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Thailand Breaks World Record for Largest Mass Massage


August 31st, 2012 - 8:36 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Bangkok, Aug 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Thailand has just broken the world record for the largest mass massages. The country now has a Guinness world record to prove that it is the real ... Read more...

Posted in Thailand, Thailand Tourism |

Accused child pornographer runs in by-election


August 21st, 2012 - 8:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Manitoba, Aug 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 43 years old, Darrell Erwin Ackman, is alleged to via for a political seat and yet he is being accused of several faults that include sexual ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Legal aid is a right of an accused, rules apex court


August 10th, 2012 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court has said that an accused getting free legal aid was a matter of right and no distinction could be made in upholding ... Read more...

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Rape victim’s mother released from Chinese labour camp


August 10th, 2012 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 10 (IANS) A woman sent to a labour camp in central China's Hunan province after petitioning for justice for her daughter, who had been raped and forced into ... Read more...

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Casino revenue could fund Goa’s old age homes: Parrikar


August 8th, 2012 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Aug 8 (IANS) The casinos of Goa could now fund old age homes, among other social initiatives of the state government, said Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar in the state ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

China acts against foreign prostitutes


August 1st, 2012 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 1 (IANS) Authorities in the Chinese capital have been urged to stem the entry of foreign sex workers following the arrest of four such women in a downtown ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Not encouraging the sex trade, says SC


July 27th, 2012 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday sought to allay the impression as if it was endorsing prostitution by modifying its July 19, 2011 order on the central ... Read more...

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Argentine province offers prostitutes airfare to go home


July 24th, 2012 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, July 24 (IANS/EFE) The central Argentine province of Cordoba is offering prostitutes airfare to return home, even to other countries, after passing a law to close brothels as ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Beijing police crack down on prostitution


July 13th, 2012 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 13 (IANS) Launching a crack-down on prostitution, Beijing police have detained 660 suspects while raiding 180 hair salons and foot massage parlours being used as prostitution fronts.Beijing ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Thousands of British kids vulnerable to sex abuse


July 3rd, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 3 (IANS) Thousands of vulnerable children are being dumped in British care homes surrounded by sex beasts, a report has claimed.Some homes are specifically targeted by abusers, says ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indian jailed in Dubai for forcing woman into sex trade


June 25th, 2012 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, June 25 (IANS) A 20-year-old Indian has been sentenced to three years in jail in Dubai for luring a 31-year-old Indian woman to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

French minister seeks end of prostitution in Europe


June 23rd, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 23 (IANS) French minister for women's rights Najat Vallaud-Belkacem wants to organise a conference of experts on how to abolish sex trade and human trafficking in Europe, The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Two Kyrgyzis running online escort, drug racket arrested


June 23rd, 2012 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 22 (IANS) Two Kyrgyz nationals, including a woman, were arrested Friday for running an escort racket and peddling drugs over the Internet, police said.Valentina Shoal, 29, and Alimullah ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hathaway happy with short hair


June 13th, 2012 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 13 (IANS) Actress Anne Hathaway, who got rid of her long locks to play Fantine in "Les Miserables", says it wasn't a problem getting rid of her ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Six Uzbek women held for prostitution (Lead)


May 30th, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) Six women from Uzbekistan have been arrested here for prostitution, police said Wednesday.The women, including a pimp identified as 33-year-old Gulnaaz, were caught Tuesday. They ... Read more...

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Six rescued from Delhi’s red light area


May 29th, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) Two girls and four young women who were forced into prostitution have been rescued from the capital's red light area, Delhi Police said Tuesday.They were ... Read more...

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Topless protest at Euro 2012 trophy display


May 13th, 2012 - 2:32 am ICT by IANS
Kiev, May 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A topless female protester attacked the trophy to be awarded at Euro 2012 and knocked it to the floor at an exhibition in the Ukrainian ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Hillary cites Mamata meeting among ‘remarkable experiences’ in India


May 11th, 2012 - 10:28 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 11 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton recalled two "remarkable experiences" in India, including a meeting with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Benerjee to focus on ... Read more...

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Italian priest jailed for sex crimes against minors


May 4th, 2012 - 9:32 am ICT by IANS
Rome, May 4 (IANS/AKI) A Catholic priest in Italy has been sentenced to almost a decade in prison for sexual violence against minors.A court in the northwest city of Genoa ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Prostitution scandal: Secret Service agent identified


April 28th, 2012 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 28 (IANS) The Secret Service agent at the centre of the prostitution scandal - during US President Barack Obama's visit to Colombia - has been identified as ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Obama never in danger from Secret Service scandal: Official


April 26th, 2012 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 25 (IANS) US President Barack Obama was never in danger because of a prostitution scandal involving Secret Service agents during a trip to Colombia, a top official ... Read more...

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Woman forced into prostitution by husband ends life


April 16th, 2012 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) A 40-year-old Delhi woman committed suicide by setting herself ablaze after her husband tried to force her into prostitution, police said MondayAccording to police, Shahzadi, ... Read more...

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Obama’s security detail accused of misconduct (Lead)


April 14th, 2012 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 14 (IANS) A dozen US Secret Service agents assigned to Colombia's Cartagena port city ahead of President Barack Obama's arrival for an Americas summit were sent ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Hathaway cuts hair for ‘Les Miserables’


April 9th, 2012 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 9 (IANS) Actress Anne Hathaway has reportedly shortened her long brown locks for her role of a sex worker in the upcoming movie "Les Miserables".The 29-year-old was ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Child abusers, drug dealers as teachers in Britain!


March 26th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 26 (IANS) A number of convicted paedophiles, drug dealers and violent thugs were among over 4,000 criminals who applied for jobs in Britain as school teachers in ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Over 15,000 Chinese women, 8,000 kids rescued in 2011


March 10th, 2012 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 10 (IANS) Over 3,000 gangs involved in human trafficking were busted across China last year, and more than 15,000 women and 8,000 children rescued by police, the government ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Four minors rescued from Delhi brothel


March 1st, 2012 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) Four minor girls - all residents of Maharashtra - were rescued from a brothel in Delhi, police said Thursday.The girls aged between 15-17 years were ... Read more...

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For natural cleaning, call this firm


March 1st, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 1 (IANS) A company in South Africa offers a variety of services from cleaners to accountants, but with a twist. Their staff will turn up at a customer's ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Woman, three held for husband’s killing


February 11th, 2012 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) A 29-year-old woman was arrested along with her paramour and two others for killing her husband who tortured her and forced her into prostitution, police ... Read more...

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Baby Falak showing signs of improvement: Doctors


February 10th, 2012 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) Abandoned at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) for over three weeks, two-year-old battered baby Falak has been taken off the ventilator as ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Falak case: Two accused have prostitution racket links


February 9th, 2012 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) A driver and tailor arrested here earlier this week in the baby Falak case were involved in a prostitution racket for a long time and ... Read more...

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Battered baby case: Two more arrested


February 8th, 2012 - 1:27 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) Two more people have been arrested in the case of battered baby Falak, who is currently fighting for her life in a city hospital, police ... Read more...

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Tamil actress held for prostitution


February 5th, 2012 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Feb 5 (IANS) A Tamil actress was arrested from a five-star hotel in this Maharashtra city for her involvement in prostitution, police said here Sunday.Caroline Mariya, 22, was arrested ... Read more...

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Another woman arrested in baby Falak case (Lead)


February 2nd, 2012 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) A woman has been arrested for forcing into prostitution the 14-year-old girl who brought battered baby Falak to hospital, police said Thursday. This is the ... Read more...

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Baby Falak’s chances of survival bleak: Doctor


February 2nd, 2012 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) The chances of two-year-old Falak surviving are bleak, a doctor closely monitoring the condition of the battered baby at the All India Institute of Medical ... Read more...

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