Lingual Comic Books Alerting Children About Trafficking

Multi-Lingual Comic Books Alerting Children About Trafficking

Mohan is a handsome man who tells fascinating tales of city life to Rani and Manai, young girls living in the squalor of a...
Compensation Meant For Rescued Bonded Workers May Not Reach Them. Here’s Why

Compensation Meant For Rescued Bonded Workers May Not Reach Them. Here’s...

Mumbai: Workers rescued from bonded labour will be unable to access compensation because the government has linked the benefit to Aadhar card that most victims...
Bravo! Two Darjeeling Girls Win National Bravery Awards For Busting Cross-border Trafficking Racket

Bravo! Two Darjeeling Girls Win National Bravery Awards For Busting Cross-border...

By Anuradha Nagaraj Darjeeling: Two schoolgirls will be awarded national bravery awards next week for helping police bust a cross-border human trafficking racket, leading to...
Housemaid’s Death In Delhi Raises Serious Concerns Over Widespread Trafficking

Housemaid’s Death In Delhi Raises Serious Concerns Over Widespread Trafficking

By Anuradha Nagaraj Chennai: The death of a housemaid who said she was abused by her New Delhi employers after being lured to the city with...
Rise In Baby Trafficking Cuts Adoption Numbers, Say Government Officials

Rise In Baby Trafficking Cuts Adoption Numbers, Say Government Officials

By Roli Srivastava Mumbai: An increase in baby trafficking is reducing the number of children available for adoption as more couples wait to adopt, government...
Nearly Three-Quarters Of Human Trafficking Victims Women And Girls: UN Report

Nearly Three-Quarters Of Human Trafficking Victims Women And Girls: UN Report

United Nations: A United Nations report has found that nearly three-quarters of all human trafficking victims are women and girls and that trafficked men...
To Prevent Trafficking Of Girls, Fathers In Rural Homes To Be Educated About Risks

To Prevent Trafficking Of Girls, Fathers In Rural Homes To Be...

By Roli Srivastava Mumbai: Fathers in rural India are the target of a new campaign to stop traffickers ensnaring young girls into the sex...
15-Year-Old Girl Calls Up Police To Save Herself From Early Marriage In Karnataka

15-Year-Old Girl Calls Up Police To Save Herself From Early Marriage...

By Anuradha Nagaraj Chennai: Police in Karnataka have rescued a schoolgirl who called them for help after learning she was to be married to...