UN Secretary-General Ban Ki- moon said that the World Day for Social Justice comes at a pivotal moment for people and the planet, adding that this year` s commemoration focuses on the scourge of human trafficking and the plight of approximately 21 million women, men and children in various forms of modern slavery.
The Slavery Express that transports daughters to hell starts from Ranchi. All of the trafficked girls are kept as unpaid domestic helps or sex slaves across India. Watch the whole story in today's episode of DNA.
The Centre has proposed to set up 150 special investigative units on a pilot basis, in some of the most crime-prone districts in the country to probe grievous offences against women, particularly rape, dowry harassments, acid attacks and human trafficking.
Two days after a boat carrying nearly 600 migrants was seized in the Bay of Bengal near Bangladesh`s southeastern border with Myanmar, two separate cases have been lodged against the human traffickers, police said on Wednesday.
The Delhi High Court has refused to drop criminal proceedings in a trial court against a former IFS officer in a case of alleged corruption and trafficking of 8 people to Germany in 2005, saying it would be inappropriate to quash the trial in the midway for want of valid sanction.
Internationally-renowned Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has been roped in as an ambassador for Interpol's ‘Turn Back Crime’ campaign to promote awareness on how everyone can play a role in preventing crime.