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Panic post Assam riots exposes human trafficking in Goa mines (Goa Newsletter)


August 25th, 2012 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
The North East Association of Goa (NEAG), which was cobbled together by northeastern migrants working here in the aftermath of the Assam riots, has managed to track down, with the help ... Read more...

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US worst human trafficker: Russia


June 26th, 2012 - 2:18 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia has accused the US of being the world's biggest importer of trafficked humansThe Russian foreign ministry said Monday that the US which ... Read more...

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Human trafficker nabbed in Guwahati, 8 girls rescued


May 19th, 2012 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, May 19 (IANS) The Government Railway Police (GRP) Saturday nabbed a human trafficker and rescued eight girls from her clutches here.Sources in the GRP said the eight girls were ... Read more...

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US sanctions Dawood aides Chhota Shakeel, Tiger Memon


May 16th, 2012 - 9:43 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 16 (IANS) The United States has slapped sanctions on Chhota Shakeel and Ibrahim Tiger Memon, two top aides of underworld don Dawood Ibrahim, the alleged mastermind of ... Read more...

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Wanted sex trafficker extradited to Russia


March 31st, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 31 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Russian woman accused of sex trafficking, and on an international wanted list since 2010, has been extradited from Germany to face charges in Russia.Svetlana ... Read more...

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Falak continues to battle for life, three arrested in case (Roundup)


February 2nd, 2012 - 1:11 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) Battered baby Falak Wednesday continued to battle for life with doctors diagnosing blood infection apart from her existing chest and brain infections while police claimed ... Read more...

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Three arrested in Falak’s case as she battles for life (Second Lead)


February 1st, 2012 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) Three people have been arrested by the Delhi Police in the case relating to battered baby Falak, police said Wednesday as the two-year-old continued to ... Read more...

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Bangladesh approves anti-human trafficking law


December 12th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Dec 12 (IANS) The Bangladeshi cabinet Monday approved a new anti-human trafficking law which includes a provision for death penalty for traffickers.The approval came at the regular cabinet ... Read more...

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Child trafficker nabbed in Lucknow, minors rescued


November 30th, 2011 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 30 (IANS) Four children, being taken to Punjab to work as labourers, were rescued from a train in the Uttar Pradesh capital, police said Wednesday. A man has ... Read more...

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Human trafficker held in Chhattisgarh


November 11th, 2011 - 11:02 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, Nov 11 (IANS) A Chhattisgarh man, alleged to be involved in human trafficking, has been arrested with 14 tribal girls and six others from the state's poverty hit Jashpur ... Read more...

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Chinese police recapture top human trafficker


November 11th, 2011 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Kunming (China), Nov 10 (IANS) After two years on the run, a woman accused of trafficking nearly 30 women and children has been recaptured, the authorities said Thursday.Wu Zhenglian, 26, ... Read more...

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Child trafficker held, eight kids rescued


October 24th, 2011 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 24 (IANS) A man from Bihar was arrested and eight children, being taken to Rajasthan to work as labourers, were rescued from a train in Uttar Pradesh's Mirzapur ... Read more...

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37 held in New York for drug smuggling


June 16th, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 16 (IANS/EFE) At least 37 people have been arrested in New York and charged with smuggling cocaine, the state attorney general said.The six-month-long operation was launched by ... Read more...

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Asian passenger held for drug trafficking in Dubai


May 5th, 2011 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, May 4 (IANS/WAM) The authorities at Dubai International Airport have arrested an Asian passenger from Pakistan while trying to smuggle 70 capsules of narcotics hidden in his stomach.Dubai ... Read more...

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Heroin trafficker splurged $1.1 mn on luxuries


March 17th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 17 (IANS) An Australian man, who changed his name to sound like the Italian luxury brand Versace and splurged 1.1 million dollars on luxury cars, designer bags, jewellery ... Read more...

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25 child labourers rescued in Delhi


March 9th, 2011 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) At least 25 child labourers were rescued from shoe-making and embroidery units in the capital, an NGO statement said Wednesday.The children, all in the age ... Read more...

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Chinese men facing trial in Beijing over human organ trafficking


February 11th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Feb 11 (ANI): Two Chinese are undergoing trials at a Beijing court for their alleged involvement in the trafficking of human organ.In the absence of specific offence aimed at ... Read more...

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14-year-old trafficked Manipur girl rescued in Gurgaon


February 10th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Feb 10 (IANS) A 14-year-old girl from Manipur who was trafficked and about to be sold off in a marriage here was rescued by the Gurgaon police, a statement by a ... Read more...

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2,000 Haiti quake orphans sold as sex slaves


January 10th, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 10 (IANS) Over 2,000 children, orphaned after the devastating earthquake in Haiti in January 2010, have been sold as sex slaves by child traffickers, officials said.The Jan 12, 2010, quake ... Read more...

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Mexican drug lord Nazario “El Chayo” Moreno Gonzalez reportedly killed by troops


December 10th, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by BNO News
MEXICO CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Mexican top drug lord Nazario "El Chayo" Moreno Gonzalez, the leader and founder of the powerful "La Familia Michoacana" cartel, may have died Thursday during clashes with ... Read more...

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Karzai’s half-brother lobbied for role in Canadian aid project in Afghanistan


November 29th, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto (Canada), Nov.29 (ANI): Ahmad Wali Karzai, the half-brother of Afghan President Hamid Karzai lobbied aggressively for the contract to provide private security for a Canada-aided project.According to the Globe and Mail,Ahmad ... Read more...

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Jay-Z ‘offers cocaine trafficker pal $50K job’


November 26th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 26 (ANI): Reports are abuzz that Jay-Z has written a letter to a federal judge, offering job to a jailed cocaine trafficker for whom the rapper once worked.Jay-Z offered ... Read more...

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Russian arms dealer Victor Bout arrives in NY after extradition


November 17th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- Russian alleged arms dealer Viktor Bout on Wednesday arrived in New York after being extradited from Thailand where he was imprisoned since March 2008, officials said.On Tuesday, ... Read more...

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Mexico Border Gunmen Kill 8 Officers


September 20th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez, Sep 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The situation in Mexico due to gang wars is deteriorating rapidly. A group of police officers were ambushed by 30 to 40 men in the Mexican ... Read more...

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Mexican massacre policemen go missing


August 28th, 2010 - 6:37 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 28 (DPA) The aftermath of the migrant massacre in northern Mexico continued to unfold Friday as two police officials went missing and the family of the sole survivor received ... Read more...

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Bonded Unites Brosnan With Son, Sean


June 28th, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): James Bond star, Pierce Brosnan, is going to team up with his son Sean in his next film titled Bonded, which is a crime thriller, ... Read more...

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Brosnan teams up with son for Ramchandani’s movie


June 24th, 2010 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 24 (IANS) "James Bond" star Pierce Brosnan is set to star alongside son Sean in the crime thriller "Bonded", which will be directed by Indian-born Mohit Ramchandani. "I want to make ... Read more...

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U.S. State Department updates travel alert for Jamaica after deadly clashes


May 26th, 2010 - 2:12 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The United States on Tuesday updated a travel alert for Jamaica after deadly clashes between security forces and gunmen left at least 30 people dead and more ... Read more...

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Mexican police arrest drug kingpin


April 13th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, April 13 (IANS/EFE) The kingpin of the La Familia Michoacana drug organisation has been arrested in central Mexico, the Public Safety Secretariat has said. Jose Manuel Cuevas Arias was arrested along ... Read more...

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Former child labourers campaign for missing kids


April 7th, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) A theatre group of former child labourers has been enacting short skits and campaigning across Delhi along with an NGO to press the issue of missing kids ... Read more...

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‘King of Heroin’ arrested in Mexico (Lead)


March 26th, 2010 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 26 (IANS/EFE) Mexico's federal police has arrested a man reputed to be the country's biggest trafficker of heroin to the US, the Public Safety Department said. An organisation led by ... Read more...

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American human trafficker arrested in Tijuana, Mexico


February 26th, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by BNO News
TIJUANA, MEXICO (BNO NEWS) – A U.S. national was arrested in Mexico on charges of human trafficking, local state police said Thursday.Gilberto Ortega Rubio, 22, is a wanted suspect in the United ... Read more...

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Newington, CT cocaine trafficker sentenced to five years in prison


February 17th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by BNO News
HARTFORD, CONNECTICUT (BNO NEWS) – A man of Newington, Connecticut was sentenced on Tuesday to five years in a federal prison, followed by four years of supervised release, for conspiring to distribute ... Read more...

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New York cocaine trafficker sentenced


February 13th, 2010 - 4:17 am ICT by BNO News
HARTFORD, CONNECTICUT (BNO NEWS) – A New York cocaine trafficker was sentenced in Connecticut to seven years in federal prison, U.S. Attorney Nora R. Dannehy announced Friday.Jose Rodriguez, also known as “Felo”, ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan in India documentary to be shown on BBC


January 9th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Hollywood diva Lindsay Lohan's Mean Girls documentary focusing on child trafficking in India will be broadcast on BBC Three under "Current Affairs' program, according to reports. Made by BBC Three, its ... Read more...

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