Child trafficking

Woman sells 15-day-old child for Rs 45,000 in UP for husband’s treatment

Woman sells 15-day-old child for Rs 45,000 in UP for husband’s treatment

The incident took place in Mirganj area of Bareilly district in Uttar Pradesh.

Jan 02, 2018, 08:15 AM IST
Lest we forget: The missing children of India

Lest we forget: The missing children of India

More than 2,40,000 children went missing between 2012 and 2017.

Nov 20, 2017, 08:35 AM IST

Maharashtra: One held in a suspected case of child trafficking, 16 kids rescued

One person was arrested from Patna Junction today in a suspected case of child trafficking and 16 children, in the age group of 10-12 years, were rescued while they were being taken to Maharashtra.

Nov 14, 2017, 19:02 PM IST
Schools are no more safe for children: Kailash Satyarthi

Schools are no more safe for children: Kailash Satyarthi

This is the state of affairs and there are many such young children. Even parents are uncomfortable with sending their children to school," he said.

Sep 10, 2017, 17:59 PM IST

Maharashtra govt mulls taskforce to curb child trafficking

 The Maharashtra government will consider setting up a special task force to curb child trafficking, Minister of State for Home Ranjit Pati told the state Legislative Council on Wednesday.

Jul 26, 2017, 19:23 PM IST

Child protection officer arrested in child trafficking case in West Bengal

The CID has arrested the head of a child protection agency in Darjeeling and a member of a child welfare committee on charges of selling babies and children, some to foreigners, through questionable adoption deals.

Mar 04, 2017, 15:21 PM IST

Child trafficking case against Juhi Chowdhury: BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya cries foul

Doubting the West Bengal Government`s investigation against BJP`s women wing leader Juhi Chowdhury`s involvement in child trafficking case.

Mar 01, 2017, 15:59 PM IST

Child trafficking: Two more doctors arrested in West Bengal

Two more doctors alleged to be actively involved in the international child trafficking racket in the state have been arrested by the CID.

Nov 30, 2016, 11:54 AM IST

Minor girl rescued from traffickers

The girl, aged around 15-16 years, recently called up her father using the phone of a man she had been married to.

Nov 27, 2016, 00:22 AM IST

CID arrests another old age home owner, total arrests 16

Tonight's arrest took the total number of persons arrested in case to 16 with seven of them being women.

Nov 26, 2016, 00:54 AM IST

Three arrested for child trafficking

Three persons, including a woman involved in child trafficking and a couple, who bought a child, have been arrested.

Aug 05, 2016, 01:28 AM IST
Child trafficking an abominable crime: Amitabh Bachchan

Child trafficking an abominable crime: Amitabh Bachchan

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who is gearing up for the release of director Ribhu Dasgupta's forthcoming thriller "Te3N", says child trafficking is an "abominable crime and the guilty must be punished".

Jun 06, 2016, 17:16 PM IST

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Feb 09, 2016, 11:25 AM IST

SC asks Centre to set up OCIA for probing child trafficking

The Ministry of Women and Child Development had earlier favoured a comprehensive legislation on trafficking.

Dec 09, 2015, 18:43 PM IST

Raksha Bandhan gift for brother, missing sister traced?

 Ten-year-old Mahesh had no hope of reuniting with his younger sister Mamta, who had gone missing five years back, but this Rakhi brought a pleasant surprise for him.

Aug 29, 2015, 11:48 AM IST

Combating child trafficking through a mobile app

 Struck by the horror of being kidnapped at the age of six, computer engineer Shashank Singh teamed up with a colleague to develop a mobile application that traces lost children and re-unites them with their families.

Aug 09, 2015, 13:09 PM IST

CBI registers case in Kerala child trafficking

More than a year after over 500 children allegedly trafficked in Kerala were intercepted, CBI on Wednesday registered two cases in this regard against four persons on the directions of Kerala High Court.

Aug 05, 2015, 21:35 PM IST

SC asks NALSA to file report on child trafficking

The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the National Legal Services Authority (NALSA) to file its report on measures which can be adopted to curb child trafficking and prostitution and ensure the rehabilitation of victims.

Jul 22, 2015, 22:18 PM IST

Assam sets up dedicated fund for rescue of trafficked children

Assam government on Tuesday announced to set up a dedicated fund for prevention, rescue and rehabilitation of trafficked children.

Jul 21, 2015, 18:15 PM IST

DNA: After Nithari rerun, how safe are children in India?

Ravinder Kumar, a 23-year-old bus cleaner, who was arrested last week from South Delhi on suspicion of killing a six-year-old girl, has made chilling revelations before the city police about how he

Jul 21, 2015, 00:16 AM IST