trafficking

Anti Human trafficking unit rescues 25 tribal children in Rajasthan, two brokers arrested

The rescued children are all minors and were being taken to work as bonded labourers in Surat district of Gujarat.

published on : 6th November 2019

Drug trafficking accused trio that escaped Thai court arrested in dramatic shooting

The couple are facing death penalty charges for drug trafficking, although sentences are rarely carried out. 

published on : 6th November 2019

Three arrested for running brothel, trafficking in Kolkata

The three used to run the brothel by procuring and trafficking girls, both minor and major.

published on : 2nd November 2019

17 girls rescued from bus in Odisha, suspected trafficker held

Acting on a tip-off, a police team rescued 17 girls from a bus at Jeypore bus stand and nabbed the 26-year-old man who was accompanying them.

published on : 1st November 2019

Indian couple in Singapore face charges of trafficking involving Bangladeshi women

The prosecutors said the women had very little education and were asked to sign employment contracts which obliged them to pay an exorbitant financial penalty if they chose to terminate the contract.

published on : 24th October 2019

Telangana second in sex trafficking: NCRB data

Among the 384 human trafficking victims who were rescued from the State, 241 were trafficked for 'sexual exploitation for prostitution'.

published on : 23rd October 2019

Human trafficking racket busted, Nepal national held

Luring them with job offers in five star hotels, nine such victims were being taken to Maldives as bonded labourers

published on : 23rd October 2019

Leading US pharma companies go to trial in massive opioid lawsuit

The trial could be the most costly since litigation against tobacco companies in the 1990s, which showed cigarette companies cynically hiding and exploiting the dangers of tobacco for profits.

published on : 21st October 2019

6 Nepali children rescued from traffickers at Indo-Nepal border

All of the children, aged 10 to 13, were trafficked into the Indian Territory from the interiors of Nepal, which shares a border with India at Sitamarhi district of Bihar.

published on : 9th October 2019

Kingpin of drug trafficking racket arrested

Investigation revealed that the parcel, bound for Malaysia, was despatched by a firm named J V Export.

published on : 9th October 2019

11 arrested for human trafficking in Uttar Pradesh; two minors rescued

The arrested used to target minor girls who fled from their houses and are picked up from railway stations.

published on : 29th September 2019

US says China agrees 'full cooperation' against opioid trafficking

US and Chinese officials will now have 'routine conversations' and the Americans will share more specific case data to help their counterparts in China 'better target' drug traffickers.

published on : 26th September 2019

British-Pakistani couple arrested for smuggling 25 kg heroin to UK 

Mohammed Tahir Ayaz, 26, and his wife Ikra Hussain, 20, of Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, could face the death penalty for attempting to smuggle heroin to the UK via Dubai.

published on : 22nd September 2019

IIT aspirants get caught in traffickers’ web; 1 rescued

The boys, who were worried about cracking entrance tests were brought from Kota to B’luru

published on : 22nd September 2019

Five Indian women rescued from sex racket in Nepal

The women were rescued by the police with the support of Maiti Nepal, a NGO which has earlier worked to rescue Nepalese girl.

published on : 20th September 2019
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