22,949 cases of women exploitation in Chhattisgarh in 4 yrs

As many as 22,949 cases of exploitation of women have been registered in Chhattisgarh in past four years, state Home Minister Ramsewak Paikra informed the Assembly on Wednesday.

Jul 22, 2015, 18:32 PM IST

A different tourism: Voyages to degradation, exploitation

Tourism normally entails travel for relaxation or leisure, to some scenic spot or a place celebrated for its cultural heritage - and generates some splendid literature.

Feb 22, 2015, 11:00 AM IST
Soccer World Cup hosts Qatar still failing migrant workers: Amnesty International

Soccer World Cup hosts Qatar still failing migrant workers: Amnesty International

Qatar`s efforts to prevent the abuse of migrant workers have been "woefully inadequate" since the Gulf state pledged to confront exploitation following an outcry over the 2022 World Cup, Amnesty International said on Wednesday.

Nov 13, 2014, 14:36 PM IST

Love Jihad case: Court grants three days' police custody of Kohli

A local court on Friday granted permission to the police to take Ranjeet Singh Kohli alias Rakilbul Hussain in remand for three days in connection with an FIR filed by his wife Tara Shahdeo, who accused him of deceit, exploitation and torture among others allegations.

Aug 29, 2014, 23:25 PM IST

Pressure on Morocco to end child exploitation after girl`s death

The death of a 14-year-old housemaid abused by her employer has sparked a public outcry in Morocco, giving ammunition to those demanding an end to the exploitation of child workers in the kingdom.

Feb 13, 2014, 09:48 AM IST

Inquiry on into alleged exploitation of Jarawa women

Andaman and Nicobar administration has ordered for a detailed inquiry into the recent media reports, which alleged that the Jarawa tribe women were being sexually exploited by poachers for alcohol and marijuana.

Feb 11, 2014, 15:35 PM IST

J&K Court asks Govt to make scheme for BPL girls

Jammu and Kashmir High Court has asked the state government to formulate a scheme for nearly four lakh girls living below poverty line to enable them to live a dignified life and prevent their exploitation.

Jan 02, 2014, 14:59 PM IST

Nepal recalls envoy after she called Qatar `open jail`

Nepal on Thursday recalled its ambassador to Qatar following a controversy over her remarks calling the emirate an "open jail" for thousands of Nepali migrants who face abuse and exploitation from employers there.

Sep 27, 2013, 00:17 AM IST

Not against nudity, not for exploitation: Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra

He presents his heroines mostly as the girl-next-door with minimal makeup and a simplicity that screams emotions louder than the cacophony of item numbers.

Sep 24, 2013, 09:06 AM IST

Uttarakhand survivors forced to buy paratha for Rs 250, water for Rs 200

Shocking tales of human apathy to the sufferings of Uttarakhand flood victims have come to the fore with some stranded people forced to pay Rs 250 for a `paratha` and Rs 100 for a small pack of chips.

Jun 22, 2013, 15:55 PM IST

Surrogacy `leading to exploitation` of poor Indian women: Report

Foreign couples hiring Indian surrogates is an unregulated industry that is completely dependent on vulnerable women, a report has said.

Apr 13, 2013, 10:52 AM IST

Rohtak shelter home case: Police officer held

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 has been arrested for destruction of evidence, police said Friday.

Jul 06, 2012, 10:52 AM IST

Kerala nurses are being exploited at home

Nurses in Kerala`s leading private hospitals are up in arms and have brought work to a standstill demanding a fair compensation for their hard work.

Dec 16, 2011, 14:32 PM IST

I was sold every few months: Pakistani woman

Recounting a harrowing tale of rape, torture and exploitation, a Pakistani woman who escaped after a year in captivity says she was sold to someone new every few months since being abducted by her husband`s friend.

Feb 02, 2011, 13:05 PM IST

Protect children from exploitation during CWG: NGOs

Over five lakh children in the national capital are likely to succumb to prostitution during the upcoming Commonwealth Games, estimate rights activists.

Jun 11, 2010, 16:14 PM IST

12 cases of exploitation of lady officers in last 3 years

Government today said 12 cases
of exploitation and harassment of women officers have been
registered in the armed forces in the last three years.

Mar 15, 2010, 22:39 PM IST

America has exploited Pak: Zardari

The love-hate relationship between Pakistan and the US has come to the fore again.

Dec 12, 2009, 08:49 AM IST

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