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Once A Sex Slave, 19-Year-Old Finds Freedom In Her 1-Room Mumbai Flat

Once A Sex Slave, 19-Year-Old Finds Freedom In Her 1-Room Mumbai...

Mumbai: On a workday morning in her one-room apartment on Mumbai's outskirts, Sonika packed her lunch box, got dressed in a black shirt and...
Hotel Staff To Be Trained To Spot Signs Of Sex Trafficking

Hotel Staff To Be Trained To Spot Signs Of Sex Trafficking

Mumbai: Hotels in Mumbai and other Indian cities are to train their staff to spot signs of sex trafficking such as frequent requests for...
Human Trafficking A Serious Threat To Humanity: John Abraham

Human Trafficking A Serious Threat To Humanity: John Abraham

New Delhi: Bollywood actor John Abraham called on Monday for governments, charities and the public to step up efforts to curb rising cases of...
Mumbai, A Major Destination For Global Sex Trafficking, Plans To Fight It

Mumbai, A Major Destination For Global Sex Trafficking, Plans To Fight...

Mumbai: Mumbai - often known as the city of opportunities - has emerged as a major destination for global sex trafficking with girls from distant...
Beaten, Abused, Locked Up: Bangladeshi Girls Sex Trafficked To India Narrate Ordeal

Beaten, Abused, Locked Up: Bangladeshi Girls Sex Trafficked To India Narrate...

Pune: On an overcast evening, on a boat criss-crossing a river on the Bangladesh-India border, Payal, 16, hid under a fishing net hoping to...
In Rare Victory, Sex Trafficking Survivor Gets Cash Compensation

In Rare Victory, Sex Trafficking Survivor Gets Cash Compensation

Mumbai: Devi is a bubbly teenager who loves hip hop and belly dancing, and still nurtures her childhood dream to become a doctor, even after...
Sold To Brothel At 6, She’s Now Studying Law To Put Traffickers In Jail

Sold To Brothel At 6, She’s Now Studying Law To Put...

Mumbai: Ishika never thought that being sold by her parents to a brothel in Kolkata at the age of six would inspire her to pursue...
Drop In Sex Trafficking Cases May Mask Real Picture, Say Experts

Drop In Sex Trafficking Cases May Mask Real Picture, Say Experts

Mumbai: India has seen a 70 per cent drop in cases filed under an anti-trafficking law between 2001 and 2015, which experts attribute to a...