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Surkshit Bachpan Surkshit Bharat' Campaign kick starts – Daily Pioneer
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Surkshit Bachpan Surkshit Bharat' Campaign kick starts – Daily Pioneer

With an aim to end the social menace of child marriage in region, Hazaribagh Deputy Commissioner Nancy Sahay initiated a campaign of child marriage free India in all the anganwadi centers, schools, panchayat and other institutions in the district. In the presence of Deputy Commissioner Sahay a pledge was taken to make India child marriage free and…

Malawian police arrest ex-president's stepson on human trafficking charges
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Malawian police arrest ex-president's stepson on human trafficking charges

Malawian police have arrested the stepson of former President Peter Mutharika in connection with the discovery last month of a mass grave, which contained 30 bodies believed to be those of illegal Ethiopian immigrants. Tadikira Mafubza who is a son of former President Peter Mutharika’s wife, turned himself in to police, according to the Malawian…

NBI-7 readies human trafficking raps against former cop, another man | Cebu Daily News
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NBI-7 readies human trafficking raps against former cop, another man | Cebu Daily News

Some of the 19 female massage therapists who were rescued from two massage therapists that allegedly offer extra service in Mandaue City last Friday, November 25. | Paul Lauro CEBU CITY, Philippines — Large-scale human trafficking charges will be filed on Monday against a former policeman and another man, who are owners of separate massage…

IFFI 2022: ‘Fatima’, a documentary on human trafficking screened at the International Film Festival of India – The Hindu
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IFFI 2022: ‘Fatima’, a documentary on human trafficking screened at the International Film Festival of India – The Hindu

Fatima, a documentary by Sourabh Kanti Datta on the rescue and rehabilitation of trafficked sex workers was screened at the 53rd edition of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI). The film narrates the story of the tumultuous life of the eponymous Fatima Khatun, who was married to a pimp at age 9 and became…

Ghislaine Maxwell’s appeal is in jeopardy as her estranged husband refuses to pay her $2million legal bill
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Ghislaine Maxwell’s appeal is in jeopardy as her estranged husband refuses to pay her $2million legal bill

Ghislaine Maxwell’s estranged husband could be putting her appeal in jeopardy   Scott Borgerson, 46, has been accused of failing to pay $900,000 in legal bills He has also been accused of failing to provide $1m to challenge her conviction  Maxwell’s friends fear he could be delaying their divorce and accessing her cash By Daphne Barak For…

Inside a U.S. and Colombian operation to bust human traffickers – NBC News
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Inside a U.S. and Colombian operation to bust human traffickers – NBC News

On the border between Colombia and Panama, where migrants wait to make their way through the dense and sometimes deadly jungle of the Darien Gap, Americans from the Department of Homeland Security are teaming up with Colombian National Police to take down human smugglers before they can lead migrants north. Migrants camp along the beaches…

Organ Harvesting: Abuja Hospital Exonerates Self from Viral Allegation
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Organ Harvesting: Abuja Hospital Exonerates Self from Viral Allegation

Onyebuchi Ezigbo in Abuja An Abuja-based medical outfit, Alliance Hospital and Services Limited, has rejected an allegation that it carried out kidney transplant on a minor who is below 18 years. In the said video which had gone viral online, a young man alleged that Alliance Hospital harvested a kidney from a 17-year-old boy and…

32 per cent women experience violence in Pakistan: UNFPA – Daily Times
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32 per cent women experience violence in Pakistan: UNFPA – Daily Times

Violence against women is one of the most prevalent human rights violation across the globe as it is a life-threatening health and protection issue. According to the statistics, 32 per cent of women have experienced violence in Pakistan. Half of these women never sought help or told anyone about the violence they had experienced. Gender-based…

Malawi Police Arrest Four More People Over Ethiopians' Mass Grave
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Malawi Police Arrest Four More People Over Ethiopians' Mass Grave

BLANTYRE, MALAWI — Police in Malawi have arrested four more people in connection with a mass grave uncovered last month with 30 bodies believed to be Ethiopians who had immigrated illegally and are believed to have suffocated to death. A stepson of former President Peter Mutharika was the first arrested in connection with the grave…

How universities on Cyprus have joined the human trafficking game – InfoMigrants
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How universities on Cyprus have joined the human trafficking game – InfoMigrants

 By Sertan Sanderson Published on : 2022/11/25 The Republic of Cyprus is battling with a migrant influx which is overwhelming the small EU country’s resources. Now, a dubious higher education scheme in the north of the island has been found to be among the factors responsible for the trend. Human traffickers meanwhile are lining their…