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India to criminalize sex buyers to choke...

India to criminalize sex buyers to choke...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 15 2018

Campaigners say that anti-trafficking efforts will not work as long as police fail to target people who...

Anonno Mamun released from Malaysian...

Anonno Mamun released from Malaysian...

Showtime

Fri, Jan 12 2018

According to the 'Most Welcome' director, Malaysian police detained him purely out of suspicion

Officials: Delhi 'godman' may have trafficked,...

Officials: Delhi 'godman' may have trafficked,...

South Asia

Wed, Dec 27 2017

Calls to the main ashram seeking comment were not returned

Malaysian police runs sting operation...

Malaysian police runs sting operation...

Showtime

Tue, Dec 26 2017

Malaysian police had Anonno on their radar for a very long time and baited him into revealing himself,...

Bangladeshi filmmaker Anonno Mamun arrested...

Bangladeshi filmmaker Anonno Mamun arrested...

Showtime

Mon, Dec 25 2017

Actor and model Nirob said the group is unsure about what transpired, but confirmed that Anonno was not...

Zero tolerance for traffickers

Zero tolerance for traffickers

Editorial

Tue, Dec 19 2017

Rooting out traffickers and unscrupulous middlemen right here in Bangladesh is the most pragmatic and...

Women being trafficked 'legally' in...

Women being trafficked 'legally' in...

Bangladesh

Mon, Dec 18 2017

Many women are lured to the Middle Eastern countries with promises of good jobs

Dreams  turned to dust

Dreams turned to dust

Editorial

Thu, Oct 19 2017

As we provide aid and shelter to the Rohingya, let us not forget that so many Bangladeshis live in desperation...

India kicks off world's largest march...

India kicks off world's largest march...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 12 2017

Children in India face a barrage of threats ranging from human trafficking, sexual violence and early...

Bangladeshi woman sold for Rs1 lakh...

Bangladeshi woman sold for Rs1 lakh...

Crime

Fri, Sep 8 2017

The victim was raped, and held captive in two different locations

Who took them?

Who took them?

Crime

Wed, Aug 30 2017

Missing ones return, but say nothing

Foreign minister urges businesses to...

Foreign minister urges businesses to...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Aug 26 2017

A total 4.5 billion people of the world’s population are covered under the Bali Process

Global leaders commit to eradicating...

Global leaders commit to eradicating...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Aug 25 2017

The forum, launched last year to expand public-private partnership to eradicate these crimes, saw participation...

Trafficking victims detained in India...

Trafficking victims detained in India...

Bangladesh

Mon, Aug 21 2017

The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) has called for an immediate investigation into all such...

Escape from houses of pain in Saudi...

Escape from houses of pain in Saudi...

Crime

Mon, Aug 21 2017

'I was told I would be working at a house in Al-Qassim with a large family'

71 women and children tortured in Khulna...

71 women and children tortured in Khulna...

Crime

Mon, Aug 14 2017

247 cases, including charges of murder, rape, robbery, arms, human traffiking and narcotics, were filed...

An evil with too many victims

An evil with too many victims

William Lacy Swing

Sun, Jul 30 2017

Human trafficking is real, and we need to fight it

NHRC chairman demands action against...

NHRC chairman demands action against...

Law & Rights

Sat, Jul 29 2017

'According to police, only 30 convicts have been given life imprisonment so far out of 3500 human trafficking...

Eight found dead in Texas truck in suspected...

Eight found dead in Texas truck in suspected...

North America

Sun, Jul 23 2017

The US Department of Homeland Security was involved in the investigation into what happened

Thai general, politicians held guilty...

Thai general, politicians held guilty...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Jul 19 2017

Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, head of the ruling junta, asked Thais not to blame the trafficking...

Growing number of Bangladeshi women...

Growing number of Bangladeshi women...

Crime

Thu, Jun 29 2017

South Asia is the fastest-growing region for human trafficking in the world