A-certificate obstructs 'Mardaani', Rani wants to re-certify it
A-certificate obstructs 'Mardaani', Rani wants to re-certify it

  Actress Rani Mukerji, who is enjoying the success of "Mardaani", Tuesday said that on behest of viewers and NGOs she will send the film to the censor board for re-certification.

No specific issue of child exploitation reported: Kerala Govt

Kerala Government informed the High Court that so far no specific issue of child exploitation had been reported by any authority in the case relating to the trafficking of 588 children from Jharkhand, Bihar and West Bengal.

Child trafficking: Orphanage seeks impleadment in PIL

Complaining that police questioning was causing mental agony to their inmates, a Muslim orphanage facing charges of child trafficking on Monday moved Kerala High Court to implead them in a PIL, seeking a CBI probe into a case relating to bringing of over 580 children from eastern states.

Child trafficking: LDF walkout in Kerela assembly

CPI(M)-led LDF opposition on Monday staged a walkout in the Kerala Assembly after its notice for an adjournment to discuss alleged procedural irregularities involved in bringing a large number of children to orphanages in the state from eastern states like Jharkhand, was rejected.

Child trafficking: Over 100 kids from Jharkhand to be sent home

As many as 123 children from Jharkhand, allegedly trafficked to Kerala for being taken to orphanages, will be sent back home on June 9.

Child trafficking: IUML resents move against orphanages

IUML, a key partner in Kerala`s ruling Congress-led UDF, on Monday came out strongly against the Home Department and Child Rights Commission for running down orphanages managed by Muslim religious outfits in the context of alleged trafficking of children from eastern states.

Jharkhand officials confirm child trafficking to Kerala

A team of officials from Jharkhand today confirmed that over 500 children brought to Kerala last week from eastern states were victims of child trafficking.

China detains more than 1,000 in baby trafficking crackdown

Chinese police have detained 1,094 people and rescued 382 infants in a nationwide crackdown on four online baby trafficking rings, state media said on Friday, as criminals prey on citizens yearning to escape strict population curbs.

Chinese doctor sentenced to death for child trafficking

A Chinese female doctor was today given a suspended death sentenced for selling seven babies to human traffickers, a case that drew massive public outcry against the growing menace of child trafficking.

Chinese court sentences doctor to death for child trafficking

A Chinese obstetrician in the country`s northwestern Shaanxi Province was today sentenced to death with a two years` reprieve for trafficking seven babies.

Kukunoor`s `Lakshmi` was wrapped within Rs.5 crore

Filmmaker Nagesh Kukunoor, known for making sensible films on a moderate budget, continues the trend with `Lakshmi`, about human trafficking and child prostitution.

`Lakshmi` story needed to be told: Shefali Shah

Actress Shefali Shah, who will be seen playing a prostitute in director Nagesh Kukunoor`s `Lakshmi`, says the film`s story is such that it has to be told.

Terrific if Salman Khan endorses `Lakshmi`: Nagesh Kukunoor

Filmmaker Nagesh Kukunoor says if Bollywood star Salman Khan will endorse his next film `Lakshmi`, it will be `terrific` for the cause highlighted in the movie.

Be fair to my `Lakshmi`, Kukunoor urges censor board

Filmmaker Nagesh Kukunoor wants the Censor Board to see his film `Lakshmi`, based on human trafficking and child prostitution, in the context in which it has been made.

Survey to help tackle kids` malnutrition, trafficking: UN official

With inadequate data on the numbers of children trafficked for labour and sexual exploitation, India and Unicef are conducting a survey across the country to create a baseline for addressing these issues, a UN official said Friday.

Six children being trafficked to Gujarat rescued in Udaipur

Six children, who were allegedly being trafficked to Gujarat to work there as labourers, have been rescued by Udaipur police with the help of an NGO.

Nigeria frees 16 women in latest `baby factory` raid

Nigerian police have raided a home and freed 16 pregnant young women who were allegedly being forced to have babies to be offered for sale for trafficking or other purposes, police said Thursday.

Delhi govt sets up panel to curb child trafficking

The Delhi government on Wednesday set up a high-level committee to curb child trafficking in the state.

CPI opposes proposal to lower age of consent

Opposing proposal for lowering age of consent for consensual sex from 18 to 16, CPI said it will encourage child marriage and open a pandora`s box of social anomalies like trafficking of children.

Eight Nepalese children rescued from border town in Bihar

Eight Nepalese children who were allegedly sent to Mumbai to work as labourers were rescued from Raxaul on the Bihar-Nepal border, police said.