Human Trafficking
West Bengal  /  Published 13.09.19

Crusade against a curse, frame by frame

Mamoni Chitrakar, a 30-year-old artist from Naya village in the Pingla block of West Midnapore, on Friday presented through a song and her patachitra (scroll painting) the predicament o...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 05.01.19

Anti-trafficking bill nudge to PM

Victims of human trafficking have written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, expressing their support to the anti-trafficking bill and hoping for its early passage in the Rajya Sabha.The Lok Sabha had p...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 10.12.18

Anti-trafficking law must go beyond rehabilitation

Indian politicians are particularly adept at making ordinary citizens wait indefinitely for legislation protecting their rights. Perhaps that is why the prime minister, Narendra Modi, received around ...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 27.10.19

Illegal immigration and human trafficking

Sir — The report, “Police find 39 bodies in truck near London” (Oct 24), sent a chill down my spine. The corpses found included that of a teenager. All 39 were illegal immigrants who had begun t...
By The Telegraph

West Bengal  /  Published 14.03.19

Voice against trafficking

How to raise awareness on campus against human trafficking? How to volunteer and partner with organisations to become a voice against trafficking? These and more such questions will be answered at an ...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta


Opinion  /  Published 08.03.19

The troubled cash transfer scheme for girls

Good intentions cannot, by themselves, solve pressing problems; they must be accompanied by clear thinking and effective execution. This gap between righteous thought and execution seems to be plaguin...
By The Editorial Board

Jharkhand  /  Published 18.01.20

180 pedal against human trafficking

Over 180 youths and children on Saturday took part in a bicycle rally organised in the capital to create awareness against human trafficking, a burning issue in Jharkhand.Organised by a capital-based ...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

North East  /  Published 20.05.19

Rail cops rescue 20 kids in 4 months

Government Railway Police (GRP) superintendent of GRP Hemanta Kumar Das is a happy man. The GRP has rescued 20 children from being trafficked so far this year, his team said on Monday.Last year, the G...
By Abinash Kalita in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 23.11.19

Efforts to prevent human trafficking

Even a spot of good news in dark times seems like a great gift. And the reduction in the numbers of trafficked girls and women in West Bengal is far from being just a spot of good news: it is a barrel...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 09.09.19

Why human trafficking keeps growing

Solving certain problems requires a multi-pronged approach; they will persist if they are viewed through a narrow lens. This was evident in the findings of a recent study on why human trafficking keep...
By The Editorial Board


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