Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Deeksha Bhardwaj | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
UPDATED ON JUL 15, 2020 09:13 AM IST
The AHTUs are an integrated task force to prevent and combat the menace of human trafficking. Trained representatives from the police and other departments are part of the unit which was first established in 2007.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Amrita Madhukalya
UPDATED ON FEB 09, 2020 04:08 AM IST
The Trafficking of Persons (Prevention, Protection and Rehabilitation) Bill, which was passed by the Lok Sabha in July 2018 during the last government’s tenure and then lapsed, has been amended to introduce these changes.
Hindustan Times, London | By Prasun Sonwalkar
UPDATED ON NOV 22, 2019 03:41 PM IST
Hindustan Times, JAMSHEDPUR | By Debashish Sarkar
UPDATED ON MAY 17, 2019 02:12 AM IST
Jamshedpur senior superintendent of police (SSP) Anoop Birthare on Thursday ordered a probe into the matter, while an FIR was lodged at the Telco police station here on Wednesday night, as per his order.
Lahore | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON MAY 09, 2019 08:25 PM IST
Over 20 Chinese nationals have been arrested from various Pakistani cities for their alleged involvement in arranging fake marriages of Pakistani women and removing their organs and forcing them into prostitution.
Hindustan Times, Guwahati | By Sadiq Naqvi
UPDATED ON MAY 15, 2019 03:49 PM IST
Rohingya activists in India and Malaysia say both the desperate refugees and the traffickers are using the India-Myanmar border crossings in Manipur and Mizoram for the ”high risk” journey to Myanmar and further on to Thailand and Malaysia.
Hanoi | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON DEC 28, 2018 12:17 PM IST
The men have been accused of violating regulations on protecting “endangered and precious animals” and they confessed to the crime, said a statement posted on Ha Tinh provincial police’s website.
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON NOV 06, 2018 12:47 PM IST
Police and NGOs are taking help of schoolchildren to curb human trafficking in the hill districts of Uttarakhand, officials said. Children form the ground intelligence units of anti-human trafficking units (AHTUs) of the police and NGOs.
Houston | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON OCT 19, 2018 12:29 PM IST
Appointed in July 2015, Minal Patel Davis has made a local impact on human trafficking in America’s fourth largest city from a policy-level perspective and by helped in advancing systems change.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Vatsala Shrangi
UPDATED ON OCT 11, 2018 11:09 AM IST
According to a report filed by the Faridabad Child Welfare Committee (CWC) the girl had developed severe infections after being gang-raped multiple times. She had developed infection on her back and throat as she stabbed and regularly beaten up. The girl was also suffering from bone tuberculosis.
Hyderabad | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2018 08:37 PM IST
A case under various sections related to Passport Act, Immigration Act, besides on charges of Human Trafficking, forgery and cheating, among others, under IPC was registered against the Congress leader.
By Debashish Sarkar, Jamshedpur
PUBLISHED ON SEP 02, 2018 06:34 PM IST
Police have traced 20 of the 30 children missing from their homes and rescued four others and are continuing their search for the remaining 10 kids.
Kathmandu | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON AUG 30, 2018 07:42 PM IST
The BIMSTEC is a regional grouping comprising India, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Bhutan and Nepal. The grouping accounts for 22% of the global population, and has a combined gross domestic product of $2.8 trillion.
Press Trust of India, Chennai | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON AUG 25, 2018 05:00 PM IST
The woman, Nirmala Devi, conspired with two other men to deceive and seduce girl students for sexual exploitation.
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON AUG 01, 2018 03:39 PM IST
According to the DCW, the anti-trafficking operation started at 1 am and continued till 6 am on Wednesday.
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUL 30, 2018 09:20 PM IST
The ministry gave the clarification to UN experts who expressed concern that the bill was not in accordance with international human rights laws.
Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By Surjit Singh
UPDATED ON JUL 31, 2018 01:34 PM IST
Sushma Swaraj terms it serious case of human trafficking, asks Capt to take action against illegal agents
Hindustan Times, Panchkula | By Yuvraj Kaushal
UPDATED ON JUL 26, 2018 10:20 PM IST
Police say he is pimp, lodged complaint after deal with guest house owner went awry
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 26, 2018 10:34 PM IST
The Lok Sabha on Thursday passed a comprehensive law to deal with human trafficking, with Union minister Maneka Gandhi stating that the legislation does not intend to harass sex workers.
Bengaluru, Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 15, 2018 03:56 PM IST
A resident of Handikera had circulated a photo on WhatsApp of the three men distributing chocolates to children and claimed they were child abductors.
Press Trust of India, New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUL 12, 2018 07:44 PM IST
The children were all in the age group of nine to 17 years, officials said, adding that all were boys.
Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By Anil Sharma
UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2018 08:20 PM IST
She claims that around 30 women from Punjab are trapped in prostitution racket in Oman.
Hindustan Times | By Rashid Irani
PUBLISHED ON JUN 02, 2018 05:16 PM IST
A contract killer battles his demons while trying to rescue a teen from a trafficking ring. It sounds gruesome, but this is a moving film executed with incredible restraint.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUN 02, 2018 01:43 PM IST
In the past, warnings have been issued about children from South Asia being trafficked for use as jockeys in the Gulf States’ camel racing industry
Hindustan Times, Panchkula | By Vivek Gupta
UPDATED ON APR 19, 2018 11:26 AM IST
Inmates of Apna Ghar, an NGO-run shelter in Rohtak’s Shrinagar, have accused the in-charge Jaswanti Devi and her family of rape, sexual exploitation and physical and mental abuse.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Moushumi Das Gupta
UPDATED ON APR 12, 2018 08:49 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAR 24, 2018 10:28 PM IST
Chief Justice of India (CJI) Dipak Misra termed human trafficking as the “greatest human tragedy”.