Women Trafficking

  • Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao suggests stringent laws be made to check portrayal of women trafficking, and female infanticide in films August 29, 2014

    Hyderabad: Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao Thursday asked the state police chief to consider taking action against films and television serials portraying violence against women. The chief minister feels that portrayal of violence and atrocities against women in the movies and television soaps amount to encouraging crime against women and...
  • After bikinis, miniskirts and pubs, spas in Goa on moral radar July 16, 2014

    Panaji: After bikinis, miniskirts and pubs, spas and salons in coastal Goa now find themselves under the scanner of the politicomoral police who are out to take the fun out of the state that is one of India's top tourist draws for its many attractions. Accused by government agencies, rightwing politicians...
  • West Bengal: Man allegedly kills his 10yearold daughter April 28, 2013

    Berhampore: A man and his aide were arrested on Sunday for allegedly killing his 10yearold daughter when she protested his attempts to sell her at Jalangi in Murshidabad district. "Bablu Ghosh and his aide were arrested for strangulating his daughter Rinki Ghosh. Rinki was a student of classIII. Local villagers...
  • Real hero takes women trafficking menace to the reel December 31, 2012

    Sunitha Krishnan, who has fought against women trafficking for years, has now produced a film to create awareness. ...
  • India tops in women trafficking September 10, 2006

    New Delhi: India has emerged as a key destination and transit point for global trafficking of women and girls, a UN report has said. Besides India, other sources of human trafficking are Thailand, Pakistan, China and Cambodia, the United Nations Population Fund report on State of World Population said. "India and Pakistan...