Traffickers

Italy arrests ten traffickers over migrant boat deaths

Italian authorities said on Friday they had arrested ten suspected people smugglers in connection with the deaths by asphyxiation of 52 people who had been forced to remain in the virtually airless hold of an overcrowded migrant boat.

Aug 29, 2015, 00:09 AM IST

Man's tweet to Sushma Swaraj saves sister from traffickers in UAE

A 33-year-old Indian aspiring air hostess, who travelled to the UAE to fulfill her dream but was allegedly held captive by traffickers, has been rescued after Sushma Swaraj intervened following her brother's desperate tweet to the External Affairs Minister.

Aug 27, 2015, 21:21 PM IST

Satyarthi urges youth to join in campaign against child labour

Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Tuesday called upon the youth to join him in his "ambitious campaign of protecting 100 billion left out children".

Jul 21, 2015, 19:09 PM IST

Indian nun helping UK police raid brothels run by traffickers

A "a tiny, bird-like nun" from India in the UK has emerged as an integral part of police raids on brothels run by human traffickers here.

Nov 30, 2014, 23:26 PM IST

30 girls rescued from traffickers in Odisha

s many as 30 girls, including minors, have been rescued from the clutches of traffickers in Odisha`s Ganjam and Kandhamal districts, police said on Sunday.

Aug 24, 2014, 14:32 PM IST

BSF rescues minor Bangladeshi girl from trafficker

A minor Bangladeshi girl has been rescued by BSF troops from the clutches of human traffickers in lower Assam`s Dhubri district along the Indo-Bangladesh border.

May 01, 2013, 23:24 PM IST

BSF rescues minor Bangladeshi girl from traffickers

A minor Bangladeshi girl has been rescued by BSF troops from the clutches of human traffickers in lower Assam`s Dhubri district along the Indo-Bangladesh border.

May 01, 2013, 20:19 PM IST

Pakistani traffickers stealing British data

Human traffickers in Pakistan are intercepting information from British-Pakistanis to forge documents to help illegal migrants settle in Britain, a daily said Tuesday.

Jun 19, 2012, 14:25 PM IST

Traffickers, Iran fuel smugglers collide: 9 dead

A car crammed with illegal immigrants collided with
another car loaded with smuggled fuel in southeast Iran.

Sep 22, 2011, 23:29 PM IST

FARC, Taliban are among largest traffickers: US

A top US State Department
anti-narcotics official says Colombia`s leftist rebels and the
Taliban are among the world`s largest drug-trafficking
organisations.

Apr 08, 2011, 00:55 AM IST

China issues red alert to apprehend gang of traffickers

Chinese police have issued a red
alert to detain 10 suspects involved in abduction and
trafficking of children and women, a day after a court
sentenced two people to death for the same crime.

Sep 28, 2010, 15:27 PM IST

Drug traffickers arrested

Two inter-state drug traffickers
were arrested on Wednesday with smack worth Rs fifty lakh.

Sep 01, 2010, 23:55 PM IST

Traffickers kill two police near Iran-Pakistan border: IRNA

Drug traffickers killed two
policemen in a clash near the Pakistani border in southeastern
Iran, the state news agency IRNA reported on Friday.

Mar 19, 2010, 22:39 PM IST

Human traffickers having links with Pak nationals arrested

A 44-year-old woman and her
associate, allegedly running a human trafficking racket with
the help of three Bangkok-based Pakistanis, were arrested in
the national capital, police said today.

Mar 12, 2010, 21:51 PM IST