Nationalist Japanese politicians urged the government to revise a 1993 apology over Asian women forced to serve in wartime brothels, saying accounts that tens of thousands of women were forcibly recruited were a "total lie".
Shandra Woworuntu was 25-years-old when she flew to New York from her native Indonesia for what she thought would be an interview for a hotel job, but instead found herself forced at gunpoint into prostitution.
A local court has pulled up Delhi Police for "shielding" and not tracing owners of brothels running in G B Road here and directed the Commissioner to ensure action against those involved in human trafficking and prostitution racket.
Several rounds of tear gas shells
were lobbed and lathi-charge used to control a stone-pelting
mob agitating against an alleged brothel being run from a
local guest house in Gomatipur area in Ahmedabad.