Human Trafficking

Students to campaign against drug abuse, human trafficking

Students from the city colleges organised themselves into smaller groups to step up the campaign against, among other issues, drug abuse, ragging, …

Legal Services

Stormy Daniels Bust Part Of Larger Human Trafficking And Prostitution Investigation

Stephanie Clifford, whose stage name is Stormy Daniels, was arrested early Thursday morning “as part of a long-term investigation into allegations of …

Stormy Daniels

Top Trump team meets Mexico's incoming president in effort to repair ties

A team of top Trump administration officials traveled to Mexico City on Friday to meet the country’s next president and try to repair strained relations in a largely symbolic visit after nearly two years of diplomatic discord with America’s southern neighbor.<p>Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo met …

Politics

How Samaritan House became Hampton Roads' resource for human trafficking victims

VIRGINIA BEACH<p>Robin Gauthier, the executive director of Samaritan House, doesn't usually man the nonprofit's hotline, but last January she was …

Hampton Roads

Two arrests after complaint of human trafficking

A man and woman in their 20s are facing a total of 11 charges related to human trafficking.Ottawa police said on Friday the arrests relate to …

Human Trafficking

Calderdale human trafficking victim 'branded by gang'

<b>Police carrying out human trafficking raids found a woman who had been branded to show she would "forever be the property" of a gang.</b><p>Two 17-year-old boys were also discovered during the four-day West Yorkshire Police operation targeting eight businesses in Calderdale.<p>Police said neither boy has …

West Yorkshire

Human Trafficking Widespread in Global Fishing Industry

The U.S. Department of State has released its 2018 Trafficking in Persons Report, an annual publication that provides a global overview of the nature …

El Salvador

Police charge Ottawa man and woman in human trafficking investigation

An Ottawa man and woman, both in their 20s, are facing criminal charges of human trafficking after being arrested by local police on Friday.<p>Police …

Canadian News

Orange’s human-trafficking crisis shelter at capacity

Orange County’s first crisis shelter for human-trafficking victims is full — and advocates say that’s a good thing.<p>It means vulnerable women are …

Homelessness

Review: A beautiful revival of The King and I still raises questions of appropriation

• <b>The King and I</b>• <b><br>Written by</b> Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II• <b><br>Directed by</b> Bartlett Sher• <b><br>Starring</b> Jose Llana, Elena Shaddow and Q Lim<br>• At the Princess of Wales Theatre in Toronto until Aug. 12<p>rating<p>No matter how you square it, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s <i>The King and I</i> is a problematic product of the …

The King and I

Cops release racy details of Stormy Daniels arrest

Police in Ohio claim they arrested Stormy Daniels during her performance at a strip club early Thursday as part of a “long term” human-trafficking …

News (U.S.)

Robots will lead to more human trafficking, slavery, report says

The rise of robot manufacturing will dramatically alter the labor market in southeast Asia and result in a spike in human trafficking, slavery and other labor abuses, according to a report released Thursday.<p>The "Human Rights Outlook 2018" report from corporate risk-analysis consultancy Verisk …

Human Rights

Human trafficking: Court sentences Delhi-based placement agency, intermediary to 10 years RI

A district and sessions court at Jashpur in Chhattisgarh has sentenced two persons accused of human trafficking to 10 years of rigorous imprisonment …

India News

Human trafficking victims facility funded by Hue Jackson’s foundation set to open

Getty Images<p>Browns coach Hue Jackson raised $30,000 for his foundation when he jumped into Lake Erie and that money has gone toward the construction …

NFL

Study abroad — at any age

Honolulu or Havana? The world is full of travel opportunities that are more than enjoyable — they can be transformational. By getting out of your …

El Salvador

Swiss court jails Thai woman in human trafficking case: report

The regional Bern court ruled that the 58-year-old, whose name was not released, was guilty of human trafficking, as well as promoting prostitution, …

Switzerland

Dark Foreboding: Is the American Democratic Experiment Over?

<i>"Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold;<br>Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world<br>The blood-dimmed tide is loosed, and everywhere<br>The ceremony of</i> …

Liberal View

Five hunger myths

Our global editorial team of 46 journalists and 150 freelancers covers the world’s under-reported stories at the heart of aid, development, women’s …

Myths

7 suspected human traffickers nabbed, 2 girls rescued

<b>Ghaziabad, July 11:</b> The Howrah Police, with the help of their Ghaziabad counterpart, has arrested seven suspected human traffickers and rescued two …

Crime

Judge won't revoke bond for alleged sex offender

A judge denied a request to revoke an alleged sex offender’s bond Monday after government officials discovered he was serving as a volunteer coach …

Crime

Trump Administration Defunds Legal Services for Survivors of Sex Trafficking

<b>Why Global Citizens Should Care</b><i>Gender equality is one of the UN’s Global Goals, and protecting victims of sex trafficking is essential to the</i> …

Activism

India’s sweeping anti money laundering agenda comes under scrutiny

<b>Money laundering and abuse of sophisticated financial instruments have come under increasing scrutiny from regulators. However observers warn</b> …

World News

Human Trafficking Film to be Screened at Library

Slavery-fighting organization A21 to Sponsor it Through Local Woman's Involvement<p>Worldwide slavery-fighting organization A21 will be sponsoring a …

Humanity

Prosecutors sponsoring Kansas human trafficking conference

Federal, state and local prosecutors are sponsoring a two-day conference on human trafficking next week in northeast Kansas.<p>U.S. Attorney Stephen …

Civil Rights

Human traffickers face mother's wrath in court

Gauteng - As the case against two men suspected of being members of a human trafficking syndicate enters its final stretch, the pair have had to face …

Human Trafficking

Private school founder in North Carolina pleads guilty to human trafficking

A North Carolina woman who set up a private school in Charlotte admitted Monday that she was guilty in a case involving human trafficking.<p>Federal …

Crime

Pregnant Cambodian women charged with surrogacy and human trafficking

Thirty-three pregnant Cambodian women hired to act as surrogate mothers were formally charged with surrogacy and human trafficking offences.<p>The women, who were arrested last month when police raided the illegal business, were charged on Friday at the Phnom Penh municipal court under a law that …

World News

How Libya holds the key to solving Europe's migration crisis

<b>The European Union wants to set up migrant "reception centres" in North Africa to process the thousands of Africans trying to reach Europe. This has been rejected by Libya, where people-smuggling networks once controlled by former strongman Muammar Gaddafi, are now able to operate freely, writes</b> …

Africa

Pence Calls Out Dem Leaders For Trying to Abolish ICE

Vice President Mike Pence demanded during an address to the agency’s employees that Democrat political leaders stop attacking Immigration and Customs …

Immigration

More than one in four human trafficking victims in Canada under 18

A new Statistics Canada report suggests the majority of human trafficking victims in Canada are women and girls younger than 25, while most of the …

Canadian Politics