Red-light area

Boy from red-light area set to train at Manchester United

From the dark by-lanes of Kolkata`s red-light area to the training arena at the world renowned Manchester United Football Club, it has been a roller-coaster journey for young Rajib Roy, who is set to fly to Old Trafford for a 15-day training stint.

Apr 24, 2014, 16:20 PM IST

Sex workers elated with voting rights

Sex workers living in Delhi`s infamous G.B. Road red-light area Thursday came out in good numbers to cast their vote.

Apr 11, 2014, 00:54 AM IST

Girl from red-light area in Mumbai flies to the US for studies

For 18-year-old Shweta Katti, who grew up as the daughter of a devdasi in the infamous red-light area of Kamathipura in the city, getting scholarship to study in the US is a dream coming true.

Aug 04, 2013, 22:36 PM IST

GB Road struggles to keep a dying history alive

Romanticised in reel and reviled in real, mujra dancers in the capital`s red-light area
are fighting a losing battle to keep a once celebrated art

Feb 07, 2011, 10:38 AM IST

Will Reema Kagti shoot new film in red-light area?

The rather unnecessary curiosity over Reema Kagti`s new project comes entirely from Aamir Khan`s presence in the film.

Jan 06, 2011, 15:54 PM IST