Child trafficking on the rise: UN

One in three victims of human trafficking worldwide is a child, many of them subject to sexual exploitation or forced labour, a UN report said Monday.

SC expresses concern over arrest of trafficked girls on charge of prostitution

Expressing concern over the trafficking of girls for prostitution, the Supreme Court on Thursday said the practice of arresting them on the charge of indulging in flesh trade should stop as instead of being accused many of them are the victims of the social malady.

British Muslims seek action against child abuse in UK

British Muslims have sought actions against those responsible for the sexual exploitation of at least 1,400 children by gangs mainly of Pakistani origin in the country.

Colombian woman files complaint of sexual exploitation against Rajasthan man

A Colombian woman, who had earlier accused a Rajasthan resident of duping her of USD 50,000, has now filed a complaint of sexual exploitation against him.

HC refuses to cancel Kanda`s bail in air hostess suicide case

The Delhi High Court Monday refused to cancel the bail granted to former Haryana minister Gopal Goyal Kanda, accused of abetting the suicide of a former air hostess.

Minor student raped by teacher in Chamoli

A minor girl was allegedly raped by her school teacher in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand, police said on Saturday.

No bail to teacher who eloped with his student

Madras High Court Friday refused to grant anticipatory bail to a Tamil teacher who eloped with his 10th standard girl student.

Geetika Sharma suicide case: Police oppose bail plea of Gopal Kanda

Delhi Police on Tuesday opposed in a court here the bail plea of ex-Haryana minister Gopal Goyal Kanda, an accused in airhostess Geetika Sharma suicide case, saying he could influence the witnesses whose statements are yet to be recorded during the ongoing trial.

Inquiry on into alleged sexual exploitation of Jarawa women

Andaman and Nicobar administration has ordered for a detailed inquiry into the recent media reports, which alleged that the Jarawa tribe women were being sexually exploited by poachers for alcohol and marijuana.

Rajasthan IAS officer accused of sexual exploitation

A first information report was Saturday registered against a senior IAS officer here on the basis of a complaint filed by a 22-year-old girl who accused him of sexual exploitation after promising her help to clear the civil service exam, police said.

AAP adopts Visakha guidelines on sexual exploitation

Aam Aadmi Party on Monday said it adopted Vishakha guidlines, set by the Supreme Court, and formed a committee to look into possible cases of sexual exploitation in the party.

Six convicted for sexual abuse of children at Thane orphanage

3 years after sexual exploitation of mentally retarded children in orphanage in neighbouring Thane district came to light, the sessions court here on Thursday convicted six persons including a woman.

PIL demands CBI probe into Asaram Bapu case

A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) was on Wednesday filed in Rajasthan High Court seeking a CBI probe into the allegations of sexual exploitation against self- styled godman Asaram Bapu.

Students protest against sexual exploitation at Jammu shelter

Scores of physically-challenged students on Monday took to the streets protesting against the alleged sexual exploitation of five mentally-challenged girls at a shelter here.

SP leader, 3 others booked for sexually exploiting 20-yr-old

An FIR has been registered against Samajwadi Party district secretary and three others for allegedly sexually exploiting a girl.

Woman alleges man of sexual exploitation in UP

A woman on Saturday alleged a man of sexually exploiting her for over two years, police said.

Girl accuses ex-lover of sexually exploiting her

26-year-old girl from Rishikesh alleged that her boyfriend for years exploited her sexually on the pretext of marrying, but finally spurned her as his family refused to accept their relationship.

Two govt officials arrested on sexual exploitation charges in Jharkhand

Two government officials were arrested in connection with a sexual exploitation case in Deogarh, the police said here.

Minor gives birth to child in Dehradun

A 14-year-old gave birth to a child in a hospital here with her family alleging that she was sexually exploited by a man known to them.

Five complaints of sexual exploitation against TTEs in 2012

Five complaints related to sexual exploitation of women in trains were registered against TTEs and one against police personnel in 2012, the ministry of Railways said on Friday.