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Asian brothers convicted of grooming schoolgirls for sex


August 9th, 2012 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) Two Asian-origin brothers have been found guilty by a British court of grooming teenaged schoolgirls for sex and selling them as prostitutes.Ahdel Ali, 24, groomed a ... Read more...

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Finish probe in three months, Kerala court says


August 8th, 2012 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Aug 8 (IANS) The Kerala High Court Wednesday directed the government to ensure that the probe against former chief minister V.S. Achuthanandan's son in an alleged land deal ended ... Read more...

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Shelter home exploitation: cop held for destroying evidence


July 6th, 2012 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Rohtak (Haryana), July 6 (IANS) The Haryana police officer heading the probe into the sexual exploitation and physical and mental torture of inmates at the Apna Ghar shelter home here ... Read more...

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Asian Muslim brothers groomed teenage girls for sex


July 5th, 2012 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 5 (IANS) Two Muslim brothers of Asian origin have been charged with grooming a pair of teenage girls for sex and persuading them to work as prostitutes for ... Read more...

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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...

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Chitrangda tries Madhuri’s ‘Sailaab’ act


June 4th, 2012 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 4 (IANS) Actress Chitrangada Singh, who has been part of off-beat cinema, has done her first item number for Shirish Kunder's "Joker" and says it is inspired ... Read more...

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Gang jailed for paedophile tours to Moldova


May 30th, 2012 - 6:30 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 30 (IANS) Members of a gang that organised paedophile sex tours to former Soviet state Moldova have been sentenced to up to 21 years in jail, RIA Novosti ... Read more...

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Pakistani gang jailed for raping 50 white British girls


May 9th, 2012 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 9 (IANS) Nine members of a gang - eight Pakistanis and one Afghan - have been sentenced to jail for a combined 77 years by a British court ... Read more...

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Indian held in South Africa for human trafficking


May 7th, 2012 - 10:09 am ICT by IANS
Cape Town, May 7 (IANS) Six people including an Indian have been arrested for their alleged involvement in the trafficking of at least 47 victims in South Africa, a media ... Read more...

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UN launches anti-human trafficking drive in Portugal


April 14th, 2012 - 10:29 am ICT by IANS
Lisbon, April 14 (IANS) A United Nations' public awareness campaign against human trafficking has been launched in Portugal.Organised by the UN Office on Drugs and Crimes (UNODC), the drive was ... Read more...

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Mexico a huge producer of child porn: Official


January 26th, 2012 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Jan 26 (IANS/EFE) Mexico is one of the world's biggest producers of child pornography, and is also a source, transit and destination country for people involved in sexual ... Read more...

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CBI sets up anti-human trafficking unit


January 4th, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) To keep tab on human trafficking and abductions across the country, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has set up an anti-human trafficking unit, a ... Read more...

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Ashram owner held in Rajasthan, charged with sexual exploitation


January 4th, 2012 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 4 (IANS) Rajasthan police have arrested the owner of an 'ashram' on charges of sexually exploiting children belonging to poor families, police said Wednesday.Ram Singh, 35, the owner ... Read more...

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Cabinet approves ILO guidelines for domestic workers


September 30th, 2011 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) The union cabinet Friday approved a proposal to place before parliament the International Labour Organisation's (ILO) guidelines for providing a better environment to domestic workers.The ... Read more...

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UN presented petition against sex trafficking signed by 7 mn


September 29th, 2011 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) A petition containing over 7 million signatures from all over the world urging governments across the globe to take urgent action to stop the sex ... Read more...

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Body Shop to fight human trafficking in India (With Image)


June 29th, 2011 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) The Body Shop India and international NGO ECPAT will be presenting over 300,000 petitions against human trafficking to the central government this July."We have never ... Read more...

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Voting for Purnia by-poll under way in Bihar


June 25th, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 25 (IANS) Voting in the by-poll to the Bihar assembly from the Purnia constituency was peacefully under way Saturday amid tight security, officials said."The poll process is ... Read more...

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Further probe ordered into Kerala’s family suicide case


June 20th, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, June 20 (IANS) The special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court here Monday ordered the agency to conduct a further probe into the Kaviyoor suicide case where five members ... Read more...

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10 Britons arrested for grooming underage girls for sex


June 14th, 2011 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 14 (IANS) Ten men have been arrested in Britain on charges of running a racket that trained underage girls for "sex parties", Sky News reported.Following a three-month investigation, ... Read more...

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India ratifies UN Convention against Organised Crime


May 13th, 2011 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) India has ratified the United Nations Convention against Organised Crime, and its three protocols, which aims at combating trafficking, migrant smuggling and illicit trafficking in ... Read more...

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Russian woman to be extradited from Spain for trafficking


May 5th, 2011 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Russian woman, Lyudmila Nesterova, accused of trafficking women for sexual exploitation, will be extradited from Spain Thursday, the Russian interior ministry's interpol national ... Read more...

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One in five working women sexually exploited in China: Survey


May 4th, 2011 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai/Beijing, May 4 (IANS) A survey has revealed how unsafe it is turning out for the women in China to work at offices, with one in five women respondents admitting ... Read more...

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Brit police hid sexual abuse of 60 girls by Asian takeaway workers for political correctness


April 8th, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 8 (ANI): British police had hidden facts about at least 60 schoolgirls being groomed for sex mainly by Asian staff at fast food outlets in Blackpool, for reasons of political ... Read more...

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Meghalaya approves tourism code


March 8th, 2011 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, March 8 (IANS) In a bid to ensure that Meghalaya remains a safe tourist draw, the cabinet Tuesday approved a voluntary code of conduct for all stakeholders.The code seeks ... Read more...

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‘Nadunisi Naaygal’ an unimpressive show by star director Menon (Tamil Movie Review)


February 20th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
By Aravindan DI Film: "Nadunisi Naaygal"; Cast: Sameera Reddy, Veera, Ashwin and others; Director: Gautham Vasudev Menon; Producer: Photon Kathaas; Cinematography: Manoj Paramhamsa; Editor: Antony; Art Director: Rajeevan; Rating: ** 1/2Menon, who floated ... Read more...

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Asian gang forced UK girls into sex for food, booze, phone top-up


January 24th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 24 (ANI): The Asian gang in UK, that has been arrested, is said to have forced six schoolgirls to sell sex in return for food, booze and mobile phone top-ups.Nine ... Read more...

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Child sex trafficking in UK on the rise with younger victims being groomed


January 17th, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 17 (ANI): A survey has found that trafficking of British children around UK cities for sexual exploitation is on the rise with some as young as 10 being groomed by ... Read more...

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More Asian sex predators held in Britain


January 12th, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 12 (IANS) In a massive crackdown launched across Britain amid reports about Pakistani-origin men preying on white girls, police have busted another gang of nine men, including eight Asians, for ... Read more...

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Nine Asian men held in child sex grooming case


January 11th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 11 (IANS) Nine Asian men have been arrested in Britain on suspicion of being involved in grooming white teenage girls for sex, Sky News reported Tuesday.The suspects - aged between ... Read more...

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EastEnders confirms sex exploitation plot, Whitney Dean all set to steal the show


January 10th, 2011 - 8:33 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The producers of EastEnders and the charity organization, Comic Relief have been working alongside for sometime now and now they have confirmed that a special episode ... Read more...

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It’s not me in Nityananda sex video: Actress Ranjita


December 31st, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bangaore, Dec 31 (IANS) Tamil actress Ranjitha Friday denied that she was the woman in a sex romp video involving self-styled godman Nityananda Swami."I am not the woman in the video," Ranjitha ... Read more...

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Now, Nepali women to work in Gulf countries


December 13th, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Dec 13 (ANI): Nepal has approved Terms of Reference (TOR) prepared by its Ministry of Labour and Transport Management (MoLTM) giving a green signal to Nepali women to work as domestic ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks’ founder Julian Assange’s rape case gets murkier


December 9th, 2010 - 11:50 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): Are the sexual assault charges against Julian Assange really true or is he being framed? As more details surface, the case gets murkier by the minute.Assange is currently ... Read more...

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Anuradha Koirala Awarded With “Hero Of The Year” By CNN


November 27th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Anuradha Koirala has been awarded with the "CNN Hero Of The Year Award". Her achievement once again proved to the patriarchal society of Nepal, that the ... Read more...

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Safety of women BPO employees inadequate, say activists


November 25th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) Security of women employees of call centres remains inadequate even after repeated instructions issued by Delhi police to BPOs in the national capital region (NCR), women activists ... Read more...

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